Coon Lake: Kawartha Lakes

  • 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


Fish Species:  Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Muskie

Lake Facts:

  • Coon Lake is located on the north side of Hwy. 28 just east of Burleigh Falls in Peterborough County
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 44° 37′ Long. 78° 12′
  • while the lake reaches depths of 50′, the average depth is 22′
    the lake has an irregular shoreline with a number of bays.
  • The shallower weedy northwest end favours largemouth bass.
  • Submerged logs and lilypads offer good cover for these fish.
  • The southeast section has a number of steep rocky drop offs.
  • Trolling along the drop offs will cough up muskie
  • there are extensive mil foil weed beds that extend in 12′ of water and whose edges hold all the major fish species
  • a public boat launch is located off of Fire Route 44
  • Coon Lake is located in Fisheries Management Zone 15