Posted on

Cabin Cocktail Kits

Cabin Cocktail Kits

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

Cabins and cocktails are an undeniably perfect pair, and we are thrilled to partner with local distillery Top Shelf Distillers to bring custom cocktail kits right to your cabin! Enjoy a Canadian classic, The Caeser, or get adventurous and try the seasonal offerings curated by the professional mixologists at Top Shelf (or all of them!). Whatever you choose these hand crafted cocktail kits are sure to be a highlight of your trip!

These craft cocktail kits are perfect for two guests and will be waiting for you upon your arrival to the cabin. Each kit will feature the respective inclusions listed below.

The Classic Canadian Caeser

Available for reservations year round

  • 375mL of Top Shelf vodka
  • 50mL of Top Shelf lemongrass bitters
  • 1L of Singers Spicy caesar mix
  • 50g packet of Cured Spice Co. caesar rimmer
  • 150mLFire Kitty hot sauce
  • Two Black Sombrero sausages
  • Recipe card and video tutorial

The Bees Tease

Available for spring & summer reservations

  • 375mL of Top Shelf gin
  • 50mL of Top Shelf peach bitters
  • 50mL of Honey Bee Savvy honey
  • Four Twinings chamomile tea packets
  • Two cans of STREAM water
  • One fresh lemon
  • Four dehydrated lemon garnishes
  • Two cedar Top Shelf coasters & mason jars to take home
  • Recipe card and video tutorial

Juniper Rose Bush

Available for spring & summer reservations

  • 375mL of Top Shelf gin
  • 50mL of Top Shelf orange bitters
  • Two bottles of County Bounty Rose Hibiscus Hops soda
  • One fresh lemon
  • Four dehydrated lemon garnishes
  • 50mL of Top Shelf hand sanitizer
  • Top Shelf black reusable tote bag to take home
  • Recipe card and video tutorial

Price for each kit is $60CAD and can be added to your cart during booking. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

Available at these cabins:

Posted on

Haliburton – Cleaners (Part Time)

Cabin Cleaners (Part Time)

Accepting applications until May 28th, 2021
Starting date: June, 2021

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 on Kennisis Lake and Redstone Lake. You’ll have a keen eye for detail, a friendly and professional demeanour, and a knack for creative problem solving. This job requires 2-4 shifts a week to start with the potential for more shifts in the fall months and as we open more cabins.  Starting June, 2021.  

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 / 2-4 shifts a week. (It normally takes 1-2 hours to clean a cabin) 

Compensation + Perks 

-Part-time position; no benefits  
-$50/per shift/cabin in summer, fall and spring. $60/per shift/cabin in the winter months.
-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

    Posted on

    Bass Fishing on Big Rideau

    Bass Fishing on Big Rideau

    Available exclusively at our Ember, Mica & Juniper cabins

    Whether you are a new or seasoned angler, this is the perfect experience for folks who are looking for a day out on the water – taking on the challenge of catching the biggest bass! Your adventure will begin as you meet your guide and depart from the docks of Murphy’s Point Provincial Park. You’ll step aboard a brand new fully-equipped 22-foot fishing boat, and set off for an enjoyable day of exploring the lake in search of largemouth and smallmouth bass.

    Professional angler Ashley Rae will be your guide for the day. She’ll show you the ropes of fishing, providing you with the chance to learn everything from how to cast, how to use various techniques and lures, and how to locate fish. Catch-and-release is highly encouraged to help ensure the future sustainability of this fishery. Whether you want to sit back and relax, or learn as much as possible – the choice is yours.

    This full-day fishing adventure can last between 5 to 8 hours depending on your interest. A nutritious lunch from culinary staple Picnic Perth, and all fishing and safety equipment are included in this experience. You’ll just need to ensure you dress appropriately for the weather, bring sunglasses (for eye protection), and have your fishing license with you. If you wish, your guide will snap professional quality images throughout the day to document your adventure.

    Price is $605 CAD for two guests. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

    Available for reservations from June 19 to September 30, 2021.

    Available at these cabins:

    Posted on

    Wine in the Wilderness Kit

    Wine in the Wilderness Kit

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

    Is there anything better than enjoying a glass of wine after a long day adventuring? How about two, or three? With our Wine in the Wilderness Kit, you can watch the sunset, isolated in the middle of a tranquil forest, while enjoying a curated tasting experience from our local partner, Grange Winery.

    This tasting kit for two will be waiting for you upon your arrival to the cabin, and will feature the following inclusions:

    • Two sets of 4 x 1oz seasonal wine samples from Grange Winery’s unique collection
    • A bottle of the winemaker’s selected ‘best of the season’
    • Two keepsake monogramed tasting glasses
    • Tasting notes, winemakers musing & technical info on all the wines to learn as you drink
    • The story of the Grange, a family run winery and Prince Edward County favourite
    • Exclusive discounts towards future bottle purchases

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

    Available for 2021 reservations.

    Available at these cabins:

    Posted on

    Happy Cabinscaper Kit

    Happy Camper Package

    Happy Cabinscaper Kit

    Available exclusively at our Mica, Ember, Juniper & Mason 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 features the following items:

    Price is $100CAD (or $50CAD without trail toques) and must be added to your cart during booking. For inquiries contact bookings@cabinscape.com

    Available for 2021 reservations.

    Available at these cabins:

    Posted on

    Celebration Package

    Celebration Package

    Available exclusively at our Mica, 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 local photographers from Love & Exposure 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 Love & Exposure 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 2021 reservations.

    Available at these cabins:

    Posted on Leave a comment

    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 2021

    Available for April, May & June reservations
    Canadian Maple Tour (March & April 2021)

    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 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

    Private 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.

    Destinations: Haliburton Highlands Brewing/Abbey Gardens, Boshkung Brewing or Social, and Haliburton Forest Cookhouse.

    Cost: $220/2 people + HST

    Summer 2021

    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: $198/2 people + HST

    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

    Private 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.

    Destinations: Haliburton Highlands Brewing/Abbey Gardens, Boshkung Brewing or Social, and Haliburton Forest Cookhouse.

    Cost: $220/2 people + HST

    Fishing Expedition

    COMING SOON

    Cost: $TBD

    Mushrooms & Wild Edibles Tour (August & September only)

    COMING SOON

    Cost: $TBD

    Autumn 2021

    Available for October & November reservations
    Mushrooms & Wild Edibles Tour

    COMING SOON

    Cost: $TBD + HST

    Winter 2022

    Available for January, February & March reservations

    Ice Climbing

    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: $TBD

    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: $TBD

    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: $TBD

    Canadian Maple Tour (March & April 2021)

    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: $TBD