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Cottage Winter

From Canoes to Snowshoes: A Canoe Trip Guide’s First Season Guiding in an Algonquin Winter

I’ve always been captivated by winter. Maybe it’s the twenty below nights when the forest is dead silent except for the sound of tree branches cracking in the wind, or maybe it’s the snow-covered lakes you can snowshoe, ski or … Read More

Backcountry Skiing Algonquin

Flying down a hill in Algonquin’s  snowy back country  , on the edge of control , without fully knowing what lies around the bend or under the  fresh snow gets my adrenaline flowing.  At this moment, I am in 100% … Read More

Algonquin Fall Colour and Winter adventures

The East wind is howling today with whitecaps on Kawawaymog Lake and waves crashing on the dock . The surrounding hills are filled with colour , especially the red maples which are peaking. The last week of September is always … Read More

Since 1991 – Voyageur Quest Celebrating 25 years

Since 1991 – VQ celebrating 25 years! 2016 is a special year as Voyageur Quest is celebrating 25 years leading Algonquin Park “wilderness adventures for the inquisitive spirit.” The journey to date has been more than we could ever have … Read More

Winter is here!

While some of us witness this change in temperature and develop a growing sense of forboding of the long cold nights to come, the shovelling of snow, the trudging through slush, I say phooey. We live in Canada, we are … Read More

A November Adventure.

“November’s transition makes for great adventure” Being a seinor guide at Voyageur Quest I find that the question, you know “that question”, at parties where you are meeting people for the first time, is difficult this time of year. “So … Read More

March Break family adventure

– Snowshoe, Suntan and Spring SkiingAs March comes around, all of us need a break – a chance for sunshine and to shake off the winter doldrums. If you have kids, March Break offers a chance for a family adventure. … Read More

POLAR VORTEX AND ALGONQUIN PARK WINTER ADVENTURES

POLAR VORTEX AND ALGONQUIN PARK WINTER ADVENTURES As I write this on a windy and cold January night, the weather network has issued yet another “weather alert” advising of us that “another bitterly cold arctic air mass has once again … Read More

ALGONQUIN PARK LAST MINUTE AND EARLY BIRD SPECIALS

$575

+HST/person
Algonquin Log Cabin
July Long Weekend Special!

July 1- 3 Algonquin Log Cabin canoe and hike

July 1- 3. 2022
Canoe into the mist, hike to forest lookouts, enjoy tasty food on this Algonquin Log cabin adventure. Price includes : 2 nights log cabin accommodation, meals Friday lunch to Sunday lunch, fully guided canoe and hike excursions.

$565

+HST/person
Featured Trip!

Algonquin Photo Canoe trip

Dates Available:
July 1- 3
Canoe into the Algonquin backcountry for 3 days with a professional guide. All meals,, equipment included. No experience required !

$300

+HST/person
LAST MINUTE SPECIAL!

Algonquin Manitou Cottage

Available June 17 - 20 - , 2022
Relax in a comfortable cottage and canoe and hike right from your door! Relax in your comfortable cottage Take your first dip of the year and heat up in the floating sauna.