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Rent a Boat.

Motorized boats for water skiing, tubing, and fishing are available to rent from several local marinas! Be advised, it's called Stoney Lake for a reason, so please drive carefully.

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Summit Mount Julian.

Viamede’s restaurant is named for Mount Julian, the reward at the end of a local trail. Ask our staff for directions and take a picnic!

Summit Mount Julian.

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Paddle Away.

Viamede has a large selection of canoes, kayaks, and even stand-up paddle boards free for our guests’ use.

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Tour a local winery.

Visit Kawartha County Wines to sample a premium, local vintage. This family-owned winery produces a wide variety of fruit wines with samples and tours.

Tour a local winery.

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Viamede Farm.

We have our very own working farm at Viamede, with a motley crew of free-range turkeys, ducks, quail and everyone’s favourite Tamworth pigs! Join us on a free tour every day at 3:30pm.

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Fishing with Ben.

No one knows where the fish hide, except the locals. Each morning at 6:00, Ben will be more than happy to share the best spots on Stoney Lake for the plentiful Muskie, bass, and pickerel. Please sign up at the front desk.

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Get Wet.

Viamede has several swimming options including a sandy beach for a traditional dip in the clean, beautiful Stoney Lake, an outdoor pool, and a new indoor/outdoor pool with floor-to-ceiling windows offering a view of the lake year round.

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Take a Hike.

There are 9 km of marked walking/hiking trails on the Viamede Resort property, and if you're more adventurous, 165 acres of wooded land to explore. Take some time to spot wildlife, discover mossy rock outcroppings perfect for climbing, and our 100-year-old Viking Oak!

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What the heck is disc golf?

It’s frisbee golf, and whoever completes the course in the fewest throws, wins! Viamede Resort has a great 18-hole forest disc golf course on our nature trails. Grab some friends, your Frisbees and come play! A trail map is displayed at the Front Desk - snap a pic and go!

What the heck is disc golf?

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Splash out on the Water Trampoline.

A guest favourite, our giant water trampoline is in position for fun from June to September each year.

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Petroglyphs Provincial Park.

This beautiful park is home to McGinnis Lake, one of the few meromictic (layers of water that don’t intermix) lakes in Canada and the petroglyphs, the largest known cache of Aboriginal rock carvings in the country.

Petroglyphs Provincial Park.

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Grab a lift to the Lift Locks.

The Peterborough Lift Lock is the highest hydraulic lift lock in the world and is a unique attraction among many along the Trent-Severn Waterway.

Grab a lift to the Lift Locks.

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Go Geocaching!

Join the global treasure hunt using GPS to find hidden treasures.
Sign up and play!

Go Geocaching!

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Skating on
Stoney Lake.

When the winter weather allows, we maintain an outdoor skating rink. Perfect for triple axels or shinny hockey games.

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Visit the Canadian Canoe Museum.

With over 100 canoes, kayaks, and paddle-craft on display, the Canadian Canoe Museum is sure to give you a whole new appreciation on the design and craftsmanship of these ever-worthy vessels.

Visit the Canadian Canoe Museum.

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Find the Viking Oak.

Hidden on our property is a beautiful, 100-year-old Viking Oak. Follow the marked trail to discover its wooded hollow, but tread softly… you don’t want to wake it from its slumber.

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Head to a local Farmer’s Market.

With rich earth and lush greenery, the Kawarthas generate a wealth of local produce. Visit weekly farmer's markets in Buckhorn, Lakefield and Peterborough, or stop at a farm stand.

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Daytrippin’

There’s lots to create a worthy itinerary in the Kawarthas. Check out our fine regional sites and attractions.

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Off-Leash Park.

Your dog will go crazy in our shaded, fully-enclosed dog park. Humans are welcome too.

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Mountain Biking.

Bring your bike to conquer our many local trails or just borrow one of ours.

Mountain Biking.

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Playscape.

For little ones, we have a great outdoor playscape located right by our sand beach.

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