The S.S. Meteor steamer played an important role in the development of the the Temiskaming region. The S.S. Meteor, was a passenger steamboat that operated on Lake Temiskaming during the…Read more
I always try to visit the Cobalt Mining Museum when visiting the Temiskaming region. The motto on road signs along Highway 11 on the way north to Cobalt, “Come for…Read more
It’s now more than a few decades ago when I discovered the great Michael Hedges at the Montreal International Jazz Festival. It was really the first time I was hearing…Read more
Most people today would not remember much about Moore’s Cove, a community that used to exist just north of Haileybury. The community was spread out over a narrow stretch of land…Read more
Back in the glory days of the Silver Rush, Cobalt, was the place to do business. It was the richest silver camp in the world and its richness was beyond…Read more
Difficult to find a region where culture and history is so prominent. Learn about the first nations, voyageurs, miners, lumber barons and today’s well-known artists and artisans.
Culture and History
Where had all the trees gone! And the vegetation! How had I suddenly traveled from the shinning blue lakes and towering green pine trees of Temagami to the far side…Read more