Echo Lake (Resound Lake): Simcoe & Muskoka 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, Cisco, Perch

Lake Facts::

  • Echo Lake is located along Hwy. 169 at Torrance Ontario in the Muskoka District adjacent to Lake Muskoka
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 44° 58′ Long. 79° 33′
  • a narrows on the south east side of the lake connects Echo to Gullwing Lake.
  • The Brandy Creek exits the lake on the northwest end
  • Echo Lake is part of the Lake Muskoka drainage basin
  • the southern portion of the lake is adjacent to the Torrance Barrens Conservation Reserve
  • the perimeter of the lake is 9.6 km (6 miles)
  • while the lake reaches depths of 13 metres (42′), the average depth is 4.5 metres (14′)
  • there is a lot of good cover and structure for both bass species including rubble shoreline, rock outcroppings, submerged logs, docks, reeds and drop offs
  • with reports of northern pike in Gullwing Lake it is just a matter of time before they enter Echo (if they are not already there)
  • Echo Lake is situated within Fisheries Management Zone 15