Miles Of Untouched Land

Lake Vernon

One of the four lakes, part of what is known to be the "four lake chain" made up of Mary lake, Peninsula Lake, and Fairy Lake, with over forty miles of beautiful waterfront opportunities and a shoreline brimming with both breathtaking lakefront cottages and untouched land waiting to be developed, Lake Vernon is yet another paradise cottage country location to be found in the Muskoka region.

Beautiful sunrise in autumn in Lake Vernon in Huntsville, Ontario

Lake Vernon Waterfront Cottages Statistics

Average Price $880K
Lowest Price $1
Highest Price $125M
Total Listings 80,046
Avg. Price/SQFT $1.5K

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Lake Vernon Waterfront Cottages 

Real estate in Lake Vernon, Muskoka is made up of many beautiful lakefront cottages, as well as several stunning single-family homes perfect for those looking for a family getaway home, or somewhere quiet to settle down in with one-of-a-kind views. 

With homes settling in at an average cost of about $800,000, you can find your dream lakefront cottage or the perfect piece of land to build your dream cabin on with ease. 

There are countless opportunities for discovering your ideal plot of land meant for your future home to be developed on, or investment opportunities either right on the lakefront or in the wooded areas all around.

Some of the higher priced lakefront cottages in Lake Vernon even offer dozens of acres of privacy surrounding the home, with thousands of square feet of living space and extensive decks to take in all of the panoramic views of the area. 

Even a few of the homes have a beautifully rustic and lived-in feel, with many generations of families creating unforgettable memories all around, taking in the amazing lake views, and even having renovated or remodeled interiors over the years, with little to no maintenance required from new owners. 

Lake Vernon real estate may even come with fully private docks, perfect for those looking for the opportunity for boating along the miles of lakefront including Fairy Lake, Mary Lake, and Peninsula Lake. 

Homes in the area offer the perfect balance between lakeside retreat and charming family home, spacious enough for those looking to grow their families in a permanent home or even as a vacation getaway.

Lake Vernon Area Information

One of the most popular activities in the Lake Vernon area is fishing, with the lake has proved to be bountiful of species of largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, walleye, northern pike, lake trout, and more throughout all seasons of the year.

So whether it's regular boat fishing in the warm spring or summer months, or ice fishing when the lake is frozen over, you won't be at a loss for what to do. Fishing tournaments hosted for all levels are also a common occurrence around Lake Vernon, so lovers of this relaxing pastime have something exciting to look forward to. 

Summers are popular for the several hiking trails in the area, as well as the incredible waterfront activities Cottage Country is so well known for such as kayaking, paddleboarding, sailing, swimming, water-skiing, and much more. 

But not to worry, the winter season comes with its own set of seasonal fun with camps in the area such as Camp Tawingo offering snowshoeing and skiing trails for those looking for adventure in the area. 

With gorgeous beaches and stunning public parks, Lake Vernon makes for the ideal place for families to visit and find a permanent home in year-round. 

FAQs About Lake Vernon

Q: How big is Lake Vernon?
A: Lake Vernon is about 3,780 acres in size, with a maximum depth of 38 meters. The Secchi disk depth, or clarity of the water is three meters, or 10 feet deep.

Q: How far is Lake Vernon from the Greater Toronto Area?
A: Lake Vernon is about two and a half hours north of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).

Q: What kind of species of fish reside in Lake Vernon?
A: You'll find a variety of fish in Lake Vernon including Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Brown Bullhead, Yellow Perch, Rainbow Smelt, Pumpkinseed, Cisco, and more.

Q: Are short-term rentals (AirBnB) available at Lake Vernon?
A: There is a permit required to host short-term rentals at Lake Vernon, as well, all residents and visitors comply with all local bylaws.


Stunning view of vibrant forestry on Muskoka lake waters near a dock

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