Jack’s 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, Muskie, Walleye, Lake Trout, Black Crappie

Lake Facts:

  • Jack’s Lake is located near the town of Apsley, Ontario in Peterborough County
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 44° 41′ 41″ Long. 78° 02′ 08″
  • the lake consists of 2 distinct sections connected by a narrows at Rathbun Bay
  • the lake reaches depths in excess of 160′
  • a public boat launch is situated on the north side of the lake just off of Jack’s Lake Road
  • black crappie have become a well established population over the past decade
  • prime muskie fishing occurs in the fall with fish in the 10-20 lb plus range caught regularly
  • Jack’s Lake is situated within the boundaries of Fisheries Management Zone 15