Garden Island is 2 miles off the north shore of Lake Nipissing, Ontario, approximately 3h 45m from Toronto.  Accessible from Starlite Marina on the Sturgeon River, the island is a 10 minute boat ride away.

DRIVING from the South

  • Take highways 400 11 toward North Bay….
  • Go through North Bay on to highway 17 toward Sturgeon Falls
  • in Sturgeon Falls turn left on to Nipissing Street ….
  • Turn right on to Quesnel Rd….when you run out of road you have arrived!  Park at Starlite Marina


On arrival Maxim will take payment for parking ($7/day) then boat you to the bunkie and explain the accommodations and facilities.

To book your stay on the island with no catering or supplementary hosting, you can make a reservation at AirBnB without notification.

If you would like to arrange for a customised experience with meals; boating; fishing trips etc, please contact Maxim directly (well in advance of your trip) to discuss and book the range of service options; maxvbk@icloud.com

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