Canoe Annapolis County

Route 16 – Waterloo and Shannon Lakes

Record #: MCA0382
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019
Last Full Update: 08 Feb 2018


Located In Springfield (Anna. Co.)
Where To Find Us
Access: Portage 1 (Shannon Lake)
Route 10
Springfield (Anna. Co.)
Other Site Locations Access: Bridge at Bezant Lake Brook (for Waterloo Lake)
Route 10
Springfield (Anna Co.)
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Areas Served Annapolis County

Description & Services

Information The route consists of two narrow, relatively sheltered lakes, that are not connected by a watercourse or portage, requiring a separate launch into each.  
Waterloo Lake, the more developed of the two, offers impressive pine and hardwood stands, islands and large boulders to explore.  
Shannon Lake is quite narrow and deep, and also has many large boulders along the shoreline. It is the more secluded of the two lakes, with no cabins, and many varieties of waterfowl.  
Both lakes offer sandy beaches and an opportunity for swimming at their northern ends. 
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