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Calabogie – Cleaner (PT)

Cabin Cleaner | PT

Accepting applications until June 15, 2022
Starting date: July 2022

Brief Job Summary 

Cabinscape is seeking reliable and adventurous local cleaners to join our growing hospitality team. You’ll be responsible for maintaining a handful of our tiny off-grid cabins located next to Calabogie Peaks Resort in Calabogie, ON. You should have a keen eye for detail, a friendly and professional demeanor, and a knack for creative problem solving. This job requires 3-5 shifts a week and is a year around role with CABINSCAPE.

Duties + Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the cabins and property is in tip top order: making beds, cleaning surfaces, sweeping and moping, cleaning and changing toilets, restocking supplies, etc. 
  • Willing to carry/drive in two (20L) jugs of water and gas for generator  
  • Bringing home and laundering tea towels and fitted sheets on occasion (you’ll be compensated for this task) 
  • Maintaining cabin’s stock/supplies and reporting when supplies are low 
  • Performing monthly deep cleans as needed 
  • Managing tasks and reports via an online / app interface  

Requirements + Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in the housekeeping or hospitality industry 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Friendly and hospitable  
  • Digitally competent with access to a cell phone 
  • Love of the outdoors  
  • Experience in off-grid living a bonus! 

Location/Transportation

  • Our cabins are located on Calabogie Peaks Resort property (but are managed independently from the resort) 
  • Access to your own reliable vehicle is required. AWD/4WD required to access cabins.

Schedule 

  • Available for weekly cleanings / 3-5 shifts a week. (It normally takes 1.5-2 hours to clean a cabin) 

Compensation + Perks 

  • Part-time position; no benefits  
  • $20/hour (2 hour minimum per shift)
  • Free cabin accommodations! We want you to know our cabins inside and out. This means staying over at our cabins and getting the full CABINSCAPE experience.  

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    Treehugger Toiletries Kit

    Treehugger Toiletries Kit

    Available at all CABINSCAPE cabins

    Take care of yourself and your surroundings with this take home toiletries kit. Featuring eco-friendly products curated by our partner’s at Harlowe Green, you can try out natural and sustainable alternatives to common bathroom essentials. Keep the plastic at home and join us on our journey to mitigate our environmental footprint in the incredible Ontario wilderness, all while supporting a local, female owned business.

    This kit will be waiting for you upon your arrival to the cabin and is a great fit for those looking to make an impact by starting their own sustainability journey. It features the following inclusions:

    • All natural bamboo toothbrush
    • Canadian-made, sustainably packaged toothpaste tablets
    • Biodegradable mint dental flossers
    • Eco-friendly natural deodorant
    • Travel-sized bamboo hair brush
    • Wood + Sisal nail brush
    • Pure cotton Turkish hand/hair towel in a waffle weave from The Lake Hippie

    Price is $66 CAD and can be added to your cart during booking. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

    Available for 2022 reservations.

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    Irresistible Romance Kit

    Irresistible Romance Kit

    Available at all CABINSCAPE cabins

    Made specifically for couples, this kit will transform our isolated off-grid getaways into a romantic escape. The handcrafted and all natural products included in this kit have been curated by our local partners at Harlowe Green to create a sensual experience exclusively for CABINSCAPE guests. We will thoughtfully prepare your cabin so you and your partner arrive to a space designed for lovers, meaning you can focus on what’s important – each other.

    This kit is perfect for those looking for a little love during their CABINSCAPE stay, and features the following inclusions:

    • “The Lovers” rose, lemon, vanilla candle hand poured by Shy Wolf in Grey Highlands, Ontario
    • Three natural beeswax tea candles hand poured by Rhicreations
    • 2oz of luxurious Jojoba Massage Oil from Harlowe Green’s refillery
    • Mint & Raspberry mini fair trade chocolate bars by Mast
    • CBD Rose Body Scrub & Foot Soak by Fleurs
    • Cabin decorated with rose petals and twinkle lights upon your arrival*
    • Exclusive discounts toward Harlowe Green’s home and body collection

    * Please note: decor (including twinkle lights & candle holders) is CABINSCAPE property as is not to be removed from the premises. Guests will be charged separately for any decor taken home.

