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Winter Activities Abound in L&A

November 1, 2019
Rob Plumley

Bundle up and enjoy the cold weather! Whether you're into snowmobiling, snowshoeing or cross country skiing, there's lots to keep you busy.

You don’t have to live here to access over 200 km of as part one of the premier snowmobiling networks in Ontario. Get your OFSC permit (required for all OFSC trails) then ride the trails across L&A County from Napanee to Arden; Perth Road Village to Amherstview; and up north through some amazing trails in Addington Highlands.

A late season paddle on the Napanee River

October 30, 2019
Rob Plumley

With the paddling season nearing an end for another year, I took advantage of a beautiful late-October afternoon to paddle a stretch of the Napanee River that I hadn't yet visited.

While most leaves have fallen here in L&A, the drive from Napanee was still a pretty one. I took the scenic route to the boat launch on Curl Road in Stone Mills between Camden East and Yarker. 

Menzel Centennial a scenic hike through a nature reserve class provincial park

October 15, 2019
Rob Plumley

2459 County Road 15, 
613-336-2228

A Colourful Paddle on Deerock Lake

October 9, 2019
Rob Plumley

Since I started kayaking last year I've had a few people mention to me how great a spot Deerock Lake is to paddle. I've had it on my list of places to visit and I finally made the trip on a sunny morning in early-October.

They weren't exaggerating. Deerock Lake Conservation Area may be the absolute most beautiful place I've ever been to.

Route Itineraries for a Perfect Colour Tour

October 7, 2019
Rob Plumley

Autumn is my favourite season. The humidity of the summer is mostly gone, the nights are cool, and the days are still warm enough to keep the heavy jacket in the back of the closet.

With the exception of raking the lawn - and raking again, and again - there's nothing not to like about this time of year. Despite the work that goes along with keeping the yard in order, seeing the colours that Mother Nature unveils every fall is well worth it. 

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Experience an Autumn Paddle Along the Napanee River

October 2, 2019
Rob Plumley

The views from the water this time of year are amazing. The brilliant colours of fall reflecting off still lakes and rivers are spectacular, and the cool autumn air makes the experience all the more enjoyable.

Enjoying a Fall Hike at Parrott's Bay Conservation Area

September 23, 2019
Rob Plumley

Autumn is my favourite time of year to hike a trail. The air is crisp, the views are spectacular, and if you're lucky you could see an abundance of wildlife along the way.

Take a Fall Colour Driving Tour in Lennox & Addington

September 16, 2019
Rob Plumley

The autumn leaves are really starting to pop right now in Lennox & Addington so now is the perfect time to plan a tour of our roads. Last fall we went for a scenic drive along some of the quiet country roads in the Township of Stone Mills. As you'll see below, the views were spectacular!

We're not quite at this level of colour just yet, but in the next few weeks you can expect a view as amazing as this!

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Can you hear the Bon Echo? Chapter 2.

September 11, 2019
Mike Hector

Greetings intrepid travellers! Welcome to the second portion of our final summer experience blog with Naturally L&A! 

If you missed the first chapter of our Bon Echo feature, we encourage you to go check out! From hiking to scenic boat tours and coming face to face with the awe-inspiring legend and history surrounding Mazinaw Rock - it was the perfect kickoff to one of our most unforgettable adventures to date.

Can you hear the Bon Echo?

September 11, 2019
Mike Hector

For the final chapter in our summer series with Naturally L&A, Heidi and I set our sights to the northern portion of the county for a highly anticipated escape to The Addington Highlands. There, we would spend three days exploring the splendid scenery of Bon Echo Provincial Park. From hiking, kayaking and scenic boat tours to delicious local food and beyond - get ready for our biggest Lennox & Addington adventure yet!