Chantry Island Boat Tour: Southampton, Ontario

Chantry Island is a celebrated island located in Lake Huron, about a kilometre off the shore of Southampton, Ontario.  Being so close to shore, Chantry Island is visible from both Southampton and Port Elgin.  This tiny island is home to a historic lighthouse, an old keeper’s cottage and a bird sanctuary.  There are regulations in place, … Continue reading Chantry Island Boat Tour: Southampton, Ontario

A Day Trip to Flowerpot Island: A Visitor’s Guide

Flowerpot Island is a stunning island that is part of the Fathom Five National Marine Park.  At the tip of the Bruce Peninsula, you will find Flowerpot Island 6.5km off the coast of Tobermory, Ontario.  The island is known for its turquoise waters, rugged coastline and famous rock pillars, known as “flowerpots”.  During the summer, … Continue reading A Day Trip to Flowerpot Island: A Visitor’s Guide

Things to do on Manitoulin Island, Ontario

Manitoulin Island is one of Ontario, Canada’s most pristine pieces of natural beauty.  Located in Lake Huron, Manitoulin Island holds the title of the worlds largest fresh water island, measuring in at 2766 squared kilometres.   Manitoulin Island is home to a plethora of inland lakes and smaller islands, making for a truly unique island experience. … Continue reading Things to do on Manitoulin Island, Ontario