Muskoka Snow Day Activities

January 11th, 2016
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School busses are cancelled again in the Parry Sound District - yikes! It's also remarkably chilly at -18. There isn't really enough snow to build a fort, so in lieu of that traditional activity here is a list.

1. Strap on the snowshoes and take a walk!

Realistically you could probably get away without the snowshoes at this point. But trust me, you're going to want to bundle up first. And may ...

Rainy Day Activities: Visit The Local Library!

August 24th, 2015
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Summer is coming to a close and it's another rainy day outside! 

Did you know if you have a cottage and pay taxes in the Parry Sound - Muskoka area , you are eligible a library membership? The library is a fantastic place to use the free wifi, stock up on reading material, DVDs, and take part in community events. If you are renting or camping, chances are the local library has an affordable gu ...

Rainy Day Activities: Museum Hop

August 10th, 2015
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Have you ever visited our Magnetawan area museums? If not, a rainy day at the cottage this summer may be the perfect excuse to earn about the rich history of our corner of Parry Sound - Muskoka! There are three museums within a short drive of the village of Magnetawan and all are well worth your time.

Magnetawan Heritage Centre - Biddy Street at the Locks
Daily: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wiseman Corn ...

Used Bookstores in the Magnetawan Area

May 11th, 2015
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Rainy Day

It's pouring rain and miserable outside at the cottage. Where to spend your day? I'm partial to exploring our local used bookstores!

Bearly Used Books - Parry Sound

Bearly Used Books is located in downtown Parry Sound and is my personal favourite. They have over 100,000 used books available and some of the most helpful staff around. You're welcome to curl up with a book on one of the couc ...