Big Tub Lighthouse, Tobermory

4.3
#1 of 11 in Historic Sites in Bruce County
Visit the picturesque and still active, wooden Big Tub Lighthouse. Established in 1885, the lighthouse has long served seafarers sailing in these often-treacherous waters. Set on a stunning bay of clear waters, with splendid rock formations, the lighthouse provides a backdrop for refreshing swims--if you don't mind the cold seawater.. Consider bringing along a picnic to enjoy in this location and certainly bring your camera with you to capture this photogenic area. For Big Tub Lighthouse and beyond, use our Tobermory online itinerary planner to get the most from your Tobermory vacation.
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  • Always like being around lighthouses along Georgian Bay Area. Was our first time around Tobermory for afew days  more »
  • It's so good. People can be found swimming, doing scuba, diving. The water is clean, transparent and Crystal clear. You can park your car near at $3 / hr.  more »
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  • Picturesque lighthouse in Tobermory. Beautiful scenery. Easily accessible - SUPER busy in the summer. Paid parking, but you don't have to pay if you don't feel like it. Nothing will happen. Beach access.
  • Love the history behind it. An overall beautiful area worth a visit.
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