Photograph by Hannah Mittelstaedt
Here’s what you need to know:
- All facilities at Centre Island and Hanlan’s Point are closed until mid-April except for public washrooms:
- Near the Ward’s beach
- The fire hall
- Centre Island
- Halan's Point Ferry Dock
- All ferries go to and from Ward’s Island only. Please plan ahead to know your return boat schedule.
- Access to water, food and shelter is very limited. The Rectory Café, which is a short walk from Ward’s Dock, is usually open 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wednesday to Sunday in the off-season (therectorycafe.com or 416-203-2152). There are no other food options on the Island.
Water is available at the public washrooms.
- It’s definitely cooler on the Island and there is no heated shelter. Dress appropriately. Gloves, Hat and multiple layers recommended.
Have a great day on the Island!
Please note: Most of facilities are closed in winter. Refer to Islands off-season information to check what's open and to plan your visit.