Balsam Lake

As of January 2017 all garbage must be placed in clear bags as required by the City of Kawartha Lakes.

What You'll Like :

  • Boating on the Trent-Severn Waterway
  • Large sandy beach
  • Good fishing for Walleye, Muskellunge, Large and Small Mouth Bass
  • Canoe, kayak and paddleboat rentals
  • Easy day-trip hiking trails
  • Gift shop
  • Fully-furnished 4-bedroom rental cottage near the water

General Information

Size: 448.81 ha
Year established: 1968
Park Classification: Recreational
2238 Hwy 48 R.R #1
K0M 2B0

2017 Operating Dates


Park / Campground Usage (day use, camping, etc.) Opening and Closing
Balsam Lake May 12, 2017 to October 10, 2017
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