PACKAGES

DISCOVER THE FRENCH RIVER


The Spacious Cottage Package

Stay in one of our two-bedroom cottages as a couple or two friends in July at a double-occupancy rate; and take advantage of the extra space during your visit.

This package includes either a three or a five-night stay in one of the following cottages:
  • Dokis
  • Gaboury Lagemodiere (MAGL)
  • Toni Harting (brand new for 2018)
  • Recollet
  • Henry
  • Cottage 19 (brand new for the 2018 season)
The package also includes a complimentary BBQ basket on a night of your choosing.

The rate for your five-night stay for two is $2,385. The rate for your three-night stay for two is $1,500. This package is available July 3 to July 31.

All rates exclude taxes.

Stay Seven Nights and Get 10% Off

Book seven nights for July and receive 10% off your room rate.

Cottages eligible for this offer are the:
  • Frances Simpson
  • Gaboury Lagemodiere (MAGL)
  • David Thompson
  • Des Grossiliers
  • Mackenzie
  • Radisson
  • Hopkins
  • Brebeuf
This offer is subject to availability (generally better for mid- to late July) and only applies to bookings made prior to May 31.

Fall Dinner Inclusive Offer

Come and enjoy the quiet of mid-week October. Treat yourself to a dinner inclusive package and don't worry about cooking while you are here.

Offer includes a stay for up to four nights - Monday to Thursday (two-night minimum stay) with a three-course dinner each night and of course our signature breakfast hamper in the morning. The following cottages are included:
  • Frances Simpson, Gaboury, and Paul Kane at $213 per person per night;
  • David Thompson, Des Grosseiliers, and Mackenzie at $232 per person per night;
  • Hopkins and Radisson at $190 per person per night;
All rates exclude taxes. Eligible dates are Monday to Thursday for October, excluding October 8 (Thanksgiving Monday).


LUNCH & VOYAGEUR TIME

Enjoy a delicious lunch on our screened in porch overlooking the French River and then board our water taxi to enjoy an easy walk to Five Finger Rapids, one of the loveliest spots on the French River.

En route, Skipper Alex will bring alive the fascinating history of when the Voyageurs plied these waterways.

Lunch at 12:30pm, tour departs from our main dock at 1:30pm, returns at approximately 3:30pm.

To book, please call for availability or register at our Front Desk in advance of the day you'd like to go.

$48+HST/person (Lodge lunch & tour)
$35+HST/person (tour only)


MORNING MIST ON THE WOLSELEY RIVER

This half-day, guided trip is especially suited for early birds and photographers who know that true peace and discovery come just after dawn. We will transport you along with a canoe or kayak to the top of Wolseley Bay, at the mouth of the Wolseley River. By 7am, we'll be in our kayaks and paddling the river complete with water lilies, pickerelweed and rushes. At this hour, birds, muskrats and the ever-busy beavers are at work and play. Expect to "portage" over a beaver dam or two before we reach the open water of this spectacular river. We will pull in to shore, enjoy a continental breakfast prepared by the Lodge's chef and watch the day begin before paddling back to Wolseley Bay by 11am. This trip is offered at least twice a week depending upon interest from at least four paddlers and is an especially lovely way to complete your stay to the Lodge at Pine Cove. Some guests can't believe this trip isn't mandatory!

To book, please call for availability or register at our Front Desk in advance of the day you'd like to go.

$75+HST/person


GUIDED CANOE TRIPS

Are you intrigued by what the fur traders and Voyageurs experienced during their early expeditions? Explore the French River as they did so many years ago with our ORCKA-certified canoe guide to take you there. These trips are ideal for any level paddler with your expert guide to provide cultural and natural history information -- and teach or review paddling techniques along the way. The French River is unique in that the current is not noticeable either upstream or down, and rapids can easily be avoided, viewed from the shore, or quickly portaged. The perfect venue for both beginner and experienced paddlers. Book a private trip and set your own pace and agenda in advance or as you go. All necessary gear is provided. A scrumptious gourmet picnic lunch is included on full-day trips. On half-day trips, book a Lodge lunch, picnic lunch, or 3-course dinner before or after your adventure and regale us with tales of wildlife sightings and your discoveries.

After enjoying the delicious hamper breakfast that's delivered to your door, saunter over to the beach where your guide will meet you to embark on your French River paddling adventure.

To book, please call for availability well in advance of the day you'd like to go.

From $240 for two.
Groups of up to eight can be accommodated, please enquire about pricing.
Additional costs may be applicable if booking our water taxi for drop-offs/pick-ups and if booking lunch and/or dinner.


AN ASADO FEAST ON THE BEACH
DATES: JULY 28th, 2018

Do you want to relax in great company and eat delicious food right by the water?

Join us for a mouth-watering Argentinean Asado at The Lodge at Pine Cove. Our Chef will delight in grilling "Carne a Las Brasas" -- a selection of Ontario Lamb and other meats grilled for seven hours over an open fire -- with salads, sauces and of course a scrumptious Argentinean dessert. Watch a spectacular sunset and a sky full of stars after dinner while enjoying the company of new friends during this family-style al fresco meal. Don't miss this delicious banquet!

Bring a guitar, flute or other musical instrument -- or just bring yourselves and enjoy this unique occasion.

Please book ahead. $55 per person / $25 for children up to the age of 12


ISLAND IN THE SUN

Treat yourself to a romantic gourmet hamper picnic and board the Lodge's water taxi for a short trip to a secluded island. En route, Skipper Alex will entertain you with a brief introduction to the French River's history of voyageurs and fur traders. Your island is for you to enjoy complete with picnic, picnic blanket, a double hammock, camp chairs, and if you wish we will bring a canoe/kayak for your enjoyment for a small additional cost. There are forests to explore, rocks to slide down into the French River's warm water and a hammock ready for your reading or sleeping pleasure. As your appetites mount, find a shady location, lay out your picnic blanket and open up your picnic hamper in which you'll find a carefully crafted lunch that will delight your taste buds. If you take the trip in July or early August, you might augment your meal with wild blueberries that grow throughout the region. After lunch, swim again, read a book or simply relax. We'll be there to pick you up at about 5pm, with enough time for a shower and cocktail before dinner.

To book, please call for availability or register at our Front Desk in advance of the day you'd like to go. $75/person

PADDLE TO THE CRANBERRY BOG
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th, 2017

Experience a unique Thanksgiving weekend by helping us paddle our Voyageur canoe to a wild cranberry bog near the Lodge. We aim to pick enough cranberries for our annual Thanksgiving Potluck dinner on Sunday, October 11 -- and have a lot of fun doing it together!

Chef Ignacio will concoct several different fresh cranberry sauces for sampling with dinner.

$20/person

THANKSGIVING POTLUCK DINNER
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8th, 2017

Along with the fresh cranberries we gather, bring your favourite dish to our annual potluck dinner. We supply the turkey, vegetables, potatoes and freshly made cranberry sauces. Come enjoy the warm ambience of the roaring fire, while savouring a special Thanksgiving dinner with new friends at our harvest table.

$25/person with a potluck contribution
$40/person without potluck contribution

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 All packages and last minute discounts are only applicable to new bookings and do not apply to existing bookings. FRA credits are not applicable to packages or last minute discounts.
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