Wingfield Basin bears the name of Lieutenant David Wingfield RN who first sounded the bay in 1815 with Captain William Owen. He was a member of the Royal Navy's pioneer hydrographic survey of the Georgian Bay coast.
The Bruce Peninsula
Rich in culture and full of natural beauty - the BRUCE PENINSULA has it all. With 2 national parks, several provincial nature reserves, and the niagara escarpment as its base - there is no end to the worlds you can discover in this wondrous place. The Bruce Peninsula - Stay awhile, and rejuvenate your soul.
Map to Cabot Head
Direction to Cabot Head Lighthouse
Located on the beautiful Bruce Peninsula, Cabot Head Lighthouse can be reached by turning east off Highway 6 on the Dyers Bay Road. Follow the road through Dyer's Bay and bear right for the shore road to Cabot Head... follow it to the end.
Virtual tour of Cabot Head Light site