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Emo, Ontario, Canada - A Safe, Friendly Full-service Community

Emo is located in along the banks of Rainy River, directly north of the state of Minnesota. The closest bridge connecting Canada to the U.S. is at Fort Frances, which is about 30 minutes from Emo. Another International bridge is located in Rainy River, approximately 40 minutes west of Emo. Emo Ontario CanadaIt is a vigorous resort community with a beautifully developed waterfront that includes a boat launch and park area as well as hiking and biking trails. Emo is a scenic stop on the "MOM's Way" (Manitoba-Ontario-Minnesota) route. Just north of Emo, off Highway 615 you'll find the Clearwater/Pipestone Chain of Lakes which is home to several fishing and hunting lodges.

Race enthusiasts won't want to miss the stock car action at the Emo Speedway. Cars from the central US and Canada compete for prizes on a quarter mile, banked clay track. Emo is also home to the Norlund Chapel, one of the smallest churches in the world. Built by two local men in 1973, the chapel is open as a house of prayer for all but meauring just 8' x 10' can only hold eight people at a time. The chapel's steeple was salvaged from a church fire in 1971 and has a six foot high iron cross forged by a local blacksmith in 1935.

The Rainy River District Women's Institute Museum houses a display of pioneer farm artifacts that reveal the history of settlers in the region - which still includes a thriving farm community. Because of its geographic location, Emo serves as the main service center for the agricultural needs of the Rainy River District, as well as an important service center for the tourist industry. Emo provides a full range of services including a school, hospital, library, bank, medical & dental clinics, recreation centre.

To link directly to the accomodations and businesses in the Emo area, please scroll to the bottom of this page to link to their websites.

Main Industries:
The Township of Emo's existence is based on natural resources (agriculture and forestry). Emo, because of its geographic location, serves as the main service centre for the agricultural needs of the Rainy River District.Rainy River Fishing

Population: 1173

Distances to nearest towns:
Emo to Fort Frances - 30 km (18 miles)
Emo to Rainy River - 60 km (37 miles)

Boat Launches:
There is boat launch located at Lions Park.

For more information on all the things to see and do in Emo call the Township of Emo at 807-482-2378 or the Rainy River District Women's Institute Museum at 807-482-3991.

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True North Outposts and Cabins [Website | Summary]
RR2 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0
Gateway North Outfitters [Website | Summary]
RR2 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0

Hideaway Lodge [Website | Summary]
Box 9, RR2 Emo Ontario P0W 1E0
807 482 3474
Pipestone Lodge [Website | Summary]
RR2 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0

Ross' Camp [Website | Summary]
RR2, Box 47 Emo ON P0W 1E0
807-482-2018 or 800-363-2018
Cedar Island Lodge [Website | Summary]
Box 382 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0
807-275-5855 or 807-275-8776

Lake Despair Lodge [Website | Summary]
PO Box 130 Devlin Ontario, Canada P0W 1C0
LaBelle's Birch Point Camp [Website | Summary]
RR1 Devlin Ontario, Canada P0W 1C0

NWOSTA [Website | Summary]
Site 220 Box 10 RR2 Dryden Ontario, Canada
Township of Emo [Website | Summary]
Box 520 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0

Emo Museum - Rainy River District Women's Institute [Website | Summary]
Box 511, 21 Tyrell St. Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0
Norlund Oil (2003) Limited [Summary]
PO Box 266 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0

Tompkins' Hardware Ltd [Website | Summary]
Box 180, 82 Front Street Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0
Pipestone Fly-In Outposts [Website | Summary]
RR 2 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0

Border Country Outfitters Inc. [Website | Summary]
Box 208 Emo Ontario, Canada P0W 1E0
Emo Knox United Church [Summary]
Colonization Rd Emo Ontario

Emo Calvary Baptist Church [Summary]
Colonization Rd Emo Ontario
Lion's Club & Emo Spray Park [Summary]
Front St on Rainy River Emo Ontario

Emo Sports Field [Summary]
Emo Rd Emo Ontario
Emo Public Library [Website | Summary]
56 Front St Emo Ontario

Borderland Snowmobile Club [Website | Summary]
Emo Ontario
St. George's Anglican Church - Emo [Summary]
Coral St Emo Ontario

Emo Christian Reformed Church [Summary]
Meadow St Emo Ontario
Emo St. Patrick's Catholic Church [Summary]
Jessie St Emo Ontario

Emo Hospital [Summary]
Front St Emo Ontario
Emo Speedway [Website | Summary]
Colonization Rd Emo Ontario

Emo LCBO [Summary]
285 Hwy 11 Emo Ontario
Gillons' Insurance Brokers Ltd. [Website | Summary]
326 Church Street Fort Frances Ontario, Canada P9A 1E1
807- 274 -7716 or 800 -465 -7797

The Big Chair [Website | Summary]
Fort Frances Ontario
Township of Morley [Website | Summary]
Box 40 Stratton Ontario, Canada P0W 1N0

Kay-Nah-Chi-Wah-Nung Historical Centre [Website | Summary]
Stratton Ontario

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