Our Cottages in Haliburton, Ontario
Not all GPS systems have correct coordinates for addresses in the Haliburton County region. EG: Mapquest and Google Earth now do but, LIVE does not. If directions you receive from a GPS-based directional system take you to Trapper's Trail do not use them as it is 45 minutes to the east of our actual location!!
From Toronto (NEW: See new GPS directions at bottom of page)
FROM TORONTO, take Hwy 404 north to Newmarket. Exit on Davis Dr. east to Hwy 48. Follow Hwy 48 north until it meets Hwy 12, go north on 12 to Durham highway 48. Take Durham highway 48 east to Coboconk. Pass County Rd. 35 and take Hwy 35 N. to Minden DO NOT turn onto County Rd 121 south to Kinmount. Take Cty. Rd. 21 (formerly 121) east toward Haliburton Village for approximately 14 km. until you reach Wigamog Rd.
Directions from Ottawa
Take Highway 17 to Highway 60 at Renfrew, follow highway 60 to highway 132 (very short distance on #60 so watch carefully). Follow 132 until it joins #41. Continue on 41 to Denbigh. At Denbigh turn onto #28. Follow #28 past Bancroft to Highway #118 (formerly 121). Turn toward Cardiff and follow Hwy 118 to Haliburton Village. Be careful to watch for road signs and 118 makes several turns. Turn left at the stoplights in the village of Haliburton on to Cty. Rd. # 21 (formerly 121). Continue on 21 west toward Minden for 6 km from Haliburton Village. Turn left onto Wigamog Road, then stay right and follow for 2.7 km to Willow Beach Cottages. If you miss the first entrance to Wigamog Road, there is a 2nd entrance about 3 km. further on. From the 2nd entrance, turn left and follow for approximately 3 km. to Willow Beach Cottages.
Directions from Toronto using GPS coordinates:
FROM TORONTO, take Hwy 404 north to Newmarket (GPS: 44 04 04 N by 079 25 14W). Exit onto Davis Dr. and travel 9.1 km east to Hwy 48 (GPS: 44 05 36 N by 079 18 38 W). Follow Hwy 48 north for 45.3 km to Hwy 12 (GPS: 44 22 24 N by 079 06 29 W), go north on 12 for 12.9 km to Durham highway 48 (GPS: 44 28 56 N by 079 08 53W). Take highway 48 east for 36 km to Coboconk (GPS: 44 3949N by 078 48 07 W). Take Hwy 35 N. to Minden (A county road numbered 35 turns off before Coboconk -- DO NOT take this) Proceed to GPS 44 56 16 N by 078 42 44 W and turn onto County. Rd. 21 east toward Haliburton Village. (DO NOT take 121 toward Kinmount) Travel approximately 14 km. until you reach Wigamog Rd (GPS: 45 00 35 N by 078 36 22W). (DO NOT TURN ONTO KASHAGAWIGAMOG RD). Turn right and proceed for 3 km. to our entrance. If you miss the 1st entrance to Wigamog Rd., there is a second one approx. 3 km. further on. From the 2nd entrance turn right, stay right, & drive for 2.7 km. to Willow Beach at 1626 Wigamog Rd.