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Experience Muskoka in September - Spectacular weather and lots of activities Post Image

October 02, 2019

Experience Muskoka in September - Spectacular weather and lots of activities

Article by Matt Driscoll Muskoka offers beauty and exhilaration 12 months of the year but many would argue September is when the area shines brightest. The mid-summer heat has dissipated, the bugs have vanished and many of the big crowds have dwindled. Nonetheless, the water and the daytime temperatures will still...

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Celebrate the start of Summer with Spotlight on Muskoka Lakes Post Image

June 07, 2019

Celebrate the start of Summer with Spotlight on Muskoka Lakes

Say goodbye to spring and hello summer at the annual celebration of the season: Spotlight on Muskoka Lakes on Thursday, June 20 at The Kee to Bala. The event by the Muskoka Lakes Chamber of Commerce is open to one and all (tickets are just $25) and features a marché of...

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The General Store – A focal point of community life Post Image

May 28, 2019

The General Store – A focal point of community life

Article by Meghan Smith / Photography by Andy Zeltkalns The local general store has been a focal point of community life in the villages and hamlets of Muskoka ever since the very earliest days of settlement. From humble beginnings as outposts, general stores now serve small or rural communities by offering...

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The Great Canadian Maple Meal Post Image

May 15, 2019

The Great Canadian Maple Meal

Article by Karen Wehrstein / Photography by Tomasz Szumski The sap has run, the syrup making is done and true Canadians, strong and free, want to celebrate our glorious golden bounty of sweetness in every way. How about a meal with every component graced by its presence? To help you recover from...

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Paddlers – There's a new event coming to the Oxtongue River this spring Post Image

May 14, 2019

Paddlers – There's a new event coming to the Oxtongue River this spring

A new two-day paddling event – Algonquin Outfitters The OX, named for its scenic setting on the Oxtongue River near Algonquin Park 

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ARTrail Muskoka - A new arts experience Post Image

April 22, 2019

ARTrail Muskoka - A new arts experience

A new, self-guided year-round art experience is being launched Muskoka-wide. ARTrail Muskoka will include 67 artists at their studios. The purple ARTrail banner will be displayed in front of each artist's location when they are open. So if the purple banner is out, the artist is in! Last fall, local artist Bonnie...

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