We would like to invite you to enjoy a luxurious cottage experience in one of the most desired cottage
locations in Canada.
This luxurious 5000 sq. ft. retreat is set on 3 acres within Peterborough Wildlife Preserve, just over 2hrs
from downtown Toronto.
The comfortable interior is bright and open with numerous sky lights and walkouts. Big Bear is designed
for entertaining, with rooms on three levels including a large cathedral wood ceiling & stone fireplace in
the great room, an eat-in country gourmet kitchen, a fitness centre & a family/games room with bar,
Projection home theatre and an in-ground swimming pool with a spectacular view of the lake. Beautifully
furnished and decorated this cottage with all amenities (and many extras!) is a magnificant getaway!
Spacious modern home design with multi-functional open design concept. Interiors rival that of the finest
Kawatha homes with timber accents, grand stone fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, luxurious tiled bathrooms,
gourmet kitchen and elegant furnishings.
Located on Jack Lake in the Kawarthas, one of the most desired cottage resort real estate locations in
Ontario, Jack Lake is situated within the Peterborough Game Preserve, which offers some of the last pieces
of protected unspoiled land in cottage country teaming with wildlife. Jack is a large crystal clear spring fed
lake with miles of boating and great fishing.
Spectacular hilltop location, the cottage site features 300 feet of well-treed rugged natural shoreline,
southeastern exposure, panoramic lake views and an estate size lot with over 3 acres of woodland
Big Bear was built with quality craftsmanship and custom detail. Achieving harmony with the natural
surroundings, the unique architecture styling of Big Bear complements the ruggedly elegant Kawartha
Big Bear Cottage is just 2 hours from midtown Toronto.
The Kawarthas/Haliburton Higlands make great fun of Winter with the arrival of crisp temperatures and a
soft blanket of snow.
Kawartha becomes a wonderland in its beauty and unlimited opportunities for exciting outdoor
experiences. As Ontario transforms into a snow-covered paradise, ice-anglers hit choice spots like Jack
lake to drop a line.
Hit the Slopes and Trails! It's a veritable flurry of activity as alpine skiers, snowboarders, and cross-
country skiers head out for an exhilarating day on the slopes, trails or terrain parks. The area is renowned
for its exciting variety of resorts and facilities such as devils Elbow and Sir Sams that cater to
snowboarding and alpine or cross-country skiing enthusiasts of all skill levels. Most offer equipment
rentals, special group rates and season's passes, while some will offer lessons, night skiing, ski or
snowboard schools along with related activities and special events.
The rental amount varies from week to week depending on prime seasonal rates; please confirm your
required time period.
Generally during the high season which is the end of June, July August and special Holiday weeks the
rates are $8,000 per week. All other weeks are $6,900 per week.
‘BIG BEAR’ rents by the week in the high season and is not available during those times on a
“weekend only basis”. Two-week bookings take precedence.
• September 2007 - mid June, 2007
Weekends during low season:
• 2 nts: $3,500.00
• 3 nts: $4,000.00
• 4 nts: $4,750.00
Mid June thru Labour day
• No 'weekends' during Summer Season
• Not available May Victoria weekend
• Holiday weekends add $250 per night.