Baptiste 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, Muskie, Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Yellow Perch

Lake Facts:

  • Baptiste Lake is located near the town of Bancroft, Ontario in Fisheries Management Zone 15
  • Lat. 45° 05′ 57″ Long. 77° 59′ 46″
  • the lake is part of a tri-lakes system including Elephant and Benoir Lake. Water flows out of the
  • lake into the York River at High Falls on the east end of the lake
  • while maximum depths reach 103´, the average depth is 17´
  • the perimeter of Baptiste Lake is 61 km (38.3 miles)
  • pike have moved throughout the lake and now predominate over muskie
  • efforts have been undertaken to restock walleye and improve spawning sites