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The Ontario’s Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) has been able to utilize the invaluable resources of its board members and staff to embark upon several projects to improve tourism in the region. All of these projects have been chosen in respect to their immediate and long term impact on regional tourism. The main projects that have been undertaken are as follows:

Promote Your Canada 150 Event with Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage is creating a country-wide database of any and all events celebrating Canada 150.  Events listed in this database will be populated into a website and mobile app for use by the consumer while pre-planning and while in destination.  … Read More »

Come Wander Brand Platform Stakeholder Sessions

Come Wander with OHTO
Get ready to Come Wander with OHTO. Mark your calendar and save the date for the Come Wander Stakeholder Session coming to your region!  This is the opportunity to see the unveiling of the Come Wander brand platform and to have the opportunity to … Read More »

Participate in OHTO’s #WinterWander Campaign this Season

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The Ontario’s Highlands Tourism Organization’s (OHTO) seasonal campaign invites visitors to throw away their schedules, pull on their mittens, and “Winter Wander” to Ontario’s Highlands this season. Through this nine week campaign, visitors will be encouraged to get outside and … Read More »

2014 Tourism Conference & AGM Wrap-Up

Fred Sheppard leading a group of OHTO members on a story-telling workshop.
The Ontario’s Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) held their second annual Tourism Conference at the River’s Edge Golf and Country Club in Bancroft on Monday, October 29, 2012.
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2013-2014 OHvation Designations
Tourism Stakeholders in Ontario's Highlands Wander Toward More Authentic Visitor Experiences
2014 Conference Event Feedback

Host a Tourism Workshop

Host a Tourism Workshop
Strengthen the visitor experience by hosting a tourism workshop
2014-2015 Tourism Workshop Partnership Program
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NEW e-Learning Customer Service Course

Service Excellence Dynamics
Need training but constrained by time and distance? The OHTO is pleased to offer an e-Learning solution, completely FREE for OHTO members within the region. Limited time offer! Read More »

2013 Tourism Conference & AGM Wrap-up

Guest Tables
The Ontario’s Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) held their second annual Tourism Conference at the River’s Edge Golf and Country Club in Bancroft on Monday, October 29, 2012.
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Official AGM Press Release
2012-2013 OHvation Designations

Motorcycle Site Visit Summary

Get up to date on the OHTO's motorcycle tourism investment project.
BC Hughes - OHTO Motorcycle Site Visit Summary
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OHTO Call for Nominations

The OHTO is seeking nominations to fill upcoming Board vacancies and serve for a three year term beginning October 2013.
Bylaws
OHTO 2013-14 Application for Nomination
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Recreational Geology Product Development Resources

Recreational Geology
Ontario’s Highlands encompasses one of the most unusual and diverse geological settings in the entire country.
Developing Recreational Geology in Ontario's Highlands
Informational Resources for Recreational Geology
Ontario's Highlands Recreational Access Toolkit
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About Us

The Ontario's Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) is one of 13 Regional Tourism Organizations created by the Ontario government to increase tourism to the province. The OHTO covers a large region in eastern Ontario which includes the counties of Frontenac, Haliburton, Hastings, Lanark, Lennox and Addington, and Renfrew.

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Get In Touch

Our office hours are 8 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday.

Address:
Ontario's Highlands Tourism Organization
9 International Drive, Suite 129
Pembroke, ON K8A 6W5

Phone: 613-629-6486

Toll Free: 855-629-6486

Fax: 613-629-6488

Email: ac.otho]ta[ofni

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