Anstruther Lake: Hastings County, Apsley, & Bancroft Area

  • 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, Lake Trout

Lake Facts:

  • Anstruther Lake is located west of Apsley Ontario off of Hwy. 28 in the Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 44° 44′ 40″ Long. 78° 12′ 48″
  • water flows into Anstruther Lake on the north end from Rathbun Lake and exits the southwest end via the Anstruther Dam to Gold Lake
  • while the lake reaches depths of 120′, the average depth is 41′. The lake has two basins
  • the surface area of the lake is 633 hectares
  • a public access point is situated off of Fire Route 61. Anstruther Marina is located nearby
  • over fishing for trout has resulted in a shortened open season whose aim is to protect this naturally reproducing species
  • Anstruther Lake is located within Fisheries Management Zone 15