About Buckshot Lake
Buckshot Lake is located in the Township of North Frontenac. It has an elevation of 291 metres above sea level. The perimeter of the lake is 19 kilometres, with the deepest point at about 33 metres. Buckshot Lake supports a cold water fishery, in particular; Lake Trout, Walleye, Smallmouth and Largemouth Bass. At last count in the late 1970’s, there were approximately 122 cottages on the lake.
Read Buckshot Lake State of the Lake Reports
Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority and its partner, the Mississippi Valley Lake Stewardship Network, are taking action through Watershed Watch, a program designed to protect and enhance the environmental health of lakes within the watershed. The monitoring results are posted as State of the Lake Reports. Each lake in the program is sampled every five years.