Welcome to Rice Lake!
Whatever your vacation dreams are you can catch them all here including hiking, golfing or just taking in the local attractions, historic towns or just the surrounding beauty of the lake . . . it all awaits your arrival!
Rice Lake is part of the international Trent-Severn Waterway System and is 23 miles long and 3 miles across, containing over twenty islands of various sizes. Its name is derived from the extensive wild rice beds that once flourished in its waters at the turn of the century. A very fertile lake, the weeds provide cover and food for the local fish population.
The rolling hills surrounding the Rice Lake community provide beautiful views. Combine a scenic driving tour with a visit to the many historic towns and villages where local artisan studios, antique shops can create an eclectic shopping experience.
Golf enthusiasts will enjoy a choice of many golf courses from challenging to relaxing with wonderful views and vistas. With several forests and conservation parks, the network of trails and parkland offer great opportunities for naturalists, hikers and cyclists. It all awaits you at the lake…come and enjoy! We’d love to have you visit our spectacular area and lake.