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Good from afar

Makes for some lovely pictures from a distance especially when the sun is setting. Haven't been up... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
Elora, Canada
you will need rubber boots

birds own this lovely property and leave droppings thickly everywhere. nice to paddle by though. a... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Collingwood, Canada
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Oct 15, 2018
“Good from afar”
Aug 6, 2018
“you will need rubber boots”
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Nottawasaga Island, Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
+1 855-445-6577
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Makes for some lovely pictures from a distance especially when the sun is setting. Haven't been up close in quite a few years but it had been deteriorating even then. I hope it gets the restoration it deserves to bring it back to it's former...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

birds own this lovely property and leave droppings thickly everywhere. nice to paddle by though. a group has plans to fix up the lighthouse and clean the island up for tourism benefits

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank alansmall
Reviewed July 11, 2018

If your from the east coast you alway see a light house that reminds you for when you grew up as a child standing there watching the lights in the morning as they dimmed from the sunlight and increase at night time. This area here...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rick H
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Pretty Lighthouse close to Collingwood with great views of the ski hills and area from the water. You'll need a boat to get there and if the wind is down you can see some old shipwrecks at the bottom.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Sandy T
Reviewed August 17, 2017

We booked our afternoon cruise through Collingwood Caharters, great tour, immaculate boat. The Captain is just a lovely young lady with a great story of becoming a Captain! Would highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank DebbiWilliams5
Reviewed June 26, 2017

This is a typical Great Lakes lighthouse. There are several like this (they were called Imperial Towers) in the region. This one can be seen from the land off in the distance or a boat tour will get you closer. If you want to see...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed December 20, 2016

the nottawasaga light house is something you cannot miss if you travel to collingwood. Its been there for more than 100 years and it is beautiful. it literally symbolize collingwood. you can go on a small cruise to go near it but I recommend to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank kinkajouzaboo
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

We kayaked out on a calm day and pulled up on the beach to walk over for a closer look at the lighthouse It's a fascinating island with lots of birdlife so watch your step . Since our visit , the preservation society has had...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank ShirleyOT
Reviewed November 9, 2016

I travelled to this island to inspect the lighthouse. It is in very poor condition having been struck by lightening in 2005. AN ambitious and devoted group are working hard and raising fund to preserve this 158 year old prominent structure. The engineers and volunteers...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank PWalkington
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We set off from the Public boat launch at Cranberry Resort in our kayaks, without skirts! It was a calm day but I got wet ,,,due to swells . You need to be experienced in big water as Georgian Bay is unpredictable; you can stay...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank ShirleyOT
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