Located on the northern shoreline of beautiful Lake of the Woods, Kenora, Ontario is a major tourism destination. The city is alive year-round with a variety of festivals and events happening often including Harbourfest during the August Long Weekend. Enjoy concerts under the tent at the harbourfront or visit the local museum showcasing the history of the region. Take a cruise on Lake of the Woods on the MS Kenora or get your picture taken with Husky the Muskie, a 40 foot tall, 2-ton replica of a fish the lake is famous for.
Kenora is known for its waterfront beauty and there are 5 major beaches in town. Stop in and go for a swim in the lake. Rushing River Provincial Park is only 20 minutes east of town. The City of Kenora has all your shopping needs with grocery, hardware and sporting goods retailers, service stations, auto dealers, antique and gift shops - it all here! There is a multitude of restaurants to choose and we highly recommend you stay overnight or longer at one of the Kenora hotels. There are also many resorts and campground choices in and surrounding the city.
See a float plane land along the harbourfront, take a walking tour and see the city's beautiful Heritage Murals. Kenora is a must-see destination if you're travelling through Sunset Country. Stop at the Lake of the Woods Brewing Company for a pint of local craft beer or a tour of how it's made.