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Beautiful Big Bay



Big Bay General Store


Drop by for some homemade ice cream or a delicious slice of pizza - or a whole pizza to take home for everyone there. Check for Kelly's winter hours.


Big Bay Library


Next to the Big Bay General Store, this little library offers free books - take a book or leave one for the next reader.

Big Bay Dock


Sit on the dock and enjoy your ice cream. Join the kids and jump off the dock! Join the Canada Day celebration on July 1st, Covid-19 permitting




MaiTribe Studio Gallery


Visit Maija to browse her beautiful textiles made with cotton, silk, linen, and upcycled fabrics and dyed using natural dyes.


Forsyth Farms 


Drop by Forsyth Farms and pick up farm raised lamb, pork and beef, delicious meat and fruit pies, eggs and other goodies.


Stone Skipping


The best stone skipping in Canada in any season. Come by and give it a try!


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Skinner's Bluff


Take the short walk along the Bruce Trail to Skinner's Bluff. It offers an amazing view out over Big Bay.

Vegan Sandwich

Picnic with a View


Enjoy lake-side picnicking at the Big Bay beach, Centennial Park or Cedar Hill Park. Lunch with a splendid view at the Kemble Women's Institute Lookout.


Fossil Hunting

Before you go for a swim take a wander along the beach and look for fossils.



By boat


Check out the current weather and water conditions with the Griffith Island Club's webcam at the dock. The dock underwent repairs in 2018.

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Sit awhile


Take your photo in Big Bay's famous red chairs. The view is spectacular. Our chairs join other red chairs all across Canada!


Even in the winter!


The bay used to freeze out beyond the horizon, but now in winter you might find waves splashing over the dock and some stunning ice features instead.

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