I’ve always been captivated by winter. Maybe it’s the twenty below nights when the forest is dead silent except for the sound of tree branches cracking in the wind, or maybe it’s the snow-covered lakes you can snowshoe, ski or … Read More
Work at VQ
Algonquin Park Guiding and Support Employment Opportunities for 2019
Forgive me – 2019 continues to celebrate awesome winter conditions for snowy adventures – backcountry skiing, snowshoeing, dogsledding, our Algonquin Log Cabin, the crackle of our Rumford fires and a steaming hot chocolate….. but I can’t help myself today as … Read More
A fantastic winter team !
March is winding up and winter has flown by. Too fast for those of who love the snow ! Our fantastic winter team helped make this one of our best winter season’s to date. Algonquin’s north west had amazing snow … Read More
Algonquin Fall Colour and Winter adventures
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
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
A November Adventure.
“November’s transition makes for great adventure” Being a seinor guide at Voyageur Quest I find that the question, you know “that question”, at parties where you are meeting people for the first time, is difficult this time of year. “So … Read More
Guiding at Algonquin Park with Voyageur Quest
The View From Here A canoe guide shares her thoughts on a summer guiding at Voyageur Quest The first thing I think of when I think of Voyageur Quest ( VQ) is the community, and this summer we had a … Read More
What it’s like to work at Voyageur Quest
Well it is sad to see it go, but it looks like another winter at Voyageur Quest has come and gone. The magic of the Near North in the winter never ceases to amaze me. Whether it is the wonder … Read More