Thorne Bay is located 59 miles from the Hollis Terminal. Once the world’s largest logging camp, Thorne Bay now has a population of 434. A paved highway gives you a beautiful scenic tour toward fishing and tourist charters. You will find a ball field, boat harbor and launch, general store, grocery store, hardware store, library, liquor store, lodging, medical, post office, restaurant, RV Park with dump station, school and fuel and tire repair. The entire island visits the nearby Sandy Beach and picnic area when the sun shines. There are 9 US Forest Service campsites at Eagle’s Nest that stretch out along Balls Lake. Learn more about Thorne Bay at the City of Thorne Bay website.