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Food & Drink


Buoys Eatery: 1 Purvis Dr., Gore Bay, ON, P0P 1H0 


Split Rail Brewing: 31 Water St., Gore Bay, ON, P0P 1H0 


Almaz's Health Food Store 6 Eleanor St. Gore Bay, ON P0P 1H0 


Main Street Cafe 1428 Lakeshore Dr., Kakawong, ON P0P 1J0


Manitoulin Chocolate Works: 160 Main St., Kagawong, ON P0P 1H0 


Boo-Bah-Loo Candy Corner: 67 Main St., Kagawong, ON P0P 1H0 


Purvis Fish & Chips                 20 Water St., Gore Bay


Manitoulin Golf                          25 Golf Course Rd. Gore Bay  705 282 2282


Finnia Chocolate                     31 Water St.  Gore Bay


Campbell's Drive In                 Hwy 540 Gore Bay         705 282 2185 (take out)


GG's Diner                              Evansville (15 minute drive)





Things To Do


Cup & Saucer Trail: located roughly 15-20 minutes from Gore Bay, this is one of the most popular hiking trails in Ontario as it leads to panoramic views from Manitoulin's highest elevation.  

Bridal Veil Falls: located in Kagawong, close to Ultimately Chocolate and Boo-Bah-Lou Candy Store, this is a site to see and you will not be disappointed with the hiking trails. Take a dip and see for yourself.  

Misery Bay Provincial Park: beautiful vistas, great hikes, and only 40mins away on the West End to explore the nature trails.  

Nimkee's Hiking Trail: Located North of Silver Water off Hwy 540, you can find a 20 km hike in a beautiful mixed forest trail that takes you to a bay in  Lake Huron. This trail is rated as moderate difficulty. For a shorter trail you can select the red trail of 4 km return and green trail at 4.5km. Before you leave you can visit the gas station and convenience store for snacks and directions. Note: The 20 km hike trail is one way, so plan accordingly. 

Whytes On Line Gallery: featured art by Jack White and Christie (Best) Person are in all the rooms at The Inn at Gore Bay as well as here at The Live Edge. 

Harbour Front Centre: Located at 15 Water Street close to Split Rail Brewery and Buoy's restaurant, is a great place to visit to appreciate local artisans and the marine Museum. Behind this building, you can find the Gore Bay public Beach. 

The Old Mill Heritage Centre & Edward Studio Located at 15 Old Mill Rd at Kagawong's Water Front, the Heritage Centre takes you back into  Kagawong's history. When you are done, you just need to go up the stairs to visit Edward's studios to discover a beautiful selection of local artisans wares to admire and purchase.