Community Info

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Do you want to learn more about a particular community? Are you having difficulties figuring out which neighbourhood would be perfect for you and your family? Are you moving out of the area and need information on communities in other parts of the city or country?

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As a real estate expert, I can provide you with important insights into a range of communities so you can make a more informed decision.

I can get you details on:

  • Type and style of homes.
  • Age of the community.
  • Local amenities such as schools, parks, community centres, etc.
  • Commuting routes and access to public transit
  • Properties currently listed for sale.
  • General characteristics of the area.

The community you live in is just as important as the home you buy. That’s why I’m committed to helping you make the right choice. Have a look at the following for more Muskoka information.

Muskoka Recreation and Activities

Muskoka Tourism operates two Tourist Information Centres, one on highway 11 south of Gravenhurst and one on highway 400 near Port Severn.

Theatres and Concerts

Peter’s Players is a licensed intimate concert hall in Gravenhurst.

The Kee to Bala has been providing top-notch entertainment since 1942 in Bala.

Gravenhurst Opera House and Arts Centre offers a variety of musical entertainment community events and Summer Theatre.

The Norwood Theatre in Bracebridge offers feature films plus Metropolitan Opera Live in HD broadcasts and semi-monthly alternative films through Spinning Reels 

The Rene M. Caisse Memorial Theatre in Bracebridge offers dance, music, theatre and opera (including Live HD broadcasts of the Metropolitan Opera)

The Capitol Theatre in Huntsville offers feature films as well as alternative films through Reel Alteratives.

Casino Rama is a short distance south of Muskoka and has an excellent lineup of top concert acts.

The Huntsville Festival of the Arts brings concerts and performances to the Huntsville area through the year.

Attractions

Santa’s Village is a 60-acre family entertainment park nestled on a bend of the Muskoka River in Bracebridge.  Established in 1955 and located halfway between the equator and the North Pole, it’s where Santa spends the warm months relaxing and experiencing the joy of Christmas all summer long. With so many fun things to do, it is a great place to spend time with your family & friends of all ages!   Open mid-June until Labour Day (plus weekends over Christmas).

Sportsland is a separate area of Santa’s Village that is geared towards older kids as well as adults who are kids at heart!  In Sportsland you’ll find exciting attractions including single and double go-karts, a bungee trampoline, laser tag, batting cages, climbing wall, mini golf, an arcade and much more!  (Free admission to Sportsland — pay as you play).

Lake and River Cruises

Muskoka Steamships and Discovery Centre  Take a cruise on Lake Muskoka from Gravenhurst on historic steamships, RMS Segwun and RMS Wenonah II.

In Bracebridge, the 300-passenger Lady Muskoka offers cruises down the Muskoka River and around Lake Muskoka

Walking and Hiking Trails

The Muskoka Trails Council works to promote the trail system within Muskoka.  There are many easily-accessible trails throughout the region.  Trail guides are available, grouped by municipality:Town of BracebridgeTown of GravenhurstTown of HuntsvilleTownship of Lake of BaysTownship of Muskoka LakesTownship of Georgian Bay.

Golf

Bigwin Island Golf Club) (Huntsville
Bracebridge Golf Club (Bracebridge)
Deerhurst Golf and Resort) (Huntsville
Diamond ‘in the Ruff’ Golf Club (Utterson)
North Granite Golf Course (Port Sydney)
Muskoka Highlands (Bracebridge)
Huntsville Downs Golf Club (Huntsville)
The Fairways at Kirrie Glen (Bracebridge)
Muskoka Bay Club (Gravenhurst)
The Rock Golf Club (Minett)
South Muskoka Golf Club (Bracebridge)
Taboo Resort Golf and Spa (Gravenhurst)
Windermere Golf & Country Club (Windermere)
Muskoka Woodlands Golf Course (Foot’s Bay)

There are several minigolf facilities in Muskoka, including the Northern Escapades Mini Golf (Bracebridge), Santa’s Village Sportsland (Bracebridge), the Evergreen Golf Centre (Washago), Dorset Family Golf Centre (3km west of Dorset on MR117)