Hudson Bay Nunavut Canada
Explore Marble Island
"Marble Island... even 'awesome' doesn't describe it!"
Whether you are an eco-tourist, a photographer, a history buff, a diver or a passenger on a cruise ship -- or simply visiting nearby Rankin Inlet -- you will be intrigued by the combination of myth, history, tragedy and haunting natural beauty that is Marble Island.
Marble Island (Latitude 62 41; Longitude 91 08) is in northwestern Hudson Bay, nine miles (15 km) off the Nunavut mainland. See maps:
The four islands of Marble Island are accessible by cruise ship or tour boat from Rankin Inlet, 40 km (24 mi.) away.