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We’ve set the 2018 dates for our annual whitewater/canoeing clinic at Cabin Falls. Learn whitewater skills, expedition travelling and survival, and more. This is a great primer to get you prepared to tackle any river. Limited space!

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Just newly added to the Cabin Falls Ecolodge schedule:   Contact Hap and Andrea for Cabin Falls booking information and other 2016 trip details. Email: contact@cabinfalls.ca   Phone: 705-732-8254

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Yes! It’s that time of the year again, when all the paddling and outdoor explorers gather for one spectacular weekend of presentations, demonstrations, as well as Canada’s largest showcase of outdoor gear and adventure travel experiences, all at the Toronto – OAS 2016. This year, look for Hap and Andrea at their NEW Cabin Falls Ecolodge booth, where

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“Portage Dawn” by Hap Wilson (Note: The image here shows a hapwilson.com watermark for posting online but is not part of the actual “Dawn Portage” print.) A short note from Hap: Many thanks for your interest in my artwork… it was inspired by the over 100 trips down the Lady Evelyn, sometimes at dusk and

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As you are probably aware by now, Hap agreed to be part of the much talked about Paddle In The Park Contest (PITPC) again this year, as did Andrea. Both were named official “paddle-hiders” for 2014, with Hap hiding the Cabin Falls EcoLodge Paddle and Andrea being specifially chosen to hide a special Algonquin Outfitters GIRLS PORTAGE Paddle,

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As many of you are aware, Hap has countless talents, skills and accomplishments under his belt, and thus is known to wear many “hats”. However there is one hat he wears rather proudly above the rest – the one of “Poppa”.  And he has a lot to be proud of! Take for instance the recent

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Not long before the season started this year, Hap and Andrea were approached by their friends at Badger Paddles and Portageur.ca to help with an intriguing contest idea.   There has never been a greater need for society to unplug and reconnect all at the same time. The Paddle In The Park Contest was created

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Since at least 1947, there was a footbridge on site along a challenging section on the Centre Falls trail in Temagami (now part of Lady Evelyn-Smoothwater Wilderness Park). That changed in 2003 when the MNR removed the footbridge for liability and budgetary reasons. The path that must now be used predates the bridge but includes a

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“We stood at a long, sloping bedrock terrace; before us, riverside, was a neatly trimmed, brown log cabin, and set below the cabin, overlooking the falls, was a quaint canopied gazebo. And elderly man was waving us over. Excited to know more about this haven in the midst of rock and pine, miles from anywhere,

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