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Posts by Algonquin Outfitters

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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Paddle On Session Ale by Lake of Bays Brewing Co.

Published on April 21, 2018
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Something special has been brewing this winter, while we all wait for paddling season to start, our friends over at Lake of Bays Brewing Co in Baysville have been brewing something special for everyone who loves to paddle (or drink beer).   Paddle On An easy-drinking, light-bodied session ale that is as smooth as the…

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Algonquin Ice Out March 2018

Published on March 23, 2018
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Counting Down the Days until Ice Out in Algonquin See our April 18th 2018 ice out report here. You may have heard that we still have lots of snow and ice in Algonquin Park.  This is pretty typical for early spring in Algonquin Park.  Every year we get excited to see open water slowly appear…

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Crossing Algonquin 2018 Winter – part 2

Published on March 22, 2018
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Trip Report – February, 2018 [see part one] Crossing Algonquin 2018 Feb 2nd – 11th A story of 3 friends crossing Ontario’s great park How it started Almost 3 years ago I moved from the little town of Moosonee, on the James Bay Coast, where I lived for 5 years with my family, to Huntsville….

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Banff Mountain Film Festival 2018

Published on January 13, 2018
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Banff Mountain Film Festival

For over two decades, Algonquin Outfitters has been bringing the spirit of outdoor adventure and mountain culture to Huntsville, in the form of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. Once again, we are proud to feature the world’s best mountain sport, culture and environmental films, letting you experience the thrill and challenges of the…

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