We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Ontario, Canada
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 5 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Lake Nipissing, correction: Underated!

With Trip Advisor reviews you have to take them with a grain of salt. Some are very good, some are very inaccurate. I'm not sure if the Overated reviewer was really serious... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2014
icecoldnorth
,
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Add Photo Write a Review

5 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 4: English reviews
London
Level Contributor
108 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Nipissing is the best lake I have ever seen for swimming because it is a shallow lake that warms up faster than most and features sandy beaches most free of rocks and in many areas you can walk out 100-200 or more years before the water gets over year head. I'm originally from North Bay, which is on the North... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Chris D
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Level Contributor
89 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

With Trip Advisor reviews you have to take them with a grain of salt. Some are very good, some are very inaccurate. I'm not sure if the Overated reviewer was really serious when he described Lake Nipissing. Perhaps he hoped his review would stimulate some more reviews. Well it worked. As a former resident of North Bay (born and bred),... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank icecoldnorth
Trout Creek, Canada
Level Contributor
34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

I don't know why this lake gets such a high review. It's a bed of water, not that exciting! There is not much to see, just open water.

Helpful?
Thank Luke M
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
141 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

With the Greater Toronto Area sprawling further and further in every direction, the famous vacation spots of yesterday are becoming increasingly urbanised and overrun. Lake Nipissing is still far enough North that it is slightly inconvenient to drive there, but once you do, you can still get a sense of what the North looked like when Canada was unsettled. To... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank JPKGTA

Travelers who viewed Lake Nipissing also viewed

North Bay, Northeastern Ontario
 

Been to Lake Nipissing? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Lake Nipissing staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?