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AO Gift Card Promo

Published on November 30, 2019
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Christmas Gift Card Promo

A little Holiday Cheer for you! Save 15% on all online AO Gift Card purchases during the month of December! Great as Christmas presents or even for yourself…

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Lure of the North by Goh Iromoto

Published on October 29, 2019
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Lour of the North

Lour of the North short film In the remote wilderness of Ontario, Canada, two travellers endure the repetitive mental hardship of cold winter tripping.  This short film captures the experiences and emotions of their expedition.  It’s tough.  It’s tiring.  It’s lonesome.  Yet it’s a beautiful and meditative love affair as you persevere one snowshoe step at a time. Behind-the-scenes images:…

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Dagger Rewind new for 2020

Published on September 25, 2019
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Dagger Rewind

Our AO Boatwerks store in Minden Ontario will be featuring the Dagger Rewind XS, SM, MD and LG in the lineup of whitewater kayaks for 2020. We have a limited number of  Dagger Rewinds (XS and MD) arriving in November 2019, with another shipment of Rewinds (all sizes) arriving in April.  Give us a call…

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Mark in the Park

Published on May 20, 2019
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Mark in the Park video series

This 10-part series brings Mark’s trip-logs to life, and aims to exhibit the breathtaking sights and sounds of the Algonquin backcountry. It strives to inspire people to get out and experience backcountry canoe camping for themselves, and for seasoned paddlers, acts as an informational vehicle for trip planning, or as a simple way of quenching spring paddling fever as we await ice out!

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Cruising into Fall – Swift Cruiser Pack Boat

Published on November 19, 2018
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Cruise on into Fall Contest Cover

Test Paddling the solo Swift Cruiser 16.8 Pack Boat Liam was our winner of the Swift Canoe, Cruise on Into Fall contest in the fall of 2018. Although he wasn’t able to make use of his full 5-day canoe trip prize this fall, he was excited to paddle the new Swift Cruise pack boat. We…

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Tay House Troop Nineteen

Published on October 24, 2018
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Boy Scouts of America, Rochester, New York Why has the Tay House Troop 19 been coming to Algonquin Park for decades? Oct 4, 2018 Dear Rich, Gord, Colin, and the Entire Algonquin Outfitters Team, On behalf of Tay House Troop 19 and the Highlanders, I want to thank you for all that you and your…

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Paddle Around Lake Opeongo with Kevin Callan

Published on August 7, 2018
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Our good friend Kevin Callan, AKA The Happy Camper, recently paddled around Algonquin’s largest lake, Lake Opeongo. You can find out more about our Lake Opeongo store on our Store Locator page, our our Opeongo Water Taxi service.   Paddle Around Algonquin’s Opeongo Lake – part 1 The Happy Camper and Kristine Redmond (and the…

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The Great Outdoors Photo Contest Winners

Published on July 9, 2018
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The Great Outdoors Photo Contest

  The Great Outdoors Photo Contest Many people have been inspired since 1917 by Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven.  This summer we want you to be inspired by the Great Outdoors, experience what Tom Thomson might have experienced 100 years ago.  Take in what you see and capture it to share with others. …

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Perception Kayaks | Don’t Get Yakked Off

Published on June 14, 2018
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Perception kayaks

There’s a reason that Algonquin Outfitters has carried Perception Kayaks for many years now.  Great brands like Perception and Dagger have a long history of building quality kayaks that meet or exceed most customers expectations.  This is why we almost exclusively have Perception and Dagger kayaks in our rental fleet, if they stand up to…

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