Lake Manitou facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLake Manitou
Satellite image of Lake Manitou on Manitoulin Island
|Location||Manitoulin Island, Lake Huron|
|Primary outflows||Manitou River|
|Max. length||19.8 kilometres (12.3 mi)|
|Max. width||6 kilometres (3.7 mi)|
|Surface area||104 km² (40 sq mi)|
Lake Manitou is the largest lake on Manitoulin Island in Ontario, Canada. It is the largest lake on a lake island in the world. Since Manitoulin Island itself is in Lake Huron, one of the Great Lakes, Manitou qualifies as the largest "lake in a lake". Lake Manitou has an area of about 104 square kilometres (40 sq mi). It is drained by the Manitou River. There are also a number of small islands in Lake Manitou, making them islands in a lake on an island in another lake.
Manitoulin Island location in the Great Lakes
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