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Half day, Full day, Multi-day paddling opportunities in and around the Muskoka area. Day trips are seen exploring the Muskoka river. Local history, good food, and beautiful nature is embraced in every stroke.
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14 Woodchester Ave, Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 1J2, Canada
+1 705-641-2420
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

I had family visiting from Poland and wanted them to experience a truly Canadian day in Muskoka. I came across the Greater Opportunities website and felt the 10km canoe and 5km hike would be the ideal day for us. From the moment I booked to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Laurelea D, Owner at Greater Opportunities, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thanks! I loved being out on the water with you all :) Such a fun day

Reviewed August 11, 2016

Family of 4, great canoe and hike trip, wonderful view on the lake, complete with a nice BBQ hotdog lunch before the hike. Laurelea is good coach and took care of us well, taking extra time to show our pre-teen girls the birds and the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Awesome adventure with the kids. Wonderful memories. Lauralea was fantastic and great with the kids. She was a great interpreter.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 12, 2016

My fiance and I had a blast on our day excursion which included a canoe trip, lunch provided by Laurelea and a hike through an undiscovered path! Laurelea was such an incredible guide and has an enthusiastic and fun personality! My fiance and her coordinated...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Alyssa D
Reviewed June 20, 2016

Went on a group of eight. All are first timers. Laurelea was super patient with us about everything: how to paddle the boat, setting up tents and portage. She also picked the right place for us to visit. No other groups were in that area,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Xi L
Reviewed June 7, 2016

I'm glad I went canoeing for the first time with GO. Laurelea and Matt made sure our trip was comfortable and fun, and they were very patient and helpful. If you like canoeing, need some guidance to see sights around the lakes, and want good...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jawad A
Reviewed October 11, 2015

We had this canoe trip booked up for ages and it exceeded all our expectations. Laurelea and Jen were great hosts, with their knowledge, enthusiasm, experience and energy. The lakes were beautiful for our three day, two-night trip and it was tough to stop smiling!...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank sue t
Reviewed September 17, 2015

It is an amazing experience for me and my friends! The paddling path is very peaceful and beautiful! The guide is super nice and patient, she also took a lot of pictures for us and sent them to us through email after the event! Highly...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed September 4, 2015

We had best canoeing trip with Greater Opportunities. Thanks to Laurelea for looking after us and giving us the best canoeing experience along the Muskoka river. Thanks to GO for making the trip memorable.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Sona D
Reviewed August 31, 2015

Took a last minute trip with our guide Laurelea, canoeing and hiking. She is a very good instructor and taught us how to paddle and was very patient. On our hiking she was very knowledgeable of our surroundings and we had a lot of fun....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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