Family Day 2018

Family Day Weekend was off to a flying start on Saturday with lots of smiling faces enjoying everything from cookie decorating and colouring in the morning to a horse drawn sleigh ride with our Clydesdales, Bob and Mac. The lake was active with ice fishing and even guests arriving by airplane on skis to enjoy…

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11th Annual Snowkite Weekend is in the books

Another Snowkite Weekend is in the books! This year marked our 11th Annual Snowkite event, and it was such a fun year! Guests were out on the lake on Saturday, enjoying the great outdoors, from ice skating, snowmobiling, ice fishing and of course snow kiting all under the same winter canopy on Rice Lake. As…

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10th Annual InterProvincial AirTour at Elmhirst’s Resort

The InterProvincial AirTour is an epic journey made by a group of flying enthusiasts annually for the past 10 years. Coming from across Ontario and some from the USA, 40 aircraft landed on our 2800ft turf runway. Staying overnight on the adjacent grass field, the mix of homebuilt and fixed wing aircraft depart on June…

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Elmhirst Vintage Photo Circa 1940s

A glimpse of the rustic cottages of the fishing camp we once were, lining the north shore of Rice Lake, Ontario. Recently, this vintage postcard circa 1940s surfaced prompting us to want to know more about the structures & landscape pictured. The cottage on the far left was referred to as “Harry’s cabin”. Perspectively, it…

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