About Us

Glenn and Kathy HalgrenCottager Publications Ltd. is owned by Glenn and Cathy Halgren and has published the Cottager’s Guide to the Eastern Beaches Area since 1989. It is a directory of local businesses located on the east side of Lake Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The Cottager’s Guide is hand delivered to 6500 cottages on the May long weekend and is considered to be the ‘bible’ of the area. In 1992 they began publishing The Cottager magazine and just sold it after publishing 24 years at the end of 2015.

Cottager Publications Ltd. launched www.cottagersguide.com in 2012. A website designed for cottage owners to be in touch with services in cottage country in Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario with just one click