Otter 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, Northern Pike, Black Crappie

Lake Facts:

  • Otter Lake is located along Hwy. 15 south of Smiths Falls Ontario in the County of Leeds and Grenville
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 44° 47′ Long. 76° 07′
  • Otter Lake is considered a moderately fertile (mesotrophic) lake that favours a warm/cool water fishery
  • the outflow is at the north end via Otter Creek
  • this spring fed lake reaches maximum depths of 120′. The average depth is 33′
  • the perimeter of the lake is approx. 20 km (13 miles)
  • the surface area is 602 hectares (1,488 acres)
  • the lake has been stocked with rainbow trout
  • Otter Lake has a wide variety of structure such as points, shoals, underwater humps, islands, gradual and fast drop offs that make for very good fish holding structure especially smallmouth bass and pike
  • there is a public gravel based boat launch along Hwy. 15
  • the major fish species include northern pike, smallmouth bass and a smaller population of largemouth bass
  • Otter Lake is situated within Fisheries Management Zone 18