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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 […]

What is it About Wild Leeks that Makes People so Crazy for Them?

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 […]

Artists Find Inspiration in Algonquin Park

Artists Share the Artistic Side of Algonquin Park If there was ever a time to visit Algonquin Provincial Park, this is the year! Why you may ask? Because this year, Canada’s oldest provincial park is turning 125. Algonquin Park is wilderness paradise, and many travel far and wide to explore its natural beauty. But Algonquin […]

Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Play

How to Speed Up Your Play on the Course Get on and off the course faster with these easy tips Love to golf but can’t always afford the time? Five-hour rounds are tiring for everyone, and very frustrating for all the groups behind you. We all know the players who saunter, chat and take way […]

Three Unexpected Ways to Use Maple Syrup

Maple Syrup Recipes: The Greatest Hits It’s that time of the year again when Muskoka’s forests are filled with all that liquid gold and maple syrup producers are busy collecting, boiling and bottling up what has become a Canadian household staple. Although maple syrup is loved by most poured over a stack of fresh pancakes (yum!), […]

How To Make The Perfect Snowball (Cocktail!)

How To Make The Perfect Snowball (Cocktail!) Winter is all about getting outside and embracing all the snow, that is what being Canadian is all about right? We think so, that’s why we’re sharing a little insider tip on how to make the perfect snowball. … a snowball cocktail that is! Deerhurst’s Food and Beverage […]

Planning A Romantic Weekend – What She (or He!) Really Wants To Do.

Whether you’re a couple that’s been together for a while or your status just changed to “in a relationship,” every couple needs a little escape to reconnect and just have fun. You know, get away from the everyday, the routine and the one … two … ok, multiple to-do lists. A romantic weekend away with […]

Alitsha & Jeff: Springtime Wedding in Muskoka

Alitsha and Jeff Say ‘I Do’ With a Muskoka Wedding Beginning of something new … Spring is a beautiful season in Muskoka as everything starts to come alive again, to grow and bloom into something beautiful. The whole idea of spring served as the underlying theme in Alitsha and Jeff’s spring wedding this past May […]

Tanya & Michael: A Timeless Muskoka Wedding

Tanya & Michael’s Summer Wedding in Muskoka A Timeless Elegance … Muskoka weddings are always beautiful, and special because most couples choose this destination for a reason, whether that be family ties, past trips or wanting that connection to nature. Tanya and Michael’s wedding this past August incorporated all three of those things, which made […]

Here’s How to ‘Hygge’ This Fall

How Will You Hygge This Year? Last year hygge took the social world by storm – everyone was all about it, how best to hygge, why you should hygge and where you should hygge. Now that fall has arrived and cooler temps are back in the air, it’s time to bring hygge back (because it […]