Head Lake Fishing Map: Haliburton Highlands District

  • 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 Facts:

  • Head Lake is located adjacent to the town of Haliburton Ontario
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 45° 03′ Long. 78° 31′
  • Head Lake is part of a 5 chain lake which also includes Grass, Kashagawigamog, Soyers and Canning Lake
  • water flows into the lake on the southeast side via the Drag River
  • the lake has a perimeter of approx. 5 km (3.1 miles). It is relatively shallow reaching a maximum depth of 18′. The average depth is 8′
  • there is a variety of near shore cover including lily pad beds, reeds, cattail, weed beds, stumps and logs providing good fish cover
  • there is a no fishing sanctuary area on the Drag River in the spring
  • a public boat launch on the south side of the lake is managed by the township
  • Head Lake is within the boundaries of Fisheries Management Zone 15