Echo Bay, ON
Just 25 minutes from Sault Ste. Marie, Echo Bay is one of the least remote unorganized townships in Ontario. It is located just off the Trans Canada Highway and boasts many services, including restaurants, a school, churches and a community hall.
An unorganized township is an area with no municipal government. Building permits are not necessary. Many people who live on unorganized land choose to live off-grid, but hydro connection is possible. Most early Ontario tiny home communities are located on unorganized land.