This boat access only, island cottage is truely a
unique experience located on Lake Nipissing just outside the city
of North Bay.
Enjoy this western facing three bedroom cottage with all the amenities of home.
The cottage has a 30 foot long dock with 10 feet of water at the end which makes it perfect for kids cannonballs off the end.
Experience breathtaking sunsets from the dock and the cottage deck. The deck has muskoka chairs and a coffee table to enjoy a morning coffee or an evening cocktail.
Lake Nipissing contains over 40 different species of fish. The prime game fish sought by anglers are the walleye or pickerel. They are so plentiful in this lake that catching your limit is considered a bad days fishing. Other species that are abundant are northern pike, smallmouth & largemouth bass, yellow perch, muskellunge, whitefish & cisco. Lake Nipissing is renowned for its world class fishing.
The name Lake Nipissing means "big water" in the Algonquin language. Lake Nipissing is the third-largest lake in Ontario, excluding the great lakes and covers 873 square km (337 square miles or 216,000 acres). Located in Ontario's Near North 50 km northeast of Georgian Bay, the lake runs in an east-west direction to a length of 80 km. Our cottage is located in a sheltered bay protected by islands from the “big” lake. Lots of beaches one can boat to - Manitou
South Bay Provincial Park is what you look at when sitting on the deck at the cottage. The Manitou Islands is an easy day trip to the beaches there via boat. There is a tour boat Chief Commanda II which leaves North Bay “harbour” and cruises the lake and goes past the Manitou.
Inside the cottage is open concept living and kitchen areas, in the kitchen you will have use of fridge stove and microwave. A small breakfast table is provided that seats 4 comfortably.
Two couches and a chair surround the beautiful wood burning fireplace in the living area. A 32" HD TV with DVD are also provided here for those rainy days at the cottage.
The master bedroom boasts a queen sized bed with a nice sized window. Bedroom two has two single beds and bedroom three has one single bed.
There is also a four piece washroom.
Explore the gorgeous shores of Lake Nippissing with the kayak and paddles or paddle boat provided with the rental. Also a propane BBQ is available for your use.
This is a perfect family cottage.