Dalhousie 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, Bluegill, Black Crappie

  • Dalhousie Lake is located off of MacDonalds Corners Road (County Road 12) southwest of the town of Lanark in the County of Lanark
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 44° 57′ 56″ Long. 76° 34′ 10″
  • while the lake reaches maximum depths of 36′, the average depth is 14.6′. The north and east side of the lake has several large shallow weedy bays
  • the perimeter of the lake is 13.4 km (8.4 miles)
  • the surface area is 591 hectares (1460 acres)
  • the lake sits on the edge of the Canadian Shield and is part of the Misissippi River system. The lake is moderately fertile and hosts a warm water fishery
    a sanctuary area is located on the west end of the lake at Geddes Rapids
  • a public boat launch is located on the southeast side of the bridge that crosses the outflowing river at the east end of the lake
  • Dalhousie Lake is located within Fisheries Management Zone 18