Georgian Bay Islands National Park is expecting increased visitation this holiday weekend.

The parks Daytripper ferry service to the island is completely booked for the weekend. If you currently do not have a reservation, we recommend calling to book ahead for another date or using a private water taxi service. You may also try to book a trip on a boat cruise through Georgian Bay Islands National Park with a private tour boat company

Reservations for camping or staying in a cabin or oTENTik on Beausoleil Island can be made through the Parks Canada Reservation Service. If you are planning to camp on the island, you will need to contact a private water taxi service for transportation to the island. 

Also consider visiting other Parks Canada locations in the area with your discovery pass such as Bethune Memorial House National Historic Site in Gravenhurst or the Trent Severn Waterway starting in Port Severn. 

Cruiser Dock closed for repairs

  • High water levels and ice over the past two years have resulted in significant damage to the Cruiser Dock.
  • The Cruiser Dock is currently closed and will remain closed while an engineering inspection is undertaken to obtain more information on the condition of the dock.
  • The status of the Cruiser Dock will be updated when the results of the engineering inspection are available.