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Eastern Region

Eastern

Eastern Region

Home to scenic areas such as the Whiteshell and Nopiming Provincial Parks, this predominantly Canadian Shield region is full of lakes, rivers and wild mixed forests. From family-oriented fishing trips to isolated excursions off the beaten path, the Eastern region offers it all.

Signature Species: Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Black Crappie, Mooneye, White Bass

Bloodvein River Lodge

Capacity - 16

One fully modern main lodge with four bedrooms, private baths with showers. Unlicensed dining room with fireplace, conference facilities, guides, boats, nature and Aboriginal culture tours, canoeing. Fishing for walleye, northern pike, catfish, white bass, silver bass and sunfish. Hunting for non-resident bear in GHA 17. American plan and light housekeeping packages.
Open year-round. Accessible by air or ferry service.

Big Woods Wilderness Outfitters

Hunting for non-resident black bear and whitetail deer in GHA 26, upland game bird and waterfowl in GBHZ 3. Fishing.

Splake

With the strength and explosiveness of a lake trout and the elusive nature of a brook trout, the splake is an inspiring species that produces hallmark battles on some of the most attractive fisheries in Manitoba!

Yellow Perch

Catching jumbo perch that easily exceed the 14" mark is an experience that will make you look twice and cause to wonder if that brilliantly coloured, awkwardly proportioned fish is actually real!

Giant Lake Winnipeg Dream Walleyes - Across The Ice Belt TV

Manitoba Hot Bite - Fall Walleyes on the Bloodvein River

Until a few years ago, this tributary of Lake Winnipeg was a fly-in destination only. The recent construction of a permanent gravel road that today reaches as far north as Berens River has created vehicle access to the Bloodvein River Lodge. Located just south of the Bloodvein First Nations Reserve, this little known outpost has quietly...

Cobham River Lodge & Outposts

Capacity - 16

Main lodge with four units and three central washrooms with showers.

Unlicensed dining room, beach, boats, motors, gas, oil, guides, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences.

Outcamp at Acheetamo Lake.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike, perch and whitefish.

Open May to September.

Accessible by air.

Big Eddie's North Country Lodge Inc.

Capacity - 32

Private cabins, full bathroom, hot and cold running water, full kitchen, meals provided, shore lunch.

Boat and motor, life vests, fish cleaning station, satellite phone and Internet available.

Fishing for walleye and northern pike.

Hunting for non-resident bear and moose.

All-inclusive package plans.

Open May to September.

Accessible by air.

Landing strip 3300 ft.

Pontoon Fishing.

'End of the Road' - Manitoba Drive-to Fishing at Q Lake Lodge

Betula Lake Resort

Lakefront air-conditioned cottages, family friendly, fully equipped kitchens, Internet, beach, playground, kayaks, canoes, pedal boats, boat and pontoon rentals, miniature golf, cold beer store, ice cream/pizza.

Fishing on Betula Lake and Fisher Lake, hunting for resident bear in GHA 36, resident deer in GHA 36, resident and non-resident game bird and waterfowl in GHA 36.

Otter Falls Resort

Beautiful Family Friendly Resort with Deluxe Lake Front Cabins!! Indoor Hot Tubs/ Jacuzzi Tubs with Sauna, Seasonal Gas Fireplace, Satellite TV, DVD. Fully Equipped Kitchen, Large Deck over looking the lake with BBQ and fire pit. Pet Friendly Cabins Available.. Smoke Free Resort, A/C units in all cabins..
Amazing getaway for the family or a romantic weekend away from the city hussle. Come enjoy the Stars!!

Fly-in Lodges

Manitoba's fly-in fishing lodges and outfitters are among the best you can find. Use our Lodge & Outfitter finder to help you plan your next fishing adventure!

Hard Water Slabs

Manitoba's ice fishing season is almost on the doorstep, opening a long anticipated opportunity to target a multitude of sought after species, through the confines of a ten inch ice hole. Looking for an epic hard water experience? Check out Jason Mitchell's latest episode where he joins Matt Cornell of Bruin Outfitting & Guide Service, as they target slab crappie in the back country of Manitoba's Eastern Region.

 

Muskellunge

Widely described as the “ultimate” freshwater predator, the allusive muskie could be one of the most actively pursued big game fish species in North America!

One Innovative Guide's Secret to Catching Monster Manitoba Pike

I love to pursue big fish. But “big” is relative to species, and it varies based on region, as well as an individual angler’s experience and opinion. When considering popular gamefish in my home state of Minnesota and neighboring states and provinces, I define a big sunfish as 9 inches or more...

