May Long Weekend
THE UNOFFICIAL KICK-OFF TO SUMMER!
Reasons to spend May long weekend in the Muskokas….
Places To See & Things To Do
Where to start…Muskoka has so many things to take in during the May long weekend, whether you are looking for a family attraction or a couple’s getaway. There is definitely something for everyone.
One of the best ways to take in the beauty of Muskoka is to head out onto the water to take in the amazing views. Whether it be from your own personal boat, or aboard a Boat Cruise where you can gain some local knowledge, you won’t be disappointed!
If you prefer to keep both feet on solid ground, don’t worry, there are plenty of options to fill your day. Take a stroll through the Muskoka Farmers’ Market and check out all of the local foods and crafts. Always a hidden gem to be found. Looking for family entertainment? Head over to Santa’s Village to check out where Santa stays during the warm summer months. The kids can enjoy Sportsland as well as the zipline, aerial adventure and jump tower in the Aerial Park.
To end your day on a high note, why not enjoy an evening of great tunes at The Kee To Bala.
For some, the May long weekend is the perfect opportunity to get those clubs out of storage and tee it up for the first round of the year. Treat yourself to a game of golf at our pristine Taboo Muskoka golf course. With a true “Muskoka” feel featuring beautiful tree-lined fairways, and numerous rocks that you have to navigate throughout your round. From the 1st tee to the 18th green, you will not be disappointed!
Hiking, Biking, Horseback Riding
Very few places compare to the nature trails in the Muskokas. The vast amount of trails showcase a wide variety of trees, birds, rock outcroppings and wildlife. Come explore some of the most tranquil settings in the area.
Campfires, s’mores and stargazing….enough said! The first long weekend of the summer is the perfect opportunity to plan your first camping trip of the season. Check out some of the great camping locations in the Muskokas. If you aren’t the outdoorsy type, Taboo Muskoka has some great rooms with comfy beds, hot showers and amazing views!
To get the day started, check out the Muskoka Roastery Coffee Company to enjoy a great cup of coffee. Why not spend your afternoon at Sawdust Brewery – enjoying a sample of some of the best suds the region has to offer. Did you know the region has some of the best and ‘trendsetting’ Craft Breweries and Wineries in Ontario?
The Muskoka region is stacked with amazing venues. Craving a cozy environment with great views and even better food? You’ll definitely want to try the new Boathouse at Taboo. Looking for a casual hidden gem? Try the Grillicious Gourmet food truck.
If those aren’t for you – then check out some of the other top restaurants the area has to offer. Enjoy!
If you read all this and aren’t enticed to pack up the car and head directly to the Muskokas…..then you need to check your pulse!