Long-time all-season Muskokan Susan Pryke knows more about Muskoka than almost anyone around those parts, and in this thoroughly researched guide she digs deep into Muskoka history to reveal the personal stories and timeless charm behind all things ashore in the Muskoka and Lake of Bays area. Explore Muskoka is a delight to read and a valuable source of information for both visitors and cottagers.
Susan Pryke is a widely published writer who takes a special interest in the history of Muskoka. She grew up on the shores of Sparrow Lake, where her parents ran a summer resort. A teaching position took her to Australia, where she wrote her first book, Boom to Bust and Back Again. On returning to Canada, she settled into a career as a writer and editor in Muskoka.