I woke up this morning realizing that for 46 days of physical and social distancing, I have been exercising and cooking and worrying. Unlike everyone else on Instagram, I have not cleaned out a single closet, written a memoir or read one notable book (American Dirt I’m coming for you some day. ) I have […]Read more "Waiting out COVID 19 in Muskoka"
The Muskoka Glam Dock Party season kicked off this summer with Rosé on the Dock, a fundraiser for the Muskoka Flood Victims. The fun and stylish dock party raised more than $20,000 through the sale of Muskoka Lakes bracelets. You can buy one or all of the three Muskoka Lakes. Sales continue via the website […]Read more "Rose on the Docks for Muskoka Flood Victims"
A Relief Campaign in Support of the 2019 Muskoka Floods On July 1st, 2019, the community of Muskoka will come together in effort to support those affected by the destructive 2019 Muskoka floods. Long-time Muskoka cottagers, Tamara Bahry and Amanda Petrovic have partnered with local support organizations and Salt Fine Jewelry, to collaborate on custom […]Read more "Friends of Muskoka Flood Hope"
It’s been a long time coming: Victoria Day Weekend 2019 in Muskoka Yes, this is when the optimism that defines cottagers shows up. We are full of anticipation for the season ahead. And although mostly a work weekend getting the cottage and grounds ready for summer fun, there is lots to distract you. Golf Courses […]Read more "Hello, it’s me!"
There is tubing, boarding, swimming, kayaking, fishing, waterslides and more at the cottage and sometimes you just want more. Here’s the 411 on more this long weekend. Midnight Madness in Bracebridge – August 3 Don’t miss this night full of fun and excitement and bargains galore! Live music, great shopping and family fun at Memorial […]Read more "Long weekend coming: what to do with the kids this weekend in Muskoka"
Vacationing in Muskoka does mean a lot of barbequing, but sometimes even die-hard cottagers look for a bar or restaurant patio with a lake view and a break from steak. Here are this summer’s hottest patios in Muskoka. Turtle Jacks Muskoka, Port Carling I have to say I’m partial to this patio for brunch. Turtle […]Read more "The essential guide to patios in Muskoka"
People come to Muskoka for many reasons: the sun, the golf and especially the lake lifestyle but on July 25 to 27th more than 150 wealth managers will come to Taboo in Gravenhurst for GritCAMP, an investor conference that promises to be an immersive and adventurous experience and will see presentations from global thought leaders on investing in Cannabis and Crypto stocks. Genevieve Roch-Decter […]Read more "High times: Cannabis + Crypto Investor Boot Camp in Muskoka"
There’s beautiful music to go with the beautiful lake views in Muskoka. A trip to The Kee to Bala is a summer tradition in this cottage. See if there is any music to your taste this summer at any of these Muskoka locations. Peter’s Players in Gravenhurst Peter’s Players is an intimate and unique Muskoka music […]Read more "Summer Concert Line up in Muskoka"
With a little advance preparation, your can enjoy your guests and ensure they have a great long weekend too. Cheat Sheet for Cottage Guests Put a note in their guest room that lists any cottage rules (or unruly conveniences), the wi-fi password and the location of the nearest coffee shop. You never know if they […]Read more "How to make your Muskoka guests feel welcome this long weekend"
Start planning your Canada Day long weekend activities now. There are arts + culture, kid’s events, fitness and fashion events and of course, culminating in fireworks and Canada Day festivities. Your guests will thank you and enjoying all that our local scene has to offer will reinforce how incredible this country is. #blessedtobeinMuskoka Some highlights to help […]Read more "Insider’s Guide to Planning this long weekend in Muskoka"
Canadian celebs come together to end sex trafficking in the GTA with HartCycle in Muskoka. I know there are plenty of cyclists in Muskoka because I see them on Peninsula Road and Hwy 141 all the time. Here’s a great ride for you and a chance to directly support […]Read more "Event listing: HARTCYCLE BIKE RIDE TO END SEX TRAFFICKING RETURNS TO MUSKOKA, JULY 14"
Starting June 15th, you can arrive at the cottage like a rock star…or in Muskoka’s case, like a Hollywood star and skip the loathsome weekend traffic on the roads north from the city. FLYGTA (https://www.flygta.com/) and the Muskoka Airport (https://www.muskokaairport.com/) announce the launch of regularly scheduled air taxi service from Toronto’s Billy Bishop Airport to the Muskoka […]Read more "Skip the 400, direct flights from YTZ start next weekend"