Discover the Benefits of Living and Working in Muskoka

The summer season always draws people to Muskoka, with its pristine lakes and rolling landscapes, it’s made for summer fun. However,  just because the weather starts to cool off, doesn’t mean that the fun ends, too! There is a misconception that work and play can only be found in the warmer months in Muskoka, but this article is going to reinforce why you should live and work in Ontario’s playground, all year round!

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Relocating to Muskoka truly is one of the best decisions you will make for you and your family. Aside from the fact that moving to the region will provide a consistent and fulfilling job, you will be minutes away from a bounty of outdoor activities, get to live a slower-paced lifestyle, and maintain an excellent work-life balance. Being surrounded by schools, playgrounds, local shops, restaurants and craft breweries,  makes the transition to Muskoka an easy one. We’re confident that you’ll love every minute that you’re living as a Muskokan!



Working in the Muskoka region is different than working in the big city. Employers take their employees’ needs into consideration and make it a priority to help them maintain a work-life balance. This leaves time for family, relaxation and adventure, no matter the season. Competitive wages, benefits and employee perks like holiday parties, summer picnics and more are just a few things you can look forward to working in Muskoka.

Finding a job in the Muskoka region is not a challenge as a variety of companies are looking for help from trained individuals. It really is an employees’ market, when on the hunt for a job. The opportunities are endless and the demand for help keeps growing. With such a high demand for work from customers, companies are becoming more innovative to increase the quality of work that they provide meaning Muskokan companies are constantly looking for hardworking individuals.


Living in Muskoka also has its perks from living in larger cities! No more driving in bumper to bumper traffic, a traffic jam in Muskoka looks like a moose crossing the road and delays are far and few between. No need to rush, you’re on Muskoka time.

We act as a community and respect one another. We are a tight and welcoming bunch, making fitting into this community a breeze. You’ll quickly fit into the community after taking part in trivia night at the pubs, shopping at the local stores or taking part in a fundraiser in your children’s school. Endless events, activities, hiking trails and concerts are all a part of daily life in Muskoka. There is something to do every weekend in our region, all you have to do is decide which activity you’d like to do first!

There are many benefits of living in Ontario’s playground, so make moving to Muskoka your next step for your career, your family, work-life balance and to experience adventure all year round.

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