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Canadians love the cold season! Meet a family that embraces the best of winter fun: polar bear dips, hot tubs, and all-day shinny.
Presenting the winners of our annual photo contest: wish-you-were-there shots, jaw-dropping scenery, and one unbelievable extreme close-up.
Sometimes a picture is good because it makes us chuckle. Here are the funniest pics from our photo contest.
Cottage Life, your go-to cottage source, is 30! We look back at our fondest (and strangest) moments.
Get winter supplies at Summerland in Ryde Township, Ont.; Reporter; more snow on the way; ice house tale; book gift picks; winter sun care; boat show prep; you call your outhouse what?
How to thrive in the cold; outhouse seat hack; keep winter water pipes flowing; snowmobile spark plug tips; recover traction with Maxtrax; firewood cutting primer; wooden toboggan shelf project
No-fuss meals for winter weekend visits; mussels in white wine; easy bran muffins; lentil soup with sausage; cooking water safety; Belgian-style beef in beer; Dutch baby, two ways
Raft removal; attacking dog; wet windowsill; missing mice; cougar tracks?
New off-grid appliances make it easy to unplug.
I love good cottage photos. But what’s with all the selfies?
Eastern white cedars provide sustenance and shelter in the cold.