Doug Ford was not a preferred choice of most PC supporters in the Kenora-Rainy River riding.
Results released by the party show Caroline Mulroney finished first in voting in both the first and second ballots.
Ford and Christine Elliott tied for second in that first ballot and while Ford was second in the next round.
Elliott had over 58 per cent of the riding's votes in the final round.
A total of 199 votes from the Kenora-Rainy River riding were cast in that first round, dwindling down to 180 by the third and deciding round.