From the vibrancy and variety of Thunder Bay, the North’s largest cities, to our many quaint and welcoming towns and villages, you’ll want to stop in and stay awhile right across the region. Stroll along the Red Rock waterfront, check out the majestic views from Terrace Bay and Marathon, “play in the extreme” in Manitouwadge, view the thundering “Niagara of the North” at Kakabeka Falls Provincial Park and much more. We’re waiting to welcome you to our communities in North of Superior Country.
|Township of Nipigon|
|Nipigon sits on the edge of the Nipigon River and is brimming with natural beauty. We are an inspiring community; a place where nature goes hand in hand with a rich culture and storied heritage.|
If you love outdoor adventures, Nipigon is surrounded by dramatic shorelines, freshwater lakes, and rugged landscapes. It is also a stepping stone to many of the undiscovered places that make this area truly special – both Lake Nipigon and Lake Superior are accessed from here.
|Township of Terrace Bay|
|Terrace Bay (known as the “Gem of the North”) is a picturesque community situated on the Trans-Canada Highway 17. Originally named after the sand and gravel terraces that cascade from Lake Superior, the area is surrounded by the rugged beauty and freedom of the North of Superior wilderness while serving as the Eastern gateway to the Lake Superior National Marine Conservation Area. It is this wilderness that encourages sportsmen and vacationers to stay and enjoy fishing, hunting, boating, golfing, hiking, swimming, kayaking, and snowmobiling. The main tourism attractions include the majestic Slate Islands with its friendly caribou population, unique meteorite history, and the tallest lighthouse on the Great Lakes, as well as the 100 foot Aguasabon Falls, the Aguasabon Golf Course, the 52 km Casque Isles Hiking Trail, Trestle Ridge Ski Hill, access to 100's of kms of snowmobile trails, the annual Green Tradeshow and the annual car racing festival Drag Fest. You will be amazed by the beauty of the area and overwhelmed by the number of potential activities. |
|Tourism Thunder Bay|
|Overlooking majestic Lake Superior, Thunder Bay is a four-season outdoor adventure paradise that has also been acknowledged as one of the 'Cultural Capitals of Canada'. It is well known, as well, as a world-class leisure travel, convention, group and sports tourism destination. Experience the harmony of a city rich with lakes and rivers, conservation areas, nature parks and trails, beautiful golf courses and Lake Superior marinas - while at the same time a major centre for artisans, visual and performing arts, history, culture and entertainment.|
Leave the ordinary behind. The vacation you've been dreaming of is waiting for you on the shores of Lake Superior. Thunder Bay draws visitors from the four corners of the globe. Our warm hospitality, fabulous restaurants, and unique shopping districts will make you wish you'd come sooner.
|Red Rock Marina|
|The Red Rock Marina is undergoing some big changes. New slips to accommodate larger boats, a state-of-the-art security system and upgraded power pedestals are being installed this year. Fuel, pump-out and all the amenities are there. Groceries and LCBO nearby. Friendly marina staff will make sure you're well taken care of at this memorable port-of-call. Some 2009 slips still available. |