Broder 23 (Wolf) Lake

COVID Update:

No lifeguard supervision will take place at municipal beaches. 

Washroom facilities at the following waterfront areas will be open to the public from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, beginning Friday, June 26:
•    Bell Park Main Beach
•    Capreol Public Beach (portable washrooms)
•    Kalmo Beach
•    Meatbird Lake Park
•    Moonlight Beach
•    Nepawhin Lake Park
•    Whitewater Lake Park 

Washrooms will be maintained by Parks Services staff, in line with the Cleaning and Disinfection for Public Settings guidelines set out by Public Health Ontario. The guidelines can be found here:





Quality Characteristics

Spring Phosphorus Results
The 2018 spring phosphorus value for Broder Lake is 5.2 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Broder Lake since 2001 is 5.56 µg/L which is below the Provincial Water Quality Objective of 20.0 µg/L and indicates that this lake is likely oligotrophic.

For more detailed information, download the graph illustrating the spring phosphorus levels in Broder Lake for 2001 to 2018 (PDF 186 KB).

General Information

Broder 23 (Wolf) lake has 1 permanent resident and 1 seasonal/recreational resident

Location & Lake Characteristics
Broder 23 lake is located in Broder township. It has an area of 36.9 hectares and a shoreline perimeter of 5.1 kilometres. View maps of Broder 23 lake.

Watershed Information
Broder 23 lake is located in the East Wanapitei River watershed. For more information on the watershed, please click on the Watershed Map link.

Lake Stewardship
For information regarding the Broder 23 (Wolf) Lake Stewardship group, please click on the Lake Stewardship link.

Biological Characteristics

Fish Species
Broder 23 (Wolf) lake has been stocked with speckled trout (also known as brook trout). For more detailed information on the different fish species found in Greater Sudbury follow the fish link.

Aquatic Insects
For more information about macro invertebrates (aquatic insects), please visit the Aquatic Insects Information section of our website.

Aquatic Plants
There is currently no data for aquatic plants.