The Dockside Blog

 

Welcome to Stone & South’s Dockside Blog! Come down to the bank of the St. Lawrence River and experience the Thousand Island lifestyle. Dive right in and see what a cottage in the city is all about.

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Discover Stone & South

Discover Stone & South

There’s a lot that’s been happening over the winter, and we’re so excited to be able to share the news with you. Our Discovery Centre opened on Saturday with its seasonal hours, and we always love when people stop by and come to talk to us, even

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Going Boating

Going Boating

After winter, we’re always itching to get back out on the water. May brings warm weather, gentle breezes, and the first few trips out on the river. Stone & South’s dock will be the best pace to launch from. It offers a beautiful view of the St.

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Container Gardens

Container Gardens

Plants are great. They’re pretty, they bring fresh air, and they add a bit of class to your decor. But how can you have plants if you don’t have a garden? The solution is trending: container gardening. Container gardens are perfect for indoor gardens, balconies, porches, and

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Artisans in Gananoque

We’ve said it many times: Gananoque is bursting with talent. There are so many awesome local businesses that there are always new treasures to find. A couple days ago, the Thousand Islands Makers Market highlighted some of the incredible businesses you can discover in the local area,

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The First Spring Flowers

The First Spring Flowers

The old adage is that “April showers bring May flowers” — but who wants to wait for May for spring to begin? There are several flowers that bloom as soon as the frost thaws. Winter aconite, hellebore, camellia, pansies, and — of course — crocuses all come

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Spring Holidays

Spring Holidays

The spring holidays have arrived! Spring Equinox has just passed us by — an ancient holiday that is once again gaining popularity, especially overseas. If you saw people standing eggs on their ends on March 20th, that is a celebration of the equinox! More commonly in North

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St. Patrick’s Day in Gananoque

St. Patrick’s Day in Gananoque

Did you know that Gananoque has its own Irish Pub? Stonewater Manor is a great place to spend St. Patrick’s Day. However, if you’re looking for family-friendly fun, you could also try some of these ideas: Green Food and Drink You don’t need food colouring to find

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