Sand Lake

Colourful fall leaves on Sand Lake in Muskoka.

Official NameSand Lake
County/DistrictParry Sound
MunicipalityTown of Kearney
Drainage BasinMagnetawan River
Latitude/Longitude45.6272 N 79.1719 W
Physical Features
Surface Area (km)5.80
Elevation (m asl)339
Mean Depth (m)22
Maximum Depth (m)59
Perimeter (km)12.2
Island Shoreline (km)0.5
Clarity (m)5.0
Land Use and Development
Crown Land (%)0
Provincial Parksnone
Shoreline Developmenthigh; shoreline residential, commercial
Accesspublic; public launch off Hwy 518
Water Level Management
not regulated
Fish Species
Major Fish Specieslake trout, lake whitefish, brook trout, northern pike, rainbow trout, burbot, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass

Other Fish Species
rainbow smelt, white sucker, yellow perch, cisco (lake herring), rock bass