Town Logo


The Corporation of the Town of Bruce Mines provides
travel, vacation and town information for both
residents and visitors.

Nestled on a picturesque bay on the shores of Lake
Huron, the historic town of Bruce Mines
is a small but vibrant community offering
all the amenities needed for families of all ages.

Bruce Mines is located on Trans Canada
Highway 17 just 65km east of Sault Ste Marie
and has numerous events and activities throughout
the year.

Founded in 1846 as Canada's first copper mine, our town
is steeped in history - tour the Simpson Mine Shaft, visit the
town museum or simply enjoy all that nature has to offer in the
surrounding countryside.

Please take time to explore our website and find out all you need to know about our beautiful town.

If you have any questions or require further information please contact the Town office on 705-785-3493.

Community Services

Town Information



Contact Us

Events Calendar

Search our Website  



- Read the latest Council Minutes.
- See the Agenda for the next council meeting.
-  2016 - 2017 Recycling Calendar.
- For the latest local news check out the
North Channel Current
- Make sure you have a 72 hour
Emergency Survival Kit. It could save
your life!!! For further information go to
- If you have any concerns raise them with the
Town Council.



Sponsored by the Bruce Mines Recreation Committee.

Saturday April 15th, 2017

Breakfast at the Legion
9:00am - 12:00pm ($7 adult, $4 kids)

Egg Hunt
10:00am till 2:00pm ($5 includes
snacks and all activities)

Story Hour at the Library
2:30pm till 3:30pm

Click here for further details.

(By-Law 2002-37)

Parking is prohibited on any street in the Town of Bruce Mines between November 1 and April 30 each year to facilitate snow removal.

Any vehicle parked on municipal streets during this period may be towed at the owners expense.


Friday 30th June to Sunday 2nd July.  Join the Reunion.  Come Home and celebrate 150 years of Canada!

Click here for details.



The Tri-Neighbours Board of Management will be sponsoring a Freon Appliance Round-Up beginning

Friday, April 14, 2017 to Monday, May 29, 2017 

at the Transfer Sites located in the Town of Bruce Mines and the Town of Thessalon.

Click here for full details.


Cleaning out your garage, shed, basement or even under your kitchen sink?

Drop off household hazardous waste items to the Household Hazardous Waste Depot located at
402 Fifth Line East (City Landfill).

This service is free of charge to residents.

Please ensure you bring your purple access card.


You are visitor number

Counter For PHP Sites
Site Meter  

Website last updated
24th March 2017

Website designed by Copper Bay Web Design

"© 2011 The Corporation of the Town of Bruce Mines.
All rights reserved."