Paris Marine

Since 1946 Paris Marine has been helping cottagers enjoy everything the Kawartha Lakes have to offer. Conveniently located in Peterborough, Ontario they are minutes from Clear, Stoney, Chemong, Rice, Buckhorn, and Sturgeon Lake. They have everything you need at the lake including Boat SalesBoat Rentals, Parts & Accessories, Boat Service and Storage, and popular free educational programs like Women Making Waves.

At Paris Marine they pride themselves on having the friendliest and most knowledgeable staff in Peterborough, Ontario. It is their goal to help their customers find the perfect watercraft to fit your cottage lifestyle, along with just the right parts and accessories to make the summer more enjoyable. Check out their website to see what products they offer.

Be sure to visit their impressive showroom!

Crestliner Boats


Crestliners legacy – from the pioneers who developed their first boats to the anglers proud to own one today, Crestliner has built its reputation upon high-level performance and generations-long durability. Established during an era of post-WWII industrial expansion, Crestliner is rooted in the strong family values and hard working mentality of the Greatest Generation. Every Crestliner boat delivers all-welded aluminum strength built to stand the test of time. With a premium design steeped in fishing innovation, their boats have confidently inspired generation after generation. Are you ready to launch your legacy?



You probably already know how to use a Garmin chartplotter. It is that intuitive. Just turn it on and you can quickly follow the simple menu. Everything is at your fingertips to quickly and easily plan your route and set your course. And most Garmin echoMAP™ and GPSMAP® chartplotters are available combined with built-in sonar capabilities. These include advanced HD-ID™ sonar, CHIRP sonar and Garmin ClearVü™ and SideVü™ scanning sonar, which provides the clearest scanning sonar images on the water.

Garmin STRIKER™ fishfinders include built-in GPS plus CHIRP sonar and CHIRP scanning sonar capability. Now you not only have a better way to find fish, you can also mark the spots to return to later. Plus, you can mark boat ramps and docks so you can find your way back to where you started.

Connect with Garmin.



It’s time to discover the confidence that comes with owning a Power-Pole®, the first and only name in shallow water anchoring.

Sport fishing is all about capitalizing on opportunities and making the most of your time on the water. With the unmatched versatility of Power-Pole, you have a shallow water anchor that deploys silently, holds strong and gives you the best shot at putting more fish in the boat – all at the touch of a button. Power-Pole puts control in the palm of your hand.

Visit Power-Pole website to learn more.

Beachwood Resort



Beachwood Resort is an award winning Ontario resort located in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes, Central Ontario, Canada, just north of Peterborough.

Beachwood Resort has been welcoming guests for over 90 years…and would be pleased to welcome you!

Situated on 1,400 feet of prime Lower Buckhorn Lake shoreline, the location offers the best of both worlds, experience a ‘Kawartha cottage getaway’ with the amenities of home. Just 20 minutes north of Peterborough, Ontario, and within 2 hours of Canada’s largest International airport, Beachwood Resort is the perfect place for your next vacation!

You will find a variety of accommodations, there’s one perfect for you – from a large family gathering or multi-generational vacation to an intimate getaway, they can design a package to suit your needs.

Plan your perfect vacation.

Scotsman Point Cottage Resort

Scotsman Point Cottage Resort is a beautiful, classic family resort on the shore of Buckhorn Lake that has been host to the annual FLW Canada tournament. In 2018 they are celebrating 70 years of personalized service! Known for their warm hospitality, they continue the tradition of helping families and friends create memories that will last a lifetime. Many of their guests are third or fourth generation Scotsman Point cottagers. They always look forward to welcoming new guests each year and renewing the friendships made over the years. Whether it is about relaxing by Upper Buckhorn lake, fishing for your biggest Muskie, Pickerel or Bass or enjoying the crackle of an evening campfire, Scotsman Point Cottage Resort has something for everyone.

Visit Scotsman Point Resort today.

Cottage Country Connection

Cottage Country Connection is a FREE local online and printed news and information publication.  Whether you are looking for information on events or looking for a place to eat, hiring a contractor for some house or yard work or looking for shopping destinations, Cottage Country Connection is your answer.

Located in the Kawarthas, Cottage Country Connection is an excellent resource for anyone wanting to keep informed on the “what’s going on?” in cottage country.

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