Alert: The DayTripper boat transportation service transporting visitors resumes limited operations on August 4, 2021.
Georgian Bay Islands National Park is located 2 hours north of Toronto. The park is composed of 63 islands and is accessible by boat only. Whether you own a boat, a kayak, take the DayTripper or a water taxi, adventures in the park await you!
Park/DayTripper launch point:
2611 Honey Harbour road, Honey Harbour, ON P0E 1E0
Day visitors taking the DayTripper
The park's day visitor shuttle service, the DayTripper, leaves from the park dock in Honey Harbour located off Honey Harbour Road (Muskoka Road 5). The service is available from Victoria Day weekend in May to Thanksgiving in October. Reservations are required and can be made online or by calling the Parks Canada Reservation Service.
Accommodation guests taking the DayTripper
Access to the park is by boat only. The park does not provide vessel transportation to frontcountry (Cedar Spring Campground) or backcountry campers. Please contact a licenced private water taxi company from the list below to book your vessel transportation when you reserve your campsite.
|Company name||Telephone number||Website|
|Georgian Bay Islands Water Taxi||705-529-6141||www.georgianbayislandswatertaxi.com|
|Georgian Coastal Water Taxi||905-767-3708||www.georgiancoastalwatertaxi.com|
|Honey Harbour Boat Club||705-756-2411||www.hhbc.ca|
|Harbour Water Taxi||705-528-2539||www.harbourwatertaxi.ca|
Visitors taking their own Boat
Georgian Bay Islands National Park is a popular destination for boaters interested in overnight docking, camping or for day use of the park. Boaters should refer to nautical chart #2202 to plan their route to the park. Docking is available at several locations on Beausoleil Island, as well as limited docking on Bone Island. The park does not offer boat launching facilities; however the private marinas in Honey Harbour and area offer such facilities and services.