New WCA Member Discounts are Available! Click for more information

Committee News

The Whiteshell Cottagers Association strive to keep on top of the latest issues that directly affect our members. The following collection are some of the issues we’re currently addressing. Let us know what issues are of concern to cottagers at your lake.

October 22, 2019

Whiteshell Flooding Update Oct 22

Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports the water levels on lakes in the Whiteshell area have stabilized at or near record highs for this time of year.  Water levels are expected to slowly decline if no significant precipitation occurs. The full press release is at https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=45986&posted=2019-10-22  

Continue Reading
October 18, 2019

Whiteshell Flooding Update – October 18, 2019

Water levels on all of the lakes in the Whiteshell have begun to recede. The weather forecast shows a system with up to an inch of rain that could possibly hit the area Monday-Tuesday but the forecast seems to be changing day-to-day. Manitoba Infrastructure and Sustainable Development will continue to monitor the situation and will […]

Continue Reading
October 15, 2019 ,

Whiteshell Flooding Update – October 15, 2019

There have been no significant changes since the last report in water levels within Whitesehll Provincial Park they continue to rise and will into the coming days.  Currently there is flooding on Provincial Highway #312, reduced speed and flood warning signs have been posted at the site.  Manitoba Infrastructure and Sustainable Development will continue to […]

Continue Reading
October 12, 2019 ,

South Whiteshell Highway #312 Road Flooding Update – October 12, 2019

There have been no significant changes since the last report, water levels continue to rise and will into the coming days. Currently there is flooding on the eastbound lane of Provincial Highway #312 and flood warning signs have been posted at the site indicating “FLOOD WATER”. Manitoba Infrastructure and Sustainable Development will continue to monitor […]

Continue Reading
October 10, 2019

Winnipeg River Update from Lake of the Woods Control Board

The Lake of the Woods will be discharging its maximum outflow starting Oct 10. Lac Seul outflow is being increased from 550 to 600cms because of the latest precipitation too. Water levels on the Winnipeg River in Manitoba are likely to be slightly lower than the historic high water levels of 1992. The predicted peak […]

Continue Reading
October 10, 2019 ,

October 10 Water Level Update from Manitoba Infrastructure

Several weather forecasts are predicting 50-70 mm (2-3 inches) of rain to hit the Whiteshell Lakes area Thursday through Friday. Many of the lakes are already seeing historically high levels for this time of year and this precipitation will surely cause them to rise further. Manitoba Infrastructure and Sustainable Development will be monitoring the situation […]

Continue Reading
October 9, 2019

Whiteshell High Water Level Photos October 2019

Our WCA Facebook friends have shared some photos of the high water levels this week.  Click the link below to see them and follow us on Facebook to see more. Lake Level Photos Oct 9th

Continue Reading
October 8, 2019

West Hawk Dam / Flooding on Caddy Lake

In light of the recent rains and increased water flows, the Parks and Protected Spaces Branch reminds us that Manitoba Infrastructure is ultimately oversee the operation of Whiteshell Lakes that have control structures.  They have provided the following update. Operation decisions of the Whiteshell Lakes, whether it be removing or adding logs at the control […]

Continue Reading

All News Categories

Barrier BayChristmas feelings loading... ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
More detail on the recently completed Dam reconstruction at Brereton (Posted by Inverness Falls Resort) ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Question from a Cottager –“Hi I have a question. A couple of summers ago at the Falcon Lake Tuesday Market, there was someone selling pickled Spruce Tips. I was wondering if anyone knows who this was and how I could contact her.” ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Question from a Cottager – “Can you please put out a request for info on any cleaning services around West hawk lake?” ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Glen Rogers – “Jessica Lake on Saturday” ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook

Recent Instagram Posts