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West Bay Landfill Information
5409 Haliburton Lake Rd, Eagle Lake, Ontario, K0M 1M0
Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday & Holiday Mondays: Noon-8pm
Thursday, Sunday, & Holiday Mondays: 10am-5pm
Open on the following holidays only if they fall on a Monday or a regularly scheduled day: Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Civic Holiday, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, Boxing Day. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day. More Information.
Percy Lake Fish
Information from wofgpa.org. Read more about 2019 fishing season limits.
History of Percy Lake
In the early 1800’s, Percy Lake was one of many, many lakes in “Upper Canada” or “Canada West” that was known as Pine Lake.
In 1859, the Crown Lands Department in Canada advertised a block of land for sale in the District of Haliburton. The purpose for the sale of the land was to promote rapid settlement of the newly created townships in the District through private enterprise. The townships included in the sale were Dysart, Dudley, Harcourt, Gilford, Harburn, Bruton, Havelock, Eyre, Clyde, and Langford.
In 1861, the land was purchased by a group of English gentlemen, headed by the Honourable Mr. Justice T.C. Haliburton, and the Canada Land and Emigration Company Limited was formed under the laws of Great Britain in 1862. Percy Lake, as well as Kingscote Lake and Farquhar Lake, were named after principles in the company (reference: Early Days in Haliburton by H.R. Cummings). Continue Reading…