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Day Trip into the Canadian Shield

Day Trip into the Canadian Shield

Duration:7.5 hours total
Includes:Food, 1 ticket, Equipment and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a retired professional equestrian who finds the wilderness guiding experience to be an exciting and rewarding activity. Having completed certification as a canoe guide though parks Canada in Frontenac Park specifically, the guided day trips that I have created will satisfy all levels of paddlers and nature lovers. As the park offers many different routes I can suggest options to suit a wide…
Hermann And Tracey
Hermann And Tracey
Hermann And Tracey
Hermann And Tracey

What we’ll do

We will meet at Le Temps Perdu then take a short drive to the accessible boat launch on stunning Buck Lake. Slide the canoes into the lake packed with a delicious and refreshing picnic lunch, gear and blankets. Paddle for approximately 45 minutes through the clear waters passing a few untouched islands to the trail head. Following the trail through the diverse flora of the forest we will arrive at…

What else you should know

As this is a day trip we require at least 3 days notice. We also plan to leave the meeting point no later than 9 am. Plan for the day trip to last about 7 hours.Check the weather forecast.

What I’ll provide

Food
Feel free to share your preference for the picnic lunch and I will do my best to accommodate!
Tickets
Day pass to the park
Transportation
I will provide the transport of the canoes, gear, blankets and lunch.
Equipment
Life vests are provided . Please specify your size.

What to bring

Appropriate weather clothing and footwear
Sunscreen
A spirit of adventure

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Where you'll be

Using the boat launch accessed from Buck Lake allows for an entrance to Frontenac Park that provides the feeling of discovery for paddlers. It is an informal and more natural approach to the inner beauty of the park. The view from Mink Outlook is the most spectacular vista found within the park. While hiking the well marked and groomed trails, the forest is categorically unique being under protection by UNESCO for its unparalleled biodiversity.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sun, 25th Aug    From 09:00 to 16:30.
$150 per person
1 of 2 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

As this is a day trip we require at least 3 days notice. We also plan to leave the meeting point no later than 9 am. Plan for the day trip to last about 7 hours.Check the weather forecast.
Hermann And Tracey
canoeing
Day Trip into the Canadian Shield
6 reviews
From $150/person
6 reviews
From $150/person