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Public Beaches and Water Access

Doe Lake Municipal Park

Location: 1014 Ferguson Road
Have a perfect family day on Doe Lake! The park is complete with a paved boat launch, public beach, picnic tables, charcoal barbeque pit, washroom building equipped with a wheelchair ramp, beach volleyball area, basketball pad and net, swings and playground equipment.

Health Unit - Testing of Doe Lake Municipal Park's Public Beach Results



Pickerel Lake Park

Location: 180 Kent Road
This location offers public access to Pickerel Lake via a natural, sand and gravel boat launch and beach. There is a picnic area and public washrooms on site. Pickerel Lake Park is perfect for a day trip and a picnic away from the crowds.




Richard Thomas Memorial Park

Location: 134  Pickerel & Jack Lake Road (before the bridge)
This park is formerly known as Thompson Rapids. Relax and cool off in the
Magnetawan River. The location offers a picnic area, great scenery and


Halcyon Shore Beach

Location:  across from 2159 Pickerel & Jack Lake Road
This public beach is our newest beach and opened in the spring of 2017. 
The location offers a picnic area, a beautiful beach with swimming and great scenery.        


Public Boat Launch Areas

  • Jack Lake access is located at the end of Nicolia Drive off Pickerel & Jack Lake Road
  • Pickerel Lake access is at 180 Kent Road
  • Doe Lake access is located in Katrine at 1014 Ferguson Road and at 1686 Peggs Mountain Road
  • Magnetawan River access is located at the Government Dock and Boat launch, and is next to the Visitor Information Centre on Ryerson Crescent (Hwy. 520)
  • Lake Cecebe access is located at the end of South Horn Lake Road