Ootsa Lake Outhouses

Recipient: Lakes Outdoor Recreation Society
Amount: 18728
Date: 2023-03-30
Areas: Burns Lake and Southside
Sectors: Recreational-Social
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: The Ootsa Lake campground is currently being expanded by 20 sites, due to increased demand. Tourists and locals will now have alternative sites to camp at during the peak season. The grant funds will be used to install three outhouses, including one wheelchair accessible outhouse at the expanded campsite.

Well, this success story throws back a little bit. We started planning for the expansion at the Burns Lake Public Library in the early 2000's. It was an ambitious project - double the size of the library!! The board...

~Burns Lake Public Library