Area Activities and lakes

Area Activity and Lakes

There’s so much to see and do in and around Algonquin Park.

Canoe to the world famous Ragged Falls or explore the rock cliffs just a short a paddle distance from our sand beach. Walk the Beetle Lake trail which starts at the end of our driveway. Take the time to explore the many spectacular natural wonders throughout the area.

Algonquin Park is a treat for those who love the outdoors and offer incredible opportunities for wildlife observation including moose, deer, bear, many species of birds and several of nature’s other furry friends. Bird watchers from around the world come to the area for spectacular birding in the early spring.Loon or Moose sighting and photography is also possible for those who enjoy painting or are into nature photography of traditional Muskoka scenes and wildlife the area is superb.

wild life

Sightseeing is richly rewarding

– Ragged Falls one of the biggest waterfalls in the area, is a magnet for photographers and hikers alike year round.

– Oxtongue Rapids – a good whitewater area in the spring, a favorite picnic area and walking trail. Typically in the fall the artists and photographers set will come for the incredible colours and never regret it.

– Dorset is about 15 minutes away and is famous for it’s scenic lookout tower offering breathtaking views of the surrounding area.

Oxtongue lake is beautiful in all seasons

– enjoy the breathtaking fall colours, truly a winter wonderland , summer in a word – fun, and in the spring – marvel at the moose.

All in all, Oxtongue Lake area is a place for the slightly adventurous, it is an outdoor enthusiasts paradise and for those looking to get a little farther away from it all.

Here’s a partial list of some of the many activities you can plan on during your stay:

Algonquin Park has a new Visitor Center and Museum,The Cavalcade of Color offers a tour of fabulous fall colours,The Summer Music Festival,Art in the Park is a showing of artwork from world famous artists .The Segwun Steamship is ready for you to take a cruise in nearby Gravenhurst, Golfing is available at several golf courses nearby world class,as well as not so within 15-20 mins.,Casino Rama is a favorite destination,Opportunities for painting and wildlife photography are endless,For sports enthusiasts, the area has excellent mountain biking & hiking and out of the park.Not to forget capturing the landscape with your camera.