2023 Events

Youth Rock Bass Fishing Derby

Saturday, July 8th

Mueller's dock, rain or shine, by the blue boat-shed on the southeast shore at 1020 James Point Road

9:30: Dock talk to go over tournament rules and how to properly identify Rock Bass

10:00: Fishing

12:00: Dock BBQ and weigh-in

Registration and additional information: Ben Mueller at ben.mueller48@gmail.com

Please register by Tuesday, July 4th


Ril Lake Association AGM

Saturday, July 15th

Krawiec's Pavilion at 1123 North Ril Lake Road

10:30 - 11:30

Guest Speaker: Dr. Peter Sale, Muskoka Watershed Council Chair

Topic: How are We Doing at Managing the Muskoka Watersheds?


Benthic Testing

Saturday, July 29th

9:30 - 12:00: Bug counting, hosted by Nancy and David Parsons at 1014 James Point Road


Ril Lake Association 50th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, August 5th


1:00 to 2:45

Hosted by Tracy Norman and Mike Johns at 1122 North Ril Lake Road

  • Social time including children games
  • Lots of food and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Bring your own chair
  • 50/50 Draw: 1 ticket for 2$, 3 for 5$, and 20$ for an arm's length of tickets

2:45 to 2:55 - Stroll 3 doors west where the party continues


3:00 to 4:00

Hosted by Margaret and Mike Fielding at 1114 North Ril Lake Road

  • 3:00: RLA 50th Anniversary Group Portrait
  • 3:15: Official Cake-cutting
  • 3:25: 50/50 Ticket Draw and Announcement of Cast Iron Restaurant certificate winner

8:00 to 10:30

Hosted by Cheryl and Bob Wittick at 1005 Watson Road

(Krawiec's Pavilion at 1123 North Ril Lake Road, if it's raining)

  • Concert by Steeling Time, featuring Jim Tomlinson and Jan Olsson

Sunday, August 6th: Rain date for all 50th anniversary events, except the concert


Ril Lake Sailing Club Regatta

Postponed to Saturday, August 19th

2:00: Race start-time at the east end of the lake

Social to follow, hosted by Jean and Bob Colbourn at 1457 South Ril Lake Road


Shoreline and Road Clean-up

Saturday, August 19th

10:00 - 12:00

Clean-up any garbage or recyclables in the vicinity of your shore or road

Gathered materials are to be dropped off, over the noon hour, at 1014 James Point Road for sorting, tallying, and proper disposal

If you need gloves or garbage bags in advance, please text or call Rachel Parsons: 519.860.8663

Register via the Oceanwise link