The ideal spot for outdoor family recreation, sport fishing and relaxation!  Rustic recreation with a miner's our colorful mining history and experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the land!  Call for reservations (705) 679-5946 or Email us today!  Make your vacation a memorable'll find yourself wanting to come back again and again!  You're always part of our family at Portage Bay Lodge on the beautiful Montreal River in northern Ontario!



Daily, Weekly, and 3 Day Weekend Rates

 9 Super-Clean
Cabins / Cottages

Trailer Sites w Electric Hookup

Tent Sites

Boat & Motor Rentals

Camp Store-Ice, Bait, Gas, Souvenirs, Firewood, Soft Drinks, Snack Food, Water, Etc.

Pets on Leash Welcome!

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Portage Bay Lodge Is Situated Along The Beautiful Montreal River

In Northern Ontario, CA


Cabins & General Information

Portage Bay Lodge offers 9 super-clean units.  Most are rustic log cabins which are spread out through a lovely hillside of pine, spruce, poplar and white birch trees.

  9 Clean and well-kempt housekeeping cabins.
  Pay showers, bring your own towels.

◄Cabin #1  Rates

We offer a choice of 1, 2, or 3 bedroom cottages with electricity, a wood cook stove, refrigerator, dishes and cooking utensils.  We supply the bedding but no towels.

  Boats & Motor rentals

◄Cabin #2  Rates

Some of our cabins are situated on a hill next to the portage and marina.  You can look out over the beautiful water of the Montreal River from our newly renovated cabins!  These are rustic cabins with limited amenities, so be prepared to get back to the basics!

  Boat launching & docking

◄Cabin #3  Rates

We offer both seasonal and overnight trailer and tent sites both serviced with and/or without electricity.

  Free firewood for cabins and purchasable firewood for camp sites
  Laundromat: In Cobalt (10min)

◄Cabin #4  Rates                             Inside Cabin #4►

The camp sites are located away from the cottage area for complete privacy for both areas.

  Check-In: 2PM (please contact us for availability for early arrival)
  Check-Out: 10AM (contact our staff for availability for late check-out)

◄Cabin #5  Rates

Cottages have their own outdoor backhouses.  For your convenience and comfort of our customers, there are central pay showers.

  Cottage rentals during peak season is Saturday to Saturday

◄Cabin #6  Rates

  Convenience Store: Located on camp property
  Cell Phone Service: Signal strength varies but works
  Sandy beach with dock and raft for swimming

◄Cabin-Cottage #8  Rates

  20 trailer sites with 15 amp service
  Tent sites with service and without
  Pets: Are welcome (must be on leash)

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◄Cabins #9 & #10  Rates               Inside Cabin #9►

  Main Lodge with New Outside Deck and Lounge Area!
  Satellite TV, general store & games
  Inside lodge games: TV, cards, cribbage, movie night and bingo
  Outside games: Volleyball, Frisbee, swings, horseshoes

The Main Lodge - Here the lodge functions as the main office where you can get supplies, snacks, bottled water, soft drinks, sunscreen, ice, bait, tackle, souvenirs, get/chop firewood for your camp or cabin, gas and oil.

Have get-acquainted barbeques and fish fries, play cards, darts, board games, watch sports and movies whenever you want! 
The Main Lodge has upstairs lodging with the comforts of electricity and running water.  Pending upgrades to the nation's wireless telephone system, weak data services are available at Portage Bay.  So you can truly turn off the phone and really get away from it all!  Land-line phone available at the main lodge for emergencies.  Stronger, wireless telephone/data network is available close to Trans-Canada Highway 11.
The downstairs of the main lodge is open 24/7 during our high season.

The Main Lodge is our central meeting place to swap stories, enjoy a game of cribbage or just plain, old relaxing.  Sunday is our get-together barbecue.  Monday is Euchre, Wednesday is Movie night and Thursday is Bingo time.

Donít forget to join us in the morning for your hot coffee and muffin in our coffee shop area!

Join friends, family and guests at the TV and Lounge area located on the lower level along with public Kitchen and Supply Store!  Bring your own movies to share with everyone on the Lounge's DVD player! 

When you and your guests arrive, register your stay at Portage Bay Lodge!

Other Services Outside of the Camp:

  Restaurants & Bars: Many in all local towns
  Banks: All major Canadian banks in local towns
  Doctors & Dentists: Many available in Haileybury and New Liskeard
  Hospital: New Liskeard (20min)
Pharmacy: Haileybury (15min) and New Liskeard
  Churches: Cobalt, Haileybury and New Liskeard
  Shopping: There are many stores including an indoor mall in New Liskeard
  Specialty Shops: The Cobalt Book Store & Silverland in Cobalt
  Beer, Wine & Liquor Store (Called LCBO's in Canada): Located in Latchford,
        Cobalt, Haileybury and New Liskeard

Service Stations: Cobalt, Haileybury and New Liskeard
  Cinema: New Liskeard


Contact Information

Write or Call Us:
Portage Bay Lodge
RR #1, Portage Bay Road
Cobalt, ON P0J 1C0
General Information: 
Customer Support:  Rick & Yvette Belanger (705) 679-5444
Albert & Carol Chitaroni  (owners) (705) 679-5946
Summer Lodge Phone:  (705) 679-5290


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