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Willow Island


Willow Island
WascaI

 
Willow Island
WascaII

 
Willow Island
Overlook

 
Willow Island
Island Dock

 
Willow Island
Legislative Dock

 
Willow Island
Barbecue

 
Willow Island
Firepit

 
Willow Island
Table

 
Willow Island
Canopy

 
Willow Island
Washrooms

 


Willow Island: Facilities
(Unless otherwise indicated, photos by Don of www.WillowIsland.com)
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Pickup Locations:

  • Willow Island Overlook, the closest and quickest.
  • Legislative Landing: For guests unable to use the overlook stairs
     (Pickup must be arranged ahead of time, due to the extra distance)

Barbecues:Charcoal Type (visitors must provide their own charcoal and starting fuel)

  • 3 on north side
  • 1 on south side

Roasting Sticks:

  • A very limited amount available. BEST to bring your own

Firepits: (firewood provided)

  • 1 on each side of the island. Staff will start the fire at an agreed time

Washrooms:

  • Mens: 3 sinks, 3 urinals, , 3 toilets
  • Womens: 2 sinks, 4 toilets

Water Fountain:

  • 1 located near the washrooms

Power Supply:Standard household outlets

  • one in each washroom, one under the canopy, several located in the trees
    The "tree" outlets will be turned upon request. Advise island staff upon arrival

Phone:

  • No public telephone, island staff has access to office phone

Games:

  • There is NO playground on the island
    A few toys are available, eg Crocquet sets, badminton set. Better to bring your own
    Guest are responsible for setup and take down

Wheelchair Accesibiltiy:

  • WascaI Ferry: Excellent. Except when lake level is high

  •  At high water levels the ramp off the ferry can be very steep
  • WascaII Ferry: Good
     Not suited for larger power wheelchairs. Some will not fit
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  • Arrangements can be made through the office for guests who have difficulty
    climbing or descending the overlook stairs
    The easier pickup point is the Legislative Landing
    Please arrange a pickup time before arrival. Extra time will be needed for transportion
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  • There is a wooden ramp at the island dock




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