Waterfront and Pools

Outdoor Pools

The outdoor heated pool at our Ontario family resort is open from Victoria Day Weekend through the Thanksgiving weekend each year. The salt water children’s pool at the Armishaw Recreation Area, is open from the weekend prior to Canada Day through Labour Day weekend each year.

Water Toys

Our water toys include an inflatable waterpark with several different pieces of equipment including a trampoline, a Saturn, a jungle gym and an inflatable slide are great fun for all ages. These toys are available from June to September, based on water temperature, at the Lake Joseph Waterfront.

Hot Tub

Our outdoor hot tub, on the Lake Joseph pool deck, is open daily (Victoria Day Weeken through our closing date in October).


Our beach is situated below the outdoor pool on Lake Joseph. This is a perfect location for children to play in the sand. We have a dock (sun deck) situated beside the beach, that is a great location for enjoying the sun in a chaisse lounge.

Sports At Rocky Crest In The Muskokas

Beach Volleyball

Available on the outdoor court at the Armishaw Recreation Area.


Played on the tennis courts. Balls can be signed out at the Recreation Building at the Armishaw Recreation Area.

Billiards Table

Our billiards table is located in the Fireside Lounge and is available during Lounge hours. Not available in summer months.

Table Tennis

Otherwise known as ping pong, available outside the Recreation Building at the Armishaw Recreation Area.


Tennis courts can be reserved through the Recreation Department for play during daylight hours. We also have limited equipment available to lend.

Boating At Rocky Crest

Boat Rentals

Use of our non-motorized watercraft, including kayaks, canoes and pedal boats, is complimentary. They can be signed out at the Lake Joseph Waterfront and the Armishaw Recreation Area (Armishaw Lake offers canoes only from Canada Day until Labour Day).

Personal Watercrafts

Rocky Crest does not allow personal water craft on the property or at our docks.

Outdoors Resort Vacations


Available on a number of trails at our Muskoka resort property. To pick up a trail map, see either Guest Services or the Recreation Department at the Armishaw Recreation Area.


Occur every Friday and Saturday in May, June, September and October and daily in July and August. Marshmallows for roasting are included. Times vary based on time of year.

Incredible Natural Environment

Enter a cathedral-like grove of hemlocks and it won’t be hard to appreciate the majestic forest that makes up Rocky Crest’s resort property. Dotted with beautiful wetlands and home to many native species of animals, this location is ideal for the quiet contemplation of nature.

Team Building for Corporate Groups

Our Team Building programs combine outdoor adventure with custom designed experiences that are tailored to compliment the goals and objectives of each individual group. Using the distinctive backdrop of Muskoka, groups can engage in dynamic team experiences found nowhere else.