The Kawarthas have a total population of 73,000, with the Town of Lindsay being the city centre with a population of 19,000.

Key Towns

The region of Kawartha Lakes is made up of the smaller towns of Bobcaygeon, Fenelon Falls, Lindsay, Omemee, and Woodville. 


The Kawarthas are located in South-Central Ontario, about a 90 minute drive from Toronto. The Lakes help to form the Trent-Severn waterway system that connects Lake Ontario to Georgian Bay.

The Great Outdoors

The Kawarthas are known for their amazing summer atmosphere. There are a number of provincial parks such as Petroglyphs Provincial Park, offering many hiking trails through native rock carvings. There are also an abundance of canoe and kayak routes as well as many sandy beaches.


The Kawarthas are known for their world class finishing. Whether you’re fishing from boat or land, you’re sure to catch something. Walleye, Small and Large Mouth Bass, Muskellunge, Yellow Perch, Bullhead, Sucker, and Carp are just some of the fish you can expect to see and catch while fishing in the Kawarthas. 


The Kawarthas have been called a golfer’s paradise. They offer over a dozen courses both 9 and 18 hole, that are surrounded by lakes, trees and all the beauty the Kawarthas have to offer.