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  Georgian Bay - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Georgian Bay (French: baie Georgienne) is a large bay of Lake Huron, located in Ontario, Canada.
The main body of the bay lies east and northeast of the Bruce Peninsula, south of Greater Sudbury and north of Collingwood.
Eastern Georgian Bay is part of the southern edge of the Canadian Shield, a geological formation carved out by the retreating glaciers at the end of the last ice age, about 11,000 years ago.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Georgian_Bay   (805 words)

  
 Ontario Travel North Georgian Bay Tourism
Georgian Bay Tourism members are ready for the spring and summer season with an array of travel options for overnight and day visitors to Canada’s historic resort destination.
The new Southern Georgian Bay Visitor Guide is also available and features the unique travel packages organized by the Georgian Bay Tourism Partner’s Combinations of vacation package opportunities exist for individuals or groups travelling to one of Canada’s earliest settlements and most significant historic resort destinations.
Marie Among the Hurons, The Huronia Museum and Huron Oudenat Village, the Martyrs’ Shrine in Midland, Discovery Harbour in Penetanguishene, cruises on Georgian Bay with the Miss Midland Boat Cruise or the M.S. Georgian Queen 30,000 Island Cruise.
www.400eleven.com /pr/pr-georgian-bay-tourism-april.html   (221 words)

  
 Ontario Georgian Bay Resort beaches watersports cruises (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
One of Ontario’s first informally designated tourism destinations--this part of Georgian Bay began attracting tourists when the Victoria House-Cottage Hotel was first built in 1897 by the Nickerson Family from Midland and Victoria Harbour, just west of the Delawana.
Although the Honey Harbour area represents only a part of Georgian Bay, today it is a tourism gateway to exceptional water-sports of sailing, boating and fishing in Ontario’s 6th Great Lake.
Admission and transportation to Georgian Bay Islands National Park is provided free of charge to the Delawana Inn guests.
www.delawana.com.cob-web.org:8888 /georgian-bay.html   (356 words)

  
 Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada - Franklin Island Trip Report
The nice thing about Ontario paddling is that the water is all fresh, so we would only have to carry one day's water and a purifier.
But we come out of that into Georgian bay and it's whitecaps heading at us as far as we can see into the horizon.
There are good sized waves breaking against the boulders on the western shore of Franklin, and we paddle on and around the north end of the island, entering Corbman bay, and finding four canoists who had a very tough time coming out yesterday using a more protected route.
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 Georgian Bay, Canada
A large bay, so cut off it is almost a lake, Georgian Bay is part of Lake Huron, and was named after George IV.
In the early 17th c., Georgian Bay, home to the Huron Indians, was where the Jesuit missions first set out to convert the Indians, starting with Etienne Brulé in 1610.
The resorts on the southern shores of Georgian Bay are very popular at weekends and in the summer, and can become just as crowded as any European holiday playground.
www.planetware.com /canada/georgian-bay-cdn-on-ong.htm   (249 words)

  
 Georgian Bay Ontario Cottage Rentals - Hall's Housekeeping Cottages
Georgian Bay is one of the better spots for Fishing Ontario.
Georgian Bay boating can be a terrific experience, from here you can travel extensively by water including access to the Trent Canal System.
If your looking for a waterfront Ontario cottage resort with modern up to date rental cottages and a breath taking view of scenic Georgian Bay we are probably the perfect resort for your family vacation.
www.hallscottages.com   (346 words)

  
 Georgian Bay Islands for Sale :: Listings
There is a storage/hobby shop and a gas shed at the docks in one of the most beautiful protected back harbours on The Bay with two marine railways, one with an electric winch, for storing some of your boats in the winter.
Approximately 1.5 acres of Georgian Bay Rock and wind swept pines offering rare 360-degree views (incld) to the sunrise- sunset – open waters and neighbouring islands.
If you crave the feeling of the history of the Bay and privacy only your own island can offer this may be your dream come true.
www.georgianbayislandsforsale.com /listings.php   (1342 words)

