Barrie has more fun and more runs than anywhere in Ontario! Barrie's ski destinations are situated in the heart of Ontario's natural snow belt, and feature state-of-the-art snow-making facilities to ensure a powder-perfect experience. Barrie's ski hills are great for both the veteran adventure-seeker wanting more time on the hills than in line-ups, as well as new skiers and families wanting to experience winter at its best.

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Horseshoe Resort

1101 Horseshoe Valley Rd. Comp 10
Barrie, Ontario L4M 4Y8
Tel: 705-835-2790
Toll-Free: 1-800-461-5627


At Horseshoe, there’s adventure waiting 52 weeks a year just an hour north of Toronto. Whether you’re here for an inspired meeting at our Conference Centre or a romantic getaway, there’s a whole world of things to do! Only 15 minutes north of Barrie! You don’t have to go far to have fun!


When you stay at Horseshoe, there's a feeling of warmth and hospitality that greets you from the moment you arrive. Step into our newly renovated,spacious hotel rooms offering 4 different, well appointed room styles or choose one of our 2 bedroom Slope Side Condo units. Visit the Shizen Spa at Horseshoe and experience tranquility that calms the mind, body and soul. Full services, pure zen.


Feel the Rush with 29 ski runs, 304 feet of vertical rise, 5 lifts, 2 magic carpets and a new Terrain Park. Horseshoe will deliver all the excitement you can handle! While you’re here, come and try Cross country skiing. With 35kms of double track set machine groomed trails, we offer some of the best Cross Country trails in Canada. Open 7 days a week: 9am - 9pm.


Horseshoe Resort’s Kids Korral is the perfect place for your child to learn to ski or Snowboard! Kids Korral is offered 7 days a week during the Winter season for ages 3 - 12. 


Slopeside Adventures 
– Come visit Ontario’s outdoor play ground! The Adventure Park features a 32 foot Climbing wall, 2,075 ft Zip Line, Ridgetop Mini Golf, Red Horse Mining, Red Horse Maze, Obstacle course, Lil’ Climbin’ Boulder, Pony Play Fort and Downhill Mountain Biking! Get your kicks starting May long weekend with Slopeside Adventures at Horseshoe!

 Hummer Tours - Take a ride on the wild side with Horseshoe Hummer Tours. Come and experience the beautiful and rugged terrain as your driver delivers an expert demonstration of the Hummer's capabilities. Each tour lasts one hour and can accommodate 11 people comfortably with seat belts.

Tree Top Trekking Treetop Trekking at Horseshoe Resort is Ontario's original aerial game and zip line park. Spend an adventure filled day climbing and zipping from tree to tree! In addition to treetop aerial courses, Treetop Trekking also has a giant 1,000 ft zip line, Night Treks, and Team Building programs for corporate groups, school trips and teams. During your day being Tarzan, you will be accompanied by a team of friendly and experienced guides that will ensure you have fun in a safe environment. Must be 9 years of age 55 inches tall.

Segway Adventures – Begin with a 10-15 minute training session before starting your guided tour through the scenic forest on two wheels! 

Snow Tubing – Our Tube Park features 5 chutes to fly down and a new magic carpet to whisk you back up fast! Click here for hours and rates.

Yamaha Riding Adventures – Experience Off-Road Motorcycling, ATV Thrills, Snowmobiles and more. With endless kilometers of natural trails through the rugged Horseshoe Valley Forest, riders will encounter a wide range of challenging terrain on their guided tours. Come experience the hills and valleys, snow peaks and grassy meadows, mud and gravel pits and much more! 

Lake Horseshoe - Horseshoe Resort has grown again, opening a man-made lake at the base of the ski hill. Lake Horseshoe is now officially open! The new lake brings swimming, a sandy beach and waterfront activities to the resort. Lake Horseshoe will be beneficial to the resort all year round, adding 12 million gallons of water for snowmaking in the winter season.


Horseshoe Resort offers two distinctly different 18-hole golf experiences. Choose from the Horseshoe Valley Course for an unforgettable experience in a woodland setting or the unique challenges of the Horseshoe Highlands course, rated one of the top 50 of all public and resort courses across Canada by The Globe and Mail. Check out our 10-acre driving range to warm up for a big game or just to stay on top of your game. 


With a variety of dining options available we have something for whatever mood you're in. The Last Yard is a cafe style restaurant that offers light snacks and a modest menu. Located at our Horseshoe Highlands Clubhouse the restaurant is a favorite for locals and golfers alike, open during summer months only. The Inn Steakhouse is a new dining location with a full selection of entrees, salads, and appetizers all prepared under the award winning, culinary direction of Executive Chef Dylan Tulloch. The Crazy Horse Restaurant is pub style and is perfect for families with a fun-filled atmosphere, friendly service and casual food. Enjoy lunch, dinner or drinks on the patio or by the fire with winter views of the slopes and summer views of the Horseshoe Valley Golf Course. Shoe Brew is our coffee shop that offers lattes, mocha's, espresso's and all the classics to keep you warm in the winter! During the winter months the cafeteria is opened and offers soups, sandwiches, chili, pizza, snacks and more.

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