    Price is $100 CAD and can be added to your cart during booking. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

    Available for 2022 reservations.

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    Cider & Charcuterie Kit

    Cider & Charcuterie Kit

    Available at our Haliburton Forest & Muskoka cabins

    Whether you want to prolong the sweetness of summer or embrace crispy cool fall vibes, settle into your muskoka chair, sip on a locally crafted cider, and enjoy a seasonal selection of fine meats, cheeses and nuts curated specifically for Cabinscape guests. Take a moment to slow down, breathe in the fresh air, and experience the amalgamation of sweet, salty and savory flavors that are sure to have you pining for more.

    This kit is ideal for a pair of hungry Cabinscapers, and features the following inclusions:

    • Four cold Ontario crafted ciders compliments of No Boats on Sundays
    • Custom wood-burned engraved maple charcuterie platter from Haliburton Forest Paddle Shop
    • An 8×8 gourmet charcuterie grazing box for two from local vendors which includes: a mixture of meats, cheeses, fresh & dried fruit, pickles, olives, nuts, chocolate and a selection of crackers

    Price is $69 CAD and can be added to your cart during booking. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

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    Self Care Kit

    Self Care Kit

    Available at all Cabinscape cabins.

    Take care of yourself and mother nature by treating yourself to a mini, eco-friendly spa experience from the comfort of your cabin! Curated exclusively for CABINSCAPE guests by our kitchen and bath partner Harlowe Green, and featuring products handcrafted by talented local artisans, every item in this kit has been handpicked for its quality and use of natural ingredients. With each kit thoughtfully prepared in plastic-free packaging, you can feel guilt-free enjoying these natural remedies that are sure to sooth your skin and your soul after a day exploring the great outdoors.

    This kit is perfect for those looking to decompress during their CABINSCAPE stay, and features the following inclusions:

    • Rose Clay Face Mask handmade by The Willow’s Bark in Peterborough, Ontario
    • Lemon Ginger Lip Balm handmade by The Willow’s Bark in Peterborough, Ontario
    • Eucalyptus Shower Steamers from family owned company Earth and Daughter
    • Chantilly Body Butter handmade by Birch Babe in Northbrook, Ontario
    • “Take It Easy” lilac, cucumber, and green tea candle hand poured by Shy Wolf in Grey Highlands, Ontario
    • Rice Crisp fair trade milk chocolate bar made in Ontario by the esteemed Galerie au Chocolat
    • Exclusive discounts toward Harlowe Green’s home and body collection

    Price is $75 CAD and can be added to your cart during booking. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

    Available for 2022 reservations.

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    Summer Essentials Kit

    Summer Essentials Kit

    Available at all CABINSCAPE cabins

    Whether you are out to soak in the sunshine or take a walk in the wilderness, this simple summer kit developed by Harlowe Green is sure to come in handy during your CABINSCAPE getaway! Each item in this kit has been carefully curated to provide an environmentally-friendly alternative to the harsh chemicals that protect you from rays and insects. Support local businesses and prepare for your adventure in a natural, gentle way with this trusty summer set.

    This kit will be in your cabin upon your arrival, and comes packaged in a reusable, Canadian made unbleached cotton baggie featuring the following inclusions:

    • SPF30 Mineral Sunscreen – a water-proof, sweat-proof, fragrance-free, reef-safe, and non-greasy formula that defies the boundaries of all other natural mineral sunscreens and prepares you for those sunny lake days
    • After Sun Spray – crafted by Eralume (formerly Sisu Naturals), this spray provides a natural cooling and calming effect for your skin at the end of a sunshine filled day
    • Repel Outdoor Spray – handmade by Eralume (formerly Sisu Naturals), protect yourself from nature’s pests with this natural, aerosol-free formula
    • Bug Bite Balm – handmade by Old Soul Soap Company, this CABINSCAPE favourite soothes any insect bite without aggravating sensitive skin in a conveniently-sized and composable balm stick
    • Turkish Towel – this luxurious, sustainably sourced 100% cotton towel from The Lake Hippie comes in a variety of vibrant summer colors and the delicate weave is designed to increase absorbency, softness and comfort while remaining a perfect lightweight option to throw in any beach bag or backpack.
    • Exclusive discounts toward Harlowe Green’s home and body collection

    Price is $88 CAD and can be added to your cart during booking. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

    Available for 2022 reservations.

