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Paddling Your Way to the Perfect Muskoka Vacation
Summer is the perfect time to try something new, especially when you’re in vacation mode. And even more so if that vacation mode finds you by a lake in Muskoka. Sure, it’s fun to jump off the dock, splash around, or get lazy on a lounger by the beach. But, if you’re going to be […]
THE RETURN OF BEERHURST-at-DEERHURST
THE RETURN OF BEERHURST-at-DEERHURST Deerhurst Resort Welcomes Over 25 Local Producers Back to its Craft Beer Festival in Muskoka HUNTSVILLE, On. April 29, 2022. Starting the iconic Muskoka summer season off in true cottage country fashion, Deerhurst Resort is set to host its second Beerhurst-at-Deerhurst Craft Beer Festival the weekend of May 28, 2022. This […]
TOP 5 REASONS FALL IS GREAT FOR TREETOP TREKKING
Our adventure partners at Treetop Trekking share their top 5 reasons why Fall is the best time to try out these amazing courses. And – there’s no closer way to experience the Fall colours! 5. Smaller Crowds There is no doubt that our parks can be quite busy during the peak summer months, but once […]
Guess Who’s Celebrating 125 Years?
Guess Who’s Celebrating 125 Years? by Andrew Hind with Laura Kennedy If the past year has taught us anything, it’s that we live in times where little is certain or can be taken for granted. That’s why the achievement of a milestone anniversary seems even more special in this period of change. Something that has […]
It’s Wild Leek Season
It’s Wild Leek Season What is it About Wild Leeks that Makes People so Crazy for Them? It’s wild leek season in Muskoka (finally!) which means spring has arrived as wild leeks (also referred to as ramps, wild garlic, wood leeks or spring onions) are one of the first vegetables of springtime. Usually available from […]
Disc Golf: Our newest addition!
What on Earth is Disc Golf? Deerhurst Resort has an abundance of activities to enjoy outdoors from hiking to water sports, but we couldn’t help but add one more. You may have heard that we have teamed up with INNOVA Disc Golf to build an 18-hole disc golf course and you also may have asked […]
This Normal Isn’t New Here
Social distancing is the new normal for now, but it’s nothing new for Muskoka. Here, we’re used to it. We take our cues from nature. Our “screen time” is a view of the lake out the window; our four walls are the forest. The ceiling is a canopy of stars. And while face masks and shunning handshakes […]
Get a Healthy Dose of Vitamin N!
Why “Vitamin N” is More Important Now Than Ever Being outside is good for us. Especially when you’ve been cooped up for, say, a couple or three months. You know the feeling. It’s been a long day, maybe a stressful one keeping everyone including yourself ‘not bored,’ and you just need to step outside those four […]
Six Things You Didn’t Know About Deerhurst Resort’s Early Years
Six Things You Didn’t Know About Deerhurst Resort’s Early Years Updated April 2020. These highlights from the past remind us that our current closure is but one chapter in our long history. And when we can turn the page, Deerhurst will be ready to set the stage for so many more memories to be made […]
Beerhurst-at-Deerhurst: Muskoka’s Newest Craft Beer Festival is Coming this March
GET READY FOR BEERHURST-at-DEERHURST Toronto Band Dwayne Gretzky to Headline Muskoka’s Newest Craft Beer Festival Who says you have to wait until May 2-4 to crack open Muskoka-time? On March 7, 2020 some of Ontario’s finest craft breweries are getting a jump on the cottage country bandwagon and heading north for the first ever […]