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Muskoka Adventures

Muskoka Adventures

Available exclusively at our Muskoka cabins

Itching to learn a new skill and experience the thrill of exploration in Muskoka? From fireside cooking, stargazing to forest bathing, these adventure experiences with local guides at The Trip Shed will bring you closer to the natural world. Browse below to learn more about our seasonal offerings.

Summer 2021

Available for July, August & September
Forest Meditation

Join a skilled forest guide on a restorative walk in the woods. This journey is focused on becoming more present with your surroundings and gaining a new awareness for the incredible world around us.

Drawing on traditional forest bathing techniques, this experience will leave you feeling refreshed with a new appreciation for natural spaces. Not only will you deepen your connection to the forest, you will also renew your relationship with yourself.

This experience includes a private two hour hike with an experienced forest wanderer and a delicious cup of “Wild Tea” made with ingredients sourced from the forest.

Cost: $145/2 people + HST

Great Canadian Canoe Trip

Learn the skills necessary to portage and travel confidently in the incredible Ontario wilderness. From paddling and navigation, to cooking over an open fire, this experience will help you prepare yourself for backcountry bliss.

This adventure starts at your Cabinscape cabin, where a skilled guide will teach you canoe basics. From there, you and the guide will travel to one of the neighboring lakes in Limberlost Forest or to the world-renowned Algonquin Park to start your journey.

The Limberlost Forest adventure is a half-day trip (approx. 3 hours), and includes a snack. The Algonquin Park adventure is a full-day trip (approx. 6 hours), and includes a hearty lunch. Both trips feature a paddling lesson, safety tips, a local hike and a cold beverage for each guest.

Cost: Limberlost $180/2 people + tax or Algonquin Park $290/2 people + tax*

*A vehicle permit for Algoniquin Park is not included, but can be purchased for $10 at the park if required.

Stargazing Tour

Join a professional star gazer for guided night hike in the forest. This is the perfect opportunity to peer up at the night sky, and learn more about the stories behind the incredible constellations that are only visible to those that take the time to look.

After a short journey through the trees, your guide will prepare hot chocolate and delicious treats while discussing the wonders of nature, allowing you to sit back, relax and consider what it means to be a part of it all.

This experience includes a private experience with a professional guide, locally sourced treats and a warm drink.

Please note: in the event of overcast, this experience may be altered to focus on night hiking.

Cost: $155/2 people + tax

Fireside Cookout

There are so many ways to get warm! This two hour guided experience will deepen your relationship with fire as a professional guide teaches you how to stoke a flame with anything from a lighter to two sticks rubbing together.

Together you will wander to gather materials, build a proper cooking fire and enjoy a gourmet meal of freshly prepared bannock over an open fire. You are free to either lend a hand and learn, or kick back and relax while your guide cooks an outdoor meal to remember.

Cost: $155/2 people + tax

Autumn 2021

Available for October & November
Forest Meditation

Join a skilled forest guide on a restorative walk in the woods. This journey is focused on becoming more present with your surroundings and gaining a new awareness for the incredible world around us.

Drawing on traditional forest bathing techniques, this experience will leave you feeling refreshed with a new appreciation for natural spaces. Not only will you deepen your connection to the forest, you will also renew your relationship with yourself.

This experience includes a private two hour hike with an experienced forest wanderer and a delicious cup of “Wild Tea” made with ingredients sourced from the forest.

Cost: $145/2 people + HST

Great Canadian Canoe Trip

Learn the skills necessary to portage and travel confidently in the incredible Ontario wilderness. From paddling and navigation, to cooking over an open fire, this experience will help you prepare yourself for backcountry bliss.

This adventure starts at your Cabinscape cabin, where a skilled guide will teach you canoe basics. From there, you and the guide will travel to one of the neighboring lakes in Limberlost Forest or to the world-renowned Algonquin Park to start your journey.

The Limberlost Forest adventure is a half-day trip (approx. 3 hours), and includes snacks. The Algonquin Park adventure is a full-day trip (approx. 6 hours), and includes a hearty lunch. Both trips feature a paddling lesson, safety tips, a local hike and a cold beverage for each guest.

Cost: Limberlost $180/2 people + tax or Algonquin Park $290*/2 people + tax

*A vehicle permit for Algoniquin Park is not included, but can be purchased for $10 at the park if required.

Stargazing Tour

Join a professional star gazer for guided night hike in the forest. This is the perfect opportunity to peer up at the night sky, and learn more about the stories behind the incredible constellations that are only visible to those that take the time to look.

After a short journey through the trees, your guide will prepare hot chocolate and delicious treats while discussing the wonders of nature, allowing you to sit back, relax and consider what it means to be a part of it all.

This experience includes a private experience with a professional guide, locally sourced treats and a warm drink.

Please note: in the event of overcast, this experience may be altered to focus on night hiking.

Cost: $155/2 people + tax

Fireside Cookout

There are so many ways to get warm! This two hour guided experience will deepen your relationship with fire as a professional guide teaches you how to stoke a flame with anything from a lighter to two sticks rubbing together.

Together you will wander to gather materials, build a proper cooking fire and enjoy a gourmet meal of freshly prepared bannock over an open fire. You are free to either lend a hand and learn, or kick back and relax while your guide cooks an outdoor meal to remember.

Cost: $155/2 people + tax

Winter 2021

Available for December, January & February

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Spring 2022

Available for April, May, June

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