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    Cabinscape Weddings

    Escape with your closest family and friends for an intimate wedding weekend in the woods with Cabinscape Weddings. In partnership with Bowtied With Love, professional wedding planners, we offer a customizable wilderness wedding experience for small gatherings of up to 16 guests, deep in the forests of Central Frontenac.

    With exclusive access to over 550 acres of sprawling forest that surround our Mason Cabin, you and your guests are in for an unforgettable weekend. Take a swim in the lake, hike the on-site trails, or simply sit together by the bonfire and enjoy your special day. Let our team redefine the “camp wedding” for you, so you can take in everything nature has to offer.

    All Cabinscape Weddings include:

    • A custom ceremony location – whether you prefer a creekside, lakeside, fireside or standing waterfall ceremony, you have the choice to select your special spot to say “I do”
    • Full weekend access to our Mason Cabin for your Bridal Suite – a private space to decompress during a whirlwind wedding weekend
    • Guest lodging at the Sumac Centre and access to the 550 acres of wilderness that surround the property
    • Lake access (watercraft included!), on-site trails and indoor rainout options to ensure you and your guests are able to enjoy every moment of your weekend

    For inquiries and to receive our information package contact bookings@cabinscape.com

    Dates available starting late-Summer 2022.

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    Haliburton – Cleaner (PT)

    Cabin Cleaner | PT

    Accepting applications until June 15, 2022
    Starting date: June/July 2022

    Brief Job Summary 

    Cabinscape is seeking reliable and adventurous local cleaners to join our growing hospitality team. You’ll be responsible for maintaining a handful of our tiny off-grid cabins locatedon Kennisis Lake and Redstone Lake in Haliburton Forest. You should have a keen eye for detail, a friendly and professional demeanor, and a knack for creative problem solving. This job requires 3-5 shifts a week, and this position can lead to a year around role with CABINSCAPE.

    Duties + Responsibilities

    • Ensuring the cabins and property is in tip top order: making beds, cleaning surfaces, sweeping and moping, cleaning and changing toilets, restocking supplies, etc. 
    • Willing to carry/drive in two (20L) jugs of water and gas for generator  
    • Bringing home and laundering tea towels and fitted sheets on occasion (you’ll be compensated for this task) 
    • Maintaining cabin’s stock/supplies and reporting when supplies are low 
    • Performing monthly deep cleans as needed 
    • Managing tasks and reports via an online / app interface  

    Requirements + Qualifications

    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Experience in the housekeeping or hospitality industry 
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
    • Friendly and hospitable  
    • Digitally competent with access to a cell phone 
    • Love of the outdoors  
    • Experience in off-grid living a bonus! 

    Location/Transportation

    • Our cabins are located on Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve property (but are managed independently from the Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve) 
    • Access to your own reliable vehicle is required. AWD/4WD required to access cabins.

    Schedule 

    • Available for weekly cleanings / 3-5 shifts a week. (It normally takes 2-3 hours to clean a cabin) 

    Compensation + Perks 

    • Part-time position; no benefits  
    • $20/hour (2.5 hour minimum per shift)
    • Free cabin accommodations! We want you to know our cabins inside and out. This means staying over at our cabins and getting the full CABINSCAPE experience.  

    Apply

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      Happy Cabinscaper Kit

      Happy Cabinscaper Kit

      Available exclusively at our Lanark County, Haliburton Forest & Muskoka cabins

      This is a call to all outdoor enthusiasts, young and old, who want to make the most out of their Cabinscape experience! With all inclusions waiting for you upon your arrival, you will have everything you need to take your campfire game to the next level.

