Marten River Lodge: A Century of Wilderness Heritage

Marten River Lodge: A Century of Wilderness Heritage

Owners and operators of Marten River Lodge, Ray Sapiano and his wife Donna are carrying on a legacy this famous lodge started nearly a century ago. After “getting out of Dodge” as Ray puts it and leaving their urban home of Kanata, he and Donna embarked on a...
Explorer’s Point: The Magic of Mattawa’s District Museum

Explorer’s Point: The Magic of Mattawa’s District Museum

At first glance, the small log building situated on Mattawa’s Explorer’s Point seems unassuming—especially since it’s dwarfed by a 16-foot carved wooden statue of the town’s folk hero, standing just outside. But walk through the doors of the Mattawa & District...
Relax in Nature at Cedar Meadows Resort & Spa

Relax in Nature at Cedar Meadows Resort & Spa

Have you ever sat in a heated pool surrounded by snow while the stars light up the bright night’s sky? Add a waterfall and a roaring fire and it becomes an experience you can’t get anywhere else in Northeastern Ontario. A True Northern Resort Cedar Meadows...
Looking Up in Northeastern Ontario: Spring Equinox Observing

Looking Up in Northeastern Ontario: Spring Equinox Observing

A little more than four and a half billion years ago, the newly forming Earth was involved in a violent celestial collision with a smaller protoplanet—half the size of our planet or the size of Mars. The debris from the mammoth event was launched into space, formed a...