Big Sandy Bay Management Area is a 404-hectare day-use area on Wolfe Island has a coastal ecology that is rare in Ontario. The area has been identified as an environmentally sensitive Area of Natural and Scientific Interest. Provincially and regionally significant birds, provincially rare trees and other rare plant species flourish here. The beach/dune complex is reached via a 1.3 km walking trail through wetlands and woodlands. Visitors can commune with nature, watch birds and enjoy the beautiful secluded sand beach.
Friends of Big Sandy Bay work collaboratively to interpret, conserve and restore the natural heritage resources at Big Sandy Bay for future generations. Volunteer members of the Friends of Big Sandy Bay maintain this website. If you have an interest in adding content (articles or photos) please contact us.