The East wind is howling today with whitecaps on Kawawaymog Lake and waves crashing on the dock . The surrounding hills are filled with colour , especially the red maples which are peaking. The last week of September is always … Read More
Canoe Trip Fall
ALGONQUIN LONG WEEKEND ADVENTURE
Algonquin Park is at its best for the July long weekend. Hot days are great for swimming, lot’s of chances to photograph moose chewing on water lilies, and magical evenings looking up at the night sky. Any of you looking … Read More
Since 1991 – Voyageur Quest Celebrating 25 years
Since 1991 – VQ celebrating 25 years! 2016 is a special year as Voyageur Quest is celebrating 25 years leading Algonquin Park “wilderness adventures for the inquisitive spirit.” The journey to date has been more than we could ever have … Read More
Winter is here!
While some of us witness this change in temperature and develop a growing sense of forboding of the long cold nights to come, the shovelling of snow, the trudging through slush, I say phooey. We live in Canada, we are … Read More
Advice For Your Algonquin Park Canoe Route
It’s that time of year where the Voyageur Quest office receives phone calls every day asking our recommendation for an appropriate Algonquin park canoe route. My answer always starts with who are you travelling with and what kind of experience … Read More
Simple Pleasures of Algonquin Park Camping
Does desire or need for a wilderness adventure with camping fade as one gets older? As director of an Algonquin Park Canoe Trip and cabin operation, I speak to a lot of people about camping. Many tell me their camping … Read More
ALGONQUIN FAMILY CANOE TRIPS
I can’t tell you how many times I have heard from parents telling me their Voyageur Quest family canoe trip in Algonquin Park was the best thing their family have ever done together. How wonderful is it for a child to see … Read More
Algonquin park canoe trips – guided or self guided?
Algonquin Park has become Canada’s # 1 canoe trip destination. Algonquin’s size with thousands of kilometers of canoe routes contributes to its drawing power for canoe trips – not to mention incredible wildlife viewing and scenic lakes. Algonquin Park is also arguably the … Read More