All posts in: "Manitoulin Island"

  1. White Pine Vista Cottage gets a new look!

      In order to keep our Vacation Rental homes in renting condition we know that we occasionally need to replace & update key items.  These…

  2. Manitoulin Island Restaurants

    Manitulin Island is truly a special place and so are the restaurant hours.  We suggest that you always call the restaurant to confirm that they…

  3. Misery Bay Nature Reserve & beach

    Do NOT let the name fool you… Misery Bay is a wonderful 1005 hectare provincial park and is located about an hour drive from our cottage and…

  4. Our Favorite Restaurants on Manitoulin Island

      A variety of fare is available on the Island and most of it is homemade!  Here is our top restaurant list… in no particular…

  5. Deer on the Island

    It is estimatated that there are approximately 30,000 deer on Manitoulin Island.  That’s a LOT of deer considering there are only 10,000 year round residence.   Over…

  6. Osprey Nest on Manitoulin Island

    We found this nest on a telephone pole close to a bridge near Lake Wolsey (Gore Bay twp) in October 2008 and the Osprey was still living…

  7. Municipality of Central Manitoulin Boat Launches

    All public boat launches are free to use.  Please be courteous and ensure that others have easy access to the launch of you are parking a…

  8. Providence Bay Beach, Interpretive Centre

    In Providence Bay there is the Harbour Centre located at the beach.  It is open from the end of June until the end of August. …

  9. Tennis Courts/Skateboard Park

    There are two public use tennis courts and a skateboard park located behind the Municipality of Central Manitoulin municipal office on highway 542 in Mindemoya…

  10. When a Porcupine falls in the forest

    One day on his morning walk in the forested area behind our Manitoulin Island cottage Larry came across a low tree branch with tons of porcupine needles…