Surround yourself by stunning wilderness



The Lake of the Woods is one of the most sought after lakes in Canada for recreational enjoyment. Whether you own a motor boat or rent for the afternoon, the lake is definitely an experience you can’t miss! Kenora and Lake of the Woods is the Premier Boating Destination in North America and was featured in “Boating Life” magazine in 2002.

Built upon the pristine shores of the Lake of the Woods, Kenora offers a starting point for a variety of boating adventures – motor boats, houseboats, sailing, kayaking, canoeing. There are many knowledgeable, experienced outfitters and operators that can you assist you in planning your boating adventure to remember.

Seeing the Lake of the Woods and its 14,522 islands by boat is a unique experience enjoyed by both our citizens and visitors. Boat operators should be aware of the licences required when discovering the waters of the Lake of Woods.