The city of North Bay on Lake Nipissing is easily accessible via Highway 11 from Toronto and Highway 17 from Ottawa.
Distance from Toronto:
– 340 km
Driving time from Toronto:
– 4.5 hrs
North Bay is a perfect family resort destination with a variety of area family getaway packages. North Bay boats 43 beach access points, and a waterfront where romantic couples on a getaway can stroll along the shore relax and swim and fish in the summer, or for winter enthusiast enjoy ice fishing, snowmobiling, and winter sports on Lake Nipissing. Lake Nippising was part of the major voyageur route into the interior of Canada.
Fall Colour Routes
North Bay can be a final destination or a starting point for a beautiful autumn trip to see the fall colours (colors) See our suggested fall colour routes that include North Bay, Ontario. For latest fall colour (color) changes please see Fall Colours Leaf Change Northern Ontario
Accommodations in the North Bay Area
North Bay area
- Lodge at Pine Cove
- Mattawa River Resort
- Deluxe Camp
- Prosper Pine Cottage Resort
- Mattawa Adventure Camp
Attractions in the North Bay Area
Dionne Quintuplets Museum
Transportation in North Bay Area
North Bay boasts 43 beach access areas including, Marathon Beach-Lake Nipissing, Birch Haven Cove Beach-Trout Lake Olmsted Beach-Trout Lake.
Samuel de Champlain Provincial Park
Named for the 17th-century explorer
Mattawa River Provincial Park
West of the Ottawa River along the Mattawa River. Waterway park. Route for voyageurs and natives. White-water rafting and canoeing,
Hotels in North Bay Ontario
A variety of North Bay hotels are available with on-line bookings from the Days Inn and more.
North Bay Area Tourism Information
Official City Web Site: City of North Bay