Wildlands Escape on Fishog Lake

Norland, Ontario, Lake Ontario, Kawarthas

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  • 1Bedrooms
  • 1Bathrooms
  • 5Guests
  • Parking Spots
  • 241 m2Building Size
  • 3 daysMinimum Stay
Sleeps 5, 33’ Citation Trailer With 2 Pop Outs And Sliding Glass Door To 32’ X 8’ Deck, Septic System, Beautiful Waterfront Views, Fantastic Fishing, Excellent Swimming Spots Nearby By Boat Or Canoe, Child/Elderly Friendly, Level Lot, Private Gated Road, Large Deck, Private Dock And Boat Ramp, Pet Friendly

Fisherman and outdoor lover’s paradise next to Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands Park. Enjoy the privacy with off the grid, solar powered General Coach Citation Trailer situated on a level peninsula. It sits on 5 acres of mature pine, maple and mixed bush with scenic waterfront on 3 sides. Lots of room for camping or to bring extra self-sufficient motor homes. Kayak and canoe adventurist’s heaven just a short paddle to pristine Fishog Lake which has excellent swimming spots and fantastic fishing. There is also easy direct access to Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands Park with miles of well-marked canoe routes to a multitude of nearby lakes and rivers. Watch for wildlife including river otters aka fishogs. Located close to The Links at Monck’s Landing Golf Club on Hilton Point Road and the famous restaurant Riverside Inn in Norland. All amenities are within 10-20 min from the cottage including groceries, beer store, hardware, pizza, subs, paintball, horseback riding and go-karting.
  • Winterized
  • Pets Allowed
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Accessible
  • No Smoking
  • Waterfront

Sleeping Arrangements

Bedroom 1

1 Double Bed

Sleeping Area 1

1 Pull out

Sleeping Area 2

1 Twin Bed

Interior

The trailer has 1 private bedroom with a double bed and 2 other sleeping areas with a double pull-out bed and a twin bed. Sleeps up to 5, unless you want to squish in more or have tents. You could bring a mobile home. Bathroom has washbasin, toilet, and tub/shower. Kitchen has double sink, fridge, propane stove, oven, coffee maker, toaster, blender, basic dishware for 6, pots and utensils.

Private bedroom: double bed

Sleeping Area #1: pull-out double

Sleeping Area #2: twin bed

1 Bathroom: 1 x 4 pc (washbasin, toilet, tub, shower)

Cottage water: not potable – use bottled water only for drinking

Indoor entertainment: board games, books, cards, puzzles, DVD movies/player, satellite TV and stereo music player

Exterior

Spacious deck with patio furniture and propane BBQ. Outdoor fire pit. Lots of secure parking. Private dock and boat ramp. Off the grid solar powered with back-up generator. Lots of room for camping, or to bring extra motor homes. River otters aka fishogs, wildlife, excellent fishing, canoeing and kayaking. Excellent swimming spots nearby by boat or canoe on pristine Fishog Lake marked by the granite that comprises the Canadian Shield with cedars and pines everywhere that are reminiscent of Group of Seven paintings.

Flat lot, no lifeguards, a few steps up to deck

Dock: 4’ X 30’ – water 3’ deep at end

Waterfront: 800 feet

The bays are weedy, the lake has numerous weed-free swimming areas

Gravel to muddy walk-in entry – weedy in bays

Water shoes are always a safe recommendation

Cottage located on peninsula so faces east, north and west

Amenities

  • Great for Kids
  • Swimming
  • Cards
  • Board Games
  • Stereo
  • Cable TV/Satellite
  • VCR/DVD
  • Fridge
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Canoe
  • Firepit
  • Kayak
  • Dishes and Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Books
  • BBQ

Cottage Location

Activities Nearby

Skiing: Sir Sam’s Ski and Ride, Haliburton (72 km, 58 min)

Golfing: The Links at Monck’s Landing Golf Club (6.4 km, 9 min)

Biking: cycle on Fishog Trail and over 10 km of local cottage roads

Birding: find a wide range of birds from hummingbirds, blue birds, cardinals, northern orioles, pileated woodpeckers, hawks, osprey and owls. Relax to the call of the loon.

Boating:

Canoe and kayak are available
Personal floatation devices (PFDs) are available, though we recommend you bring your own comfortable and properly fitting PFDs
Boat launch and dock are available for use (at your own risk), and there is plenty of room for boat trailer parking
14′ Aluminum Boat with 9.9 HP Motor – $320/week + fuel
A & D Paintball, Coboconk (15 km, 15 min) (705-454-3762)
Nearest Marina: Norland Marine (10km) info@nolandmarine.com Contact: Steve and Linda Sutton (705-454-3233)
Nearest Beaches:

Head Lake Beach, 2700 Monck Rd (7 km)
public sandy beach, Norland Beach (10 km)
large sand beach, Balsam Lake Provincial Park (22 km)
Canada’s Fresh Water Summit Coboconk

Canada’s Smallest Jail Coboconk

Casino Rama, 5899 Rama Rd. Rama (55km, 43 min)

Coboconk Go-Karts, Coboconk (705-454-9368)

Farmer’s Market, Kinmount (25 km) – Saturdays 9 – 2 pm

Fishing: fish for trophy-sized walleye, muskellunge, largemouth and smallmouth bass on Fishog Lake and Head Lake

Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, Haliburton 1-800-631-2198 info@haliburtonforest.com

Haliburton Forest features wilderness adventure activities including the Wolf Centre, the Walk in the Clouds forest canopy tour, mountain biking, hiking, astronomy, wildlife observation, and an array of group experiences. (78 km, 1 hr)

Highlands Cinema, Kinmount (25 km, 24 min) – a “MUST SEE”, not your average movie theatre

Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands Provincial Park – contains numerous outdoor recreation opportunities including 6 major canoe routes, the Ganaraska Hiking Trail Wilderness Section and a vast network of rugged ATV trails

Rockliffe Tavern, Minden(33 km) – established 1890, world famous

Rental Rates

Based on 5 people. $55/extra person. 20 people maximum (in tents/trailer).

Rental rates include all booking fees and taxes, if applicable. Children under 1 year of age are free.

High Season (Fri 3pm to Fri 11am)
2019: June 28 to Sept 1, 2019
Weekly Rates: $1300
Nightly Rate: $434
Minimum Stay: 3 nights

Mid Season
2018 : May 18 to June 28, 2018 & Sept 4 to Oct 8, 2018
2019 : May 17 to June 27, 2019 & Sept 2 to Oct 13, 2019
Nightly Rate: $434
Weekly Rate: $1300
Minimum Stay: 3 nights

Low Season
Oct 14 to May 16, 2019 & Oct 14 2019 to May 14, 2020
CLOSED

Premium Long Weekend
New Years, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Civic Holiday, Labour Day, Thanksgiving
Nightly Rate: $434
Minimum Stay: 3 nights

Winter Holiday Season
Dec 21, 2018 to Jan 5, 2019
Dec 20, 2018 to Jan 4, 2020
CLOSED

House Rules & Cancellations

A 50% deposit is due to confirm rental dates at time of booking (preferred method is Interac e-Transfer).
Outstanding balance + $500.00 damage deposit is due 28 days (4 weeks) prior to checking in.
The damage deposit will be returned to you by Interac e-Transfer upon check out or once the cottage and property have been inspected by the owner or his designate (within 3 business days).

Linen service, if requested: King/Queen/Double $25.00ea, Single $15.00ea, Towels $5.00ea
Cleaning service, if requested: $200.00

Contact Owner