How to Boat Safely and Enjoyably at Night OpEd

Here is a terrific article and safety tips from our colleague Scott Ferguson about the joys and dangers of night boating – and tips that will help you enjoy boating after dark safely. HOW TO BOAT SAFELY AND ENJOYABLY AT NIGHT Scott Ferguson Most of us have heard of tragic boating events at night. Running aground. Collisions. Someone getting hopelessly … Read More

2016 Quiet Campaign Video

A joint media campaign between Safe Quiet Lakes and the Ontario Provincial Police One of our most important communications initiatives this year was production of a short 3.5 minute video that provides an overview of what our organization is about, and how we are working with the OPP to make our lakes safer and quieter. We hope you enjoy this … Read More

How to be a more respectful boater

As the summer boating season begins, many Muskokans may find their boating skills somewhat rusty. Before venturing out on to the water, we should all refresh ourselves on the rules of the road and how to be a more respectful boater. Three of the most frequent complaints that the Muskoka Lakes Association and other cottage associations receive each summer are: … Read More