Houses for Sale in Dawson Township, West Manitoulin
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About Dawson Township, Ontario
Dawson Township is a beautiful rural township that is located on the most western part of Manitoulin Island called the Unorganized West Manitoulin District. Meldrum Bay is the one and only community located in Dawson Township and has a population of approximately 160 (2011). Meldrum Bay was named after a town in Scotland and was settled in the 1870s. From there it grew into a popular North Channel centre for commercial fishing and lumbering. Today, one of the main employers in the area is Lafarge Canada, a dolomite quarry. Meldrum Bay is located about one hour west of Gore Bay via Highway 540.
Places To Visit
Young Lake Bird Sanctuary
Net Shed Museum
Meldrum Bay Inn & Restaurant
White Sea Resort
Parks & Recreation
Meldrum Bay Marina
Meldrum Bay Marina and Campground
Mississagi Lighthouse and Campground
If you are looking for an authentically rural lifestyle, whether it’s all-year-round or just for the summer then Meldrum Bay in Dawson Township is perfect for you. This quaint community has lots to offer its residents. If you are looking for your own piece of paradise, call Bousquet Realty today to get started! We can help you find the perfect home, cottage or waterfront property for you and your family.