Marsh Bay Resort
Year Round Business
Located On The Montreal River Near Cobalt, ON

The Resort

Marsh Bay Resort features 5 seasonal housekeeping cottages, a year round winterized duplex with 3 bedrooms in each. 32 seasonal trailer sites, with 2 additional camping sites. The owners home is approx. 3445 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a ‘meet a greet’ area for guests. A large heated garage/workshop, a very large 32′ x 20′ tractor port with 2 containers for storage and a few other outbuildings round out the package. Over 1000 feet of water front on the shores of the Montreal river, with miles of waterway to explore, fish and enjoy. All the buildings are in a good state of repair.


Just minutes from the town of Cobalt, 15 minutes from the hospital and 20 minutes from the city of Temiskaming Shores (Walmart, Canadian Tire, restaurants, Pharmacy’s, Rona/Home Hardware, McDonald’s etc..)

The Site

8.6 acres of gently sloping land, with a combination of beautiful lawns, trees and a lovely sandy beach.

The Infrastructure

  • 5 seasonal housekeeping cottages (three, 3 bedroom and two, 2 bedroom
  • 1 winterized, year round duplex, each unit with 3 bedrooms
  • The owners home (3445 square feet), featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a ‘meet and greet’ guest area, office and a small store.
    1 x Gazebo 14′ x 11′ with removable windows and screens, and a tin roof with skylight
  • 1 x open Gazebo 20′ x 10′ with tin roof
  • A large heated workshop, with garage Bay, woodwork room, tool storage and bench area.
  • 32′ x 20′ covered tractor port with a 20′ sea container at each side.
  • 8′ x 20′ sea container for extra storage
  • Boat shed and fish cleaning area
  • Large covered firewood storage shed

Chattel List Includes

  • 1 x 2005 3/4 tonne Dodge Ram Truck
  • 1 x 35hp Kubota tractor with various attachments
  • 1 x 14ft 10,000lb dump trailer
  • 2 x 14′ steel fishing boats
  • 1 x 14′ aluminum fishing boat
  • 1 x 16′ sailing boat
  • 3 x 9.9hp Mercury boat motors
  • 1 x 30hp Mercury boat motor
  • 2 x 450hp Yamaha ATV’s
  • 1 x Kubota zero turn lawn mower
  • 1 x Husqvarna push mower
  • 1 x petrol weed wacker
  • Various furnishings for cottages
  • Various appliances for cottages
  • Utensils for cottages
  • Lines, comforters, pillows, towels, tea towels, cloths etc.. for each housekeeping cottage.


Marsh Bay Resort is a listing that appeals to many different buyers. With its beautiful owners home and close proximity to schools and shopping. It is an easy pick for buyers with a young families who require school bus access and activities nearby.

Strategically located in the shores of the Montreal river, Marsh Bay Resort offers it’s guests miles of wonderful scenery to fish and explore. Walleye, Pike, Perch and bass are a plenty in these waters. The depth of the river ranges from 5′ to 70′. The resort features great docking areas for up to 20 boats and a beautiful sandy beach. Lawn furniture, 2 children’s playground areas, a swim slide on a raft and a roofed pavilion for guests enjoyment and events.

The resort has a campers association which arranges various events through the season for all the family. Including, BBQ ‘s, Hog roasts, Corn roasts, movie nights, fireworks, Canada Day celebration, fishing derby’s, fish fry,s etc..

The resort also runs a very successful ATV and “Side-by-side” riders club called “The Marsh Bay Riders”. The club goes on various outings including BBQ’s, lake and beach trips.

During the winter months, we have the Nordic X-Country ski club just a 4 minute drive away. The tri-town downhill ski resort is just a 15 minute drive away. The O.F.S.C snowmobile trail A is situated on the other side of the highway from the resort, offering several thousand km’s of snow mobile trails. Finally ice fishing is available on numerous lakes around the resort, although we have had some success ice fishing on the river at the resort too.

For those looking for a fishing and hunting resort,Marsh Bay Resort will not disappoint. Marsh Bay Resort is offered with 23 outfitters Moose tag shares. We have had 1 cow tag per season for the last 2 moose hunting seasons. Small game hunting literally surrounds the resort. With hundreds of kilometers of nearby trails, providing endless opportunities for grouse and rabbit hunting. The Montreal River is right on our doorstep offering Walleye, Northern Pike, Perch and Small mouth Bass. Countless roads and trail access lakes are found within an easy drive of Marsh Bay Resort and this rounds out the fishing experience.

Finally for those that simply wish to run a cottage and camping resort. Marsh Bay Resort has become a favorite holiday, fishing and hunting destination in the region. The resort keeps a consistent demand for cottages and seasonal camping alike and has a waiting list for potential incoming seasonal campers.

Infrastructure Continued

Owners Home – well appointed and features 3445 sq. ft. With 4 bedrooms, 3 upstairs and the master on the main floor. There are 2 x 3-pc washrooms, a large kitchen, large living room and dinning room. A ‘meet and greet’ guest room and small office. The house is heated by a propane furnace and has 2 wood burning stoves, 1 in the kitchen and the other in the living room.

Cottages 1 & 2, these are duplex, winterized all round cottages. With 3 x king-size bedrooms, well appointment kitchen, full bathroom and living room. Both cottages are heated by propane , have digital TV and their own fire pits

Cottages 3,5 & 7: Each of these seasonal cottages features 3 bedrooms, 3 pc bathroom, living room and kitchen area, screened porches, personal BBQ’s and private driveway.

Cottages 4 & 6: Each of these seasonal cottages features 2 bedrooms, 3 pc bathroom, living room and kitchen area, screened porches, personal BBQ’s and private driveway.

Cottages 3 and 4 have their own fire pits, and cottages 5,6 &7 have a shared fire pit.

Trailer sites: Marsh Bay offers 32 fully serviced seasonal trailer sites and 2 tent camping sites (1 with hydro).

Large heated workshop: equipped with a garage bay, wood working room, tool storage and bench area.

32′ x 20′ tractor port with 2 x 20′ sea containers and a tin roof.

8′ x 20′ sea container for boat motor storage and recycling.

1 small boat shed for tackle, life jackets, boat tanks, ropes etc.

Fish cleaning hut at the waters edge.

Asking price $1,648,000 selling it on an ‘as is, where is’ basis.

Annual property taxes of around $5,300 per year

We own the mining rights on the property.

GPS location – Lat 47.3551, Lon -79.7609

Justin Storrs (owner)
either by phone 705•648•1674
or by email
Serious inquiries only!!!

Marsh Bay Resort
937740 Marsh Bay Rd
Cobalt, ON P0J 1C0, Canada