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March 26, 2019

Celebrate Spring on the Maple Trail

The Muskoka Maple Trail is your opportunity to create your own customized, maple adventure. A regular spring day can become an exceptionally sweet spring day during the Muskoka Maple Trail, a culinary trail centred around maple syrup. There are 27 stops in total stretching across Muskoka. From sugar bush tours and...

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March 25, 2019

Porter Airlines comes to Muskoka

Porter Airlines and RTO12 (Explorer's Edge) will be introducing summer seasonal service into the Muskoka Airport (YQA) for the summer of 2019! Flights will have an air time of approximately 20 minutes, operating twice weekly on Thursdays and Mondays between Billy Bishop...

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March 22, 2019

Opportunities for Public Participation into Provincial Review of Regional Government

The Provincial government is currently reviewing the governance, decision-making, and service functions of regional government. The purpose of the review is to help ensure that municipalities are working effectively and efficiently, and can continue to provide the vital services that communities depend on. The public has opportunities to provide input...

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September 19, 2018

Spinning Reels Awards Student Bursaries

Two local students are the recipients of the 10th Annual Spinning Reels Bursary. Mitchell Brock of Bracebridge and Muskoka Lakes Secondary School and Preslee Bertrand of St. Dominic Catholic Secondary School will each receive a $1000 bursary. The Spinning Reels criteria states candidates must be students in their final year of study,...

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September 19, 2018

TIFF Recognizes Local Volunteer

Maria Duncalf Barber of Bracebridge is the recipient of the 2018 TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) Film Circuit Volunteer of the Year award. The award recognizes Duncalf-Barber’s 13 years of volunteer work as vice president and sponsorship facilitator at Spinning Reels. In the nomination submitted by Spinning Reels, Duncalf-Barber is...

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Tipi Adventures - Connecting with family, friends and the environment  Post Image

September 14, 2018

Tipi Adventures - Connecting with family, friends and the environment

What do you get when take 26 young urbanites and plunk them in the middle of the Muskoka bush with no Wi-Fi, electricity or hot water and a tipi to sleep in? Apparently, you get a pretty good time. “It was awesome,” says Carlito Dumpit, an Ajax resident who spent this past...

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