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New Year’s Eve with Megalomaniac

Every year on the same date we congregate to delight in the finest local offerings at Elmhirst’s Resort, and to regale the passing year and the wines of the selected wine partner. This New Year’s Eve we celebrated with Sebastian Jacquay, head winemaker at Meglomaniac (a John Howard Cellar of distinction). The evening began with a…

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Kiteboarding Snowkite Weekend

Elmhirst’s Resort has been home to the Kiteboarding Snowkite Weekend since 2008. Our own Steve Elmhirst is passionate about kiting and is a qualified instructor. The snowkite weekend event became Steve’s way of sharing his passion and growing the sport. For Steve, it was the perfect way to introduce Rice Lake as a kiting area…

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Source Local, Shop Local, Eat & Drink Local

Homesteading 101 November is an ideal time to think of the homestead and preparing for the long winter ahead. Understanding the availability of farm to table in your community, what to buy and when. Knowing how to cook and preserve and where to go to source good local ingredients and not to be afraid of the occasional…

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Cottage Available July 23

Summer is well underway, and this year, we have last minute availability in July for rental cottages at our Cottage Resort! Visit our accommodations page to see more details on our 3 bedroom cottages for rent, available for 2, 3, 5 or 7 day stays during the week starting July 23. Call Guest Services for details,…

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