About Peninsula Lake
Peninsula Lake, known locally as ‘Pen Lake,’ sits within the municipalities of both Huntsville and Lake of Bays and is one of the larger, major lakes that make up the 4-lake chain. With scenic shorelines and access to a number of services and amenities, Peninsula Lake is a wonderful place to consider purchasing a cottage. Properties that surround the lake can range in size, shape and style and many of the properties around the lake are situated on year round roads making it a great choice for not only a seasonal cottage, but also a great option for a permanent residence.
For those who enjoy exploring by boat, Pen Lake offers over 27kms of natural shoreline to be discovered. In addition, Peninsula Lake is connected to Fairy Lake, Lake Vernon as well as Mary Lake; together this chain of lakes in Huntsville grants you access to over 40 miles of boating, an array of services and amenities, sights and so many places to visit. As one of the larger lakes in Huntsville, Peninsula Lake offers marina services, several public boat launch locations, and options for docking your boat if you choose to stop and visit some of the local shops or restaurants.
Residents and visitors of Peninsula Lake will be pleased to know that lake data, water quality, shoreline enhancements and activity are all monitored by the Peninsula Lake Community Association. This group oversees the overall general health and quality of the water by monitoring it regularly, as well as offering support and advice for property owners regarding concerns or questions about the lake. This is a not-for-profit organization and they do appreciate not only financial donations, but also appreciate the time of members who work to keep the waters clean and enjoyable for all who come to enjoy beautiful Muskoka.
When you choose a property on Pen Lake, you can be sure that there will be plenty to keep you busy. Whether you like to cast your line off the end of the dock, relax in the Muskoka room taking in the breathtaking views, boat into the Huntsville Town Docks for dinner and a show or venture to Deerhurst for a round of world class golf and dinner at one of their award winning restaurants. The possibilities are endless, and the memories will be priceless!
Let us be your guide to the lake. If you are considering a home or cottage on Peninsula Lake, we want to help you to find the perfect one. Whether it is a quintessential Muskoka cottage you are looking for, a new build with a view, or a building lot to build your dream we have the knowledge of the lake and the surrounding areas to assist you in finding the one that checks all of the boxes. Come discover Muskoka and see why so many cottages are multi-generational and why guests continue to return year after year.