The Georgian bay coastal route

Bruce Peninsula, Georgian Bay

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DISTANCE: 1400 km loop

  1. Depart from Toronto on Hwy 410.
  2. Turn onto Hwy 10 to Owen Sound.
  3. Take Hwy 6 up the Bruce Peninsula to Tobermory.
  4. Board the Chi-Chimaun Ferry from Tobermory to South Baymouth, Manitoulin Island (2 hr crossing of Georgian Bay).
  5. Take time to explore Manitoulin Island (detailed route itinerary available here).
  6. Hwy 6 off the island joining up with Hwy 17 to Sudbury.
  7. Back down Hwy 69, turning onto Hwy 400 back to Toronto.

Drive Distances

Toronto to Manitoulin Island
6 h 38 min / 364 km

Chi-Cheemaun Ferry crossing:
2 h crossing of Georgian Bay from Tobermory to South Baymouth, Manitoulin Island.

Manitoulin Island to Sudbury
3 h 30 min / 185 km

Sudbury to Toronto
4 h 15 min / 400 km

Detailed route itinerary

For a detailed route itinerary, please click here.