Welcome to Assiginack!

Visit Eastern Manitoulin Island

While touring Manitoulin Island, make your way through the Township of Assiginack’s relaxed, rural landscape. Nestled on the shores of Lake Huron, the area boasts a top-notch marina with a long, sandy beach, accessible inland lakes, picturesque parks, and nighttime stargazing beyond compare.

GO – Visit the Assiginack Museum and discover artifacts of early Island life as you stroll through a pioneer home, blacksmith shop, schoolhouse, and a barn.

DO – Take a nature walk in McLean’s Park with year-round access and four trails to hike, bike, ski, and snowshoe.

SEE – Take a moment to enjoy the coastal view of Lake Huron – the second largest of North America’s five Great Lakes.

SNAP – Docked at Bay Street Marina in Manitowaning, the S.S. Norisle was the first passenger steam ship built in Canada after World War II.

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