Fathom Five National Marine Park

Fathom Five National Marine Park

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VISIT Fathom Five National Marine Park:

Park Details

Fathom Five National Marine Park was established in .

Address 120 Chi sin tib dek Rd, Tobermory, ON, N0H 2R0
Phone519-596-2233
HoursDaily May 6 to September 5, 9 am to 5 pm
Entrance FeeFree to $9, depending on age
Learn MoreOfficial Website

When to Visit: Weather vs. Peak Visitation

We crunched 30 years of historical weather and/or park service data to find the best months to visit Fathom Five National Marine Park. We looked for the optimal temperatures, the least amount of snow and rain, and stayed away from peak visitation months if we could help it. All this data then helped us paint a picture as to what the absolute best time to visit Fathom Five National Marine Park is.

Our data shows the best months to visit Fathom Five National Marine Park are July, August, May & June.

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Park Visitsdata unavailable
Precipitation534059826962565365726853
Avg Temp262735506372767668544131
Max Temp393952677783868681715643
Avg Temp121320324351575751403019
Min Temp-11-10-61729384544332614-6
Temperature values in °F; Precipitation in Inches

Fathom Five National Marine Park Road Trips

Many family vacations consist of stringing one or more national parks together during a week-long trip. Creating these types of trips is our specialty! Here are the road trips we've created where Fathom Five National Marine Park is visited.

Trip NameTrip MilesTrip Days
Niagara Falls, Bruce Peninsula to Point Pelee5879

Other Nearby National Park Sites

From national monuments, to historic sites to seashores and more, here are the other parks closest to Fathom Five National Marine Park.

NameDistance
Georgian Bay Islands National Park146 km
Rouge National Urban Park242 km
Point Pelee National Park309 km
Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site343 km
River Raisin National Battlefield Park396 km
James A. Garfield National Historic Site400 km

Nearest Ski Resorts

For those of you who are the diehard outdoors type, visiting a national park on a ski trip can be quite the adventure. Here are the ski resorts within 100 miles of Fathom Five National Marine Park:

NameLocationSummitDifficulty ScoreDistance
Boogie Mountain, ON853 ft6%110 km
Blue MountainThe Blue Mountains, ON1,482 ft45%135 km
Lively Ski HillLively, ON1,017 ft30%136 km
Mount Dufour Ski AreaElliot Lake, ON1,345 ft35%147 km
Adanac Ski HillSudbury, ON1,115 ft13%149 km

Nearest Airports

When visiting a National park, many people are faced with either a very long drive across country, or a much shorter flight. For those of you looking to fly into Fathom Five National Marine Park, we've listed the closest airports in the area.

Large Airports

A large airport has scheduled major airline service with millions of passengers per year. This type of airport always accepts international flights. Here are the closest large airports to Fathom Five National Marine Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
Lester B. Pearson International AirportYYZToronto, ON238 km
Buffalo Niagara International AirportBUFBuffalo, NY347 km
Detroit Metropolitan AirportDTWDetroit, MI365 km
Cleveland Hopkins International AirportCLECleveland, OH428 km
Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International AirportYOWOttawa, ON468 km
Syracuse Hancock International AirportSYRSyracuse, NY502 km
Pittsburgh International AirportPITPittsburgh, PA542 km
Medium Airports

A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airports to Fathom Five National Marine Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
Alpena County Regional AirportAPNAlpena, MI151 km
Sudbury AirportYSBSudbury, ON166 km
North Bay Jack Garland AirportYYBNorth Bay, ON212 km
Waterloo AirportYKFKitchener, ON224 km
Chippewa County International AirportCIUSault Ste Marie, MI245 km
Pellston Regional Airport of Emmet County AirportPLNPellston, MI247 km
London AirportYXULondon, ON250 km

Credits: Campground data provided by USCampgrounds.info. Map shapes from CartographyVectors. Weather data from NOAA. Airport data from OurAirports.com. Images from Unsplash, Flickr and Parks&Trips. All data has also been updated and augmented by Parks&Trips.