  
 Georgian Bay
Georgian Bay was charted by Captain Henry W. Bayfield of the Royal Navy in 1822, he named the area after King George IV.
The area of Georgian Bay located in the District of Muskoka was formed on January 1st, 1971 due to the amalgamation of several regional governments.
The District of Muskoka portion of Georgian Bay includes many of the tens of thousands of islands that dot the uneven shoreline.
www.visitmuskoka.com /georgian_bay.htm   (121 words)

  
 kayaking Georgian Bay Ontario Canada
Georgian Bay is one of the most popular kayaking locations in eastern Canada.
The Georgian Bay Islands tour and the 30,000 Islands are a kayaker's dream.
Lastly, the Georgian Bay North Channel tour, starting at Killarney, will trace the north shore of Georgian Bay, westward towards the town of Spanish.
www.adventures.ca /gasnet/1351-3.htm   (410 words)

  
 2Georgian Bay Islands for Sale :: Home
The benefits of this beautiful Georgian Bay area are too many to mention in a short note, but the most important factor is that the privacy we enjoy presently will remain basically the same in the years to follow.
This is due to strict local regulations (By-laws) to avoid the mass multiple development of larger islands that cause over-crowding as is evident in many other parts of Georgian Bay.
As quality island listings are rare in Georgian Bay, it is important to become familiar with the area so that when a new listing of interest becomes available, you will have the knowledge and opportunity to make a quick, but intelligent decision.
www.georgianbayislandsforsale.com   (303 words)

  
 Georgian Bay Ontario News Tourism Travel Information
It sank by a collision in Georgian Bay in September 1898, and was raised and rebuilt.
Stack and his wife spent the summer on a remote island in Georgian Bay and 15 years ago they decided to end their reliance on traditional hydro energy.
the Bay of Quinte on Lake Ontario and Georgian Bay on Lake...
www.georgianbayecomuseum.com /news.html   (1578 words)

  
 GPS Map of Georgian Bay Canada
North of Toronto, along the eastern shore of Georgian Bay, is what Canadians call "Cottage Country".
The shot was taken from the museum's observation tower, overlooking the town and the waters of Parry Sound.
"This Georgian Bay peninsula is a water lover's paradise for swimming and sailing, fishing and boating.
www.travelbygps.com /guides/georgian_bay/georgian_bay.php   (701 words)

  
 Motor Boating Magazine - Features - Local Knowledge - Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada
This locale was one of many we visited during an 8,000-mile cruise we completed in the course of a year, yet Georgian Bay landed at the top of our list of memorable places.
This is the largest island in the Georgian Bay Islands National Park, and like most places in the area, it's accessible only by boat.
Like much of Georgian Bay, some of the land here is private, while some is part of the National Park, so getting off to stretch our legs and walk our dog was not a problem.
motorboating.com /motorboat/features/article/0,12696,1069425,00.html   (1152 words)

  
 eBay - georgian ..., Silver, Glass items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Georgian Silver Marrow Scoop by the Batemans, 1790.
Georgian Silver Marrow Scoop by the Batemans, 1805.
Georgian Silver Marrow Scoop by the Batemans, 1802.
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 Delawana Resort: Muskoka Ontario Canada Summer Resort Vacations & Georgian Bay Conference Centre
With extreme diversity in plant and wildlife "The Thirty Thousand Islands" is a complex association of bays, inlets, sounds, islands and shoals lying along the edge of the Canadian Shield bedrock.
Delawana Family Resort and Conference Centre is located on beautiful Georgian Bay with the convenience of being close to many local attractions such as the Wye Marsh Nature Wildlife Centre and Saint Marie Among the Hurons.
If you are planning an Ontario resort vacation you won't be disappointed with the decor and cleanliness of our traditional resort with all the modern conveniences and activities that you would expect in a resort property.
www.delawana.com   (932 words)

