The Local Scene

fall veggiesThe Thunder Bay area is a haven for local producers and consumers. The size of our community and its relative isolation from other large population centres is part of the explanation. The spirit and ambition of our people is another. Thunder Bay is a special place!

And lest we forget, Glacial Lake Agassiz also plays a critical role in the fact that the Thunder Bay community is here. What’s this about? Please read about Glacial Lake Agassiz!

Greater reliance on local resources is a growing trend in North America, and not a moment too soon! It’s certainly not a new practice … it’s one we are resuming.

With the COVID-19 crisis, we are all learning how best to connect with local resources.

Explore these pages, and then go out and explore Thunder Bay’s local markets!

Thunder Bay, Centre of the Universe