Driving Directions to the Municipality of Central Manitoulin

Arrival by Swing Bridge
• From the swing bridge in Little Current.
• Take Highway 540 West to M'Chigeeng (West Bay) 30km
• Turn left (South) onto Hwy 551 to Mindemoya 12km
• Turn left (East) at stop sign onto Hwy 542 (King St.) to 0.5km
• Municipal Office, it will be to your left

Arrival by Ferry
• If you arrive via the Chi-Cheemaun to South Bay Mouth on Manitoulin Island, the directions are as follows.
• Head North on Hwy 6 12km
• Turn left on Hwy 542 (West) 25.5km to Mindemoya
• The Municipal Building will be on your right-hand side

Arrival by Airport
• From Gore Bay Airport.
• Head East via Hwy 540 to M'Chigeeng (West Bay) 30km
• Turn right (South) onto Hwy 551 to Mindemoya 12km
• Turn left (East) at stop sign onto Hwy 540 (King St.) to 0.5km
• Municipal Office, it will be on your left

There are 4 other villages within the Municipality of Central Manitoulin.

Providence Bay
Head West on Hwy 551/542 for 10km
Turn left (South) at stop sign onto Hwy 551 for 5km

Spring Bay
Head West on Hwy 551/542 for 10km
Turn right (North) at stop sign onto 542 for 6km

Big Lake
Head East on Hwy 542 for 10km

Sandfield
Head East on Hwy 542 for 18km

A Little About Central

The Municipality of Central Manitoulin is located in the centre of Manitoulin Island with an abundance of lakes, rivers, and beaches. The Municipality includes the villages and hamlets of Mindemoya, Providence Bay, Spring Bay, Sandfield and Big Lake. We offer diverse attractions and unique landmarks such as our sandy beach in Providence Bay or access to Lake Manitou, the largest lake on the island. We invite you to visit our community in the "heart" of Manitoulin Island. 

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