Restricted activity order: Water lots

Issued: June 22, 2020

Pursuant to Section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, the following activities are prohibited by order of the Superintendent:

  • Obstructing or impeding dock space by anchoring your vessel in the vicinity of any dock
  • Tying vessels up to trees.
  • Creating excessive noise and/or unreasonable behaviour at any time. Quiet hours are from 11:00 pm until 8:00 am.
  • Consumption or use of alcohol/cannabis between the hours of 11:00 pm until 8:00 am.
  • Possessing fireworks.
  • Operating or possessing a drone within Georgian Bay Islands National Park or managed water lots.


  • All water lots managed by Georgian Bay Islands National Park.

To promote a quality visitor experience. 

Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act and other applicable Provincial/ Federal legislation. Failure to comply may result in immediate eviction from Parks Canada property.

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Until further notice