Editor’s Note: The range of boating destinations in Ontario is truly-breathtaking—whatever your flavour, Ontario has something for you. What follows below is a general list of a wide variety of boating destinations, chosen by a seasoned boater with broad experience in a range of settings, whether by cabin cruiser, powerboat, yacht, pontoon or fishing boat.
With that in mind, please remember that a boater’s individual skills and experience dictate what type and size of boat is best-suited for each of these destinations, and how far from shore you’ll want to stray. And of course, the assembled list is just one man’s opinion–please feel free to add your own destinations and comments below!
There are as many boats in Ontario as in the rest of Canada combined. Boaters with runabouts, small fishing boats, pontoons, day cruisers and performance boats can trailer their boat to a wide variety of boating destinations, each with a unique personality. Boaters with larger yachts and motorized sailboats can access most destinations in their own boat. A fun-filled, family vacation awaits you at any one of these varied and fabulous boating destinations in Ontario: # 10 – Lake Nipissing
Take an easy drive to the city of North Bay, where you can provision your boat. Following a relaxing swim at a downtown beach, launch at the city marina for an interesting tour around Lake Nipissing. Travel the shoreline and stop on one of the Manitou Islands for a stress free holiday.