Highway Point & Features
||Junction Hwy 599, N to Silver Dollar (69 km) (Ignace)
|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..
||Rand St (S) into Ignace (Ignace)
|Township of Ignace..|
Agimak Lake, just southwest of town, with marina...
||Humphrey Rd (E) Davey Lake Rd (W) (Ignace)
||Lakeshore Rd intersection (Ignace)
||Ignace Municipal Airport to S (Ignace)
|Ignace Municipal Airport (CZUC), single runway, 0.5 km S of highway. No scheduled carriers..|
||Mamegweiss Lake Rd exit
||Raleigh Lake Rd (S)
||small Roadside Turnout S side, view of pond
||Junction Hwy 622 (S) to Turtle River PP, Atikokan
|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..
||Roadside Turnout S side
||small Roadside Turnout S side, view of river
||Revell River crossing
||Basket Lake Rd (N)
||Highway 603 (N) to Dyment (Borup's Corners)
||Roadside turnout with restaurant, N(E) side
||Highway 72 junction, N to Dinorwic, Sioux Lookout (67 km) (Dinorwic)
|Sioux Lookout, 67 km NE of highway..|
Moosehorn Lodge, fishing, in Sioux Lookout..
Dinorwic, alongside highway..
||Hughes Creek river crossing (Wabigoon)
|Franklin's On Stone Lake, hunting & fishing cap..|
||Hill St (N) accommodation (Wabigoon)
||Thunder Creek river crossing (Wabigoon)
||Aaron Provincial Park (N) of highway
|Aaron Provincial Park, just N of highway, on Thunder Lake. Camping, watersports (sandy beach), winter sports, wildlife...|
||Bonny Bay Rd, S to Wabigoon Lake
||Roadside Turnout, N side
|viwe of Thunder Lake to the north..|
||Elm Bay Rd (S), Pass Thunder Lake to N, Wabigoon L to south
||Thunder Lake Rd (E), access to Aaron PP
||Highway 601 N (Airport Rd) (Dryden)
|Dryden Regional Airport (5 km), scheduled carrier: Bearskin Airlines, home to region's firebombers..|
||Durance Ave (N), accommodation (Dryden)
||Junction Hwy 601 (N), Colonization Ave N (S) (Dryden)
|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..
||Junction Duke Street & Hwy 594 (S) east access into downtown Dryden (Dryden)
|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..
||Pedestrian overpass, IGA groceries (Dryden)
||Truck stops on N side (Dryden)
||1st Street intersection, services, accommodation (Dryden)
|Hillcrest Motel, west side of highway..|
||Junction Cecil Ave (N) and Hwy 502 (S) all services, west access into downtown Dryden (Dryden)
|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..
||Anton Rd (W) Leach Rd (W) (Dryden)
|TCH in Dryden, south of here, is called Grand Trunk Ave, until the bend when it becomes Government Street...|
||Roadside Turnout, W side (Dryden)
||Hwy 665 Junction (Dryden)
||Keller Rd (N) (Dryden)
||Birchland Trailer & RV park (Dryden)
|Birchland Trailer & RV Park, on S side of highway (about 1 km past curve for westbound travellers)..|
||Wabigoon River crossing (Dryden)
|Wabigoon River, flowing north through Dryden out of Wabigoon Lake..|
||Larimer Rd (N), Adams Rd (S), Services at intersection.
||Junction Hwy 605 (Stevenson Rd), S to community of Oxdrift, services
|Oxdrift, 2.5 km SW of highway..|
Oxdrift settlement, both sides of highway..
||Minnitaki Rd, S to community of Minnitaki
|Minnitaki, settlement on both sides of highway no services...|
||Junction Highway 594N
||Junction Highway 594 (S) to Town of Eagle River, Eagle Lake Indian Reserve 27 (Eagle River)
|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..
||Crossing Eagle River
|crossing Eagle River, flowing south to Eagle Lake, 10 km to SE..|
||Passing Gravel pits on both sides of highway
||Waldhog Rd (N), S to Gunne
||Roadside Turnout with viewpoint on south side (Vermillion Bay)
|Roadside Turnout with viewpoint of Eagle Lake, on S (eastbound) side..|
||Highway 105 (N) to Red Lake (Vermillion Bay)
|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..
||Tower Rd (N), view south to Eagle Lake (Vermillion Bay)
||Armstrong St (S), to Vermillion Bay, and Highway 647 (N) to Blue Lake PP (Vermillion Bay)
|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...
||two lakes & charcoal plant
|By Lake to N, Nixon Lake to S, charcoal plant on N side, with road turnoff to W...|
||Road to N, Sandy Lake Motel, gas, food
||gas transmission station to S
|pumping station along the Trans-Canada Pipeline across Canada, to S of highway...|
||West Arm Rd to Eagle Lake
|Edson, 2 km S of highway, on West Arm of Eagle Lake,..|
||access to Winnange Lake PP (S)
|Winnange Lake Provincial Park, about 12 km S of highway. Rugged wilderness park with a 500 m sandy beach...|
||Gordon Lake Rd (N)
||Hawk Lake Rd crossing, S to community of Hawk Lake
|How Lake, 2 km S of highway..|
Hawk Lake Lodge, 5 star fishing lodge, to S of highway..
||Trout Lake Turnoff (N)
|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..
||Dogtooth Lake to SW of highway
|Dogtooth Lake to south of highway, roadside turn-offs on S side of highway on either sides of the lake..|
||Picnic Area on S side of highway
|Picnic Area on S side of highway, overlooking Dogtooth Lake to the south...|
||Picnic area to N
|Picnic area to N (westbound) side of highway..|
||Junction 17 & 71 S to Sioux Narrows & Fort Francis/International Falls
|Junction 17 & 71 S, Highway 71 goes south to Fort Frances / International Falls, connecting to Highway 11, east to North Bay and Toronto...|
Nester Falls, 99 km S of highway junction...
Sioux Falls, 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...
||Bigstone Bay Rd, S to Kenora Indian Reserve 388
||Highway 17A junction
|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...
||Hilly Lake to N
|Redden's Camp and Trailer Court, on Longbow Lake..|
Longbow Lake Camp & Trailer Park, just S of highway..
||Transmitter Rd to E (Kenora)
||Jones Rd (hwy 671 N to Kenora Airport). S to Kenora Indian Reserve 388 (Kenora)
|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..
||5th Street S, services (Kenora)
|Lubys Motel & Restaurant to SW of highway..|
Days Inn Kenora..
||Miikana Way & Pine Portage Rd intersection, access to shopping (Kenora)
|Comfort Inn - Kenora, on N side of highway..|
||River St (N) intersection (Kenora)
|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...
||Intersection Main St & 2nd St in downtown Kenora (Kenora)
|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..
||4th Ave S, auto services (Kenora)
|Kendall House Bed and Breakfast, just N of highway..|
Kenora Shoppers Mall, 2 blocks to N of highway...
||Highway 658 / Rupert Rd (N), Water St (S) (Kenora)
|Highway 658, shortcut north to Highway 17A bypass..|
||Bridge crossing, railway tracks to N, Generating Station (Kenora)
|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..
Highway Point & Features