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FALL WINTER 2017  HAVE DOG, WILL SKI Going cross-country with your best friend  Taking the path less travelled on snowshoe...
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...telling the Muskoka story Fall   Winter 2017  Features 18  Shaping the Future in a Haven of Rest  By Dale Peacock Almos...
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Departments 11  Muskoka Calendar  This fall and winter, there   s lots to keep one busy     indoors and outdoors. From a T...
   telling the Muskoka story Unique Muskoka is published six times per year by Unique Publishing Inc. Donald Smith Publish...
Luxury Waterfront Condos  from the  600   s  6  3 3 SOLD  The Waterfront at Grandview offers the quiet seclusion of an est...
D E SI GN       CONSTRU CTIO N       RE STORAT I O N  FULL PAGE Judges Contracting  Caring for Muskoka for over 40 years. ...
Muskoka Insights His insights changed my mindset, and have guided me through each autumn since. In this issue of Unique Mu...
Muskoka Calendar Bethune Memorial House welcomes guests over Thanksgiving weekend  Photograph  Courtesy Bala Cranberry Fes...
young, up-and-coming Canadian filmmakers in honour of Canada   s 150th anniversary. Muskokans will particularly enjoy the ...
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Muskoka Arts and Crafts Christmas Show features 27 top artisans Looking for a unique holiday gift for that special someone...
Bala   s Trek to Bethlehem ushers in Christmas spirit  Heritage Place, hearing carolers sing, before boarding the antique ...
Weather Master Windows     3 Season Sunrooms Aluminum Picket and Glass topless Deck Railings  70 5 - 64 5 - 9 19 6     DAV...
Article by Dale Peacock   Photography by Kelly Holinshead  A  lmost everything has changed in Tara Love   s life since 200...
Far Left and Above  Potter Tara Love has restored a barn in Dorset that is now her home and studio. Left  Most of Love   s...
Above  Potter Tara Love calls on her travels and life experiences in creating functional but attractive pieces such as the...
newly in a relationship when they went back to Nilambur together.    It was amazing on so many levels,    Tara says.    Ca...
WE SELL the best memories.  We know you are not looking for just any cottage. You are looking for that special place where...
Winter   s Coming  Do you have coverage for water damage from frozen pipes  Call us for a tailored solution.  www.hrcinsur...
S  Article by Sandy Lockhart   Photography by Andy Zeltkalns  trapping on a pair of snowshoes opens Now her aunts and uncl...
Top  Snowshoeing allows participants the opportunity to embrace Muskoka   s natural beauty. Bottom  Snowshoeing along the ...
rabbits, turkey, coyote, mink, deer and otter.    It   s nicer. There is more to see,    she says.    I enjoy . . . seeing...
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Sleigh Rides in Muskoka  Scott MacKinnon  left  and Bill Statten  right  take a group for a sleigh ride at Back of Beyond ...
Article by Meghan Smith   Photography by Heather Douglas  D  ashing through the snow in a horse-drawn sleigh is the pictur...
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are in training this winter and will be paired with the more experienced horses to learn their job.    In the fall we take...
stable is complete. Special times for rides are offered during the Christmas holidays and on New Year   s Eve.    We have ...
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Warming Up  t o Wi n t e r  F  or some, the thought of winter camping conjures up feelings that at -30  C, every breath fe...
With a little planning and research, Robin Tapley says an overnight or multiple-day winter adventure can be an exciting an...
can be accomplished by dressing in layers, which includes a wicking layer next to the skin, an insulating layer to retain ...
Recommendations for First-Time Adventurers 1.  Always take the time to practice setting up and taking down your camp prior...
Noreen Chan with her dog Gryffindor enjoys a winter outing while skijoring.  HAVE DOG, WILL SKI Article by Dawn Huddleston...
one of their trails available for skijoring enthusiasts.    The park opened one of their skate-skiing trails so that we co...
the more you do it, the more your dog will respond to it. They get rewarded for pulling  the harder they pull, the faster ...
n o D E K O HO Photography by Andy Zeltkalns  I  ce fishing is a winter sport perfect for Muskoka   s outdoor culture. Sit...
Ice fishing is a Muskoka tradition that provides the opportunity to experience winter. Right  Hudson inspects a lake trout...
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experience on the ice. Austin says it   s nice to just watch the fish going about their business when he gets a chance. Au...
Tracking withJack Article by Doug Smith   Photography by Eleanor Kee Wellman  J  ack Jennings has enjoyed the outdoors all...
Above  Jack Jennings enjoys a campfire with participants, following one of his annual treks. These outings may provide the...
SEE STORE FOR DETAILS  We now offer AIR MILES   Reward Miles       Trademarks of AIR MILES International Trading B.V. Used...
The low-to-the-ground porcupine leaves a distinctive track as it makes its way through the snow. the early spring, once th...
Article by J. Patrick Boyer  C  ommercial logging of Muskoka began in the 1850s. After cutting the most accessible souther...
Photograph  K.C. Veitch, Bracebridge Historical Resources  Logjams, such as this one on the South Branch of the Muskoka Ri...
54 UNIQUE MUSKOKA Fall Winter 2017  streams and rivers, or piled high on the ice of swamps and ponds to await spring flood...
Photograph  K.C. Veitch, Bracebridge Historical Resources  In order to bypass Bracebridge Falls, a log slide was built bes...
Photograph  Graydon Boyes, Oakley Logging Museum  Winter-cut logs in Oakley Township are loaded, using a tripod    jammer ...
months of deductions, frequently with so much confusion about    offsets    and disputes over wages that the parties relie...
Results from the Safe Quiet Lakes survey,    Your Lakes, Your Views,    are in and while there are many areas of consensus...
The damage to local businesses and homes prompted Town of Huntsville staff to meet with representatives from the Ministry ...
Comfort foods to warm your soul Article by Karen Wehrstein   Photography by Heather Douglas  When the snow is falling and ...
Adam Palubiski, co-owner of Beat the Wheat and the Pasta Shoppe in Bracebridge, likes preparing meals such as Spaghetti Ag...
Have your say about the different hospital models  Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare is planning hospital care for the future  ...
Gluten-Free Spaghetti Aglio e olio Courtesy of Adam Palubiski, co-owner, Beat the Wheat  Ingredients   300g Beat the Wheat...
Meatloaf with Wild Mushroom Sauce  Recipes  Courtesy of Richard Lalonde, Chef and co-owner, Crossroads  Meatloaf  Wild Mus...
Call Mike Morrow  705.765.3195 www.morrow-electric.com  Serving Muskoka Lakes since 1952  rewiring     alterations     hea...
Living in Muskoka  Inside a Skier   s Paradise Article by Meghan Smith   Photography by Heather Douglas  Liz Norris  secon...
National Ski Cross Championships. The only of its kind in the area.    In the mornchampionships were held at Sir Sam   s i...
Thank you   volunteers, partners, donors   Building Together Habitat for Humanity mobilizes the community in providing fir...
calls it home.    When we first renovated, it was with the kids being very young and with young pets, so we made sure that...
Liz Norris and her son, Andy Bulloch, are right on the hill, whether lounging in a chair or skiing. two-legged family memb...
www.muskokaconservancy.org   In wilderness is the preservation of the world.  -Thoreau  Conserving nature in Muskoka. Join...
Muskoka Moments  Falling in Love with Winter By Leah Leslie  72 UNIQUE MUSKOKA Fall Winter 2017  poking tiny heads up ever...
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