The Fire & Ice Festival: Muskoka’s Hot Spot To Chill!»

The end of January means it’s time to tube down main street! There’s a reason Bracebridge, Ontario is called ‘the heart of Muskoka’ and it’s not only because of its central location in this popular vacation destination. Here, in the picturesque town that’s built around the gorgeous Muskoka River, you’ll find a heartfelt welcome in every... Read more»

Deck The Halls & Pop The Cork in Ontario’s Cottage Country: Seasonal Events to Get the Party Started»

Concerts, holiday trains, downhill torch runs, New Year’s Eve parties and more! There’s a ton happening this Christmas season in Algonquin Park, the Almaguin Highlands, Loring-Restoule, Muskoka and Parry Sound. Here’s just a partial list of all the festive fun you’ll find in Ontario’s cottage country: ALGONQUIN PARK Oxtongue Lake Community Christmas Tree Lighting: December 7 ALMAGUIN HIGHLANDS Christmas... Read more»

A Job in Tourism Will Serve You Well»

In the first of a series of articles championing careers in tourism, an Explorers’ Edge staff member says working in hospitality develops skills that will serve you throughout your career, no matter where it takes you.  An article about the richest man in the world recently caught my eye.  Apparently Jeff Bezos of Amazon started working... Read more»

Spring & Summer in Muskoka Lakes: Cottage Country’s Finest»

Frozen lakes give way to sparkling blue waters, and the doors spring open again to one of Ontario’s most popular tourism destinations. Home to Muskoka’s iconic cultural lifestyle, the Township of Muskoka Lakes is a must-see and do hotspot for folks who want a rejuvenating getaway once the warmer weather arrives. With charming historic towns... Read more»