Find a trail and get outside this winter
By Andrew Wagner-Chazalon
From spring to fall, the trails of Muskoka Lakes can be busy spots. The crowds vanish when winter arrives, but the trails remain where they always were. Just because the weather has cooled and there’s snow on the ground, doesn’t mean you have to stay inside.
An hour or an afternoon spent hiking, snowshoeing or skiing any of these trails can be a terrific way to get some much-needed winter exercise. Top it off with a drink or a meal at one of the many restaurants in the area, and you’ve got the makings of a perfect mini getaway. If you have a particular after-spot in mind, though, be sure to call ahead: many restaurants close their doors for all or part of the winter season, and most of the rest adjust their hours…