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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 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. My wife had…

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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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Algonquin Outfitters Gift Cards

Published on November 30, 2017
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Gift Cards

Give the Gift of Adventure Algonquin Outfitters gift cards are the perfect gift to fuel the adventure for anyone on your list this season.  Our knowledgeable and experienced sales associates and adventure guides will help that special someone pick the right gear for their next adventure or help them plan and organize their next Algonquin…

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Helle Knives – There are no shortcuts to perfection

Published on November 3, 2017
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Helle Knives in Muskoka

Helle knives are one of those products that’s going to last decades and maybe even be a cherished item that you can pass down to your future campers.  At Algonquin Outfitters many of the products that end up in our stores come from personal experience and a proven track record as true quality gear.  Joining…

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Paddle Art Contest – Katie Ohlke

Published on September 28, 2017
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Tom Thomson is my artistic hero and I have been enjoying finding his painting locations for over a decade. I was extremely excited to learn about the Algonquin Outfitter’s Paddle Contest and set to work planning out trips to gather information and inspiration. This launched “the summer of Tom.” July 8th was the memorial paddle…

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