Welcome to the Big Basswood Lake Association

    Our mission is to preserve and protect the quality and natural beauty of Big Basswood Lake and its watershed: leading the lake community in making sound choices towards sustainable solutions.

    Beautiful Big Basswood Lake (a.k.a. Wakwekobi Lake) is located on the north shore of Lake Huron in Ontario, Canada (roughly 46°19' 83°22'30'), in close proximity to the communities of Thessalon, Thessalon First Nation, Little Rapids, Iron Bridge and Wharncliff. The closest commercial airport is located in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario (YAM), with daily flights servicing Toronto, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, and points beyond.

    The Big Basswood Lake Association (BBLA) is a community-led organization whose membership is open to lake residents, friends, neighbors, visitors, and all who share a common love and appreciation for the pristine beauty of Big Basswood Lake and its surrounding wilderness. Our goal is to ensure the preservation of this unique natural resource in perpetuity for future generations.

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    Spring & Summer 2024 Newsletter

    Get the latest news and updates on issues affecting the lake community.

    The BBLA board is pleased to annouce the publication of the Spring & Summer BBLA Newsletter. Twice yearly, the BBLA board provides updates on the many issues affecting our lake community. In this issue, you can learn about lake stewardship initiatives, such as the Water Rangers and Lake Partner Program; local road construction projects planned for Highway 17 and Highway 129 in the Huron Shores area; BBLA's recent municipal affairs engagement; and upcoming community events. As always, we look forward to your feedback on these topics.

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