Oliver Reprich Muskoka REALTOR

Bigwind Lake - (Bracebridge)

Bigwind Lake is situated in the geographic township of Oakley east of the Town of Bracebridge. The lake can be accessed by way of Hwy 118 East to Bird Lake Road north to Bigwind Lake Road. Bigwind Lake flows into Wood Lake via East Buck Lake.

Average traveling time from the GTA to Bigwind Lake - (Bracebridge) is 2 hours 10 mins


This Lake
Median Lake
Average Lake
Bigwind Lake Size
108 ha (267 Acres)
The median size lake in our area is 71 ha or 175 Acres (average size 398 ha)
108
71
398
Bigwind Lake max Depth 36 m (118 ft)
The median depth of lakes in our area is 13.5 m or 44 ft (average depth 18 m)
36
13.5
18
Bigwind Lake median Depth8.00 m (26 ft)
8.00
5.2
7
Bigwind Lake Perimeter 8.90 km (5.53 Miles)
The median perimiter of lakes in our area is 3.3 km or 2.05 miles (average Perimiter 3.61 km)
8.90
3.3
4
Bigwind Lake Island/s Perimeter1.30 km (0.81 Miles)
Bigwind Lake Altitude 335 m (1099 ft)
The median altitude of lakes in our area is 290 m or 951 ft (average Altitude is 289 m)
335
290
289
Water Clarity (median 3.2 m) 5.00 m (16ft)
The median Secchi Depth of lakes in our area is 3.2 m or 10 ft (average Secchi Depth is 3 m)
5.00
3.2
3
Percentage of Shoreline which is wetland 7 %
The median Percentage of Shoreline which is wetland of lakes in our area is 9 % (average Percentage of shoreline which is wetland 10.269230769231) %
7
9
10
Phosphorus content in water 5.90 ug/L
The median Phosphorus content in the water of lakes in our area is 8.45 ug/l (average Phosphorus content 9.1030769230769 ug/L
5.90
8.45
9
Watershed Area feeding the Lake (excluding lake)4.4 km2 (1087 acres)
Lake Trout found in LakeYes
Drainage BasinSouth Muskoka River
Percentage of Shoreline which is Crown Land50 %
Bigwind Lake is in the District ofMuskoka -
Bigwind Lake is in the Municipality ofBracebridge -
Bigwind Lake is in the Township ofOakley
Shoreline Developmentlow; shoreline residential, recreation camp
Public Access to Bigwind Lakepermitted: Hwy 118 E, to Bird L Rd, then Bigwind L Rd
Water Level Managementnot regulated
Major Fish Species in Bigwind Lake (I 1998), (I 2014), (S), (R)
Other Fish Species in Bigwind Lakegolden shiner, , lake chub, , creek chub, , fathead minnow, bluntnose minnow, northern redbelly dace,
Other Species in Bigwind Lakenorthern clearwater crayfish
Number of Cottages on Lake38
Notes: E: extirpated, I: introduced – intentional or accidental, O: occasional, R: remnant, S: currently stocked, ?: status uncertain, 2009: year of first record or introduction if known, blank: presumed native
Much of the above data for Bigwind Lake is compliments of the Muskoka Water Web maintained by The District Municipality of Muskoka

Topographical Map of Bigwind Lake in Bracebridge

Topographical Map of Bigwind Lake in Municipality of Bracebridge and the District of Muskoka

Legend

Building as Symbol on Topo map of Bigwind LakeBuildings surrounding Bigwind Lake
Building to Scale on Topo map of Bigwind LakeBuildings surrounding Bigwind Lake
Conservation Area on Topo map of Bigwind LakeConservation Area surrounding Bigwind Lake
Contour on Topo map of Bigwind LakeContours of land surrounding Bigwind Lake
Index_Contour on Topo map of Bigwind LakeIndex Contour
Rapids on Topo map of Bigwind LakeRapids
Spot Height on Topo map of Bigwind LakeSpot Height
Water Falls on Topo map of Bigwind LakeWater Falls
Water_Falls or Rapids on Topo map of Bigwind LakeWater Falls/Rapids
Waterbody Elevation on Topo map of Bigwind LakeWaterbody Elevation
Watercourse on Topo map of Bigwind LakeWatercourse
Wetland on Topo map of Bigwind LakeWetland surrounding Bigwind Lake
Wooded Area on Topo map of Bigwind LakeWooded Area surrounding Bigwind Lake

Zoning Map of Bigwind Lake in Bracebridge

Zoning Map of Bigwind Lake in Municipality of Bracebridge and the District of Muskoka

Legend of Bracebridge Zoning Map - Bigwind Lake

     SR1 - Shoreline Residential 1
     EP1 - Environmentally Protected 1
     RU - Rural
     RR - Rural Residential
     OP1 - Open Space 1
     OP2 - Open Space 2
     OP3 - Open Space 3
     R1 - Residential