Sandy River Outfitters

Outfitting and guiding service for non-resident bear in GHA 26 and non-resident deer in GHA 28. Specializing in bow, rifle and black powder. American package plans available

Dogskin Lake Lodge & Outposts

Capacity - 48

7 modern private cabins with baths, daily maid service. Dining room, store, boats, motors, gas, guides, tackle, fishing licences, fly-out service.

Outcamps at Mannifrank, North Black, No Name and South Eagle lakes.

Fishing for northern pike and walleye.

Hunting for non-resident bear and moose in GHA 17.

American package plan.

Open May to September. Accessible by air.

Tiger Trout

This half brown trout, half brook trout hybrid has established itself as a top-of-the-food-chain predator that presents one of the most exclusive angling experiences within Manitoba!

Gigantic Lake Winnipeg Walleye - Jason Mitchell Outdoors

Manitoba Species Spotlight: Pounding Shoreline for Endless Smallmouth Bass

Central Guiding Service

Angling adventures for trophy channel catfish and walleye on the Red River. Sturgeon on the Winnipeg River System. Ice fishing adventures on Lake Winnipeg and Big Whiteshell Lake. Hunting for resident deer in GHA 34c. Group outings available. May to March.

Manitoba Hot Bite - Springtime Greenbacks

Greenback walleye on Lake Winnipeg has been synonymous with fantastic fall season and hard water fishing for many years.  Relatively untouched by comparison however, is the massive spring migration of these emerald fish...

Early Ice Fishing Safety Tips

The countdown is on! As temperatures dip below the freezing mark, it won't be long before less sizeable heavily sheltered lakes become covered in ice, initiating the beginning of another hard-water season. Many anglers relish the mild weather and aggressive bites that go hand-in-hand with the transition period commonly referred to as first-ice...

Atikaki Wilderness Camp

Hunting for resident and non-resident black bear and moose in GHA 17 and GHA17A. Fishingfor walleye, northern pike and catfish. Fly out service. Outcamps on Chicken and Artery Lakes, Gammon and Bloodvein Rivers. Boat , motors, gas included.

Common Carp

This Manitoba outcast has gained unquestioned popularity from dedicated global carp anglers and those that are simply looking for a supersized tug!

The Greenback Hunter Fishing Guide Services

Fishing on the Red River, Winnipeg River system, Lake Winnipeg south basin, Red River and Whiteshell Provincial Park areas.

Charron Lake Camp

Fly-in fishing outpost camp with two kitchenette cabins for total capacity of eight people. Boats and motors provided.

George Lake Outfitters & Eight Foot Falls Campground

Deluxe cottage rentals with outdoor hot tubs open year-round on Winnipeg River in Whiteshell Provincial Park. Boat rentals on Winnipeg River and George Lake. Back country camping on George Lake. Campground, canoe and kayak rentals. Guided Smallmouth bass, lake trout and walleye fishing available. Ice fishing packages available. Cargo transport available year-round.

Kick-Off to Open Water Fishing Season in Manitoba

Your guide to early season angling opportunities in the Southern Regions of Manitoba.  Your fishing gear has been meticulously cleaned and organized for weeks now.  No doubt you have equipped yourself with a handful of new and exciting lures and are fully re-stocked with your proven go-to tackle.  Biding your time browsing endless articles and binge...

Miles of Walleyes and Pike in Manitoba

The big pike blasted out of the weeds and T-boned the walleye on Tobias Becker's line right next to the boat. That will get a fisherman's attention. For a few seconds, it looked as if Becker would land both the walleye and the pike—it's happened before—but then the toothy Esox lucius decided something wasn't right and loosened its grip, leaving the walleye...

Trail End Camp & Outfitters

Capacity - 50

Twelve luxury waterfront cabins, with wood stoves, large decks, and TV. Store, boats, motors, fuel, guide service, licences, tackle, bait.

Family-run camp on last point of road access on river, in Whiteshell Provincial Park. Basic rental rates.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye, perch, smallmouth bass, sauger and goldeye.

Hunting for non-resident black bear in GHA 26 and 36, non-resident deer in GHA 26.

Full American hunting packages.

Open March to November.

Accessible by road.

Keep Safe on the Ice in March

Spring is knocking on our door step as the south winds begin blowing in some beautiful temperatures across the province. Some of the best ice fishing can be had this time of year, also known as 'March Madness'. Along with having phenomenal fishing and hot...

