Outer Sunfish Cut | Great Lakes Guide
  • Beach
    Outer Sunfish Cut
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Wards Island is a little piece of natural paradise in the City of Toronto. It is a popular place to visit for Toronto mainland residents, and tourists. Wards Island is where the residential part of the island is. It is home year round to over 600 people. In the summer the residents and visitors of Wards Island have multiple places to go fo a canoe, kayak, and Stand-Up-Paddle. There are also many secluded beaches located on Snake Island and Algonquin Island Park.

Popular places to access the water include the freshwater lagoon named Sunfish Cut. On any given day in the summer people are seen Stand-Up-Paddling, canoeing, swimming, and relaxing in the water. The outer side of the Sunfish Cut is a popular spot for recreational water users. Make sure to explore Snake Island and visit the small sandy beaches located on the north side of the island overlooking to City of Toronto skyline.



  • Weather
  • Current temperature
  • 15°
    Feels like 15°
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

    • Humidity

    • 77%
    • Precipitation

    • 0%
    • Precip. type

    • None
    • UV Index

    • 2
    • Visibility

    • 16.1km
    • Sunrise

    • 5:36 AM
    • Sunset

    • 9:02 PM
    • Wind gust

    • 8.8kph
    • Wind speed

    • 5.8kph
    • Wind direction

    • Northeast

    • Today

    • 18°
    • 13°
    • Tuesday

    • 19°
    • 14°
    • Wednesday

    • 20°
    • 15°
    • Thursday

    • 18°
    • 16°
    • Friday

    • 20°
    • 15°
    • Saturday

    • 21°
    • 16°
    • Sunday

    • 20°
    • 16°

This waterbody is important to me because it’s where I met the love of my life.



St. Lawrence River, ON
Yveta Tesar
St. Lawrence River Watershed