Cottage Life will help you enjoy life at the lake even more with fun and informative articles on everything from how-to projects to inspirational design ideas.
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An inventive cottager makes a once-derelict cabin both stylish and cozy, all on a dime.
Michipicoten Bay’s long, beautiful beaches and placid waters can almost make you forget that it’s on rugged Lake Superior. Almost.
Install a solar-power system and cut your ties to the grid. We tell you what you need to know.
There’s more to life than ketchup, mustard, and relish. It’s time to teach your hot dogs (and grilled sausages) some new topping tricks.
Marinas are closing, taking their boat slips with them. What will water-access cottagers do?
One very tiny runabout, two young women, and a challenging 9,600-km ride.
Boat design is always evolving. Here are the newest innovations and features in our favourite rides.
The boathouse that wouldn’t be; Prep for bear season; The keepsake couch; Books for everyone; Secret sites of the Group of Seven; Solar-powered bilge pump; Here come the carp?; Reporter; Revival of Kilcoo camp classic canoes
Spark plug upkeep; Extension cords; Fishing rod rack; Turning a freezer into a fridge; Replacing lawn chair webbing; curtain-rod tool holder
Rejuvenate an unused canoe; how to get rid of ants; the truth about private lakes; slimy parasite found; regulations for old privies
Tackle the chores or head down to the dock? One cottager’s imaginative solution.
Slip Sliding Away: The endangered eastern fox snake looks dangerous but really isn’t.
Traffic Report: Seems like everyone’s jockeying for position these days, even the bugs.