|KM ||Highway Point & Features||Elev.|
|0||Junction Hwy 599, N to Silver Dollar (69 km) (Ignace) ||466|
Sandbar Lake Provincial Park, camping, fishing, water sports (fine sandy beach), wildlife.
Silver Dollar, 69 km to NE of highway.
Silver Dollar Inn and Campground, camping, hunting, fishing, gas station & general store, restaurant.
|1||Rand St (S) into Ignace (Ignace) ||454.8|
Township of Ignace.
Agimak Lake, just southwest of town, with marina.
|2||Humphrey Rd (E) Davey Lake Rd (W) (Ignace) ||453.8|
|3||Lakeshore Rd intersection (Ignace) ||452.6|
|7||Ignace Municipal Airport to S (Ignace) ||439.5|
|Ignace Municipal Airport (CZUC), single runway, 0.5 km S of highway. No scheduled carriers..|
|14||Mamegweiss Lake Rd exit||428.9|
|25||Raleigh Lake Rd (S)||445.3|
|35||small Roadside Turnout S side, view of pond||429.8|
|35||Junction Hwy 622 (S) to Turtle River PP, Atikokan||438.9|
Township of Atikokan, 132 km S of highway (toward Highway 11).
Turtle River Provincial Park, wilderness park (no facilities), with glacial moraines and Indian pictographs. 49 km S of highway.
|35||Roadside Turnout S side||432.5|
|40||small Roadside Turnout S side, view of river||424.3|
|40||Revell River crossing||421.8|
|50||Basket Lake Rd (N)||399.9|
|58||Highway 603 (N) to Dyment (Borup’s Corners) ||380.4|
|70||Roadside turnout with restaurant, N(E) side||388.6|
|79||Highway 72 junction, N to Dinorwic, Sioux Lookout (67 km) (Dinorwic) ||368.8|
Sioux Lookout, 67 km NE of highway.
Moosehorn Lodge, fishing, in Sioux Lookout.
Dinorwic, alongside highway.
|88||Hughes Creek river crossing (Wabigoon) ||367.6|
Franklin’s On Stone Lake, hunting & fishing cap..
|88||Hill St (N) accommodation (Wabigoon) ||375.5|
|93||Thunder Creek river crossing (Wabigoon) ||375.8|
|93.5||Aaron Provincial Park (N) of highway||381.6|
Aaron Provincial Park, just N of highway, on Thunder Lake. Camping, watersports (sandy beach), winter sports, wildlife.
|94||Bonny Bay Rd, S to Wabigoon Lake||385.3|
|94||Roadside Turnout, N side||389.8|
|view of Thunder Lake to the north.|
|96||Elm Bay Rd (S), Pass Thunder Lake to N, Wabigoon L to south||388.9|
|98||Thunder Lake Rd (E), access to Aaron PP||381.6|
|102||Highway 601 N (Airport Rd) (Dryden) ||381.9|
Dryden Regional Airport (5 km), scheduled carrier: Bearskin Airlines, home to region’s firebombers.
|106.5||Durance Ave (N), accommodation (Dryden) ||372.2|
|107||Junction Hwy 601 (N), Colonization Ave N (S) (Dryden) ||371.2|
|TCH in Dryden, west of here, is Government Street until the bend, when it becomes Grand Trunk Ave.|
Timberland Motel on S (eastbound) side of highway, 0.4 km W of intersection.
Patricia Inn, on NE side of intersection.
Comfort Inn – Dryden, on SE side of intersection.
Holiday Inn Express – Dryden, on NE side of intersection.
|107||Junction Duke Street & Hwy 594 (S) east access into downtown Dryden (Dryden) ||370.9|
Dryden Regional Hospital, 58 Goodall Street, via Van Horne Ave, 3 km SW of highway.
Dryden District Museum, S of highway, via Van Horne Ave.
downtown Dryden, along Duke St.
|108||Pedestrian overpass, IGA groceries (Dryden) ||374.3|
|108||Truck stops on N side (Dryden) ||374.6|
|109||1st Street intersection, services, accommodation (Dryden) ||370.3|
|Hillcrest Motel, west side of highway.|
|109||Junction Cecil Ave (N) and Hwy 502 (S) all services, west access into downtown Dryden (Dryden) ||363.3|
|gas station on south (eastbound) side of highway: 7-Eleven and Mohawk.|
Central Hotel, on King St, via 502, 0.5 km SE of highway.
