Kenora was originally named Rat Portage, and is located in northwestern Ontario, near Manitoba. It's the seat of Kenora District and a great place to experience the ultimate cabin camping experience. With a humid continental climate, you can do everything from swimming in the summer to skiing in the winter, and a cabin here is the perfect base of operations for all of your holiday travels. Whether you're a couple on a romantic getaway, or you're a larger group looking for adventures in outdoor natural attractions from hiking to fishing or boating, Kenora has it all just steps from your cabin rental.
Find cabin rentals for adventures in and around Kenora
There are cabins near Kenora and within the surrounding district that can suit just about any budget or holiday needs. Couples travelling to get away from it all for an intimate weekend together can do so, surrounded by untouched wilderness. Families will find opportunities for hiking, cycling, boating, and many other kid-friendly activities in the city and in the forests. Larger groups will appreciate cabins with multiple bedrooms and tons of space for your group to unwind and enjoy your time together. One of the best things about Kenora is the proximity of everything from urban centres to untamed wilds.
Try a fishing cabin on a remote island
A family looking to experience what it's like to really "rough it" will love a fishing cabin with campsites on a remote island on the lake. This cabin is surrounded by 2.2 acres of woodland and miles away from civilization yet offers all the amenities you need to stay comfortable. You'll have hot running water, a fully-equipped kitchen, satellite Internet and even cell service so you can stay connected whenever you like. The surrounding waters are prime for fishing and great for canoeing, swimming, or other water sports. It's got plenty of room for the whole family to relax.
Hit the slopes from Mt. Evergreen Ski Area cabins
Those looking for a great time hitting the ski slopes this winter should consider Mt. Evergreen, a must-visit area. It's a ski resort with over 2 km of slopes to traverse. Skiing experiences range from downhill speed skiing to snowboarding, cross-country and everything between. There's a village nearby where you can enjoy modern amenities like fine dining and great shopping. There are also plenty of family-friendly activities for the kids to enjoy, like the bunny hill for those who are just starting out on the slopes. It's an ideal destination for your cabin camping experience in Ontario.
Explore the Kenora District for holiday memories
In the area surrounding the town of Kenora, the entire Kenora District offers a wide range of experiences to enjoy from your Ontario cabin. Originally a First Nations region, the district is even today home to a number of First Nations reserves. There are numerous cabins to rent surrounded by forests, lakes, rivers, and all the outdoor excitement and adventure you could want. From parks like Woodland Caribou Provincial Park to The Muse – Lake of the Woods Museum, and the must-visit Husky the Muskie fish sculpture, there's a lot to do for families, couples, and groups in this region.
Enjoy a serene Lake of the Woods waterfront cabin
Larger families will enjoy the Lake of the Woods waterfront cabin, where you'll find surroundings that are quiet and serene, with a lake that's fantastic for fishing, boating, or other water sports. Two bedrooms offer space to sleep up to 5 people, and you'll be just a 5-minute drive from nearby Sioux Narrows Provincial Park and the White Moose golf course. There are 2 kayaks with life jackets available for use, and it features comforts like a fully stocked kitchen and an outdoor barbecue area. You'll also find a DVD player with a library of kids' movies to enjoy.
Go kayaking down a rushing river at Lake View Summer House
If you're going on a trip with another family or a larger group of friends, a stunning cabin next to a rushing river that sleeps 10 is just what you're looking for. No matter what season you visit, the amenities here will keep you warm, cozy, comfortable, and entertained. A cabin like this offers fully modern amenities like a 55" HDTV with Blu-ray player, fully stocked and equipped kitchen with new modern appliances, outdoor fire pit and barbecue area, and even a fishing boat that you can rent, and the lake offers a wide variety of freshwater fish to catch and eat!