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Our Calabogie Summer Adventure Guide

Our Guide to Summer in Calabogie

Dive into adventure with endless hiking trails, exhilarating biking paths, and serene paddling spots. After a day of exploration, cool off with a refreshing swim and indulge in local flavors at charming restaurants, breweries, and cafes. Discover the perfect balance of adventure and relaxation at our Calabogie Cabins.

Located just one hour from Ottawa in the heart of the Ottawa Valley, you’ll find our Wren, Starling and Finch cabins. These cozy micro cabins are suspended above Calabogie Lake, nestled in the forested grounds of Calabogie Peaks Resort (home to the tallest ski mountain in Ontario). This means premium access to some of the best multifaceted trail networks in the province. 

Grab your sense of Summer adventure to complete our Top 5 Things to Do in Calabogie during your Cabinscape stay!


Summer in Calabogie is biking season! With its top-notch trail systems, this destination offers endless excitement for cycling enthusiasts.

At Calabogie Peaks Resort, the Peaks Village Trail System awaits. With a mix of single and double track trails catering to all skill levels, from novice to expert, riders can find their perfect route.

For those seeking an extra thrill, the Eagle’s Nest Trail System delivers stunning vistas and rugged terrain. Intermediate to advanced riders will relish the challenge and be rewarded with breathtaking views from the Eagle’s Nest Lookout.


Welcome to the ultimate hiking destination! Calabogie boasts some of Ontario’s finest trails, catering to adventurers of all levels. Whether you’re a beginner or seasoned hiker, there’s an exciting trail waiting for you to explore in Calabogie.

Our favourites include:

Manitou Hiking and Snowshoeing Trail:
Length: 9 km
Difficulty: Medium
This trail features three spectacular mountain top vistas and follows ancient glacial spillways, offering diverse scenery and linking to other trails like Lost Valley Trail and Skywalk Trail

Madawaska Nordic Trails:
Length: 18 km
Difficulty: Easy
Originally cross-country ski trails in winter, these trails transform into easy hiking and mountain biking routes in summer, winding through picturesque forest landscapes with gentle ups and downs, providing a visually interesting and fun outing

Eagle’s Nest Lookout:
Length: 1.5 km
Difficulty: Easy
This trail is an easy 1.5 km hike along an old logging road, gradually uphill, leading to a spectacular lookout atop a 120-meter cliff. It also offers a geocache for those equipped with GPS, making it a perfect spot for both beginners and geocaching enthusiasts.


Calabogie offers culinary delights for every taste, from charming cafes with abundant natural light to cozy pizza joints and elegant fine dining establishments. Here are a few of our favorites:

Oh-El-La Cafe: Serving up artisanal coffee and delectable baked goods in a cozy atmosphere

Calabogie Pizzeria: laid-back vibes and mouthwatering pizzas crafted for take-out perfection. PS: The deep-fried cheese curds are a must try!

Canthooks Restaurant: Featuring breathtaking views of Calabogie Lake and a menu highlighting seasonal flavors and regional ingredients

Calabogie Brewing Co.: Handcrafted brews and a laid-back atmosphere combine to create the perfect spot for beer enthusiasts to unwind and socialize


At our Calabogie Cabins, fun is just steps away from your doorstep. Guests can enhance their stay with access to the resort’s amenities by purchasing a Resort Day Pass, available for purchase at the front desk of Calabogie Peaks Resort. For $29 per person or $89 per family, your Day Pass includes…

  • Access to the Private Beach Club
  • Unlimited golf, tennis and boating (canoes, kayaks, pedal boats and paddleboards)
  • Access to hotel pool & hot tub, showers, day lockers & Exercise Room Facilities
  • Nightly bonfires


Need a break from all that Summer fun? Retreat to your cabin for some well-deserved rest & relaxation.

Imagine lounging on your private deck with a captivating book, gazing up at the starry sky, enjoying the warmth of the sun, or simply taking a well-deserved nap.

Embrace the laidback vibe —after all, that’s the beauty of immersing yourself in nature

Our Calabogie Cabins

  • Wren Cabin
    Wren Cabin
    From: $179.00
  • Starling Cabin
    Starling Cabin
    From: $179.00
  • Finch Cabin
    Finch Cabin
    From: $179.00