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This new bus tour in Ottawa doesn't end when the streets fill with snow and it will take you sightseeing around the capital region this winter.

Cobblestone Tours has a winter tour in Ottawa on a vintage red trolley bus that runs until April 30. It will take you to 11 tourist sites in the downtown area as you listen to entertaining and informative history.

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If you're looking for fun winter adventures around Ottawa but your wallet is still hurting from the holidays, there are a number of free activities that you can enjoy.

The iconic Winterlude festival is back in person for the first time in three years plus there are snow-covered sledding hills and icy trails to glide along around Ottawa. Here are six free things to do in Ottawa this winter.

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If you're looking for scenic places to skate around Ottawa this winter then you’ll want to check out this enchanting ice trail that winds through a forest of evergreens and it is open for the season.

Patinage en Foret in Lac-Des-Loups has a 3-kilometre ice trail that feels like you're gliding through a winter fairytale. Ice conditions are typically posted daily on the trail's Facebook page so you know what to expect. The site is open daily, weather permitting.

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Get ready to bundle up because this snow park near Ottawa has a ton of winter activities to enjoy including an Austrian-style luge.

Parc de Montagnes Noires de Ripon is about an hour away from Ottawa and it's the ultimate winter day trip. You can snowshoe, fatbike or cross-country ski along winter trails, hike to a snowy lookout, and go snow tubing and luge sledding.

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You can have a truly Canadian winter experience with these two new outdoor adventures in the Ottawa region.

You can spend the day dog sledding through a gorgeous winter landscape as well as snowshoeing to a frozen waterfall or go on a starlit snowshoeing tour that ends with dinner.

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