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Cottage Country Yard Sales

Cottage Country Yard Sales

BURNT RIVER YARD SALE – Aug. 18 • 9AM – 3PM 209 Burnt River Rd., Burnt River CAMERON YARD SALE – Aug. 18 & 19 • 7AM 6 Lakeview Park Rd., Cameron COBOURG YARD SALE – Aug. 18 Miscellaneous collectibles and mountain of tools power supplies. Walkie Talkies, cell phones, toasters, bikes, car carrier luggage

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Concert crowd


WANT TO LIST YOUR EVENT? Adding an event to our listings is FREE. Whether you’re organizing the event, or just know about one you think others should know about. click to email August 16 – 19, 2018 29th Annual Havelock Country Jamboree Various Times, #10 County Rd. 48, Havelock. http://havelockjamboree.com/ August 16 – 20, 2018

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old photo of general store

Off to the Cottage, in the Past

Tourism has been a part of life in the Kawarthas since the 1800s. Perhaps the area’s first tourists were Royal Navy Captain Basil Hall and his wife Margaret, who visited both Cobourg and Peterborough in 1827. The lakes and woods around Peterborough quickly gained a reputation for great fishing and hunting, drawing hunters and fishermen

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teaching boy how to hold tow rope

Fun on the Water

Teaching Kids to Ski – and Love It Now that I have a daughter, people ask how long we will wait to teach her to ski. The reality; there is no age limit for learning to ski, and there are great tools to teach kids as young as one year old. We waited to see

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Beautiful Path Lane Walkway Way In Summer Forest Park. Healthy Walking In Park Between Woods, Trees And Green Bushes.

Those Were The Days “All the Yesterdays Are Gone “

Way back in 535 BC a Greek philosopher named Heraclitus made a profound statement, “you can never walk the same path twice”. I believe every one of us who have re-visited old homesteads, neighbourhoods or stomping grounds will attest his words to be not only sage insight but living truth. The Ambassador Bridge linking Windsor

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Father and son fishing in the river

Dragon​ ​Flies and Fishing Poles

Fishing is something I grew up with. My father spent many hours teaching my brothers and I how to cast, bait a hook, take a fish off the line, where to cast to catch the “big” bass and a slew of other tips and tricks. As a child, I spent many summer days in boats,

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houseboat at dock at sunrise

The Bliss of Houseboating

The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, you can hear the call of a loon in the distance – you sail the Trent Severn Waterway on a houseboat. With endless possibilities and attractions the Trent Severn offers 386 kilometers of canal, connecting Lake Ontario at Trenton to Lake Huron at Port Severn. While you travel the waterway going from lake

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land surveyor at sunset

Do You Know Your Property Boundaries?

Life is good – really good.  I have spent most of my career working in and around Ontario’s glorious cottage country.  I am an Ontario Land Surveyor. Your cottage property is your sanctuary – your paradise.  It is the place where memories are built and ties with family and friends are solidified.  But from a

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