For Sale, For Rent, For Trade, For Free, Wanted

  • Members of the GL Association can list here at no cost items or services they wish to buy, sell or barter. This includes advertising to sell/rent cottages.

Non-members may advertise at a minimal cost (cottages / land for sale: $100.00 for 3 months.  Advertising of rental of cottage:  $50.00 for the season.  Other items for sale – $10.00 for 3 months. Services for hire – $100.00 for one year.)  There will be no charge for items that you wish to make available for free.

To advertise, please submit your request and description of goods or services to Paul Butler



For Sale June 30, 2021

Used Snowmobile suit approx boys size 12 & new mitts.

Price $10.00 for set.

Contact:  Don or Jan Poole at or 819-671-1034

For Sale June 14, 2021

Link Logs – $10 – $15 per piece or Best Offer  for the lot

Each log is handcrafted and constructed of a lightweight aggregate material, reinforced with rebar.
These logs can be used for surrounds for fire pits or shrub boxes as well as landscaping retainers.

Contact:  Don or Jan Poole at or 819-671-1034

3 Cast Iron Frying Pans – $10 or Best Offer- Great for cook-outs and on an open fire at the cottage.

Steel wool to clean up.

Contact:  Don or Jan Poole at or 819-671-1934

3 Squash Racquets  – $5.00 each



Contact:  Don or Jan Poole at or 819-671-1034

For Sale – 1 boys snowmobile suit (approx size 12) & new mitts $10.00 set

Contact Don or Jan Poole at or 819-671-1034


June 12, 2021 – Wanted – 15-20 HP Out board Motor.

I’m looking for a larger motor for our fishing boat. Please contact Neil at or 613-878-6471 if you have something in this range. I have an 8 HP Yamaha outboard motor in very good shape that could be part of any deal.


June 11, 2021 – Wanted – fishing boat

John Miller
Wanted: 14-16 foot aluminium boat.  Motor not required.  Must be seaworthy but not necessarily pretty.
Contact John Miller. 343-998-1195

June 4 2021

Looking for a French tutor at the lake for 2-4 hours a week this summer for a 8 and 11 year old at the lake.  The goal is to improve conversational French.    Hopefully it can be done mostly outdoors with the goal of increasing vocabulary and proficiency.  We would pay an hourly wage that could be negotiated.
We are looking for someone over the age of 16 proficient in conversational French.  Advantages could include knowledge and vocabulary in biology (trees, birds and anything forest related), hockey (Jets and Sens in particular….Leafs fans will potentially not be considered), geology (anything rock related) and geography.
If anyone is interested, they can send an email to We have a place on Vipond Road about a 1 km away from the narrows.


May 25,2021 – Wanted – Cottage Rental August

Family of four is looking to rent a cottage on Grand or Dam lake 1st two weeks of August. Road access is a must.

May 15,2021

Yard Work Help Wanted – Student, teen, any ….  $20 per hour light outdoor work

Help needed with light yard work to open cottage for the season – raking, clean up, sweeping, wood gathering, boat prep, setting up patio/porch, gardens  etc.  Can start right away.

Contact Dorothy at 613-447-1519

Housework Help Wanted – Student, teen, any ….  $20 per hour  indoor  work

Help needed with indoor  work to open cottage for the season – Washing, cleaning, window cleaning,  set up, kitchen, bathroom, cabins, beds  etc  Can start right away.

Contact Dorothy at 613-447-1519


May 12, 2021

Wanted –  Does anyone know of someone in the hedge/tree trimming business?

Our hedge is 18 ft tall and about 60+ ft long so special equipment would be required.
If so please contact Don or Janice Poole at email: or call at 819-671-1034.
Our address on Grand Lake is 301 Chemin du Barrage.


Don & Jan Poole


Wanted –  
Looking to rent or purchase cottage on Grand Lake.

Please email



Nov 19, 2020


It is with heavy hearts that David and I have decided that the time has come to say good-bye to our slice of paradise😔😔 at 87 Crouch Rd.
Absolutely MAGICAL!!
It is almost 2 acres in size with many varied corners and secret places to explore!
A very unique and rare property indeed!
We are offering it to you, our GLA neighbours (and any of your friends who may be interested in buying),  first dibs to purchase it!

We want a family who will value this magical Grand Lake as we do. Most of all, we want a family who will love and care for this unique and rare cottage property as we have! You are among those who are the first to be aware of this buying opportunity. Don’t miss your chance!

ASKING $685,000   (At  this time  it is a PRIVATE SALE with NO REALTOR FEES)

SERIOUS BUYERS ONLY can book an available time   slot  to view winterized Post & Beam. Lakeside buildings are three-season and are closed for the winter.
Many PHOTOS and virtual  TOUR available on request .
Call 613-866-5092
IT WILL BE ON MLS WITH AN AGENT after Nov 25th., if it doesn’t sell before that date.





Living Space Above Boat Slip



Sept 10, 2020

Twin box spring and mattress with folding cot for sale.
Janice Dempsey
187 H-Vipond Road
Used but in good condition





Sept 7, 2020

FREE Kitchen Base Unit,  height of 1950’s style, free to a good home, great for a bunky.





July 16, 2020


2006 Echo classic rowing shell
Only used on Grand Lake
Carbon fiber oars
Still being built in Maine, USA
Great exercise, stable,
Diane Grahovac 412-916-6372
Let me know if you need more details, thanks




July 5, 2020


Looking for landscaping/property maintenance person or team to do small
projects around cottage and shoreline and bi-annual seasonal clean ups.
Email Pam at



June 15, 2020

Free floating boathouse for small boat. Some of the wood is getting a bit soft but still has some life in it. Tow it home!
We’re located at 69 Avon, the south-west corner.
Trevor Boicey

June 13, 2020


Family of 5 looking for a 4 season cottage , 3 bdrms + or with room to expand.

Please contact Caitlin: or  613-864-0253.



May 9, 2020

Hand made TNT wood sit on floor speedboat with 25HP Yamaha 4-stoke and trailer. Needs a new battery.
$4000.00 OBO
George Addy

August 5, 2019

Hello fellow Grand Lake neighbours!
We are a family with three teenage daughters looking for a small sailboat to use on the lake (topaz, taz, laser, hoby). Please get in touch with us directly if you have something along those lines that you are looking to sell! Thanks!
The Petits


August 3, 2019


June 16, 2019

Keys Encore 1500 treadmill, 2.5 HP motor, 0.6 to 10 MPH, incline 0-12 degrees, foldable, with 3 pre-set and 6 custom programs.  Priced to sell at $95.  You must pick it up from our basement.

contact Helen at


May 28, 2019

  1. SOLD Mercury 9.9 HP  outboard motor. $500.00
  2. Mercury 3.3 HP outboard motor. $350.00
  3. Electric snow blower (like new used twice) $125.00

Contact Paul Methot 613-295-6650


May 14, 2019
Help Wanted
We sporadically need help at our cottage on Grand Lake, mostly on week-ends, to conduct general maintenance duties such as raking leaves, removing dead woods, rocks and basic cleaning.   The hourly rate,  based on experience, varies from $14 to $20/hr. If you are interested, send me an email at