Crown Land Map of Bigwind Lake in Bracebridge

Crown Land Map of Bigwind Lake in Municipality of Bracebridge and the District of Muskoka

Legend for Crown Land Map

     Private Land surrounding Bigwind Lake - (Bracebridge)
     Provincial Park surrounding Bigwind Lake - (Bracebridge)
     Crown Land surrounding Bigwind Lake - (Bracebridge) (General Use)
     Conservation Reserve surrounding Bigwind Lake - (Bracebridge)

Lake Contour Maps showing the depths of Bigwind Lake

Contour Map of Bigwind Lake in Municipality of Bracebridge and the District of Muskoka

This map is courtesy of Gps Nautical Maps and you can purchase this map as an app from GpsNauticalCharts.com
All measurements of the countour map showing the depths of Bigwind Lake are in feet.

Cottages for Sale on Bigwind Lake - (Bracebridge)

Sorry no cottages for sale at the moment on Bigwind Lake




Cottages for Sale close to Bigwind Lake

Cottage for Sale on Clear Lake
$ 1 170 000
3 Bedrooms       2 Bathrooms
Cottage for Sale on Muskoka River
$ 729 000
3 Bedrooms       1 Bathrooms
Cottage for Sale on Black River
$ 499 000
         
Cottage for Sale on Tackaberry Lake
$ 349 000
         
Cottage for Sale on Prospect Lake
$ 1 695 000
         
Cottage for Sale on Healey Lake
$ 799 000
         

Lakes nearby

Hart Lake - in Bracebridge - 1 km away
Bird Lake - in Bracebridge - 1 km away
Pine Lake - in Bracebridge - 1 km away
Saw Lake - in Bracebridge - 1 km away
East Buck Lake - in Bracebridge - 2 km away
Leech Lake - in Bracebridge - 2 km away
Clear Lake - in Bracebridge - 2 km away
Crosson Lake - in Bracebridge - 2 km away
Little Leech Lake - in Bracebridge - 2 km away
West Buck Lake - in Bracebridge - 2 km away
Wood Lake - in Bracebridge - 3 km away
Tee Lake - in Bracebridge - 3 km away
Spring Lake - in Bracebridge - 4 km away
Heeney Lake - in Lake of Bays - 5 km away
McKay Lake - in Bracebridge - 5 km away
Prospect Lake - in Bracebridge - 5 km away
Circular Lake - in Lake of Bays - 5 km away
Tackaberry Lake - in Lake of Bays - 5 km away
Healey Lake - in Bracebridge - 6 km away
Dickie Lake - in Lake of Bays - 6 km away
Teapot Lake - in Lake of Bays - 6 km away
North Healey Lake - in Bracebridge - 6 km away
Frau Lake - in Bracebridge - 6 km away
McRey Lake - in Bracebridge - 6 km away
Porcupine Lake - in Lake of Bays - 6 km away
Gartersnake Lake - in Bracebridge - 6 km away
Long Lake - in Bracebridge - 6 km away
Ril Lake - in Lake of Bays - 7 km away
Gordonier Lake - in Bracebridge - 7 km away
Jill Lake - in Lake of Bays - 7 km away
Moot Lake - in Lake of Bays - 7 km away
Echo Lake - in Lake of Bays - 7 km away
Wildcat Lake - in Lake of Bays - 7 km away
Axle Lake - in Lake of Bays - 8 km away
Stoneleigh Lake - in Bracebridge - 8 km away



Previously listed Cottages on Bigwind Lake

1087 Watson Road, Baysville, P0B1M0 was previously listed 2021-10-07, mls# 40168417

1008 Muskoka Bob Rd Road Unit# #4, Lake Of Bays, P0A1H0 was previously listed 2021-09-18, mls# 40160304

1013 Ril Cove Road, Baysville, P0B1A0 was previously listed 2021-04-13, mls# 40091475

1004 James Point Road, Baysville, P0B1A0 was previously listed 2021-04-09, mls# 40081307

1315 Ril Lake Road S, Baysville, P0B1A0 was previously listed 2021-03-17, mls# 40073000

0 South Ril Lake Road, Baysville, P0B1A0 was previously listed 2021-03-12, mls# 40074953

N/a South Ril Lake Road, Baysville, P0B1A0 was previously listed 2021-02-26, mls# 40065262

1012 James Point Road, Lake Of Bays, P0A 1H0 was previously listed 2020-03-11, mls# 213328

1012 James Point Road, Lake Of Bays, P0A 1H0 was previously listed 2020-03-11, mls# 214025

South Ril Lake Road, Baysville, P0B 1A0 was previously listed 2019-11-02, mls# 181315

1079 Watson Road, Baysville, P0B 1A0 was previously listed 2019-09-30, mls# 209173

1415 Ril Lake Road S, Baysville, P0B 1A0 was previously listed 2019-08-20, mls# 210309