About Us


When travelers discover beautiful Port Loring area on the northern tip of Ontario’s cottage country, they tend to want to keep the directions to this vacation haven all to themselves.

We are also referred to as the Argyle area, consisting of the Communities of Lost Channel, Loring, Port Loring, Arnstein, Golden Valley, Bear Valley and Commanda.

That’s because, far from life’s everyday distractions but not out of reach, this unique spot in the Canadian wilderness leaves everyone who visits feeling relaxed, rested and rejuvenated – just as nature intended.

With two provincial parks ( Resoule and Grundy ) hundreds of kilometres of waterways (including the iconic Pickerel River system), with outdoor pursuits from boating and fishing to hiking and paddling, and with a range of accommodations from traditional cottages to pitching a tent on Crown land, Port Loring area has something for everyone wanting an unforgettable escape from the daily norm.

Come and experience for yourself why this place – rich in character and natural beauty – will charm the socks (or work boots…or business suit…) right off you, all year round.

Getting Here

Found, south of Ontario’s Lake Nipissing, and between Georgian Bay to the west and Trout Creek to the east, Port Loring is located by traveling across Provincial Highway 522 (which connects Highways 69 and Highway 11). Not far from North Bay, and a morning’s or afternoon’s drive from Toronto.

International Travelers

By Air: For information on traveling to Port Loring by air, please visit the websites of Greater Sudbury Airport, Georgian Bay Airways, Muskoka Airport and the Parry Sound Area Municipal Airport.
By Car: Google Maps Directions to Port Loring