Kowality Motor Inn, on Earl Ave, via 502, 0.5 km SE of highway.
Best Western Motor Inn – Dryden, just east of intersection.
Downtown Dryden, along Duke Street..
|110||Anton Rd (W) Leach Rd (W) (Dryden) ||365.5|
|TCH in Dryden, south of here, is called Grand Trunk Ave, until the bend when it becomes Government Street…|
|110||Roadside Turnout, W side (Dryden) ||363.6|
|112||Hwy 665 Junction (Dryden ) ||65.2|
|113||Keller Rd (N) (Dryden) ||366.4|
|113||Birchland Trailer & RV park (Dryden) ||372.2|
|Birchland Trailer & RV Park, on S side of highway (about 1 km past curve for westbound travellers)..|
|115||Wabigoon River crossing (Dryden) ||359.7|
|Wabigoon River, flowing north through Dryden out of Wabigoon Lake.|
|121.5||Larimer Rd (N), Adams Rd (S), Services at intersection.||362.4|
|123||Junction Hwy 605 (Stevenson Rd), S to community of Oxdrift, services||360.6|
|Oxdrift, 2.5 km SW of highway.|
Oxdrift settlement, both sides of highway.
|129||Minnitaki Rd, S to community of Minnitaki||359.1|
|Minnitaki, settlement on both sides of highway no services.|
|134||Junction Highway 594N||360.9|
|136||Junction Highway 594 (S) to Town of Eagle River, Eagle Lake Indian Reserve 27 (Eagle River) ||356|
|Town of Eagle River, 3 km SW of highway.|
Eagle Lake Indian Reserve 27, Eagle Lake First Nation, 10 km SE of highway.
Bimose Tribal Council of First Nations.
|138||Crossing Eagle River||346.3|
|crossing Eagle River, flowing south to Eagle Lake, 10 km to SE.|
|143||Passing Gravel pits on both sides of highway||390.4|
|144||Waldhog Rd (N), S to Gunne||393.8|
|150||Roadside Turnout with viewpoint on south side (Vermillion Bay) ||375.2|
|Roadside Turnout with viewpoint of Eagle Lake, on S (eastbound) side.|
|150.2||Highway 105 (N) to Red Lake (Vermillion Bay) ||391.7|
|Esso Truckstop to S (eastbound) at highway junction.|
several motels at highway junction.
Town of Red Lake, 176 km to NW of highway.
Township of Ear Falls, on Lac Seul, 100 km N of highway.
Red Lake photos.
|151||Tower Rd (N), view south to Eagle Lake (Vermillion Bay) ||389.8|
|152||Armstrong St (S), to Vermillion Bay, and Highway 647 (N) to Blue Lake PP (Vermillion Bay) ||390.8|
Blue Lake Provincial Park, 16 km NW of highway. Camping, wildlife, watersports, open year-round.
town of Vermillion Bay, just to S of highway, on scenic Eagle Lake.
Vermillion Bay Airport (small planes), about 5 km NW of highway.
|155.5||two lakes & charcoal plant||385|
|By Lake to N, Nixon Lake to S, charcoal plant on N side, with road turnoff to W.|
|156||Road to N, Sandy Lake Motel, gas, food||405.1|
|158.1||gas transmission station to S||378|
|pumping station along the Trans-Canada Pipeline across Canada, to S of highway.|
|163||West Arm Rd to Eagle Lake||368.5|
|Edson, 2 km S of highway, on West Arm of Eagle Lake.|
|181.4||access to Winnange Lake PP (S)||423.4|
Winnange Lake Provincial Park, about 12 km S of highway. Rugged wilderness park with a 500 m sandy beach.
|184||Gordon Lake Rd (N)||436.8|
|201||Hawk Lake Rd crossing, S to community of Hawk Lake||415.4|
|How Lake, 2 km S of highway.|
Hawk Lake Lodge, 5 star fishing lodge, to S of highway.
|215.4||Trout Lake Turnoff (N)||398.4|
|Trout Lake (one of 7 in Ontario!) to NE of highway. Visible N of highway for next 5 km to East.|
Old Highway 17 winds on both sides of highway.
