Clayton Lake Fishing Map: Eastern Ontario

  • 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:  Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, Northern Pike, Yellow Perch, Black Crappie

Lake Facts:

  • Clayton Lake is located at the village of Clayton in Lanark County
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 45° 10′ 39″ Long. 76° 20′ 45″
  • the Indian River enters the lake on the northwest side and exits on the northeast via a dam at the village of Clayton. A narrows on the south end connects to Taylor Lake
  • while the lake reaches maximum depths of 35′, overall it is very shallow with lots of islands, cattail banks, weed beds, lily pad beds, submerged logs and stumps.
  • This type of habitat holds both northern pike and largemouth bass
    look for walleye and smallmouth bass in the deeper area of the lake around the shoals and deep weedlines
  • a concrete public boat launch is located on the east side of the bridge that crosses the Indian River at the village of Clayton
  • Clayton Lake is situated within Fisheries Management Zone 18