Ril 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, Largemouth Bass

Lake Facts:

  • Ril Lake is located along County Road 51 (Echo Lake Road) northeast of Baysville Ontario in the Muskoka District
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 45° 10′ Long. 79° 00′
  • while the lake reaches maximum depths of 30′, the average depth is 13′
  • the perimeter of the lake is 11.7 km (7.3 miles)
  • the surface area of the lake is 144 hectares
  • the lake has an irregular shoreline with alternating steep and gradual drop offs. There are a number of small lily pad filled back bays as well as rock outcroppings and small islands
  • there is a concrete public boat launch off of North Ril Lake Road
  • the major fish species for this lake are smallmouth and largemouth bass
  • brook and rainbow trout were stocked decades ago but there is no viable population of either species
  • Ril Lake is located within Fisheries Management Zone 15