(Lake Moraine, source: Getty images)
About 2 million lakes
Canada is known in entire world for holding a record for largest number of lakes making it beautiful piece of land on earth attracting tourists around globe.
· The largest lake in world is the Caspian sea with area of 371,000 square kilometers
· The largest amongst all the freshwater lakes in Canada is lake SUPERIOR covering area of82,414 Square Kilometers
· Lake superior is followed by lake MICHIGAN and the other lakes as per the area covered.
· More than 50% of lakes are suggested to be found in Canada.
Lakes listed in 30 largest lakes located in Canada. (As per World Atlas)
|Name of lake||Location||Area (in km²)|
|Lake Huron||United States, Canada||59,596|
|Great Bear Lake||Canada||31,080|
|Great Slave lake||Canada||28,930|
|Erie||United States, Canada||25,744|
|Ontario||Canada, United States||18,960|