Muskoka Lakes. Fire Department

Site: Port Carling - Bailey St

Description (Service) The Township of Muskoka Lakes volunteer fire department is on call 24 hours a day to respond to emergency situations. The fire chief and fire fighters are trained in medical first response, auto extrication and water, ice and winter rescue. 
The Township is served by 10 Fire Stations. See website for addresses. 
The Township has a Mutual Aid agreement with Seguin Township and the Town of Huntsville. 
The Township of Muskoka Lakes has identified the following facilities in the emergency plan for use as evacuation centres. 
1. Port Carling Community Centre (Reception Centre & Evacuation/Warming Centre/ Cooling centre) 
2. Torrance Community Centre (Evacuation/Warming Centre/Cooling Centre) 
3. Hekkla Community Centre (Evacuation/Warming Centre/Cooling Centre) 
4. Port Carling Arena (Evacuation Overflow) 
5. Milford Bay Community Centre (Evacuation Overflow & Reception)
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:15 am-4 pm 
Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Muskoka Lakes Township ; Bala Fire Department services Wahta Mohawk First Nation
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or email for information. 
Volunteer Firefighter Application form available or online or by emailing Melissa at
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Port Carling
Address & Map
Muskoka Lakes Municipal Building
1 Bailey St
Port Carling, ON P0B 1J0
View Google Map
Intersection Bailey St and Hwy 118 W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-765-3156 ext 274
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 705-765-3183
Primary Contact Ryan Murrell, Fire Chief; Phone: ext 261; Email:
Alternate Contact Melissa Toner, Administration Assistant; Phone: ext 274
Mailing Address PO Box 129 
1 Bailey St 
Port Carling, ON P0B 1J0

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