Tourism Thunder Bay is the official destination marketing organization for the city of Thunder Bay and surrounding area and a division of the Thunder Bay Community Economic Development Commission.

The City of Thunder Bay has been built on the traditional lands of Fort William First Nation signatory to the Robinson Superior Treaty of 1850.

A city in the wilderness

Thunder Bay is Canada's Premier Outdoor City. Epic adventures meet culture and urban amenities in Northwest Ontario's largest city.

Found on the north shore of Lake Superior (the world's largest freshwater lake) and embraced by the Nor'Wester Mountain range, Thunder Bay is a vibrant community surrounded by natural wonders. The gateway to 500,000 square kilometres of Canadian wilderness with over 150,000 lakes and rivers, Thunder Bay and Northwest Ontario are the ultimate adventure playground.

Find us by road...

Thunder Bay is a major stop on the Lake Superior Circle Tour and the Ride Lake Superior Motorcycle Tour and on any Cross-Canada journey and is easily accessible from the Trans-Canada highway and Highway 61 (I-35 and MN 61 from the U.S.).

...or by air.

The Thunder Bay International Airport is consistently one of the top five busiest airports in Ontario and has daily, direct flights to regional destinations, Winnipeg and Toronto (and all points beyond) with service from all of Canada's major airlines.


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