  
 Georgian Bay Fishing Camp Kayaking Georgian Bay Ontario.
Georgian Bay Fishing Camp Kayaking Georgian Bay Ontario.
Bring you Kayak for out-trips using Georgian Bay Fishing Camp as either a base or destination for exploring the culture scenery and history of the French River Delta as well as the remarkable Bustard Islands.
With the aid of our large taxi boat we can transport you to the comfort of a private cabin and supplied with home cooked meals, while you enjoy a series of day-trips around the French River delta and Bustard Islands.
www.georgianbayfishing.com /kayaking-georgian-bay-ontario.html   (188 words)

  
 Georgian Bay Fishing Camp Ontario, Canada for trophy Walleye, Northern Pike, Musky and Small mouth Bass, On the French ...
Georgian Bay Fishing Camp Ontario, Canada for trophy Walleye, Northern Pike, Musky and Small mouth Bass, On the French River Delta.
Georgian Bay Fishing Camp for trophy Walleye, Northern Pike, Musky and Smallmouth Bass, Located on the French River Delta of Georgian Bay Ontario, Canada.
3.5 hours north of Toronto, within the 30,000 islands archipelago of a 150 x 50 mile wilderness fresh water inland sea called Georgian Bay - a natural Walleye fishery and part of Lake Huron one of the five great lakes of Canada.
www.georgianbayfishing.com   (153 words)

  
 Georgian Bay, Ontario Cottage for Rent
Backing onto Georgian Bay this cottage will provide your family the launching pad for a fun vacation in the Georgian Triangle whether you are planning a spring, summer, fall or winter getaway!
This 2 bedroom four seasons cottage is located along the shores of Georgian Bay within the Town of Meaford, Ontario, approximately 26 km.
The Georgian trail, which is great for hiking, biking and cross country skiing is easily accessible.
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 Cottages for Rent in Ontario on Georgian Bay - Sand Bay Resort Ontario cottage rental with cottage rental ontario
With cottages for rent in Ontario on beautiful Georgian Bay, Sand Bay Resort is just north of Parry Sound Ontario in the heart of the 30,000 islands resorts area.
Whether you're looking for a family cottage vacation, a fishing cabin holiday, or a nature or weekend get-away, our 1, 2, and 3 bedroom rental cottages are designed to be your home away from home at affordable cottage rental rates.
Sand Bay Resort has been family-operated Ontario cottage rental resort for more than 50 years, and we decided Georgian Bay is one of the best places to raise our family, surrounded by all the recreational pursuits that we love.
www.sandbay.on.ca   (346 words)

  
 Georgian Bay, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Township of Georgian Bay is an area municipality of the Muskoka District Municipality, in south-central Ontario, Canada.
It is located on the Severn River, where it empties into Georgian Bay.
Georgian Bay Township also contains the Wahta Mohawk Territory.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Georgian_Bay,_Ontario   (80 words)

  
 Killarney Park and Georgian Bay - Ontario's most Spectacular Canadian Wilderness
Killarney Park and the north shore of Georgian Bay is considered the most beautiful parkland in the Ontario Park system.
These beautiful formations make up most of the shoreline along Georgian Bay and the inland lakes of the Park.
In 1964, with the help of the Group of Seven, 4,000 square miles along the shoreline of Georgian Bay were preserved as a wilderness reserve.
www.killarney.com /Plan_your_trip/Killarney_park_georgian_bay/index.html   (254 words)

  
 Midland Ontario Canada Directions-Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre Midland Ontario
Midland Ontario has a hospital, a historic downtown, several banks and is known as the "Gateway to Georgian Bay and the 30,000 Islands.
The Southern Georgian Bay Chamber of Commerce is right on the waterfront, and during certain weekends provides walking tours on demand.
Georgain Bay - Ontario's Sixth Great LakeMidland Ontario is a natural safe harbour of Georgian Bay and is the gateway to the famous 30,000 Islands.
www.wyemarsh.com /about-midland-georgian-bay.html   (196 words)

  
 Georgian Bay Ontario - Information and Resources - Georgian Bay Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Start here to plan your outing to Georgian Bay.
Start here to search Georgian Bay’s specific regions for accommodations, attractions, entertainment, food and drink and more, as well as local information, and links.
This fabulous four-season playground has so much to offer - endless beaches, mountain bike and cross-country trails, Aboriginal history, geological wonders, gaming and live entertainment.
www.georgianbayonline.com   (244 words)

