Travel Information Centres

Travel Information Centres listed below are located north, north east, and north west of Toronto. They are operated by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Recreation and Culture and can provide additional Ontario road trip information.

Ontario Resort Travel Destinations

The tourist centres are gateways to Ontario resort destinations and towns and cities north in Ontario.  Brochures, special-interest publications, maps and directions for staycations are available..  Professional Ontario travel counselors are available for travel tips.  Please Note: Several of the Ontario Travel Centres are seasonal, and are not open year round. Please call the centres below to confirm hours of operation.

Barrie | Bainsville | Sarnia | Sault Ste Marie | Hawkesbury | Pigeon River

Ontario Ministry of Tourism Information Centres North of Toronto

Barrie
21 Mapleview Dr. East
Tel: (705) 725-7280
May 15-June 10 8:30am-6pm
June 11-Sept 4 8am-8pm
Sept 5-Nov 30 8:30am-5pm
Dec 1-Mar 31 7am-5pm
April 1-May 14 8:30am-5pm

Sarnia
Bluewater Bridge, 1455 Venetian Blvd.
Tel: (519) 344-7403
May 15-June 10 Sun-Thurs 8:30am-6pm; Fri-Sat 8am-8pm
June 11-Sept 4 8am-8pm
Sept 5 8am-6pm
Sept 6-Oct 8 Sun-Thurs 8:30am-5pm; Fri-Sat 8:30am-6pm
Oct 9-May 14 8:30am-5pm

Sault Ste. Marie 
(Sault Ste Marie International Bridge)
261 Queen St. West
Tel: (705) 945-6941
ontariotravel.ssm@ontario.ca

Bainsville
22064 North Service Road
Tel: (613) 347-3498
ontariotravel.bainsville@ontario.ca

Seasonal Operations

Hawkesbury
777 Highway 417, RR #1
Tel: (613) 674-2000
May 15-23 8:30am-6pm
May 24-June 10 Sun-Thurs 8am-6pm; Fri-Sat 8am-8pm
June 11-Sept 4 8am-8pm
Sept 5-Oct 10 8:30am-5:30pm
Oct 11-May 14 CLOSED

Pigeon River
7671 Highway 61, International Bridge (U.S./Canada border)
Tel: (807) 964-2094
May 15-June 9 8:30am-6pm
June 10-Sept 4 8am-8pm
Sept 5-Oct 10 9am-5:30pm
Oct 11-May 14 CLOSED

Regional Travel and Tourism Information Centres in Ontario

In addition, there are several border Travel and Tourism Centres.  Ontario regional or local tourism information locations can be found at  Ontario Resort Destinations, or go to Towns and Cities if you are unfamiliar with your destination location.

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