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Jul2021

The border is opening! Here’s what travelers to Canada need to know

Loch Island Lodge From Above
The wait is (almost) over to get back to island paradise!

It is long overdue, but the announcement has finally come! The Canadian government announced yesterday that it will be opening its border to fully vaccinated American travelers on August 9th. We want to outline the rules for you and show you where to look for further information. There are some hurdles to jump through, but they are quite easy once you get used to them.

Mar2021

Winter at Wabatongushi #5

A Blog Series by Elorah

Here I am, four months into…winter? I’m not sure if it actually is winter anymore. The weather has been absolutely abnormal this year. Just a few weeks ago, I was seeing -40 overnight. In the past few days, I’ve seen rain, sleet, snow, and everything in between…along with some moose!

Feb2021

Lochalsh Local History: Tourism 100 Years Ago (Part 2)

Last week, we looked at the early days of tourism in the Algoma region. With all of the trips and sights being advertised, did tourists’ experiences meet the advertisements from the Canadian Pacific Railway? What was it actually like to take one of these train and canoe expeditions?