The Village of Burk's Falls is located 165 miles north of Toronto on Hwy. 11 corridor between Huntsville and North Bay at the junction of Highways 11 and 520 in the District of Parry Sound. The Village is situated 55 miles south of North Bay and 20 miles north of Huntsville. Burk's Falls is 780 acres with 435 households. [Maps]
Village Utilities: Water services are on a metered basis. Currently we have 2 deep artesian wells with average daily capacity of 120,000 gallons and an average daily consumption of 90,000. Water is provided by two Aquifers, operated by the Ontario Clean Water Agency.
Hydro, supplied by Village partners the Lakeland Power Co. 7200 and 44 KVA lines available.
Natural Gas is within the Village.
Curbside garbage and recycling pick up
Water & Sewer Lines.
Services and Health Care:
Realty, insurance, law, accountants, surveyors, Coin Laundry, Taxi, Parabus, Limo service to Toronto Airport, Gray Coach Bus station, Bus service to Rama Casino, Via Rail, Royal Bank, Kawartha Credit Union, newspaper, municipal utilities, Junior and Senior Public Schools, Health Unit, Medical Centre (24 hour emergency service), Ambulance, Medical Clinic, Physiotherapy, Meals on Wheels, Children's Aid Society, and more.
Groceries, bakery, several restaurants, patio lounges and cafes, pub, gifts, pharmacies, pets, sporting goods, hardware, fashions, hair salons, auto centres, welding, small motor dealers, florist, funeral chapel, variety stores, theatre, art & crafts, car wash, Sears, bowling lanes, and more.
Burk's Falls United Church, Burk's Falls Baptist Church, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, All Saints Anglican Church, Holy Spirit Roman Catholic Church, New Hope Fellowship Pentecostal Church.
Service and Other Clubs:
Lions Club, Legion, Masonic Lodge, Seniors Centre, Minor Hockey, Gentlemen/Old-timers Hockey, Figure Skating, Guides/Scouts, A.A., Agricultural Society, Art Club, Choral Society, Weight Watchers, Theatre Groups, Book Club, Youth Groups, and more.
Leisure & Recreation:
Armour Ryerson & Burk's Falls Arena:
Curling, Minor Hockey, Gentlemen Hockey, Old-timers Hockey, Figure Skating, Art, Craft & Home shows, Dances, Banquets, Fairs and more.
Armour Ryerson & Burk's Falls Union Public Library:
Library books, book lending, study areas, children area, Community Access Program, computers available, copiers, clubs, and more.
Welcome Centre, Fair Grounds and Trails:
Enjoy the Heritage River Walk (Trail Map Click Here), village has access to 500 kms of OFSC snowmobile trails, 2 illuminated ball diamonds, Village Green activities, annual Fall Fairs, Winter Fairs, and more.
Village Groundwater Information Pamphlet
The Heritage River Walk Map and History, Click Here
The Burk's Falls and District Museum
Village of Burk's Falls Demographics
Population in 1996 (1): 986
Population in 1991 (2): 977
1991 to 1996 population change (%) : 0.9
Land area (square km) : 2.82
For Complete Demographics for the Village of Burk's Falls, Click Here.