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How to Embrace Winter Like a True Canadian

By Dawn Huddlestone Winter is no time to hibernate, not with so much family fun to be had in the great outdoors! Just a few hours north of the city you’ll find a winter wonderland with every activity you enjoyed as a kid—and plenty more that you didn’t. Whether your family has always enjoyed Canada’s […]

Catherine & Greg: Dreaming in August

There’s something about the feeling you get during Summer in Muskoka that’s just hard to describe. Lush green trees line the shores of the lake under a blanket of clear blue skies dotted with fluffy white clouds. It’s an energetic feeling filled with hope, wonder and peacefulness. It’s a setting and a shared feeling that make summer […]

These Cosmic Events Make Stargazing in November Even Cooler

Get ready to snuggle up into warm clothes and gaze up at the canopy of stars on a crisp, clear Muskoka night. On the right night, you can relax out in the fresh air and marvel at the Milky Way blanket spanning overhead. Late October, November, and early December can provide nights with low humidity, […]

Things You Can Do With Beer (Other Than Drink It!)

Summer is over, but the season of beer is just getting started! Fall brings in the hop harvest and with it comes fresh wet hopped brews, rich Marzen lagers and robust amber ales. But especially with craft beer it doesn’t stay fresh forever. With all these delicious flavours to experience, it’s hard to imagine anyone letting perfectly […]

Why Late Fall Is a Great Time In Muskoka For Couples

Nothing is better than creating unforgettable moments with your significant other. It helps reinforce what – and who – is important to us. But when can you carve out the time to get away? Sandwiched in between the rush of back-to-school then it’s Thanksgiving already and the madness of the holiday season is a quiet, […]

Confit Salmon and SUNSET® Campari® Tomatoes: A Roger Mooking Recipe

Find the original recipe post here. Satisfy your taste buds this fall with this classic Roger Mooking recipe! This dish is one of many delights that will be available at the Roger Mooking Culinary Weekend on October 26 – 28. Try it at home and compare! Serves 4 8 fresh garlic cloves 1/2 bunch fresh […]

5 Must Visit Places in Muskoka for Families

Great family vacations shape fond memories that last a lifetime. Building an unforgettable family trip isn’t always easy. That’s why we put together this list of must-visit places for the family to visit during your stay in Muskoka. From visiting Santa’s cottage to walking atop a forest’s canopy, touring a turn-of-the-century village to enjoying handcrafted chocolate […]

Food Pairing with Muskoka Brewery

Beer + Food Pairings with Muskoka Brewery Think only cheese and wine pair well together? Think again! Deerhurst has just launched its summer menu at Maple Pub & Patio and we couldn’t be more excited! All your favourite pub classics are featured throughout the menu including The Maple Burger, Fish Tacos, Pulled Smoked Chicken Mac’n […]

Six Must Visit Shops in Downtown Huntsville

Six Must Visit Shops in Downtown Huntsville From swimming, canoeing, hiking and relaxing there is a ton to do in Muskoka, but if visiting the area (even if you’ve been coming here for years), exploring downtown Huntsville is a must! Home to unique stores and eateries, Main Street in Huntsville is the place to be – […]

Top 7 Places to Stop En Route to Deerhurst

7 Must Stop Places for Any Muskoka Road Trip Summer is here which means … hello road trips! Whether it’s your first trip to Muskoka or your hundredth, hitting the highway heading north to cottage country is always exciting. Yes, you’re anxious to get up here and get your getaway started, but here we’re all […]