|218.7||Dogtooth Lake to SW of highway||352|
|Dogtooth Lake to south of highway, roadside turn-offs on S side of highway on either sides of the lake..|
|219.2||Picnic Area on S side of highway||361.5|
|Picnic Area on S side of highway, overlooking Dogtooth Lake to the south…|
|221.8||Picnic area to N||358.1|
|Picnic area to N (westbound) side of highway..|
|224||Junction 17 & 71 S to Sioux Narrows & Fort Frances/International Falls||331.6|
|Junction 17 & 71 S, Highway 71 goes south to Fort Frances / International Falls, connecting to Highway 11, east to North Bay and Toronto…|
Nestor Falls, 99 km S of highway junction.
Sioux Narrows, 55 km S of highway junction.
Town of Fort Frances, Ontario & International Falls, MN (USA), 196 km SE of highway junction.
Rushing River Provincial Park, camping, water sports, wildlife viewing, open year-round.
|234||Bigstone Bay Rd, S to Kenora Indian Reserve 388||369.1|
|234||Highway 17A junction||334.1|
|Highway 17 A is the 34 km bypass road around Kenora..|
Kenora Airport, serviced by Bearskin Airways, 10 km NW of highway junction.
Weyerhauser Strand Board Mill, just south of airport, 10 km NW of highway junction.
|235||Hilly Lake to N||358.1|
Redden’s Camp and Trailer Court, on Longbow Lake.
Longbow Lake Camp & Trailer Park, just S of highway.
|242||Transmitter Rd to E (Kenora) ||334.4|
|242||Jones Rd (hwy 671 N to Kenora Airport). S to Kenora Indian Reserve 388 (Kenora) ||364.2|
|Highway 671, north to Kenora Airport, and to Grassy Narrows.|
Grassy Narrows, 77 km to N of highway.
Kenora Airport, serviced by Bearskin Airways, 5 km NE of highway junction.
Kenora Indian Reserve 388, member of Anishinabe of Wauzhushk Onigum, 77 km to N of highway.
English River Indian Reserve 21, 77 km to N of highway.
Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag First Nation Tribal Council Web site.
Bimose Tribal Council web site, for Grassy Narrows First Nation.
Grassy Narrows Lodge, fishing & hunting, 71 km N of highway.
Kenora Indian Reserve 388, member of Anishinabe of Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation, 5 km S of highway.
|243||5th Street S, services (Kenora) ||328.6|
|Lubys Motel & Restaurant to SW of highway.|
Days Inn Kenora.
|243||Miikana Way & Pine Portage Rd intersection, access to shopping (Kenora) ||331.9|
Comfort Inn – Kenora, on N side of highway.
|243||River St (N) intersection (Kenora) ||336.5|
|Kenora Inn Motel, just to NW of highway.|
District Jail to NE of intersection.
Laurenson Lake to NE of intersection.
Laurenside Motel, overlook lake, just to N of intersection.
|245||Intersection Main St & 2nd St in downtown Kenora (Kenora) ||329.5|
Best Western Lakeside Inn and Convention Centre, about 0.6 km S of highway, via 1st Street..
Kenricia Hotel, just N of intersection.
Kenora Recreation Centre, home to the Kenora Thistles hockey team, 0.6 km S of highway.
Turtle Bay Lodge, to SW of intersection.
Kenora Floatplane airbase, 2 blocks to W of intersection.
Lake of The Woods Museum, 1 block south of intersection.
|245||4th Ave S, auto services (Kenora) ||331.6|
|Kendall House Bed and Breakfast, just N of highway.|
Kenora Shoppers Mall, 2 blocks to N of highway.
|245.6||Highway 658 / Rupert Rd (N), Water St (S) (Kenora) ||323.1|
|Highway 658, shortcut north to Highway 17A bypass.|
|246||Bridge crossing, railway tracks to N, Generating Station (Kenora) ||327.1|
|Winnipeg River, draining Lake of the Woods. Kenora Powerhouse to NW of highway.|
Husky station & restaurant to NW of bridge.
Lake Of The Woods District Hospital, to the SW of the bridge.
Husky the Muskie statue in McLeod Park, to E of bridge.
|KM ||Highway Point & Features||Elev.|