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Welcome to Northwest Ontario OutDoors

Welcome to Northwest Ontario Outdoors, your ultimate destination for all things related to exploring the breathtaking wilderness of Northwest Ontario. Our website offers a wealth of resources, including detailed maps, expert advice, and exclusive content, to help you make the most of your outdoor adventures. From fishing and hunting to hiking and canoeing, we’ve got everything you need to create unforgettable memories in this stunning region.

At Northwest Ontario Outdoors, we’re committed to helping you navigate the great outdoors with confidence and ease. Our GPS-enabled SmartMaps, available for download on your smartphone, provide invaluable guidance as you explore the region’s diverse landscapes and rich cultural heritage. With our exclusive membership, you’ll gain access to even more benefits, including personalized digital maps, members-only content, and insider information on the best fishing and hunting locations. Begin your Northwest Ontario adventure today with Northwest Ontario Outdoors!

Land of Nipigon Adventure Guide Cover



Welcome to Northwest Ontario Outdoors: Your Ultimate Adventure Destination

Discover the Wonders of Northwest Ontario’s Great Outdoors

Northwest Ontario Outdoors is your go-to resource for exploring the breathtaking landscapes and thrilling adventures the region offers. Located along the North Shore of Lake Superior, Lake Nipigon, and Greenstone, Northwest Ontario is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts seeking unforgettable experiences in fishing, hunting, hiking, and canoeing. We offer a comprehensive selection of detailed topographical maps, guidebooks, and smartphone GPS-enabled maps to help you easily navigate this incredible wilderness.

Expertly Crafted Topographical and Themed Maps for Every Adventure

Our extensive collection of maps caters to all outdoor enthusiasts, whether you’re an experienced angler, a seasoned hunter, or an adventurous hiker. Our topographical maps are meticulously designed to provide accurate and up-to-date information on the region’s diverse terrain. In contrast, our themed maps focus on specific interests like fishing, hunting, and hiking trails. So no matter your passion, you’ll find the perfect map to enhance your Northwest Ontario adventure.

Custom Maps Tailored to Your Unique Needs

At Northwest Ontario Outdoors, we understand that every adventurer has unique needs and preferences. That’s why we offer custom maps designed to meet your specific requirements. Provide us with your desired area, interests, and any other pertinent details, and we’ll create a one-of-a-kind map that will make your journey through Northwest Ontario even more memorable.

Explore the Wilderness with GPS-Enabled Maps on Your Smartphone

Our cutting-edge maps are also available for download as GPS-enabled maps on your smartphone. These maps function seamlessly with the free Avenza Offline Maps app, allowing you to navigate the vast Northwest Ontario wilderness without needing a cell signal. Now, you can enjoy the great outdoors with the confidence that you’ll always find your way, even in the most remote locations.

Unleash Your Inner Adventurer in Northwest Ontario

Northwest Ontario is home to many outdoor activities, each more exhilarating than the last. Here’s a taste of what you can expect when you embark on your Northwest Ontario adventure:

  • Fishing: Reel in trophy-sized fish in the region’s pristine lakes and rivers, teeming with walleye, northern pike, and lake trout.
  • Hunting: Hone your skills as you pursue big game like moose, deer, and black bear, or aim the abundant waterfowl and upland game birds.
  • Hiking: Trek through lush forests, over rugged terrain, and along stunning coastal trails as you explore Northwest Ontario’s vast wilderness.
  • Canoeing: Paddle through serene waters and navigate challenging rapids as you traverse the region’s lakes, rivers, and portages network.

Embark on Your Northwest Ontario Adventure Today

At Northwest Ontario Outdoors, we’re committed to helping you make the most of your time in this spectacular region. With our expertly designed maps, custom options, and smartphone GPS capabilities, you’ll be well-equipped to explore Northwest Ontario’s great outdoors. So, what are you waiting for? Start planning your unforgettable adventure today!

Updated Mushroom Guide for 2021

Updated Mushroom Guide for 2021

Updated 2021 Mushroom Pickers Guidebook now available to members Call: (807) 889-0707Email: ghart@nwoutdoors.caVisit: 21 second street, Nipigon Ontario  Maps, Information, Hiking, Fishing and More   Updated version includes additional identification pages and...

New Map – Lake Nipigon

New Map – Lake Nipigon

New GPS enabled Smartphone Map: Lake Nipigon Fishing Map is now available to site members Call: (807) 889-0707Email: ghart@nwoutdoors.caVisit: 21 second street, Nipigon Ontario  Maps, Information, Hiking, Fishing and More   ​Part of the Land of Nipigon Adventure...

Northwest Ontario Outdoors provides useful and timely information about outdoors activities in Northwest Ontario. From fishing and hunting maps, locations and information, to Smartmaps GPS enabled smartphone maps to digital and online guidebooks for all the outdoors activities available in Northwest Ontario.

Designed for both digital and print viewing. Our products are all available digitally via our membership section. Printed versions are available locally in select locations or ordered online.

Resource map

PDF version of local resource and amenity map for North Shore of Lake Superior

Become a site member for just $15/year

Membership has its privileges

Members are entitled to access the entire map and resource library as many times as they like. They also receive special members only resources and deals from outdoors related business partners. Membership allows me to grow the site and thereby benefits the members more and more.

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