Distance, Speed, Time, & Flight

The memorabilia rich decor of the Wild Blue Yonder Pub is testament to the enduring passion of FLIGHT past & present, of various members of the Elmhirst family. Classic vintage timepieces adorn the walls & ceiling, many of which have been donated by guests over the years. From a Canadian Airforce CF-101 Voodoo aircraft jump…

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More Winter

The 8th Annual Snow Kite Weekend was a great success…..the weather co-operated and enthusiasts enjoyed the Poker Run, demonstrating the sport and assisting those new to kiting with lessons.  The Peterborough Examiner featured the event on the front page…….join the fun next January.    

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Snowkite Weekend

           January 23-25 the snowkites will appear on Rice Lake for demos, lessons and a poker run…..this annual event introduces the sport of kiteboarding to those who dare.  Enjoy a day outdoors watching the colourful kites and try it yourself.  Snowmobilers, skiers and skaters will also be enjoying the ice. Stephen Elmhirst…

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Happy Homecoming

          It was a grand celebration for the 20th Homecoming…..twister games, turkey bowling, sustainability tours, baking class, scavenger hunt, Canadiana dinner, meditation, swimming and skating…..whew….can’t wait for next year!  This carnival-style weekend starts off the year with a bang and we love it…..join us for the next Homecoming  January 08-10, 2016  Happy retirement to…

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Weekends Away

      Welcome to 2015 and a wonderful menu of events all winter…..Homecoming Weekend Jan 09 brings together families for the 15th year in a row (we love it); Kiteboarding Weekend Jan 23-25 offers outdoor enthusiasts a new lease on winter with demos, lessons and more;  Family Day Weekend in February is sandwiched between Valentines…

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Choose your adventure

Adventures abound at Elmhirst’s Resort.  Choose from a sunrise flight; an ATV Safari; a kiteboarding lesson; a fishing expedition and shore lunch; a walk in the woods identifying edible plants or waterskiing……all on site, all available to you and your family. Fly in to a wilderness camp for a day of fishing and canoeing……adventures limited…

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Farm Tours, Fishing and Art

     All ages enjoy the antics of the chickens, ducks and turkeys as they walk up to the barn to visit the horses and cattle.  Join us on a farm tour, usually on the horse-drawn wagon, or wander up yourself.  There’s always a photo op waiting to happen…….   Let’s go fishing for pan fish…

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