The Tragically Hip, it seems, were not the first to discover Bobcaygeon; as it is said that Champlain and his band of Hurons passed through on their 1615 North American tour.
Bobcaygeon: In the City of Kawartha Lakes:
The village of Bobcaygeon with a population of about 3,500 is situated around three small islands that straddle the Trent Waterway at Lock 32 between Sturgeon Lake and Pigeon Lake. Bobcaygeon now a trendy retirement communuty and vacation destination.and has claimed the title "Hub of the Kawarthas". There are numerous interesting stores and shops and other small businesses that serve the local community. There are also a number of longstanding community attractions.
Bobcaygeon Picture Gallery