Northwestern Ontario Hikes

Neebing-McIntyre Floodway

Neebing-McIntyre Floodway

Roundtrip: 4 k Difficulty: Easy Location: Thunder Bay, ON Click Here for Google Map Most people in Thunder Bay are aware of the Neebing-McIntyre Floodway but few have walked along the portion that leads to the mouth on Lake Superior. The Neebing-McIntyre Floodway is a...

Ouimet Canyon

Ouimet Canyon

Walk the Ouimet Canyon trail for amazing views of the canyon and surrounding area. Round-Trip: 1 km Difficulty: Easy Location: Dorion, ON Click Here for Google Map Ouimet Canyon is a large gorge located in Dorion, Ontario. The gorge is 100 metres deep, 150 metres wide...

Hazelwood Tower

Hazelwood Tower

This tower has been taken down since I was there in 2010, but my other fire tower fans have requested that we keep this page here anyway. Round-trip: 100 m Difficulty: Easy Location: Thunder Bay, ON Click Here for Google Map A reader requested the information for...

Cedar Falls Conservation Trail

Cedar Falls Conservation Trail

Located just past Kakabeka Falls the Cedar Falls Conservation Area features a trail that leads through an evergreen forest to Cedar Creek and the falls. Roundtrip: 2 km Difficulty: Easy Location: Kakabeka Falls, ON Click here for google map. This is an easy hike along...

Tee Harbour Trail

Tee Harbour Trail

Tee Harbour is a classic Sleeping Giant Provincial Park trail. It is a former logging road so the trail is wide and gently rolling. The trail to Tee Harbour is often biked or skied and there is a picnic area and a few campsites as well. Roundtrip: 12 km Difficulty:...

Sawyer Bay

Sawyer Bay

Round-trip: 12 km Difficulty: Difficult Location: Pass Lake, ON Click here for Google Map This trail follows an abandoned logging road travelling up and down several medium-sized hills through stands of poplar, fir and spruce ending on the sheltered cobblestone beach...

Picnic Point

Picnic Point

You will have great views of Lake Superior as you hike the Picnic Point trail near the Mink Mountain Resort in Thunder Bay. Trail Distance: 1 km return Trail Difficulty: Moderate Trail Location: Thunder Bay, ON Google Map here. Great views of Lake Superior along this...

The Sea Lion

The Sea Lion

The Sea Lion is a fantastic spot to bring tourists. The Sea Lion Trail is often hiked as a side-trip on the way to or from Tee Harbour. Round-trip: 2 km Difficulty: Easy Location: Pass Lake, ON Click here for Google Map. The Sea Lion itself is a diabase dyke that has...

Little Trout Bay Lookout

Little Trout Bay Lookout

Hike to the Little Trout Bay Lookout for views of Little Trout Bay.  The best views are in the winter when the leaves are down. Trail Distance: 1 km Trail Difficulty: Easy Trail Location: Thunder Bay, ON Google map here. Little Trout Bay Conservation Area is located...