      This kit is a perfect fit for those looking to build a classic (and easy!) campfire and features the following items:

      • Two Cabinscape ribbed trail toques from our winter collection
      • Two keepsake Cabinscape classic camping mugs
      • Original recipe hot chocolate mix from our local partners
      • A custom s’mores kit for two complete with graham crackers, marshmallows, & fair trade chocolate
      • Two energy bars for trail snacking compliments of CLIF Bar
      • CABINSCAPE’s hardcopy “How to Build the Perfect Campfire” guide that includes unique fire building techniques to challenge new and experienced campers alike
      • Four fire starters to help you make your evenings lit

      Price is $105CAD (or $55CAD without trail toques) and can be added to your cart during booking.

      For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

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      Celebration Package

      Celebration Package

      Available exclusively at our Mica, Rhya, Ember, Juniper & Mason cabins

      Are you celebrating a special occasion during your Cabinscape stay, and want a memory that will last for years to come? Then this package is for you! We’ve partnered with a local photographer from Allyson Elizabeth Photography to capture your memories in our picturesque, woodsy landscape.

      Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, commemorating an anniversary, have planned a surprise engagement, or love the idea of gifting your partner a set of lifestyle shots with your family, this package is sure to make your time at Cabinscape even more special.

      Valued at over $650CAD, this package is an incredible deal thanks to our local partners, and features the following inclusions, delivered straight to your cabin:

      • A full lifestyle photoshoot with a career photographer from Allyson Elizabeth Photography and access to an entire digital gallery of at least 50 professionally edited photos from the shoot (sneak peek delivered to you via email within a week, and full gallery delivered within 30 days)
      • A bottle of County Cremant ‘Citrine’ sparkling wine and two keepsake glasses from Grange Winery, a family run winery and Prince Edward County favourite
      • A basket of hand crafted chocolates, baked goods and sweets prepared by a local chocolatier from Perth Chocolate Works
      • And a seasonal bouquet of premium cut flowers & keepsake vase courtesy of Apropos Flowers in Perth

      Price is $550CAD and must be added to your cart during booking for eligible dates. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

      Available for 2022 reservations.

      Photos courtesy of Love & Exposure Photography and Allyson Elizabeth Photography.

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      Haliburton Adventures

      Haliburton Adventures

      Available exclusively at our Haliburton Forest cabins

      Whether you are burning to learn something new or want to explore every corner of the Haliburton Highlands, we have partnered with local guides at Yours Outdoors to bring exclusive adventure experiences to Cabinscape guests. Browse below to learn more about our seasonal offerings.

      Spring 2022

      Available for April, May & June reservations
      Canadian Maple Tour (March & April only)

      Join the team at Esson Creek Maple for private and unique sugar-ing experience in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands! This family run maple operation shares their love of minerals and nature with their passion for making syrup by hosting a guided tour of their farm and facilities located near Wilberforce, ON.

      Each tour will begin with a leisurely hike through the forested trails that constitute the Sugarbush while your guide shares their expert knowledge on maple production, species diversity in the area, local minerals and the incredible connection between them all.  The hike will bring guests to the Sugarhouse, where there will be a tour of the production process, and the tour conclude with a maple treat of “Sugar on Snow”. 

      Each adult guest will receive a bottle of Esson Creek Maple syrup as a gift to take home.  This personal tour is approximately 60 – 90 minutes and adheres to Health Regulations with respect to COVID-19 safety protocols.  

      Cost: $99/couple OR $130/family (maximum of 2 adult, 2 children) + HST

      Highland Brewery Tour

      Tingle your taste buds on this guided tour of the craft breweries and eateries located along Highway 118 between Haliburton and Carnarvon. An entertaining guide will be your designated driver as you step behind the scenes to meet the beer and food places and personalities of the Haliburton Highlands. You will enjoy great tastes, the stories, and some special surprises.

      This experience includes a designated driver, behind-the-scenes tours of each facility, samples of food and drinks at each establishment, and gratuities for each stop.

