Bass Lake

Bass Lake shoreline


Welcome to Bass Lake, a true paradise that offers an unparalleled cottage experience. Located just seven minutes away from MacTier and fifteen minutes from Port Carling, this lake is perfectly situated for easy access to Highway 169, making travel to and from your destination a breeze.

Activities on the lake

For those who love golf, Bass Lake is the perfect vacation spot. Two Mactier golf courses – Rocky Crest Golf Club, a public course, and Oviinbyrd Golf Course, a private golf club – are located just minutes away, offering all the hallmarks of amazing Ontario golf. Spend a day on the green while soaking up the sun, or choose to enjoy the beauty of Bass Lake by swimming, boating, or fishing.

Exploring the area

In addition to the lake, Muskoka offers one-of-a-kind shops and restaurants that are not to be missed. The Muskoka Station Store in MacTier has plenty of great items and gifts to take back home to your friends and family. After some shopping, head to Bass Lake Roadhouse for a delicious meal and a night off from cooking. You may also choose to take a day trip to nearby Port Carling, known as the “Hub of The Lakes.” This charming town offers plenty of opportunities to shop, dine, and explore Muskoka’s clothing, art, and cottage décor. Sip cocktails with friends, explore the Muskoka Lakes Museum, or cruise the lakes in an antique wooden boat – there’s something for everyone.

If you are looking for a property in this sought-after destination, we can help you find the perfect place. Let us help you make the most of your Bass Lake experience!

Official NameBass Lake
MunicipalityTownship of Muskoka Lakes
Drainage BasinMuskoka River – Lake Rosseau
Latitude/Longitude45.108 N -79.698 W
Physical Features
Surface Area (km)0.98
Elevation (m asl)229
Mean Depth (m)4.3
Maximum Depth (m)11.7
Perimeter (km)9.3
Clarity (m)3.6
Land Use and Development
Crown Land (%)0
Provincial Parksnone
Shoreline Developmenthigh; shoreline residential
Accessprivate; launch at a marina off Hwy 169
Water Level Managementnot regulated
Fish Species
Major Fish Speciesyellow perch, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, rock bass, burbot
Other Fish Specieswhite sucker, brown bullhead