Balsam Lake in Ontario is a nature lover's paradise with beautiful lakes and hiking trails. Fully-equipped lakeside cabins allow you to enjoy all the comforts of a modern home. The tranquil and idyllic location is perfect if you need to refuel your batteries.
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More than a quarter of the vacation rentals Balsam Lake are pet-friendly, which makes it a convenient vacation destination for pet owners. Most pet-friendly vacation rentals in Balsam Lake are cottage. Moreover, they cost, on average, $1,001. You will also find different accommodation options if you would like to stay near the city centre, as a few of the pet-friendly accommodations are less than 2 mile away from the centre of the city (0).
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Art and Culture Near Balsam Lake
Apart from splendid nature, Balsam Lake and its surroundings have a lively artistic and cultural scene. There are plenty of museums, theatres, galleries, and other historical sites within easy reach of Balsam Lake which can be enjoyed throughout the year.
For example, the Kawartha Lakes Arts and Heritage Trail is an ideal way to meet local producers and artisans, and to sample local produce while learning about local history. The trail will bring you to local art galleries and historical monuments. You can also choose to include a theatre venue in the evening like some extra entertainment.
For fans of live music and theatre, the region has a lot to offer. The Globus Theatre in Bobcaygeon and the Academy Theatre in Lindsay are great places to catch local performances, while the Bobcaygeon Music Council Theatre hosts regular concerts, from classical music to rock and pop.
Alternatively, head to the towns of Lindsay and Omemee where you can enjoy a self-guided walking heritage tour. A handy audio-guide will give you historical insights and local knowledge as you walk through the quaint streets of these lake-side towns.
Excursion Destinations Near Balsam Lake
For nature lovers, cottage rentals at Balsam Lake provide immediate access to a wealth of outdoor activities suitable for various levels of fitness. Walkers and hikers will appreciate the many miles of nature trails, which can be explored on foot, horseback, skis, or with a bike or snowmobile.
Balsam Lake Provincial Park has two hiking trails, Lookout Trail and Plantation Trail. Both make for relatively easy walking and offer multiple idyllic vantage points to take in the spectacular scenery. You can also venture farther out to the Kawartha Trans Canada Trail or Victoria Rail Trail, which provides for more adventurous hiking.
There are also a variety of water sports on offer at Balsam Lake, ranging from fishing and swimming to kayaking and canoeing. Keep a look out for the local fish species such as Walleye, Muskellunge, and Bass.
Balsam Lake and its surroundings welcome several yearly festivals and fairs, mostly in the months of August and September. These festive occasions are the perfect opportunity to get in touch with the local, rural life and traditions.
For example, try the Bobcaygeon and Kinmount Fairs. Just a short drive away from Balsam Lake, these fairs attract visitors from the whole area. With a large range of fun entertainment such as animal shows, parades, demolition derbies, and tractor pulls, these fairs always make for a good time.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the typical price of a vacation home Balsam Lake?
The starting price for House rentals or Apartment rentals Balsam Lake is $198 per night.
What is the typical availability of House rentals Balsam Lake?
We found 15 vacation homes Balsam Lake available for your next trip.
What are the most popular vacation home amenities Balsam Lake?
Many travellers are searching for internet, TVs, and yards when booking a vacation home Balsam Lake.
How many House rentals and Apartment rentals can I find Balsam Lake?
Balsam Lake has 15 House rentals and Apartment rentals available to book.
Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals Balsam Lake?
Yes, there are 2 pet-friendly vacation rentals Balsam Lake, with an average nightly price of $1,001.
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