madawaska

Sponsored by Ontario Tourism

Pick up a paintbrush and let the rugged hills east of Algonquin Park inspire you. From its start as a frontier homesteading town, Wilno has become a magnet for outdoor-lovers seeking a preserved pocket of Ontario. It’s here that artist Joyce Burkholder welcomes aspiring artists of all levels to capture the region’s beauty through her Adventure Painting Workshops. The October 13/14 workshop takes place on the shores of the Madawaska River, where the rapids’ rhythms will find expression in strokes of oil and acrylic paint. Madawaska Kanu Centre serves as a convenient riverside retreat for artists needing a weekend residence, or stay in town and sample Wilno Tavern’s famous food and nightlife.

For more great adventures in Ontario, visit ontariotourism.com.
Plan your next great adventure with explore!
Off the beaten path locations, tips and tricks, interviews with intrepid explorers and more.