Welcome to Algonquin Highlands

Located on the western side of the Haliburton Highlands, life here provides a wide variety of year-round activities and events as well as an engaging and relaxed lifestyle. Pristine lakes offer fishing, boating, swimming and sparkling sunsets. Our trails, complete with maps and guidebooks, provide endless beautiful vistas, waterfalls, canoeing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, cycling and snowmobiling. Arts and heritage are alive and well with museums, galleries and quaint small town shopping. Algonquin Park is nearby, as are dozens of resorts, rental cottages and B&Bs.

Recent News

    • May

      15

      HALIBURTON/STANHOPE AIRPORT WATER NOW OPEN

      Algonquin Highlands residents are advised that water is now available at Stanhope Airport. Upgrades to the water system have included the addition of a water softener and fine filtration. Water shall ... Read more »

    • Feb

      08

      2016 Interim Tax Due Dates

      The 2016 Interim Tax bills have been mailed and the due dates are March 18th and May 13th, 2016.... Read more »

    • Feb

      01

      Township Talk Newsletter - February 2016

       The February 2016 edition of the Township Talk newsletter is now available. Click the link above to view it in PDF format, or watch for it with your tax bill, going out in the mail next week.... Read more »

    • Jan

      11

      Stanhope Skating Rink OPEN January 12

      The Stanhope Skating Rink at 1095 North Shore Road will be open January 12. Enjoy!... Read more »

    • Jan

      08

      Dorset Waste Disposal Site - Now Open

      The Dorset Waste Disposal Site is now open.  The regular winter hours are in effect.  Clear bags are still required for household garbage, and blue box recyclables are to continue to be sort... Read more »

    • Dec

      14

      NOTICE: Change in Disposal Fees For Construction/Demolition Waste and Shingles

      Effective January 1, 2016, disposal (tipping) fees for construction/demolition waste and shingles at all Township of Algonquin Highlands Waste Disposal Sites will be as follows:Construction/Demolition... Read more »

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