10 Awesome Instagram Photos...

Seriously, just take a look at these photos and tell me you don't want to be in Ontario's Sunset Country!

End of the Day in Ontario's Sunset Country by @gordonpphoto

Gordon Pusnik has to be one of my favourite Instagrammers that takes photos of the lakes and forests in Northwest Ontario.


Backcountry Paddling by @redlakeoutfitters

Imagine canoeing through the Boreal Forest in Woodland Caribou Park in solitude. 


Solo tripping! Discovering the wilds of the Boreal Forest on your own offers a unique perspective and relationship with the land. Multi-week immersions without human contact...now that's tripping! Eat when you want to, sleep when you want to. Trusting your own instincts as you explore an ancient land. Woodland Caribou Provincial Park...solo paddling paradise! Thanks again to Mike Monaghan for his wonderful photos. @ontarioparks @paddlecanada @ontariotravel @sunset_country @discoverontario @canadian_outdoors @earthpix @awesomeglobe @folkscenery #ontariotravel #redlakeoutfitters #solo #tilley #explore #portage #boreal #borealforest #wildernessculture #landscapephotography #neverstopexploring #campvibes #bushcraft #solitude #canoeisttrade #discoverON #getoutside #canoetrip #ontarioparks #parkscanadashop #campcraft #greatoutdoors #survival #yourstodiscover #camping #canoe #wildcamping #woodsman #picoftheday #photooftheday

A photo posted by Red Lake Outfitters (@redlakeoutfitters) on

Northern Lights by @Wandak

Faint aurora over Lake of the Woods, Ontario, Canada.


Picture Perfect View From @wildernessairescapes

You can be in this boat next summer! Make it happen with Wilderness Air Escapes

Fall Sunset at Douglas Lake by @vikingisland_Canada

Glorious sunsets almost every night at Viking Island Lodge.


#fallsunset #douglaslake #nofilter #nwo #sunsetcountry

A photo posted by Viking Island (@vikingisland_canada) on

30" Walleye Caught & Released at @northcountrylodge

A quick capture on camera before being released. Catch one for yourself at North Country Lodge.


Way to go Lu! Nice 30" walleye, live released and she went right back out and caught a 27", not a bad couple of hours!

A photo posted by North Country Lodge (@northcountrylodge) on


Northern Lights Over Lake of the Woods in August by @gordonwiltsie

Gordon Wiltsie who is a photojournalist for National Geographic, Life, Geo & many others captured this magnificent photo of the northern lights over Lake of the Woods.


Reflection on a Calm Day in Ontario's Sunset Country by @sunset_Country

This typical Sunset Country scene captured in this photo could really be any lake in Northwest Ontario


Reflections... #visitsunsetcountry #sunset_country #sunsetcountry #canada #lakes #reflections #nature #sky #bluesky

A photo posted by Ontario's Sunset Country (@sunset_country) on

Enjoying Summer Weather at @dogtoothlakeresort_kenora

Jump in off the swimming dock and cool down. Go for a paddle in a kayak or SUP. Enjoy the summer at Dogtooth Lake Resort!

Enjoying a Campfire at Night by @Alftown

Just one of the many beautiful photos taken by Alan Poelman. Follow him for more great photos of the lakes, wildlife, northern lights and more in Northwest Ontario. 


Build em' up, and burn em' down... Nothing better than a campfire by the lake on a pristine summer night.

A photo posted by Alan Poelman (@alftown) on

Have I wet your appetite? Plan a vacation to Ontario's Sunset Country, you certainly won't regret it. Start by ordering your free Ontario's Sunset Country Vacation Guide & Map now to help plan your trip. 

About Erin Rody

I grew up on Black Sturgeon Lake in Northwestern Ontario. I am a staff writer for the Sunset Country Travel Association. Through my articles I hope to entice you to visit the wonderful region I call home. We are all about outdoor adventure; with 70,000 lakes and rivers and a whole lot of forests how can we not be? Whether you like to fish, hunt, canoe, kayak, boat or go camping, Sunset Country has something for you. Enjoy!

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