5 facts people don’t know about Muskoka

Here are five facts about Muskoka that many people may not know:
  1. Muskoka is actually a region in Ontario, Canada, located about two hours north of Toronto. It’s known for its beautiful lakes, rugged wilderness, and charming small towns.
  2. The name “Muskoka” comes from an Indigenous word that means “red earth,” referring to the iron-rich soil found in the region.
  3. Muskoka is home to over 1,600 lakes, including some of the largest and most famous in Ontario, such as Lake Muskoka, Lake Rosseau, and Lake Joseph. These lakes are popular for boating, fishing, and swimming.
  4. Many wealthy Americans and Canadians have cottages in Muskoka, and the region has a reputation as a playground for the rich and famous. However, there are also many affordable cottages and campsites for families and budget travelers.
  5. Muskoka has a rich cultural heritage, including a strong connection to the Group of Seven, a group of Canadian landscape painters who were active in the early 20th century. Several of the Group’s members, including Tom Thomson and A.Y. Jackson, spent time in Muskoka and painted some of their most famous works there.

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