Cottaging in Muskoka can take on different forms. Some are drawn to Muskoka for its many amenties and activities. Others are lured and lulled by the peace, tranquility and true escape from city life. If you fall into the latter category, you'll find yourself looking for a larger parcel of land with wider frontage. Larger waterfront properties usually translate into greater privacy. If you really want a peaceful retreat, far away from boat traffic, road noise and the eyes of neighbours you can find this in the northern half of Lake Joseph. When discussing cottage property with my clients the most ...
Muskoka's North Lake Joseph
July 20, 2017
September in Muskoka
September 9, 2016
Weekend Warriors That’s what it comes down to now for most cottagers. Children are back to school, adults are back to work having used up all of their vacation time to be here in Muskoka. What a terrific summer we had ... the perfect mix of sunshine, heat and rain to keep the gardens green. Residents of Lakes Muskoka, Rosseau and Joseph have a tradition every year around this time. It is called “Take Back the Lake”. Now this doesn’t mean we don’t welcome cottagers. We thrive on tourism and need the summer traffic. We simply consider this a celebration of ...
Boathouses of Muskoka - What's Trending
May 20, 2016
One aspect of Lakes Muskoka, Rosseau and Joseph, that adds to our cottage country allure, are our boathouses. One of my favorite past times is cruising the lakes to see what is being newly built, current renovations or alterations taking place and to admire the history of the structures adorning the shorelines. Every boathouse is unique. Each possessing its own character, telling the story of its inhabitants - the vessels in which we enjoy countless hours of leisure time and then put to bed under the protection of their homes. Over the years I’ve compiled many photos of these unique ...
Skeleton Lake ~ Muskoka's Best Kept Secret
August 8, 2015
Skeleton Lake ~ Muskoka's Best Kept Secret I just came back from kayaking by and walking a property for sale on Skeleton Lake with a friend/client of mine. Have I mentioned I love my job? This makes two offers from two different clients on Skeleton Lake properties for sale within a week. Trendspotting? Quite possibly! Many cottagers love the outer lakes of Muskoka and Skeleton is one of my favorites. With its crystal clear waters, sandy beach coves, granite rock and pine what’s not to love? The topography of Skeleton Lake epitomizes everything synonymous with Muskoka. A wide large open ...