ATV rider on a muddy forest trail.

Discover the Best Backcountry ATV Trails in Ontario

atv trails in ontarioElk Lake Wilderness Lodge, located along the banks of the serene Montreal River, has evolved into one of the premier snowmobiling and fishing hubs north of Toronto. But don’t forget about our seemingly endless backcountry ATV trail system. Riders of all ages and skill levels flock to our peaceful retreat to discover some of the best countryside thrills in the province. While we’re just a short ride from many of the most popular ATV trails in Ontario, most groups choose Elk Lake because of its tranquillity, uncrowded forest pathways, and, of course, our first-rate hospitality.

Exciting Backcountry ATV Trails in Ontario

As summer subtly transforms into autumn, we gleefully welcome hundreds of ATV enthusiasts to our rustic Elk Lake lodging. Not only will your crew enjoy quick, easy access to some of the muddiest, quietest ATV trails in Ontario, but we have insider knowledge about the area’s best overlooks, picnic locales, and wildlife hotspots. We don’t want to give away any of these secret locales—simply ask Mary-Jo, Rodger, or Liz about their favourite day-trips upon arrival!

ATV Ontario!

Many of our guests visit us all the way from the Greater Toronto Area to take an extended break from hectic schedules, stressful workplaces, and busy streets. But our growing ATV community has annual “members” from near and far. Whether you’re travelling from Thunder Bay, Ottawa, or somewhere in-between, you’ll never forget your week spent blazing through these Northern Ontario ATV trails.

Elk Lake Perks

There are literally dozens of reasons why Elk Lake Wilderness Resort has become one of the best Canadian vacation spots. To ensure that your well-deserved ATV getaway to Elk Lake, Ontario, is nothing short of flawless, we’ve compiled ten unique perks to a late-summer or fall vacation.

  1. atv trails in ontarioWood-fired sauna
  2. Access to over 1,000 kilometres of groomed ATV trails in Ontario
  3. Warm, hand-delivered meals
  4. Complimentary do-it-yourself breakfasts
  5. On-site repair shed
  6. Riverfront fire pits
  7. Sensational walleye and pike fishing
  8. Montreal River-view decks
  9. Guided hiking adventures
  10. Homemade pizza recipes

Premier Northern Ontario Lodges

During autumn’s peak, riders will have the rare opportunity to ramble along some of the most vibrant backcountry ATV trails in Ontario. We still have vacancies in September, so act fast before they’re all gone—we’re expecting spectacular fall foliage this season! Our rustic, inexpensive two and three-bedroom cabins were built to accommodate large families and groups. So, give us a call today at 705-679‑4041 to ask about potential guided (or self-guided) ATV tours in Ontario.