The Township of White River is located at the intersection of Highway 17 and Highway 631. If you are flying into Canada, residents can access White River by arriving at the international airports of Thunder Bay or Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. Domestic connections can then be easily taken into the regional airport of Wawa, Ontario and a car trip to White River.
Although we are a relatively small community with only 1000 residents, White River has six other neighbouring communities that combine to make a total population of approximately 12,000 people within a 1 hour driving radius.
There are a number of housing units available in town to rent or to own including apartments, duplexes (houses split into two sections), town houses, and single dwelling houses.
Local services provided to White River residents include municipal services such as a public library, a recreation centre, a waste disposal site and a trailer dumping station, as well as essential policing, fire, and ambulance services.
High quality communications services such as radio and television stations, telephone and internet are also accessible throughout White River. In addition to its modern infrastructure, White River is a safe community with superior health care provided by the White River Medical Clinic.
White River is surrounded by natural beauty and is the perfect place for the avid outdoors person to make a new home. There are many small, inland lakes and deep forests, which offer the very best water and land based activities, from fishing and hunting to incredible hiking and canoeing, among breathtaking scenery. For the snowmobile enthusiast, White River connects to the TOP trails (Top 100 ranking trails in North America) and Superior Snow Challenge Loops.
White River has much to offer new residents...a strategic location, a quality lifestyle and very affordable real estate, all serviced by a reliable and welcoming community infrastructure.