Shadow Lake is located in the Kawartha Lakes region in South Central Ontario. Shadow Lake is part of the Gull River system; the river comes down from the North from Moore and Gull Lakes. Shadow Lake drains South into Silver Lake and the Gull River continues down into Balsam Lake. The community of Norland sits near the North end of Shadow Lake, the town of Dongola sits to the East, and Coboconk is nearby to the South along the Gull River.
Shadow Lake creates ideal boating conditions for activities including canoeing, kayaking and sailing.
Shadow Lakes Association Inc. is a cottager’s association which serves the lake.
It is a 2 hour and 30 minute drive from Toronto and a half hour from Lindsay.