The Overview

The jet stream is returning North on South winds today. The radar is clear through Frida – but there will likely be snow after 7PM tomorrow. The south winds are bringing back moderate temps fore the weekend. The SE winds are indicating precipitation. The weekend will be comparatively warmer based on the past few days. But this will bring snow with it.

The Radar Never Lies!

Our opening temperature starts at -15C(-21C) and it will rise to -5C (FL-7C) in the afternoon and then drop to -12C (FL -14C) overnight. The “warming” is happening slowly.
The winds are out of the SE at less than 10kph fore the day shifting to the South later in the day. Tomorrow they will out of the south with minor variances from SE to SW through the day, all at less than 10kph. This will bring the jet stream back north, with “warmer” weather.

Daylight Hours

Sunrise – 7:39AM, Sunset – 5:21PM. We have gained 149 seconds of daylight since Winter Solstice.

Road Report

The plows are resting across the province. There are a few unlucky ones out doing some routine maintenance as there are no weather systems in or ready to hit the province today.

School Bus Status

School bus report – another cold wait fore the bus this morning. No cancellations at this point but some buses are struggling with their early morning mojo and delays are possible – check back to this site fore updates. Smile – it will be “warmer” tomorrow.

Snowmobile Report

OFSC is reporting 16900 km of open trails. That is up a wee bit from yesterday. Snow tomorrow night will help restore some of the trails.
There are 70 days til green grass. The Waste Management Open starts today. It is likely golf’s biggest party combined with an actual professional tournament. We know you are getting restless to golf and party. The golf bug bite will continue to itch and needs to be scratched. The hi-def indoor simulator is operating and ready fore you and your foursome. Book now! It is time to start getting the swing in shape fore opening day, or before you might be headed South fore a golf trip. Added bonus – Hendrik is here to steal your clubhead covers – and cuddle. Call the clubhouse 7056461060 to book your time.

The deep chill should not get through to the grass given this solid cover over it. I have told the grass it will get warmer. Now let’s get the grass’s opinion!

The Simulator is Open!

When the golf bug bites and you can’t find a tee deck open anywhere, what do you do? You head to Muskoka Highlands where we have a state of the art hi-def simulator at the ready fore your game. With over 20 courses, we have a course fore everyone. And if you want a gathering with golf involved, we have all sorts of games on the simmy that your entire group can play. Where do you think we have taken you fore this hole?

The Dogs

Dog Update – The new pup is a yellow male – Hendrik. He is home now. The orientation has begun, the training is next. Many visits begin in 70 days!

Wizard is in the Autism Assist program. The trainers love him as he is so huggable!

We have heard from Angus and his owner Bill – great story that we will tell in the new year. Ancaster (Ellis) is hosting a major fundraiser in March. And Gavin continues to impress his new owner.

A Special Day In A Wonderful Setting

Weddings are a special day for many people involved. Here at Muskoka Highlands, we reduce that stress with attention to every detail.
But our distinguishing feature is our setting – both inside and out. The clubhouse is designed to hold about 85 guests and the picture shows how this can happen. For larger parties, we engage a tent professional to create a unique setting outside.

Do you want to feel the warmth of a timber-frame clubhouse? Drop us an inquiry – We will respond and we will work with you to make your day special.