Haliburton County

Haliburton County is a large area in the heart of Ontario’s cottage country defined by elevated rocky outcrops, beautiful lakes, and charming towns. Homes here offer the best in country recreation and comfort with all the services and amenities for living year round

Haliburton County Real Estate Stats

Average Price $969K
Lowest Price $990
Highest Price $10M
Total Listings 302
Avg. Price/SQFT $796

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1126 Merganser Trail, Haliburton

$849,000

1126 Merganser Trail, Haliburton

4 Beds 1 Bath 954 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 40307974

RE/MAX PROFESSIONALS NORTH BAUMGARTNER REALTY, BROKERAGE, HALIBURTON

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2390 Wilkinson Road, Haliburton

$1,595,000

2390 Wilkinson Road, Haliburton

3 Beds 1 Bath 940 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 40307890

CENTURY 21 GRANITE REALTY GROUP INC., BROKERAGE, HALIBURTON

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0 Fred Jones Road, Haliburton

$89,000

0 Fred Jones Road, Haliburton

0 Beds 0 Baths 0 SqFt Vacant Land MLS® # 40308404

RE/MAX PROFESSIONALS NORTH, BROKERAGE, HALIBURTON

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47 Museum Rd, Dysart Et Al

$1,275,000

47 Museum Rd, Dysart Et Al

3 Beds 2 Baths 0 SqFt Single Family MLS® # X5728358

EXP REALTY

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1122 Mark Twain Road, Kinmount

$409,000

1122 Mark Twain Road, Kinmount

3 Beds 1 Bath 864 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 40308394

RE/MAX PROFESSIONALS NORTH, BROKERAGE, HALIBURTON

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1165 Beech Bay Drive, Algonquin Highlands

$849,000

1165 Beech Bay Drive, Algonquin Highlands

4 Beds 1 Bath 1,177 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 40307380

CENTURY 21 GRANITE REALTY GROUP INC., BROKERAGE, MINDEN

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1575 Rugged Lane, Minden Hills

$949,000

1575 Rugged Lane, Minden Hills

3 Beds 1 Bath 0 SqFt Single Family MLS® # X5728273

ROYAL LEPAGE RCR REALTY

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2324 Loop Rd, Highlands East

$700,000

2324 Loop Rd, Highlands East

4 Beds 1 Bath 0 SqFt Single Family MLS® # X5728263

RE/MAX ALL-STARS REALTY INC.

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2629 County Rd 121, Burnt River

$449,000

2629 County Rd 121, Burnt River

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,116 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 40307277

RE/MAX ALL-STARS REALTY INC., BROKERAGE - 132

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47 Museum Road, Haliburton

$1,275,000

47 Museum Road, Haliburton

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,000 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 40308025

EXP REALTY, BROKERAGE, BRACEBRIDGE

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2324 Loop Road, Wilberforce

$700,000

2324 Loop Road, Wilberforce

0 Beds 1 Bath 1,800 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 40308033

RE/MAX ALL-STARS REALTY INC., BROKERAGE - 135

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2978 Glamorgan Road, Haliburton

$199,000

2978 Glamorgan Road, Haliburton

0 Beds 0 Baths 0 SqFt Vacant Land MLS® # 40307362

RE/MAX PROFESSIONALS NORTH, BROKERAGE, HALIBURTON

Real Estate in Haliburton County ON

Homes in Haliburton include a mix of suburban single-family homes and rugged cabins and cottages on one of the many lakes in the area. 

All of these homes have excellent utilities and amenities to stay comfortable all year round. Those on the water also have docks of their own for boating or swimming, and those inland benefit from large yards to enjoy the outdoors as well.

Other common features include fireplaces, large porches or decks, and in some cases large great rooms with soaring windows for taking in the beautiful outdoor views.

Wood frame construction is the most common aesthetic, consisting of lap or straight horizontal siding and painted frame accents, complete with relatively simple windows, and brick, stone, or concrete foundations.

Read more about year-round activities in Haliburton County in our blog post here!

Haliburton County Attractions & Things to Do 

Located in the heart of Ontario’s scenic “Cottage Country”, Haliburton County incorporates all of the attractions that this area is known for, including cozy communities with strong arts and culture scenes, beautiful lakes and outdoor recreation areas, and a variety of tourist-oriented locations to visit, including restaurants and resorts. 

The two main towns in Haliburton County are Haliburton and Minden. Both of these centers occupy beautiful locations along the county’s waterways and include charming business districts with cafes, galleries, and unique stores. 

Tourism and seasonal holiday-making are important parts of the local economy and lifestyle, as a large portion of the local population is seasonal, coming in during the summer months to enjoy cottages and cabins along the many lakes and rivers. These spots offer a multitude of activities like swimming, fishing, boating, camping, and hiking in the summer, and cross-country skiing, ice fishing, snow shoeing, or snowmobiling in the winter.

Some interesting sites in the area include:

  • Blairhampton Golf Club

  • Haliburton Sculpture Forest

  • Skyline Park

  • Gull River Golf Club

  • The Minden Boardwalk

  • Queen Elizabeth II Provincial Park

  • Dahl Forest

  • Tryfan Forest

  • Solen Lake Provincial Park

  • Dividing Lake Provincial Park

Haliburton County Area Information

Haliburton County is an area located in the central region of southeast Ontario, approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes northeast of central Toronto and less than an hour east of Gravenhurst. 

Neighboring counties include Muskoka to the west, Kawartha Lake and Peterborough to the south, Hastings to the east, and Nipissing to the north. Also neighboring Haliburton County to the north, and including some of its own northern areas, is the large Algonquin Provincial Park. 

The Four Municipalities of Haliburton County

Haliburton County itself consists of four municipalities:

  • Algonquin Highlands

  • Dysert et al (home to the community of Haliburton) 

  • Highlands East

  • Minden Hills (home to the county seat, Minden)


Some notable communities within Haliburton County are Carnarvon, Gooderham, Wilberforce, Dorset, Eagle Lake, Fort Irwin, and Tory Hill. 

Is Haliburton County Part of the Canadian Shield?

Geographically, Haliburton County is part of the Canadian Shield, a rocky and forested portion of Ontario known for its beautiful and rugged lakes. Haliburton County itself occupies an elevated portion of this geological feature, giving it the title of “Haliburton Highlands”. The area around these islands is dominated by hundreds of lakes and dense forests. The northeastern half of the county is particularly wild, with very few access routes. 

Access routes through the southwestern half of Haliburton County include Highway 118, and Routes 35, 21, and 121. These connect Haliburton County to nearby towns like Gravenhurst, Kawartha Lakes, Peterborough, Bancroft, and more.


Gorgeous sunset view of Haliburton lake waters near a dock

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