Oxbow 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: Smallmouth Bass, Lake Trout, Yellow Perch

Lake Facts:

  • Oxbow Lake is located along County Road 8 (Limberlost Road) northeast of Huntsville Ontario in the Muskoka District
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 45° 26′ Long. 78° 58′
  • Oxbow Lake has an east and west basin connected by a narrows
  • maximum depths reach 115′
  • due to its depth the lake developes a distinct thermocline during the summer and turns over in the fall
  • the lake has been regularly stocked with lake trout creating a put, grow and take fishery
  • Oxbow Lake is located within Fisheries Management Zone 15