Great Canadian Skootamatta Ice Contest

We had hoped to post pictures as the ice was disappearing, but you go away for three days and a lot can happen! We had said that when the ice goes out it will likely go out in a… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/great-canadian-skootamatta-ice-contest2/

Skootamatta from 34,000 Feet

This view of the ice from 34,000 feet doesn’t fill me with a lot of pre-May 1st ice-out hope! http://skootamatta.ca/blog/skootamatta-34000-feet/

Update: Great Canadian Skootamatta Ice Contest

The snow from last week is melting away and we are starting to get a look at the ice we have under it. I am told that there is still 14" of ice on the lake. Don't venture out… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/update-great-canadian-skootamatta-ice-contest1/

Turtles Are On The Move!

Please give turtles a 'brake'.  Turtles have been around for millions of years...then came the automobile. From MAY THROUGH NOVEMBER motorists should be on the… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/turtles-are-move/

Land O' Lakes Garden Club - Spring Update

The Land O'Lakes Garden Club meets at 7:00pm on the 2nd Thursday of each month from April to November at the Pineview Free Methodist Church in Cloyne.  The Garden Club has a… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/land-o-lakes-garden-club-spring-update/

The Great Canadian Skootamatta Ice Contest Closes at Midnight Tonight!

It's April 8 and I am still looking out my window at snowflakes! This winter just does not want to give up! The lake is showing virtually no indication of melting yet. We… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/great-canadian-skootamatta-ice-contest-closes-midnight-tonight/

Update: Great Canadian Skootamatta Ice Contest

Guesses have come in fast and furious! We are up to 70 now. Guesses range from optimistic early April to pessimistic early May. One way or the other I think we all want to see the… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/update-1-great-canadian-skootamatta-ice-contest/

Great Canadian Skootamatta Ice Contest

Did you enjoy your Easter Weekend? The lake was busy. Well, not the lake so much as the land around the lake where it was safe. There's still a lot of ice on the lake but it… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/great-canadian-skootamatta-ice-contest1/