Experiences ~ Interesting Places in our Own Back Yard

Outdoors  

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Free Family Fishing!
Sat Jun 17 to Sun Jun 18 2023
No licence needed to fish this weekend

Introduce a friend to fishing!

Four times in 2023, Canadian residents can fish Ontario waters wihout buying a licence.
  • Family Fishing Weekend in February
    (February 18 - 20)
  • Mother’s Day Weekend in May (May 13 - 14)
  • Father’s Day Weekend in June (June 17 - 18)
  • Family Fishing Week in July (July 1 - July 9)
During all other time periods, Canadian residents between the ages of 18 and 64 years must purchase a valid fishing license to legally fish in Ontario.
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Sleigh Rides
Boulter

Horse-drawn sleigh rides - or wagon rides in summer.

Open meadows and Hastings Highlands woods.

Private parties - your own group only


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Mad River Rentals

Flatwater and Whitewater Tandem and Solo Canoe & SUP(stand-up paddleboard) rentals,

Equipment and safety gear, outfitting, shuttles, valet and delivery services

Based in Quadeville, Ontario, a few minutes from Palmer Rapids Whitewater Park and Aumond's Bay(the top of the Lower Madawaska River Provincial Park)

Serving from the Middle Madawaska to the Greater Madawaska, the York and Little Mississippi Rivers, and all the accessible lakes in between.

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Madawaska Kanu Centre

Wilderness Resort on the Madawaska River

Learn from the river, with the river.

Guided whitewater rafting trips
Highly personalized Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing instruction
Delicious, home-cooked gourmet meals.

Rafting begins June 8 for the 2020 season.

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Paddler Co-op

Non-profit organization offering affordable whitewater instruction

High Quality Whitewater Instruction, Programs & River Guiding

Campground open to the public, no membership or reservations required!

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Golf in the Valley
Barry's Bay Golf Club
A scenic & challenging 9 hole golf course. Rental clubs, pull carts, & power carts available
4 Km South On Old Barry's Bay Rd, Barry's Bay
1-866-505-0257 or 613-756-2484
www.barrysbaygolf.ca

The Homestead at Wolf Ridge
A spectacular 18 hole golf layout. Driving range, rentals, lessons available
3 km west of Killaloe, 10 min from Barry’s Bay
613-757-1818
www.homesteadgc.com
Whitetail Golf Club
18 hole course and driving range Rental clubs, pull carts, & power carts available
7113 Hwy 60, Eganville
613-628-3774
www.whitetailgolfclub.ca

Sands On Golden Lake
Hwy 60, Deacon
613-625-2525
Driving Range & Mini Putt Open Weekends 9:00 am - Dusk
 
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Fourth Chute
One of five spectacular waterfalls
on the Bonnechere River

Site of the Bonnechere Caves
Fourth Chute
From Hwy 41 at Eganville turn onto Fourth Chute road (going east) and travel 8 km. Park on the left just before the bridge crossing the Bonnechere River.

more info
 

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Highland Wilderness Tours
Highland Wilderness Tours

Adults & children's riding camps, trail riding, snowmobiling, dogsledding, and so much more!
Highland Wilderness Tours
Matt & Penny Nichol
Maynooth, ON
1-613-338-2330
info@ridethewilderness.com

www.ridethewilderness.com
 

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Madawaska Valley Hiking/Walking Trails
Madawaska Valley
Hiking/Walking Trails


Many wonderful trails throught the township, which include Combermere, Barry's Bay & Wilno.
For information & maps, visit the Madawaska Valley Visitor Centre 613-756-5885

Click here for a map of the trails
 
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Gerbers Nursery

Everything for your landscape
and garden needs:

Flowering shrubs, evergreens,
perennials, house and garden plants

Enjoy walking through our gardens

Gerbers Nursery

RR#4, Golden Lake
(613) 625-2304
 
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Temperate Garden
Offering a great collection
of annuals and perennials

Greenhouses and
garden center
in beautiful
downtown Eganville

The Temperate Gardens

101 Bonnechere East, Eganville

613-628-1048
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Old Sledheads
We collect, restore, show, race,
buy, sell, wheel, deal, wrangle
and horsetrade in these unique
relics of winters long ago

Old Sled Show: Jan 10, 2015
Canadian Vintage Championship Racing:  Feb 27 - Mar 1, 2015
Ottawa Valley Old Sledheads
Home to the World Famous
Bonnechere Cup Races
Eganville, Ontario

613-628-2466

www.oldsledheads.com
 

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The Mix Company

613-757-0497
An exciting line of Gluten-Free Mixes. Designed to make a gluten-free/wheat-free diet easy, fun, and delicious!

Sands on Golden Lake

613-625-2525
Eat, Rest & Play. Lakeside Dining. Newly updated rooms, spacious chalets with fireplaces, beautiful surroundings,

The Granary

613-628-2723
Schnitzel House restaurant features unique & affordable German & Canadian cuisine. A locally owned & operated eatery

Direct Bearing - Valley Training

613-758-2846
First Aid & CPR Training. Nationally recognized certification. Courses always running in the area. Small groups. Fun,

Pinewood Inn

613-756-1333
This local landmark is a short walk from the Public Beach and Children's Playground on beautiful Kamaniskeg

Spectacle Lake Lodge

613-756-2324
Open Year Round - Highway 60 between Barry's Bay and Algonquin Park - Snowmobiles, ATV's, Boats, Canoes and Kayaks.

Kranz, Garnet Insurance & Real Estate Ltd.

613-757-2515
Serving The Madawaska Valley & The Bonnechere Valley Areas
General Insurance Brokers - For Over 70

Killaloe Public Library

613-757-2211
Public library service, FREE lending of books, magazines and videos. Public Access Computer and