Plan a visit to one of Northern Ontario’s most vibrant cities, Kenora. With float planes in the harbour, a quaint downtown and close proximity to nature, Kenora serves up the ultimate mix of freshwater adventure, outdoor activities and urban fun.
Nestled on the shores of Lake of the Woods, visitors to Kenora will find great beaches, museums, craft breweries and restaurants.
Adventure-seekers will also find plenty of opportunities to fish, hunt, paddle, hike and explore the countless waterways, forests and trails that define this spectacular corner of the province.
Where is Kenora?
Kenora is located approximately 200 kilometres east of Winnipeg and 500 kilometres northwest of Thunder Bay along the Trans-Canada Highway 1 corridor. The nearest U.S. border crossing is roughly three hours south at International Falls, Minnesota.
Things to do in Kenora
Canoe Lake of the Woods
Discover Kenora’s history
Spend a day at the beach
Go for a hike
Plan your visit with these experiences and itineraries.
Points of interest
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Last updated: August 23, 2023