The Nor'Westers seen from Neebing Township
|Elevation||483 m (1,585 ft)|
The Nor'Wester Mountains are a group of mountains immediately south of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, located on the southern limits of the City of Thunder Bay and south of the Kaministiquia River.:32,33 Mount McKay is the highest, most northern and best known of these mountains. Other prominent peaks include Godfrey, Hurlburt, Johnson, Matchett, McRae, McQuaig, Rose, and Squaretop.
Loch Lomond, 287 m (942 ft) above sea level, collects most of the runoff within the Nor’Wester Mountains; Loch Lomond is drained by the Lomond River.:5 A few square kilometers of mountain slope south of Mount McKay are drained by Whiskeyjack Creek.:5
- Watershed Characterization Report Lakehead Source Protection Area (Report). Source Water Protection–Lakehead Region. March 2008. http://ozone.scholarsportal.info/bitstream/1873/14560/3/292820.pdf. Retrieved June 14, 2010.