      Please note: As per government regulation, guests must show proof of vaccination to enjoy the indoor dining space at each establishment.

      Cost: $220 + HST (for two people)

      Additional Guest Cost: $110 + tax

      Make Your Own Paddle

      In this unique and artistic adventure, you’ll get a chance to witness the plan of the paddle, from start to finish. Join skilled woodworker Corey Pietryszyn for a detailed tour of the Haliburton Forest Paddleshop, learning about the art, science, and beauty of paddle craftsmanship. After workshop tour, you’ll get a chance to add your unique laser engraving to a paddle of your own; a usable piece of art that will hold the memories of the day!

      If you have a design in mind, please bring it along and you can try to get it laser engraved.

      This memorable experience includes guidance, direction, laser engraving, and a unqiue and usable paddle for you to bring on your next adventure!

      Cost: $400 + HST (for two people)

      Additional Guest Cost: $200 + tax

      Highland Minerals – Guided Hike (May & June only)

      The Haliburton Highlands is an area known for its rich biodiversity, but what lies underneath? Enjoy a guided hike through a Sugarbush with local experts from Esson Creek Maple as you explore the rare mineral deposits and untouched geological anomalies hidden just beneath the forest floor.

      Each tour is approximately 3.5 hours and features a brief geological history review, a tour of the minerals on property, as well as a discussion about indicator plants and the connection between the minerals and maple syrup.  Finish your tour with a sample of Esson Creek Maple syrup – a perfect compliment to the beautiful setting. 

      The hike takes place on well maintained forest trails which include hills and valleys, and adheres to Health Regulations with respect to COVID19 safety protocols. 

      Cost: $99/couple OR $130/family (maximum of 2 adult, 2 children) + HST

      Summer 2022

      Available for July, August & September reservations
      Canoe Excursion

      Paddling a canoe is a truly Canadian experience. In this half day introduction you will learn the basics – strokes, techniques, and safety – and go for a shoreline paddle to practice your new found skills. Suitable for beginners and those looking to improve under the guidance of an expert certified instructor. Bring your cabin canoe (waterfront cabins only) or rent one.

      This experience includes an expert certified leader, 3 hours of instruction and paddling, a canoe, paddles, and PFD (if required).

      Cost: $240 + HST (for two people)

      Highland Minerals – Guided Hike

      The Haliburton Highlands is an area known for its rich biodiversity, but what lies underneath? Enjoy a guided hike through a Sugarbush with local experts from Esson Creek Maple as you explore the rare mineral deposits and untouched geological anomalies hidden just beneath the forest floor.

      Each tour is approximately 3.5 hours and features a brief geological history review, a tour of the minerals on property, as well as a discussion about indicator plants and the connection between the minerals and maple syrup.  Finish your tour with a sample of Esson Creek Maple syrup – a perfect compliment to the beautiful setting. 

      The hike takes place on well maintained forest trails which include hills and valleys, and adheres to Health Regulations with respect to COVID19 safety protocols. 

      Cost: $99/couple OR $130/family (maximum of 2 adult, 2 children) + HST

      Rock Climbing in the Highlands

      While the hiking is great in the Highlands, why not take the most direct route to the top with an introduction to rock climbing! Never rock climbed before? No problem! Let us get you outdoors and out into nature to reach new heights. We are pleased to offer rock climbing in partnership with
      experienced instructors, who will set you up with all the necessary equipment, teach you the basics of climbing and guide your fun and safe climb.

      No belaying experience required, participants will be belayed by guide.

      Cost: $300 + HST (for two people)

      Wild Edibles Tour

      Learn about the ins & outs of wild edibles with a knowledgeable guide, who will explore the property around your cabin and provide in-depth knowledge and information about medicinal plants and trees. Wild teas will be available for the journey to keep your hands and bellies warm!

