Explore the Secret History of the Cottage

Published: October 4, 2017

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Canadians love going to the cottage, but do they know about cottaging’s history?

How did cottaging in Canada begin? And who’s actually responsible for starting our favourite pastime?

We visited some of Canada’s oldest cottages and original fishing camps and met the people who put down their roots in cottage country.

With archive images and films, as well as beautiful original cinematography, we reveal the Secret History of the Cottage.

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