Otty Lake Association

Coming OLA and Otty Lake Events

Bioblitz ParticipantsEvents to Watch for in 2022

Pitch In - April 17-23, 2022
Shoreline Plant Pickup - Sat. June 11, 2022
Blanket Exercise - Sat. June 25, 2022
AGM - Thurs., July 7 at 6:30 p.m.

Nature Flotilla - Sat. July 16, rain date July 23
Paddle Power - Sun. Aug. 21, 2022
Lake Links - Saturday, October 22, 2022


Pitch InPitch In April 17 - 23, 2022

The snow is receding and all sorts of garbage is appearing along our roadsides.  Can you help to clean up?  Are you able to do your usual road? Please let Elizabeth know Pitch In bags are availalbe and you do not have to pay for disposal.


steeplebushShoreline Plant Sales 2022
Pickup is Sat. June 11

The OLA is partnering with RVCA to offer discounted native plants: elderberry, fly honeysuckle and steeplebush (shown at left). Plants must be pre-ordered and quantities are limited. Pickup day will be June 11 on Mile Point Road. More information on ordering is coming soon!

Blanket ExerciseBlanket Exercise
Sat. June 25, 10 a.m.

The Reconciliation Team is organizing this as an outdoor event at a property on Otty Lake, but a rain location iin Peth is being arranged also. "The Blanket Exercise is an interactive educational program that teaches the history of Indigenous peoples in Canada." Barbara and Larry Hills will facilitate. See Kairos website for more. Invitation with more details will be sent to our mailing list.

paddle powerPaddle Power 2022
Sun. August 21, 2022 at 10:45

Site location to be announced closer to the date. All paddle powered vessels and all ages are welcome. We expect drone coverage, weather permitting. Organizers are Ian McDonald and Evelyn Dore.

citizen scienceLake Links 2022
Saturday, October 22

Save the date! It may even happen in person this year!

Recordings from Lake Links 2021 have now been posted on the Lake Links 2021 webpage ( and on Watersheds Canada’s YouTube channel (