Camp 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 Camp Lake is 4.8 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Camp Lake since 2003 is 3.82 µg/L which is well 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 Camp Lake from 2003-2018 (PDF 117 KB).

General Information

Camp Lake has no permanent and or seasonal/recreational residents.

Location & Lake Characteristics
Camp Lake is located in Broder township. Camp Lake has an area of 19.9 hectares and a shoreline perimeter of 3.0 kilometres. The maximum depth is 14 metres. View maps of Camp Lake.

Watershed Information
Camp Lake is located in the Panache Watershed. For more information on the watershed, view the Watershed Map link.

Lake Stewardship
For information regarding the Lake Stewardship groups in Greater Sudbury or for information on how to start your own lake association, view the Lake Stewardship link.

Biological Characteristics

Fish Species
For more information, view the list of Camp Lake's documented fish species.

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

Aquatic Plants
There is currently no data for aquatic plants.