Lake Panache

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: www.publichealthontario.ca/-/media/documents/ncov/factsheet-covid-19-environmental-cleaning.pdf?la=en


 

 

 


 

Quality Characteristics

Spring Phosphorus Results
The 2017 spring phosphorus value for Lake Panache is 4.9 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Panache Lake since 2001 is 4.9 µg/L which is well below the Provincial Water Quality Objective of 20.0 µg/L and indicates that this lake is oligotrophic.

For more detailed information, download the graph illustrating the spring phosphorus levels in Lake Panache from 2001-2017 (PDF 10 KB).

Report Card
Download or print a detailed copy of the Lake Panache Report Card, which outlines the characteristics and water quality of Lake Panache ( 75.3 KB).

Shoreline Classification Project

For information on the types of shorelines, view your lake's shoreline classification (PDF 641 KB).

General Information

Population
Lake Panache has 45 permanent residents and 470 seasonal/recreational residents.

Location & Lake Characteristics
Lake Panache is located in Dieppe township. Lake Panache is 8034.1 hectares in size and has a shoreline perimeter of 417.9 kilometres. The maximum depth of Lake Panache is 55 metres. View maps of Lake Panache.

Watershed Information
Lake Panache is located in the Panache watershed. For more information on the watershed, visit following link: Watershed Map.

Lake Stewardship
For information about the Panache Lake Campers Association Inc., visit their website.

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

Biological Characteristics

Fish Species
For more detailed information on the different fish species found in Greater Sudbury follow the fish link.

Check consumption guidelines for Lake Trout and Walleye caught in Panache Lake through the Ministry of the Environment's Guide to Eating Ontario Sport Fish.

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

Aquatic Plants
There is currently no data for aquatic plants.