  
 History of people and places along Ontario's Georgian Bay
During the 17th century, the shore of Matchedash Bay marked the terminus of the historic canoe route connecting New France with Huronia.
One of Ontario's outstanding artists and teachers, Haines was born in Meaford and educated at this school.
Called to the bar of Ontario in 1893, he practiced law in that province and in Victoria, B.C., until he became a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in 1904.
www.georgianbayecomuseum.com /history.html   (3822 words)

  
 White Squall - Sea Kayak the 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay, Ontario Canada! (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
At our waterfront centre on Carling Bay Rd., north of Parry Sound you'll find one of the largest selection of sea kayaks in all of Ontario for rent and for sale, plus an amazing inventory of canoes.
Georgian Bay's stunning waterscape is now recognized as an international Biosphere Reserve.
Georgian Bay Kayak and Canoe Festival May 5 and 6, 2007 plus the return of Fred Eaglesmith and his band
www.whitesquall.com.cob-web.org:8888   (377 words)

  
 Georgian Bay, Ontario Business Opportunities: GeorgianBayDirect.info.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
GeorgianBayDirect.info is the premier local search service for Georgian Bay, Ontario, offering high quality and up-to-date information on businesses, professionals and services; from restaurants and retail, to travel and trades.
GeorgianBayDirect.info provides members of the Georgian Bay community with the information they need to make informed decisions about where to spend their time and money.
The CityDirect.info Network aspires to improve the way Georgian Bay, Ontario does business through offering an effective way for businesses and organizations to reach their audience, and a way of drawing the citizens of Georgian Bay together.
www.georgianbaydirect.info /business_opportunity.php   (439 words)

  
 Celebrating Life in Southern Georgian Bay, Ontario
Southern Georgian Bay is hopping with events and activities, and On The Bay Magazine is your one-stop information centre for upcoming cultural, artistic and entertaining events throughout the region.
Welcome to On The Bay Magazine, celebrating the spirit, culture and lifestyle of the Southern Georgian Bay region.
On The Bay is also distributed through hotels, bed and breakfasts, and private golf and ski clubs in the area.
www.onthebaymagazine.com   (229 words)

  
 Ontario Georgian Bay Rentals - Chalets for Rent   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The sunsets are spectacular from the 2nd floor deck and the main level has a 12' X 40' deck with barbecue and built-in seating areas!!!
Blueberry faces the bay and has a quaint deck for enjoyment.
There is an interlocking stone patio right on the water in front of the cottage for your pleasure.
www.1-2-c.com /Canada/ontario_georgian_bay_rentals.htm   (536 words)

  
 Collingwood, Blue Mountain, Southern Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada - mycollingwood.ca
Georgian Triangle Tourist Association and Wasaga Beach Chamber of Commerce
We provide profiles and links for the best restaurants and fine dining in the Southern Georgian Bay like The Craigleigh General Store and Restaurant in Craigleith, Marys Restaurant, Mary’s Restaurant in The Blue Mountains, Copper Blues, Kaytoo, Skool Bar & Grill and Firehall Pizza in The Village at Blue.
The home page features weather for Collingwood, Ontario Canada that is updated every 30 minutes, Snow Reports from resorts in the area and driving - the Ontario Ministry of Transportation provides road conditions.
www.mycollingwood.ca   (809 words)

  
 Southern Georgian Bay Travel: Tourism Directory & Vacation Guide for Southern Georgian Bay, Ontario (via CobWeb/3.1 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Located just 90 minutes north of Toronto, the Southern Georgian Bay region is well known for its inspirational scenery and numerous outdoor activities.
Consisting of thick woods, rolling hills, idyllic beaches and lively communities, the area stretches from Nottawasaga Bay, a thumbnail in the Georgian Bay, southeast to Lake Simcoe.
More recent culture can also be found at South Georgian Bay's theatres, art galleries and seasonal festivals, especially in the large cities of Barrie and Orillia.
www.southerngeorgianbay.worldweb.com.cob-web.org:8888   (255 words)

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