The Algonquin Log Cabin offers an ideal location to learn how to canoe or kayak. Sheltered lakes, misty mornings and meandering creeks/rivers offer beautiful backdrops to learn; Instructional canoe and kayak weekends take place throughout the summer. Learn safe canoeing and kayaking techniques from paddling professionals while exploring 3 unique lakes at Algonquin Park?s northwest corner. Enjoy tasty home cooked meals and Log cabin comfort at night.
FRIDAY 7:45am optional transfer from Toronto or 12; 30pm rendezvous at the Algonquin Log Cabin. Welcome lunch followed by comprehensive canoe or kayak lesson. Explore Surprise Lake and the Three Sister islands. Return for sauna, swim and dinner in front of the stone fireplace. Optional evening paddle.
Accommodation at the Algonquin Log Cabin.
SATURDAY Breakfast followed by transfer to Kawawaymog Lake. Refine your paddling technique as you circumnavigate Kawawaymog Lake. Picnic Lunch. Return to Log Cabin and paddle down the lake for a bonfire and cookout dinner. Night paddle back to the Log cabin.
SUNDAY Short shuttle to Mink Lake for sunrise canoe or kayak. Search for moose and beaver. Enjoy a maple syrup cookout breakfast. Return for a BBQ lunch. Afternoon of self guided options.
- two nights accommodation
- all meals beginning lunch Day 1 ending lunch Day 3
- a comprehensive canoe or kayak lesson and use of canoes or kayaks for 3 days
- voyageur canoe and campfire dinner followed by star watching
Friday to Sunday,
June 8 to September 23, 2007
$369 ($313US) per person for canoeing
$431 ($367US) per person for kayaking