Buzzard 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:   Lake Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass

Lake Facts:

  • Buzzard Lake is located south of Apsley on the west side of Highway 28 in Peterborough County
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 44° 40′ Long. 78° 13′
  • Buzzard Lake sits inside the Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park
  • access to the lake is via a canoe portage from Long Lake which has a public boat launch on the east side. Follow Long Lake Road (off of Hwy. 28) for 2 km. to the launch
  • the lake reaches maximum depths of 120′ in the north basin and 70′ in the southern one
  • several public campsites are located along the shoreline
  • watch for submerged logs and stumps in the shallows. Rocky shorelines can be found throughout
  • major fish species include lake trout, small and largemouth bass
  • Buzzard Lake is located within Fisheries Management Zone 15