About Shores on Cowan

Shores On Cowan, Cowan Lake is the perfect place for people who love the tranquility of nature and the great outdoors. Nestled in a richly diverse ecosystem where rolling parkland transforms into a majestic boreal forest; a cottage at Shores On Cowan is sure to provide you with year-round enjoyment and relaxation. Cowan Lake and Area is the ideal location for naturalists and outdoor sporting enthusiasts. This area is abundant with recreational waterways (creeks, rivers, ponds, lakes), numerous trails, and guided experiences.

The town of Big River is only 15 km away from Shores On Cowan and is easily accessible by boat or by road. Within this quaint community, you will find everything from grocery stores to golf courses. Whether you’re interested in a retirement property or a recreational paradise, Shores On Cowan has something for everyone!

Unique Features

Shores on Cowan

  • Open year-round to cottage owners
  • Faces SW, nice southerly exposure and beautiful sunsets
  • Public sandy beach, boat launch and seasonal marina
  • Just off Highway #55, paved highway to the development
  • Progressive elevations throughout the development allow breathtaking views from most lots
  • Large lot sizes offer space for everything you need.
  • Many lots are ideal for walk-out basements, raised decks featuring amazing sunset views, Gazebos, hot tubs and hobby shops.
  • All lots have electricity and telephone service to the property line.

Cowan Lake

  • Quadding and Sledding Trails/Rallies
  • Well known for it’s excellent fishing
  • Cowan Lake; 56 km long and 0.8 km wide
  • Numerous Outfitters in the area
  • Crown Reserve Forest land located across from the development
  • Natural attraction for wildlife, big game and migratory birds
  • Same topography, flora and fauna as Prince Albert National Park
  • Motorized watercraft allowed, with no restrictions
  • Spring fed lake; water levels remain consistent year to year

Big River

  • Big River, a thriving town, is 15 km away from Shores On Cowan
  • Accessible by road or water (boat launch and dock at the end of Main Street)
  • Medical, police and fire services
  • Schools, financial institutions, lumber yards, grocery stores, spa’s
  • Numerous restaurants
  • Golf course and Ski Resort nearby
  • Polar Bear swim and ice fishing derby
  • Famous Ness Creek Festival nearby

What makes Shores on Cowan GREAT?