      Cost: $180 + HST (for two people)

      Autumn 2021

      Available for October & November reservations
      Scenic Fall Colors Guided Hike

      Explore the incredible fall colours of the Haliburton Highlands on this exclusive hike through Haliburton Forest to what locals and travelers alike rave as the best lookout in the County! On this guided tour, you’ll have
      the privilege of wandering through the wilderness with a trained naturalist, who will identify birds, trees, plants, and animals along your journey.

      Cost: TBD

      Mushrooms & Wild Edibles Tour (October only)

      Learn about the ins & outs of wild edibles with a knowledgeable guide, who will explore the property around your cabin and provide in-depth knowledge and information about medicinal plants and trees. Wild teas will be available for the journey to keep your hands and bellies warm!

      Cost: TBD

      Rock Climbing in the Highlands

      While the hiking is great in the Highlands, why not take the most direct route to the top with an introduction to rock climbing! Never rock climbed before? No problem! Let us get you outdoors and out into nature to reach new heights. We are pleased to offer rock climbing in partnership with
      experienced instructors, who will set you up with all the necessary equipment, teach you the basics of climbing and guide your fun and safe climb.

      No belaying experience required, participants will be belayed by guide.

      Cost: TBD

      Winter 2022

      Available for December, January, February & March reservations
      Ice Climbing (late-December to early-March)

      A half day adventure geared towards getting a taste of what this sport has to offer. No experience, no problem, you will learn the basics and get in your first swings! You’ll learn safety first, have a short lesson, then lots of climbing! Lorne Foisy of Elements Guiding will be your guide and instructor at the West Shore climbing site; a short drive from Haliburton Forest.

      Cost: $410.00 + tax (for two people)

      Additional Guest Cost: $145.00 + tax

      Ice Fishing

      With over 100 lakes and healthy fish populations Haliburton Forest is the perfect ice fishing destination for the adventurous angler. You will travel by snowmobile to one or more remote lakes to catch lake trout, brookies and rainbows.

      A professional guide will work with you to plan an adventure of a lifetime including what species to target, what lakes to visit and what routes to take. You will have the option of a half day or a full day adventure. The full day adventure includes a hearty and nutritious hot lunch prepared and served directly on the ice, providing a great opportunity to sit back and take in the surroundings as well as the energy to get through a full day out in the elements. If all goes well the lunch may feature the fish you have caught that morning!

      Cost: $660.00 + tax (for two people)

      Additional Guest Cost: $30.00 + tax

      X-Country Skiing

      Skiing is a quiet way of exploring the natural wonders of winter. Come glide into winter with this half day introduction to cross country skiing. If you are new to x-country skiing, we will teach you the basics in either skate or classic style and guide you along scenic trails that are suited to your level of ability. If you have skied before let us help you refine your technique and take you through some rugged and beautiful terrain. You will find your stride under the guidance of an expert ski instructor. The Haliburton Highlands is known as one of Ontario’s best x-country ski destinations, and boasts more than 100 km of groomed nordic trails.

      This experience is offered in cooperation with the Haliburton Highlands Nordic Trails Association, and is suitable for beginners as well as those looking to improve their technique.

      Bring your own skis or rent them with us.

      Cost: $190 + tax (for two people & rentals)

      Additional Guest Cost: $70 + tax

      Canadian Maple Tour (March & April 2022)

      Join the team at Esson Creek Maple for private and unique sugar-ing experience in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands! This family run maple operation shares their love of minerals and nature with their passion for making syrup by hosting a guided tour of their farm and facilities located near Wilberforce, ON.

      Each tour will begin with a leisurely hike through the forested trails that constitute the Sugarbush while your guide shares their expert knowledge on maple production, species diversity in the area, local minerals and the incredible connection between them all.  The hike will bring guests to the Sugarhouse, where there will be a tour of the production process, and the tour conclude with a maple treat of “Sugar on Snow”. 

      Each adult guest will receive a bottle of Esson Creek Maple syrup as a gift to take home.  This personal tour is approximately 60 – 90 minutes and adheres to Health Regulations with respect to COVID-19 safety protocols.  

      Cost: $99/couple OR $130/family (maximum of 2 adult, 2 children) + HST