Located in the heart of Muskoka, Forest Glen Family Villa Resort is your gateway to the region's natural
splendour, rich and vibrant culture, and endless possibilities for sport and recreation.

Nearby Services

Even while on holiday, it's important to stay connected. With our on-site services and proximity to Orillia,
Gravenhurst and Washago, you'll always have access to the things you need.

On Site

  • Full cellular phone service capability
  • Pay phone
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning, returned within 24 hours
  • Lending library

Washago, Orillia and Gravenhurst (10, 20 and 15 minute drive from Forest Glen respectively)

  • Restaurants and bars
  • All major Canadian banks (Orillia)
  • Public Library
  • Doctors and Dentists
  • Pharmacies
  • Grocery stores; beer, wine and liquor stores
  • Soldiers Memorial Hospital
  • Places of Worship
  • Service Stations
  • Marinas
  • Taxi Service (from Washago)

Off-Site Activities

There are a variety of nearby activities that we can arrange for you!  These include:

  • Fine dining at nearby restaurants
  • Fishing boat rentals
  • Canoe/Paddle Boat rentals
  • Motorboat and PWC rentals
  • Wagon/Hay rides
  • Camping at nearby sites
  • ATV and snowmobile rentals for use on nearby trails
  • Golf at the many nearby courses
  • A cruise aboard the RMS Segwun Steamship
  • Dinner and entertainment at Casino Rama 
  • Theatre tickets at Casino Rama 
    Entertainment Complex, Orillia Opera House 
    and Gravenhurst Opera House

Muskoka and Surrounding Area Links

General Information

  • Muskoka.com - Visit this excellent resource for just about everything Muskoka.
  • Muskoka Magazine - Read all about the Muskoka lifestyle.
  • Muskoka Tourism - Organize tours of all the surrounding Muskoka communities.
  • Muskoka Weather - Keep up-to-date with the weather in the Muskoka region.
  • Port Carling Boats - Learn all about the cottage life in Muskoka and its antique and classic boats

Sports & Recreation

  • Casino Rama - Try your luck at Casino Rama, featuring 2300 slot machines, 120 gaming tables, 9 
    great restaurants, a 5000-seat Entertainment Complex, spa, meeting rooms and banquet facilities
  • Diamond in the Ruff Golf Club - Tee off at one of Muskoka's most picturesque golf courses, a challenge
     for players of all levels with bent grass tees, greens and fairways.
  • Gravenhurst Water Skiing - Get all the information you'll need for water skiing facilities and rentals
     in the area.
  • Mount St. Louis Moonstone - Visit Mount St. Louis Moonstone for great skiing, snowboarding and 
  • Muskoka Wild Life Centre - Explore the hundreds of acres of Crown Land and its wildlife.
  • OFSC Trails (Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs) - Take a trip through these groomed and
     marked snowmobile trail routes.
  • The Portage Store - Book guided wilderness canoe trips through the world-famous Algonquin 
    Provincial Park, or rent canoes.
  • Wallyeman Outfitters - Rent boats, ice huts, rods and reels; renters do not require a boating license.
  • Wasaga Beach Paintball - Visit Canada's premiere indoor/outdoor paintball park.


  • Lady Muskoka Cruise - Take a 2 1/2 hour cruise from Bracebridge and see the Muskoka River, historic
    sunken artifacts, Beaumaris, and the famous Millionaires' Row.
  • Lake of Bays Boat Tours - Discover the rich history and charm of the beautiful Lake of Bays on a guided
    tour aboard a deluxe pontoon boat.
  • The Muskoka Fleet - Book a cruise on any of the three of the major Muskoka Lakes aboard the RMS
    Segwun - North America's oldest running steamship - Wononah II and Wanda III, includes lunch or dinner.

Arts & Culture

  • Bracebridge Chamber of Commerce - Explore the Muskoka Lakes. rivers, waterfalls and recreation and
    historical parks in beautiful Bracebridge.
  • Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce - Discover the charm of Gravenhurst that keeps brining people back.
  • Gravenhurst Opera House & Arts Centre - Come and see both professional and community performances
  • Huntsville Festival of Arts - Witness an eclectic mix of music, theatre, dance and visual art in a variety 
    of venues by local, national and international performers and artists.
  • Huntsville/Lake of Bays Chamber of Commerce - Learn everything you wanted to know about Huntsville
    and Lake of Bays.
  • Johnston's Cranberry Marsh - Visit one of Canada's oldest cranberry farms, a Muskoka tradition since 
    1952, and home of the award-winning Muskoka Lakes Winery.
  • Muskoka Heritage Place - Experience Muskoka's cultural heritage in this scenic village.
  • Muskoka Lakes Music Festival - Witness live performance by renowned Canadian talent in an intimate
    and informal atmosphere during July and August.
  • Muskoka Lakes Museum - Find something for everyone in this charming museum, with everything from 
    1900s dolls and games to antique boats and the pioneer collection.
  • Port Carling Summer Events - Enjoy fine arts and crafts in the heart of Muskoka.

Muskoka Shopping

  • Muskoka Outfitters - Get great equipment, service and instruction for outdoor sports and travel.
  • The Muskoka Store and Georgian Bay Store - Find all kinds of rustic furnishings, accessories, books and
    art, gourmet foods, clothing, footwear and sporting goods.