The following links are provided for the ease of access to our members:
All MLPOA Members have access to FOCA as part of their membership. See the FOCA Newletter section for passwords
Water safety and bear safety:
Local Hiking, Snowmobile and ATV Resources
Environment Canada Weather, Current Conditions and Local Forecasts Ontario
Fire Risk Status, firework and burn permits Dial 911 in the event of a fire and call the fire station for more info or to report an infraction (705) 286-1202
Be Wake Aware - Video describing the need to limit your boat wake
Fishing Ontario’s Near North, links for some great fishing in Ontario
Algonquin Provincial Park, The Official Website. Maps, history, reservation information, wildlife information, trip planning help, events, outfitter services.
Cottage Life Magazine / Television, Useful articles and information, how-to advice specific to the cottage experience
Haliburton Forest and WildLife Reserve, Canada’s first “certified sustainable forest” offers unique outdoor experiences throughout the year.
Abbey Gardens, A not-for profit charity providing economic and recreational opportunities for our community. Their mission is to create opportunities to learn about living more sustainably. Visit to learn about local food, gardening, energy, sustainable construction techniques, heritage agricultural animals, land restoration or cooking techniques