Canadians are built a little tougher, with a penchant for winter activities most don’t share. After all, to be the birthplace of hockey, you have to be tougher than the rest. Grab your parka and your touque and get outside to enjoy your winter RV vacation in Canada.
Something for the Snow Bunny or the City Slicker
Looking for something to do this Winter? Canada is home to a variety of winter destinations that won’t leave you short on activities, whether you’re a nature adventurer or you prefer to enjoy it from the sidelines.
Ski Canada in Whistler, BC
This popular winter spot in Canada’s Rocky Mountains is Canada’s most famous ski destination, with challenging slopes and a wide variety of accommodations. Be aware: because of the popularity of Whistler, it’s advised that you book your trip early, since hotels fill up quickly!
Whistler, British Columbia
Niagara Falls, ON
If you’ve never experienced the breathtaking sight of the falls in the winter, it’s time you did. In addition to a variety of family-friendly activities, Niagara-on-the-lake is also home to an annual Icewine Festival, which is a popular event for those who enjoy this sweet dessert-style wine.
Tucked away far in the Northern corner of Manitoba is Churchill, a lovely town home to polar bears and the Northern Lights. If you want to experience the raw beauty of the Canadian wilderness, Churchill is it.
Polar Bear, Churchill, Manitoba Winter in Quebec City, Quebec
Quebec City, Quebec
When you visit Quebec City, you’ll be transported to old world France. QC is home to the world-renowned Hotel de Glace – an ice hotel, as well as the Quebec Winter Carnival, held annually in February.
If you’re looking for something to do that doesn’t involve the snow, Vancouver is the place to go. Here you’ll find plenty of museums and entertainment, as well as world-class dining and shopping. Vancouver has something for everyone.
Winter Sunset, Vancouver BC Overlooking Banff, Alberta
Banff National Park, Alberta, BC
Enjoy this quaint mountain village, home to plenty of skiing and the picturesque Lake Louise. You’ll be surrounded by Canada’s natural splendor in this quintessential Canadian getaway.
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Here you’ll find the Brookvale Winter Activity Park, a prime family destination for all things winter--from snowshoeing, to tobogganing.
Love to ice skate? You’ll find plenty of ice skating opportunities in Canada’s capital. History buffs will find plenty of historic sights, along with great museums and all sorts of cuisine.
Ice Skating on the Rideau Canal, Ottawa, Ontario
Whether nature lover or super shopper, Canada has something to offer everyone all winter long. Plan your Canadian winter RV getaway now.