Representing The Brandy Lake Association

Brandy Lake Muskoka

Lake Plan Officially Approved

Brandy Lake received an early Christmas present this week when the Township of Muskoka Lakes (TML) Council unanimously approved the inclusion of our Lake Plan into Draft 5 of the TML Official Plan, which is currently under a full review.  The development and approval of the Lake Plan, and its subsequent recognition by TML Council has been a big initiative of the Brandy Lake Association through its strategic plan. The completion of the lake plan by the BLA and its inclusion in the official plan by TML Council recognizes the unique features of Brandy Lake and the important role that...

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2021 Summer Newsletter

President’s MessageGreetings!  We hope you are all enjoying the current cottage season and are able to spend lots of time at beautiful Brandy Lake. Your BLA Executive continues to be busy working on behalf of all BLA Members.  You will find details of some of the ongoing activities in this newsletter including: water quality sampling programs for 2021; progress on our Lake Plan for Brandy Lake; our plans for social activities for this season during which we continue to deal with COVID 19 restrictions; and a reminder of the Good Neighbour Code that was circulated last season.  We are pleased...

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The Brandy Lake Good Neighbour Code

Brandy Lake is a place that all of us, as summer visitors, cottage owners/families, and full time residents, value greatly. The positive experience we have here are rooted in family, outdoor recreation, and spending time with friends and relatives. The lake is valuable, and maintaining the health of the lake remains a core value for the Brandy Lake Association. We have developed this good neighbour code to help everyone enjoy Brandy Lake for years to come.

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Brandy Lake Association Strategic Plan

Greetings from Brandy Lake!  We hope this finds you and your family safe and preparing for a safe, physically distanced or properly bubbled holiday season wherever you are!  Brandy Lake is fully covered with ice, but it is still very thin in several areas, so we urge extreme caution as always when venturing out onto the lake at this time of year.  Everyone is hoping for a white Christmas, but so far, our snowfalls keep melting with warming weather!  We hope that if you are not already at the lake when you receive this, that you find some time to enjoy winter at the lake over...

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An integrated solution for flooding, economic prosperity in Muskoka

Written by: Kevin TrimbleOriginally published to: https://www.muskokaregion.com It’s time to get serious about getting residents, businesspeople and decision-makers to start building a watershed plan for the Muskoka River watershed. And I’ll tell you why. I can think of no other place in Ontario with a greater connection between socio-economic prosperity and the environmental quality. We assume Muskoka will always be a world-class destination that supports our varied livelihoods, but there is evidence that we can’t keep conducting ourselves the same way we always have. If Muskoka were to...

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Two options to pay your 2021 BLA membership

 

1. Two-year membership ($35 + $35)

2. One-year membership ($35)

 

3 days ago

THERE IS A SECTION OF SOMEONES DOCK WITH A WOODEN LADDER WITH 1 REFLECTOR ON THE SWIM LADDER NEAR THE BAY WHERE THE BOAT LAUNCH IS. IT LOOKS FAIRLY NEW.UPDATE WE HAVE THE DOCK TIED TO A TREE BESIDE OUR DOCK.🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤🚤 ... See MoreSee Less
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3 days ago

goodevening. I lost two of my kayaks.. one is green and one is red.. If anyone has seen floating around. thanks ... See MoreSee Less
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1 month ago

FOUND!!!!One white croc sandal floating in the lake tonight while I was out fishing.Size 7/9It's sitting in the chair on my dock in the south side of Sunset Bay.The dock with the diving board and little red lighthouse.There are no salvage or storage fees owing for this recovery.😉👍 ... See MoreSee Less
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1 month ago

Don't take your non-perishables home but drop them offIt's time for the MLA Food Drive!!August 29 - October 7This year, all donations will be in support of the West Muskoka Food Bank.Bins will be located at the below local business's. We thank you for your continued support.Oliver's Coffee - Bracebridge Oliver's Coffee - Gravenhurst Oliver's Coffee - Port Carling Oliver's Coffee - Bala Glen Orchard General Store Rosseau General Store Spirit Bay Harbour Marina Walkers Point Marina Campbell's Landing Marina SWS Boatworks Muskoka Lakes Marina Hamer Bay Marina Gordon Bay Marina The Cove Marina MLA OfficePlease feel free to contact the office with any questions you may have.Happy Friday!SWS Muskoka Oliver's Coffee Corporation Rosseau General StoreSpirit Bay Harbour Walkers Point Marina Gordon Bay Marine #fooddrive #community #giveback #muskoka ... See MoreSee Less
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1 month ago

Your water testing crew was out this morning. If you’d like to hear more about algae and water quality testing on your lake be sure to register for the virtual AGM August 27th. (Kevin, Paige, Derek, missing are Andy and Phil) ... See MoreSee Less
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