117 Main Street West
Huntsville, ON P1H 1W8
Phone: (705) 788-5051
Fax: (705) 788-5044
117 Main Street West, Huntsville, ON, CA, P1H 1W8
- Phone: (705) 788-5051
- Fax: (705) 788-5044
Arrowhead Provincial Park has been created around the lake of the same name, to the north of Huntsville. Scenic trails meander through this park, offering a wonderful hiking or biking experience. The Arrowhead Lake accommodates three sand beaches on its shore; visitors can kayak, canoe or enjoy a leisurely sail on its waters. Winter time activities like ice-skating, skiing, tubing, snow shoeing become popular, when the temperature drops low at the Arrowhead Provincial Park.
Peninsula Lake is a typical cottage country lake, located to the east of Huntsville. This cold-water lake features a surface area of 868.8 hectares (2146.85 acres), surrounded by a 27.4-kilometer (17.02-mile) long shoreline. Popular accommodation facilities like Hidden Valley Resort, Cedar Grove Lodge, Deerhurst Lodge and other condominiums dot the banks of the Peninsula Lake. A canal was constructed in 1888, connecting this lake to Fairy Lake, that lies to its west.
Mary Lake is one of the larger lakes in Ontario's Muskoka region. Located to the south of Huntsville, this lake is the breeding ground for largemouth and smallmouth bass, lake trout and pike; fishing enthusiasts love to flock to this lake for a quiet time. Port Sydney is nestled at the southern tip of this lake; this area is the hub for all activities like swimming and boating. Water from the Fairy Lake and Lake Muskoka flow into Mary Lake.
Lake of Bays is one of the largest lakes, located in the center of the township of the same name. The banks of the lake are home to various communities, namely South Portage, Dwight, Dorset, Baysville and Port Cunnington located on the peninsula in the heart of the lake. The lake is deep, has relatively cold temperature and features clear waters. The Oxtongue River flows into the lake. Lake of Bays comprises of vast varieties of fish, making it a beloved spot of avid fishing enthusiasts.
Nestled in the Muskoka region, Skeleton Lake is a large fresh water lake, located to the west of Huntsville. Lake trout, smallmouth bass and walleye can be found in the waters of Skeleton Lake, making this an ideal fishing zone. Camp sites are located to the north of the lake; the south side is used to organize activities. Trails for hiking, horse riding and skiing can be found here. A small lake named High Lake is situated on its western end.
Bracebridge and Muskoka Lakes Secondary School strives to provide top-notch education to the youths of Bracebridge. The knowledge staff instills great values in children as well as encourages them to focus equally on all three fields: academics, arts and athletics. And the school being popular for their rugby and soccer players is a further justification of this fact. So for more details on admission and the activities conducted here, check their website.