Blog Category: General

New Chamber Website!

The Kawartha Chamber of Commerce & Tourism is excited to announce the launch of its new website! Take a look around the new site and be intrigued by many beautiful images of our region. (more…)

Reiki at the Lake

Reiki at the LakeLynn Hill, of Reiki at the Lake, started her energy work 30 years ago when she took Therapeutic Touch. She worked over the years with friends and family and in 2013 decided to take Reiki at the urging of a friend. She liked the results her clients had with this type of Japanese energy work and decided to upgrade her skills to level 2. In a few weeks, Lynn will have completed further training and will be a Reiki Master.  Reiki facilitates healing on all levels, physical, emotional and mental and promotes deep relaxation, allowing the body to better heal itself.  (more…)

Elmhirst Resort

Elmhirst's Resort waterFamily owned and operated, year round cottage resort on Rice Lake. Fully equipped lakeside cottages with 1-5 bedrooms. Fine dining featuring farm to table menu, casual fare in the Pub and outdoor Patio, wine cellar, sightseeing flights, horseback riding and full service Spa on site. Boat & motor rentals, fishing guide available. Recreation trails for hikers, cyclists & X country skiers, working farm, waterfront sports center on the beach.  Health Club with indoor & outdoor pools. Ideal venue for weddings, family reunions, special occasions, meetings and training sessions. (more…)

The Bee’s Knees Encaustics

The Bees Knees Encaustics LogoThe Bee’s Knees Encaustics is a family run business that is passionately committed to making high-quality hand-made encaustic paint and mediums. Our Paints are made with 100% filtered Canadian beeswax, damar resin and premium high quality pigments and are free from harmful chemicals and solvents. All our paints are cast in handmade molds and come in a convenient easy to melt beehive shape. (more…)

Buckhorn Canoe Company

Buckhorn Canoe CompanyBuckhorn Canoe Company, your builder, restorer, and outfitter of classic wood-canvas and all-wood canoes and rowboats. Just around the corner in Buckhorn. We have been in business since 1996. Adjacent to our workshop you will find our store, where you can purchase Old Town canoes and kayaks, high-quality repair and restoration supplies, paddles and oars, hardware and accessories, paint and varnish. Come and check us out! (more…)