What better way to end the summer or kick off the start of a great fall than with an amazing camping trip with friends and family? Muskoka and its surrounding lakes not only boast some of the best camping opportunities in all of Ontario, but that some would even consider some of the best in the country. 

Not only are there endless stretches of potential spots for camping through rich, vibrant forestry or even by the countless sparkling lakes in the area, but both the Provincial and National Parks in the region offer spectacular views truly worth waking up to. 

While you could have a fully remote experience with friends, family, or even fully alone by finding the camping spot of your dreams, you could also book areas in advance of certain sites.…

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It’s the summer, the sun is shining reflecting off of the beautiful lakes, and you want to visit some great spots to eat or drink in Ontario’s beloved cottage country. 

With endless opportunity for fun and excitement in this nature lover’s paradise, you want the perfect spot to end the day on a full stomach. 

The picturesque views in the Muskoka Region simply cannot be beat. From an endless sea of sparkling lakes to dense, rich and wildly colourful forestry encompassing the entire area, you’ll want to spend those lunches and dinners taking it all in. 

Muskoka’s amazing patios offer not only the views you wish you could look out on every day while enjoying a meal, but the amazing food to go along with it. 

We’ve come up with a list of just some…

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Everyone knows that Muskoka is one of the favorite regions in Ontario’s cottage country, enjoyed by many for generations. But rest, relaxation, and recreation aren’t the only reason why people flock to this region looking for a lakeside home or quiet forest cottage.

Given the enduring popularity of the region, and relative affordability compared to the Greater Toronto Area, it makes sense that many people look to Muskoka for potential investment opportunities. 

So, what makes Muskoka a uniquely promising location for buying investment properties? Read on to find out more.

Flexibility

One of the primary reasons why Muskoka cottages make great investment properties is their flexibility. Very often, people visit or move to Muskoka on a seasonal…

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Waterfront homes tend to have a design sensibility all of their own. There’s a reason why we describe some styles - both in overall structure and interior design - as being “coastal” or “beach house”.

There’s just a certain atmosphere that carries through to the buildings we inhabit on our vacation time near the water, whether it be a sunny beach or a quiet forested lake.

Unfortunately, visiting these homes on a seasonal basis, perhaps renting them or even occupying them part-time if they’re owned, means that sometimes design can be overlooked. 

So, if you’re looking for ideas to keep your waterfront home design fresh and contemporary, you’re in the right place.

1. Keep It Simple

The days of busy waterfront home decor are gone. So take all…

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The Muskoka region of Canada is famous for its many attractions that make it a playground for Canadians and international visitors alike. For example, the thousands of lakes, vast areas of pristine forest wilderness, and many beautiful towns are just a few of the features that Muskoka has to offer. 

Stretching from Georgian Bay in the west to the boundary of the Algonquin Provincial Park in the east, the Muskoka region of Ontario is just 2 hours north of Toronto and includes the charming, convenient, and accessible towns of Gravenhurst and Bracebridge. Living or vacationing in this area means enjoying the arts, culture, and high-quality eateries of these locations, not to mention the many resorts and hotels hosting spas, golf courses, and recreation…

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You’re excited to get some use of the warm weather out of your waterfront cottage now that the snow on the lake has melted and you can bring the family out for some fun. 

As exciting as it may be to jump right into enjoying your homey seasonal cottage with the entire family, there are some important responsibilities to take care of first. 

Spring cleaning your cottage may seem like a daunting task, but it’s worth the maintenance for having your home in great shape to truly enjoy it. 

Here are just a few of the main spring cleaning waterfront cottage steps that you should consider adding to your regimen this year. 

Protecting Your Local Lake 

Spring cleaning your cottage isn’t just about washing up your home or getting rid of garbage - it’s…

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Spring is widely known as the unprecedented best time to buy a waterfront Mukoka property - but why? Well, as incredible as cottage country properties may be year-round with all of the endless activities and excitement there is to take part in - no one can deny the feeling of the sun across your skin in warm spring to start of summer weather. 

Experience the Warmth of Muskoka Homes 

The amazing part about buying waterfront property in Muskoka and what makes it so unique from everywhere else is the fact that before you even look at the cottages themselves, you can take a look at all of the surrounding lakes to choose from and base your real estate decision making off of. 

Few places give you that experience and range. 

With the countless lakes…

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If you're considering buying a property in the ever popular lake districts of Haliburton or Muskoka County in Ontario, you've probably looked at real estate in popular lakes such as Lake Muskoka, Lake of Bays, and others. However, before looking at these larger lakes, consider the benefits of living on a smaller, more tucked away lake. 

Perfect for those looking for a quieter, more secluded retreat, these lakes still keep residents close to larger cities such as Ottawa and the Greater Toronto Area. 

For those looking for peaceful, serene cottage getaways or even year round living in the heart of nature, we've come up with a list of five hidden gem lakes in the Haliburton and Muskoka areas. 

Three Mile Lake

Located just east of Lake Rosseau,…

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The beautiful areas in Southern Ontario, Canada’s incredibly well known cottage country of Muskoka and Haliburton County truly make up the perfect spot for families to visit or even live in. 

What better time is there to plan a trip to these stunning outdoor lover’s havens than on Family Day 2022?

The time where families can come together and spend true outdoor fun together bonding over authentic experiences and memories to last a lifetime is right here in Muskoka and Haliburton County. 

The Muskoka Signature Experience

Since Family Day 2022 falls in the winter months - that usually means winter activities with the family which makes for a great opportunity to cozy up with a warm hot chocolate all around with the family afterwards. 

If…

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If you face the hustle and bustle of city life during the week, a leisurely weekend escape to Ontario’s premier cottage country may seem like a no brainer!

But in order to make the most of your getaway, you’ll want to make sure you choose the right destination.

Afterall, there’s only so much you can enjoy when you’re stuck inside your car.

That’s why we’ve selected the following six lakes for you to choose from on your next trip.

Located no more than a three hours drive from Toronto, these destinations make an ideal spot for some rest and relaxation.

Muskoka

One of the more popular destinations for the city’s weekend warriors involves a trip to the Muskokas.

Where rocky shorelines meet clear lakes and towering pine trees, it’s a…

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