About Us

Overview

Lake Manitou is the largest lake of the 108 lakes on Manitoulin Island with a surface area of approximately 104 sq. km or 40.5 sq. miles.  It also can lay claim to being the largest lake on a freshwater island in the world.

The Lake Manitou Area Association (LMAA) was established in 1993 and currently has 238 members.

Mission Statement

The LMAA is a non-profit voluntary organization dedicated to preserving the environmental integrity of the waters of Lake Manitou, its feeder streams, and outgoing rivers and partner lakes.

Joining FOCA

One of the first orders of business that the LMAA under took was to become a member of the Federation of Ontario Cottagers' Associations.  This has proven to be very beneficial.

News & Events 9/28/2018

Information Night - Past Topics

Although the LMAA Information Night event was not held in 2018, we have compiled a historical list of topics covered in past events. Please click this link to view the list.

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Local News 5/24/2019

PENTTI ARNOLD PALONEN

PENTTI ARNOLD PALONEN Pentti Arnold Palonen passed away peacefully at home in his 76th year on Saturday, May 20. He will be sadly missed by his beloved wife of 50 years, Penny (Schell). Pentti leaves behind son Mark (wife Marcia) and granddaughters, ...

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