Time for the family to put your hiking boots on. Visit Algonquin Park, the first provincial park in Ontario. As one of the largest provincial parks, Algonquin is diverse and offers something for the beginner hiker to advanced. Try the Spruce Bog boardwalk - 1.5 km loop trail that gives you an excellent close-up look of two typical northern spruce bogs. For the advanced hiker try Mizzy Lake - 10.8 km trail with access to nine ponds and small lakes and affords some of the best chances to see wildlife in the Park.
Step back in time and enjoy Muskoka Pioneer Village representing life in Muskoka circa 1880-1910. Costumed narrators will walk you through the numerous buildings and activities ranging from candle dipping to baking bannock on a cook stove. Just a short walk will take you to a working piece of history at the Train & Steam Museum. Go for a ride on the Portage Flyer. Visit website for hours of operation and admission rates.
Enjoy the summer golf season at a variety of courses in the area. Travel by land or water to the best golfing Muskoka has to offer. Less than a 20 minute drive to Deerhurst Highlands or 25 minutes by boat to Bigwin Island Golf Club.
Great tour for a ladies, gents or couples getaway weekend. Muskoka is lucky to boast four amazing craft brewers in the neighbourhood.
Lake of Bays Brewing Company - Baysville & new pub location 59 Main St E. (Downtown Huntsville)
Muskoka Brewery - Bracebridge
Sawdust City Brewing Company - Gravenhurst
Clear Lake Brewing Company - Torrance
The Spa at Deerhurst - Huntsville
10 minutes to tranquility
Trillium Resort and Spa - Port Sydney
25 minutes to luxuriating body and esthetic services.
Numerous restaurants to satisfy the adventurous foodie. You will find it all within minutes from Tall Trees Cottage. Fine dining to fun time at the local ice cream shops tasting every flavor you can imagine.