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Balsam Lake

December 19, 2018

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 County Road 48
K0M 2B0

2018 Operating Dates


To see 2019 operating dates please view full parks listing.

Park / Campground Usage (day use, camping, etc.) Opening and Closing
Balsam Lake May 11, 2018 to October 9, 2018
Lifejacket lending program
Learn to Fish