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Airport Name Gore Bay - Manitoulin
Airport Category Certified Airport
Nearest Community Gore Bay, Ontario
Province: ONTARIO
Latitude (N): 45 53 07
Longitude (W): 82 34 04
Listed in Canada Flight Supplement Yes
Airport ident. CYZE
Appears on a VFR Navigation Chart Yes
Airport Elevation 635
Magnetic Variation 9W
  Runway (Main): Runway (2): Runway (3): Runway (4):
Number: 11-29
Length: 5500
Width: 100
Surface asphalt
Night Flying Yes
Maintained Year Round Yes
Radio Communications RCO Sault Radio 126.7; ATF unicom 122.8
Telephone on the Airport Yes
Customs Airport Entry Yes
Fees on Private Aircraft
Landing $: 0.00
Terminal $: 0.00
Parking $: 6.00
Airport Fuel Tax (litre) $: 0.00
Comments About Fees:
Fuel Prices
100LL $: 1.89
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Fuel Prices with Taxes
100LL $: 2.05
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Date of Fuel Prices 2014-06-02
Fuel Price Comments
*(include Telephone Numbers)
100 LL; Jet A1; standard aviation oils; Graham Energy Tel.: 1-800-265-1732
Airport Management R.J. Colwell Tel: 705-282-2101
Airport Web Site
Airport E-mail
Other General Aviation Services on the Airport
Courtesy van available.

Twin Industries, aircraft maintenance, 705-282-8946;
Canada Customs, 705-282-2181,
May through October
Hotels/Motels with pick up at Airport
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Evergreen Resort, 705-282-2616 or 1-800-683-6994

Twilight Isle Resort, 705-282-2871 or 1-800-541-2285
Bed & Breakfasts with pick up at Airport 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Lighthouse B&B (705) 282-8052 Highly recommended by President of COPA from personal experience.

Thorborn House, 705-282-2253

Bluff Hill, 705-282-2474

Queen’s Inn, 705-282-0665, May through October
Restaurants on the airport or nearby 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
B & Js Restaurant & Ice Cream
55 Meredith St,(705) 282-0001
1 Purvis Dr, (705) 282-2869
Twin Bluffs
6 Eleanor St, (705) 282-2000
Camping Airport grounds: Yes
Washrooms Yes
Nearest COPA Flight Tel:
Other Local Aviation Associations & Telephone Numbers Hanger: 705-282-0111 - reassigned 09-2015
Robert Colwell (Airport Mgr)
Cell:705-282-7284 reassigned 03-2016
Airport 705-282-2101 as of 03-2016
Remarks Elevation 635

Both runways - LH circuits.
Local Tourism Contacts & Telephone Numbers For a complete listing of Manitoulin Island's restaurants, attractions, activities and other useful information go to Manitoulin Living (; you’re connection to the Island.
Local Activities, Sights & Events of Interest to Visitors The Gore Bay - Manitoulin Airport as a full service aviation facility is your gateway to the fascinating beauty of Manitoulin Island. Open seven days a week, it is operated by friendly, courteous staff, willing to serve your aviation needs.

Ground transportation is made easy by use of our courtesy car, taxi service, or car rental. Picnic tables are provided for airport visitors, in addition to light snacks and beverage concessions.

Visit the Gore Bay - Manitoulin Airport as a convenient service point for low priced fuel, Customs, or make it a planned meal stop on your next cross-country flight.

The airport has a published instrument approach procedure and a state-of-the-art computerized Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS). The management and staff of the Gore Bay - Manitoulin Airport will give you the best, user friendly customer service available anywhere.

Centrally located on the largest freshwater island in the world the Gore Bay - Manitoulin Airport is a stepping stone to the fascinating beauty of Manitoulin Island.

Perhaps you would like to vacation on Manitoulin where you can challenge a new golf course, experience the breathtaking scenery of the North Channel from a chartered sailboat, or catch a fish from the clear waters that surround the island or make up the many Inland Lakes.

You may wish to stay at one of the many lodges or resorts where you can explore driftwood abundant shorelines on foot or by renting a canoe or kayak. A leisurely hike through trails rich in wild flowers and thick forests will lead you to lookout points high on the escarpments that will give you a breathtaking view similar only to the one seen from your airplane. The beauty of Manitoulin awaits you.

Local activities, sights & events of interest to visitors:

Chamber of Commerce, 1-800-698-6681;

Manitoulin Island Country Club, 705-282-2282;

National Car Rental, 705-282-3217;

Taxi Service, 705-282-2344 or 1-877-848-5555
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Date Submitted On: 2016-07-20

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