Welcome to the Forks in the Trail Bed and Breakfast, an extraordinary 100 acre estate nestled in Horseshoe Valley (between Barrie and Orillia) and near the Ganaraska Trail. Custom built, the home is a blend of wood and stone featuring local artistry. The interior architecture was carefully crafted to captivate your senses with the breathtaking views of the surrounding Simcoe County Forest and the beauty of our own private trails.

All rooms provide exceptional comfort with private bathrooms and verandahs. Healthy breakfasts feature our own maple syrup and jams.

Guests may choose from a number of recreational amenities either on site or within minutes away. These include:

  • salt water swimming pool                              
  • hot tub                                                      
  • indoor sauna
  • yoga classes
  • nutritional cooking classes
  • nutritional seminars
  • road and mountain biking at your doorstep
  • exclusive use of our own trail system
  • downhill or cross-country skiing          

The Forks in the Trail is minutes away from Horseshoe Valley Ski and Golf Resort, Mount Saint Louis, Hardwood Ski and Bike, and many golf courses. It is an ideal destination for family, friends, special events, boutique weddings or weekend escapes.

As a member of the Federation of Ontario Bed and Breakfast Association we are inspected, approved and star rated. The FOBBA decal on our website is your assurance of quality, when you are looking for a memorable stay and experience. To learn more about the rating sysyem click here.



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With a 2 night stay consider including:

Take advantage of our outdoor pool, hot tub or indoor sauna to complete your getaway.  




Ohh and don't forget about breakfast!

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  • Bed & Breakfast

    We have had the pleasure of visiting this beautiful and very welcoming B & B. Maple syrup season brings with it a fragrance in the air and the pancakes will not disappoint. The house is beautifully appointed, the sunsets glorious and the evenings blissfully quiet. We highly recommend you visit T...

    - Jocelyn & Lloyd Moore, from Toronto March 20, 2010
  • Maple Syrup Cooking Class

    What a fun, interesting and informative time your Cooking with Maple Syrup class was. The food was outstanding and I will use many of the recipes. Your knowledge of nutrition was an added bonus as was the beautiful country setting. A wonderful five course lunch in a relaxing setting enjoyed with oth...

    - Ann
  • Cooking Goodness

    My Mom and I returned for our second class with Tricia. This class on using Maple Syrup was just as fun and informative as the Leak Class we took for Mother's Day last year. The recipes we got today will be very useful; my wife is out right now buying the nuts to make the maple nut appetizer an...

    - Ivan
  • Maple Syrup Cooking Class

    Thanks,Tricia, for planning that DELICIOUS lunch/cooking class which showed the group how we can be creative with maple syrup in our cooking! Didn't realize it had high nutritional value! I am happy to have a dozen or so yummy new recipes ,all featuring maple syrup, ranging from superb butternu...

    - Ann
  • Cooking

    We had a lot of fun with the Leeks Class! A nice hike in the woods, learning a lot of nutritional information and preparing and sitting down to a wonderful meal together...what a great day!...

    - Monique
  • Wild Leeks

    I attended Tricia's Wild Leek workshop on a wonderful spring afternoon in April. It was a really great educational experience. I enjoyed the lovely nature walk through the forest to find Wild Leeks on the Forks in the Trail property. Tricia is very knowledgeable about wild leeks and I thoroughl...

    - Leslie Ivanko
  • Yoga

    Trish is attentive to everyone's levels of experience with yoga and designs her yoga classes to suit everyone! The classes are offered in a quiet and relaxing environment and are a great physical and mental experience. Trish's classes are something I look forward to every week!...

    - Monique
  • Yoga

    As a newcomer to yoga, I have found Tricia to be very patient, helpful and knowledgeable. I really enjoy being a part of her weekly yoga classes. Thank You Tricia for opening up your home and creating a great atmosphere within which to practice yoga....

    - Leslie I.
  • Comfortable, Friendly, Has everything you need!

    On a weekend with no vacancy I got a late call from Trish (proprietor) saving a guys weekend that wasn't about to happen. Thank you Trish & Doug. Our stay was, in the truest meaning, accommodating. We were calling Trish Mom by the end of it. We all felt like a family. As for the actual acco...

    - Josh C. London, Ontario
  • Relaxing, accommodating and serene

    Trish and Doug were very welcoming and gracious hosts. Outstanding hospitality, very spacious accommodations and numerous amenities. A great place to stay for any type of trip. I was there with a group of six guys while another couple was enjoying their stay as well. There was plenty of space to do ...

    - Jamie S, Ottawa, Canada
  • Anniversary Celebration

    Tricia and Doug made us feel very welcomed into their home/B&B. It is a gorgeous building with a beautiful property. They were very helpful in recommending a restaurant in Orillia for us, Art stores to visit the following day and trails to hike. It is a great place to be if you like the outdoors...

    - W.R., Brantford, Ontario
  • Just The Getaway We Needed!

    My boyfriend and I spent this past weekend at Forks in the Trail B&B and it was a fantastic experience! It was a birthday present from my family; needing a little escape from those daily life stresses! And we definitely got the break and relaxation we needed! Trish and Doug were fabulous, offeri...

    - S.O., Angus, Ontario