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Bearskin Lake
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Location Kenora District, Ontario
Coordinates 53°44′40″N 91°41′31″W / 53.74444°N 91.69194°W / 53.74444; -91.69194
Part of Hudson Bay drainage basin
Primary inflows Morrison River
Primary outflows Morrison River
Basin countries Canada
Max. length 10.4 km (6.5 mi)
Max. width 5.2 km (3.2 mi)
Surface elevation 249 m (817 ft)

Bearskin Lake is a lake in Kenora District in northwestern Ontario, Canada. It is in the Hudson Bay drainage basin.

The main inflow is the Morrison River at the south. Two other unnamed inflows are at the south (east of the Morrison River) and southeast. The major outflow, at the north, is also the Morrison River, which flows via Sachigo Lake, the Sachigo River and the Severn River to Hudson Bay.

The lake was the original home of the Bearskin Lake First Nation until it moved to Michikan Lake, 50 kilometres (31 mi) to the northeast, in the 1930s.

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