Sturgeon Lake (Northwestern Ontario) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSturgeon Lake
|Location||Kenora and Thunder Bay Districts, Ontario|
|Primary outflows||Sturgeon River|
|Max. length||59 km (37 mi)|
|Max. width||7.5 km (4.7 mi)|
|Surface area||300 km2 (116 sq mi)|
|Shore length1||284 km (176.5 mi)|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
Sturgeon Lake is a lake in the Kenora and Thunder Bay districts in northwestern Ontario, Canada. The lake has many bays and arms, and is drained by the Sturgeon River. It has a shallow V shape, with one arm beginning near O'Briens Landing and extending 35 km (22 mi) north-east to Sturgeon Lake Narrows at the vertex of the "V", and the second arm continuing from there another 24 km (15 mi) north to a point 6.5 km (4.0 mi)south of Savant Lake. Savant Lake (Sturgeon Lake) Water Aerodrome is located on the lake.
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