Located in the District of Nipissing just 25 minutes south of Temagami (35 minutes north of North Bay) along picturesque highway 11, Marten River is a tiny hamlet community surrounded by old-growth forests and pristine waters. With easy access from Ontario’s major centres, Quebec and the USA, the area hosts many thousands of tourists and outdoor enthusiasts year-round who enjoy our natural wilderness setting and genuine hospitality.
Young and old alike rediscover nature and adventure in abundance; hiking through our majestic forests and nature preserves, fishing our crystal-clean lakes, rivers and streams for Lake Trout, Walleye (Pickerel), Smallmouth Bass, Pike, Jumbo Perch and other species; snowmobiling on groomed O.F.S.A. trails; ATVing on hundreds of kilometers of old trails and logging roads; swimming, canoeing and boating countless lakes and water systems under our big skies; or hunting large and small game including black bear, moose, pheasant (grouse) and migratory birds.
Visitors to Marten River may choose from a wide selection of hospitality services: accommodations from camping at the Provincial Park or private campgrounds, motel and RV facilities to cottages and independent lodges catering to all service levels from basic Housekeeping to all-inclusive American Plan.
Other conveniences such as grocery items, ice, gifts, souvenirs, fishing and hunting licenses, bait, gas & propane, courier and postal services including a local LCBO outlet are readily available. Cell phone and Wi-Fi capabilities vary in the region with many facilities offering excellent service.
For anyone seeking adventure or rejuvenating solitude any season of the year, come to Marten River, Ontario and experience the natural beauty and hospitality of the North.