Shirley Lake: Algonquin Park

  • dimensions: 12″x18″
  • double sided
  • laminated map
  • black/white
  • water depth contour lines
  • locations for the major fish species
  • access points
  • information on fish habits and movements
  • fishing tips
  • MNR/Travel & Accommodation info. sources

Major Lake Species:   Lake Trout, Yellow Perch

Lake Facts:

  • Shirley Lake, an Algonquin Provincial Park lake, is located northwest of the village of Madawaska
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 45° 41′ Long. 78° 08′
  • to access the lake follow Major Lake Road at the village of Madawaska to the access point at Shall Lake. From there it is a matter of paddling and portaging northward to Shirley Lake
  • while the lake reaches maximum depths of 88′, the average depth is 24′
  • the perimeter of the lake is 20 km (12.6 miles)
  • the surface area is 480 hectares (1,188 acres)
  • the lake is fished for lake trout and your best opportunity to land a trout is at the start of the season
  • the major fish species include lake trout and yellow perch
  • Shirley Lake is located within Fisheries Management Zone 15