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Ontario Firefighters – Thank you for you service

September 23, 2017

Since 1949, Gravenhurst has been home to the Ontario Fire College. Located on the banks of Lake Muskoka, the College is one of the highlights of our Fall Colours cruises. This morning (September 23) we took the photo to the right from the deck of RMS Segwun. Ontario Firefighters - the best of the best The College is open to members of any Ontario municipal fire department whether full-time or volunteer. But only those Ontario firefighters recommended by their Fire Chief or designate may attend.  The College is for the best of an already remarkable group of people. A real life story We met a former graduate of the College at an event we attended this summer. He told us…...

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Saturday, Sept 23 – Available Cruises

10 AM to 11 AM, 3 PM to 4 PM, and 4:30 PM to 5 PM.  The 11:30 AM, 2:15 PM and the 6 PM cruises are SOLD OUT! Book…...

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Gravenhurst Narrows #Lighthouse: Then & Now

If you had sailed with us on a Fall Colours cruise early this week, the iconic lighthouse located at the Narrows looked like the photo to the right. As a…...

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Too early to think about holiday parties?

It is never too early to book holiday parties, to ensure you get the best date for your office.  Did you know Muskoka Discovery Centre is open all year round? …...

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@CultureDays – September 29, 30 and October 1, 2017

Founded in 2009, Culture Days is a non-profit organization dedicated to building a national network of cultural connections devoted to providing Canadians with opportunities to participate in, and appreciate, all…...

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What is the best weather for spectacular fall colours?

Fall is a special season at Muskoka Steamships & Discovery Centre.  Our steamships provide excellent viewing opportunities for Fall colours.  So we keep our fingers crossed every year. The best weather…...

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Thank you to our guests for their kind words!

The Thomas and Card families sailed with us in July and left this message on our comment card: "Our experience was excellent. Megan was so friendly and we enjoyed our…...

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Less than 33 cruising days left in 2017 – Book Your Fall Cruise Now!

Where has the 2017 sailing season gone? Despite June's 7-year high, we have had to turn guests away on some cruising days. We do not want to disappoint anyone during…...

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Celebrating a 95th birthday in the Cherokee Dining Room aboard Wenonah II

A few months ago, we mentioned that our Cherokee Dining Room on Wenonah II had been booked for a 95th birthday party. That party occurred yesterday, during the lunch time…...

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Sailing Schedule Change – Tuesday, August 29, 2017

If you are planning to sail with us Tuesday, August 29, there is only one opportunity - 11:30 AM to 2 PM.  The 1 hour and 2 hour cruises that…...

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