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At the centre of Canada and along the world’s largest freshwater lake


Catch the Superior spirit 

We offer you the natural beauty of the spectacular Lake Superior and engaging touring routes. Affordable family fun, exciting eco-adventures as well as world class fishing and hunting awaits. Whether you’re climbing the Sleeping Giant, visiting the City of Thunder Bay, camping on a remote lake or trolling for the big one on Lake Nipigon, we’ll offer you a true taste of everything great in Superior Country


One Of Canada’s Premier Outdoor Cities

Thunder Bay’s reputation as one of Canada’s Premier Outdoor Cities is well earned. Located on the shores of the world’s largest fresh water lake and surrounded by the natural beauty of the boreal forest and the Nor’Wester mountain range, it is the perfect place to get in touch with your inner adventurer.


  • Set sail on a 90 minute tour of the Thunder Bay harbour. Get close to the lakers and salties. Look up at the massive grain elevators, pass by a lighthouse, or escape to nearby Islands. 

  • The legendary Sleeping Giant lies on the tip of the rugged Sibley Peninsula near Thunder Bay. Experience the backcountry or follow rugged trails to the top of the giant for unbeatable views of Lake Superior.

  • Step back in time with a visit to Fort William Historical Park, a living history museum highlighting the history of the fur trade and the development of the region.

Northwest Ontario

Free visitor guide

Free Visitor Guide

Read about fresh travel ideas and take advantage of the useful maps that will help you navigate throughout Thunder Bay. This full-colour booklet will inspire you to plan your next trip to an outdoor adventure city that is truly Superior by Nature! You can also order the free visitor  guide.

Group of motorcyclists touring.


Ride around the world's largest freshwater lake on this epic motorcycle tour that crosses borders and showcases some of Ontario's most stunning scenery.