About Us

We are the Kenora Hospitality Alliance (KHA), a not-for-profit organization that is made up of a group of accommodations within city limits that use the Municipal Accommodations Tax (MAT) to enhance tourism within Kenora.





Welcome to Kenora

Glad You are Here 🙂  

Take a Hike

Famous for our outdoor adventure, our area offers five regional & five urban trail systems. Explore the magnificent scenic trails and historic landmarks the City of Kenora, Ontario has to offer.  

Go Fishing!

Fishing in the Kenora area is a year round activity. If you do not own a boat, a guide is a great option. There are many high quality fishing guides in Kenora.  

Why explore Lake of the Woods?

Watch this documentary to learn about the unique history and legends of the Lake. Produced by: Greg Lowe  

Beaches

Your outdoor experience in Kenora will not be forgotten! This pristine, natural environment is the perfect backdrop to experience outdoor play and relaxation.  

Kayaking, Canoeing & Paddle Boarding

Kenora and Lake of the Woods is great for paddle sports! Bring your own or rent from one of our local board shops or outfitters.  

Boat Rentals & Shuttles

Find out where to rent a boat or houseboat and where to get boat shuttle service on Lake of the Woods.  

Kenora Rotary Splash Park

Now open! Built in partnership with the City of Kenora, this splash park is completely inclusive, and accessible to all children with varying abilities! The splash pad is FREE to use!  

Lake Tours

Hop aboard the MS Kenora or book a guided lake tour with one of our local outfitters and see the natural beauty of Lake of the Woods.  

Take a Cruise on M.S. Kenora

Come cruise Kenora’s scenic waterfront taking you on a spectacular circle route of the northern section of famed Lake of the Woods.  

Sail Kenora

Paul Moorey, certified sailing instructor and member of Sail Canada and Sail Manitoba will share with you his knowledge and experience of sailing Lake of the Woods.  

Sight Seeing by Air

River Air’s sight seeing trips are flexible and fun for the whole family. There is plenty to see on the ground, but a birds eye view offers special insight to the uniqueness of the vast region.  

Matiowski Farmers Market

Visit the Matiowski Farmers’ Market every Wednesday from mid June to early October at the Whitecap Pavilion.  

Explore Downtown Kenora

Come explore the over 65 shops and 20 eateries all in the heart of downtown.  

The Muse

Join us on October 27th for the Grand Opening of the Douglas Family Art Centre with an exhibition celebrating the artists from the region of Lake of The Woods.  

Museum Tours

The award-winning Lake of the Woods Museum, one of the finest small museums in Canada, is located in the City of Kenora, Ontario, the gateway to Canada’s west.  

Hoopla Island

Stop by this summer to enjoy Hoopla Island on the beautiful Lake of the Woods!  

Kenora Stuff Magazine

Kenora Stuff digital magazine – the authority on Stuff to Buy, Stuff to Eat and Stuff to Do in Kenora!  

Blaze Your Own Trail

Famous for our outdoor adventure, our area offers four regional & five urban trail systems.  

Interactive Trail Story

Explore the magnificent scenic trails and historic landmarks the City of Kenora, Ontario has to offer.  

Tours & Trails App

The new Kenora Tours & Trails mobile app is available for download from the App Store and Google Play.  

Minaki Yurt Adventures

Whatever your lifestyle, Minaki Yurt Adventures is the ideal place to enjoy a variety of exercise and enjoy the great outdoors.  

Kenora Bass International

This event happens on the 2nd weekend in August & offers up to a $30,000 first place prize. The winning weight for this 3 day event will be in the 45-50 pound range.  

Winter Activities

Our winter has so much to offer! Here’s a list of activities to check out in Kenora.  

Kenora Winter Carnival

March 6th – 8th: Kenora Games.  

Mount Evergreen

Mount Evergreen offers fantastic downhill, snowboarding, and cross-country skiing. Check out our website for ski conditions.  

Visit Our City of Kenora Calendar