When looking for waterfront cottages for sale in Muskoka, one should consider beautiful Lake Vernon.

A popular destination for cottage seekers, there are often cottages for sale which fit many budgets.  As the demand for cottages and permanent residences continues to increase across Muskoka, Lake Vernon a popular choice due to its proximity to town, diversity in cottage & home styles and topography.  Cottages and homes on the lake tend not to last on the market, so cottage and home buyers should be prepared when they see something of interest.

Lake Vernon, as many lakes within Muskoka, is a popular year round destination.  Close to Arrowhead Provincial Park, the ski hills, snowmobile trails, and hiking trails/snowshoe trails,  the area boasts plenty of activities year round.

Lake Vernon is located in Huntsville, Ontario, a part of the Muskoka region. Part of a chain of 4 lakes including Fairy Lake, Peninsula Lake and Mary lake which combined offer over 40 miles of boating enjoyment.

The lake has a surface area of 1566 ha and a mean depth of 14 meters.  The water level is regulated by the MNR through use of a dam.

Named by surveyor John Dennis after his student assistant Vernon B Wadsworth, the lake was officially opened for settlement in 1868.  Today the community works to preserve and enhance the future health of the Lake and shoreline for generations to come.

Public boat access, can be found at Avery Park Beach and Hutcheson Beach Park.

Click here to view the Lake Data sheet.

Click here for more information on The Lake  Association.

Marina’s on Lake Vernon:

Ruthven Marina

94 Peacock Bay Road, Huntsville.

Take a look at cottages and homes for sale on Lake Vernon.

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