Tip-up Ice Fishing for Buffalo Bay Northern Pike

“That must be some fly-in lake?” “You caught all those huge pike in one trip!”  Those are just a few of the comments I hear when showing off pike images from our winter fishing trips. What if I told you that if you truly wanted to catch the pike of your dreams it wasn’t that hard? It isn’t!..

Aikens Lake Wilderness Lodge

Main Lodge ($$$$):
Enjoy the full-service experience of the main lodge and stay in one of our modern two-person suites or one of our luxurious chalets. Fully guided, award-winning service experience. Our all-inclusive Platinum Plan can also be added to your package. Licensed dining room & bar with screened-in deck, beach, guides, corporate meeting facilities, complimentary phone and wireless Internet. Can accommodate groups of 2-32 people.

Nutimik Lodge

Capacity - 62

Deluxe cottages with whirlpool tubs, decks, sunrooms, TV, DVD, satellite, barbecue, wood-burning or propane fireplaces, air conditioner. Two-bedroom modern cottages with TV, DVD, satellite, propane barbecue.

Store, beach, trails, boats, canoes, motors, gas, oil, propane, boat launching, tackle, bait, fishing licences, liquor vendor.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye, goldeye, smallmouth bass, whitefish and yellow perch.

Hunting for waterfowl and upland game bird.

Year-round getaway in Whiteshell Provincial Park.

Drive-To Fishing Made Easy - Trail End Camp & Outfitters

Love "Bites"

 Stress begins to melt the minute you step off the plane and into our untouched wilderness 1,100 km north of Winnipeg. This is about getting away, escaping to heaven on earth. There are no roads. The serenely quiet boreal forest and our wood-fired hot tub will soon soothe your soul in a way you never thought possible.

 

Bear Master Outfitters

Bear Master is an outfitter with approximately 400 miles of exclusive hunting area from Sandilands to Whitemouth lake swampy/boreal forest mix surrounding the St. Labre bog. Lots of beaver dams, creeks, very few roads all the way to northwest angle Ontario border. In St. Labre a few farmers fields makes it ideal for giant trophy bears.

Caribou Country Adventures

Hunting for resident barren ground caribou in GHA 1, at tent camp. Hunting tentatively starts September 1 to 30.

Jackson's Amphibian Lake Lodge

Capacity - 12

One main lodge, four guestrooms with modern shower facilities.

Dining room, lounge, boats, motors, gas, oil, dock, fishing and hunting licences, tackle, bait.

Outcamps at Napigon, Upper, Echo lakes and Sasaginnigak East and West.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike, goldeye and sauger.

Hunting for non-resident moose in GHA 17.

American Plan packages.

Open May to October.

Accessible by air.

Top Drive-to Trophy Walleye Destinations This Fall

The fall season in Manitoba has become synonymous with huge walleye.  Every year hundreds of Master Angler walleye are caught during this period of cooling temperatures, migrating schools, and shorter daylight hours.  While the chances of catching the fish of a lifetime are possible...

Walleye World Campground & Marina

Full service campground. Lake access, boat ramp, 16 boat docks, boating, sailing, swimming, playground, dump station, bird watching, wildlife viewing.

Fishing for walleye and northern pike on Whitemouth Lake.

Lake Sturgeon

“Hooking up on dinosaurs” is an expression that you might be familiar with if you have engaged in an epic angling battle with Manitoba's largest freshwater fish!

Shining Falls Lodge

Capacity - 24

Four fully modern cabins and a main lodge with licensed kitchen. We offer both Housekeeping or American plan packages. Our camp has 24 hour electricity and hot and cold running water with private bathrooms in each cabin.

Fishing for Northern pike and Walleye.

Open May to September.

Only accessible by air.

Brown Bullhead

This pintsized brawler can be a constant catch throughout the open water season and a great angling option for those learning to fish!

Canadian Shield Walleye - Jason Mitchell Outdoors

Manitoba Hot Bite - White Bass Run Frenzy

There are several contenders for the widely tossed around ‘pound for pound’ hardest fighting fish title with the bruiser smallmouth bass usually at the top.  A hugely underrated scrapper, however, is the Lake Winnipeg white bass.  Growing to sizes regularly exceeding 18”...

Hastings Bros. Outfitters

Black Bear hunts with world renowned Hastings Bros. Outfitters. Hastings has been Black Bear Outfitting in Manitoba for over 30 years! Offers first class hunts and accommodations, fishing available. Pick up at James Richardson Airport and return. Hastings is Manitoba's Best!

Whiteshell Outfitters

Hunting for non-resident bear, non-resident deer, and non-resident Timber Wolf in GHA 36.

Whiteshell Outfitters is a small owner operated business in Canada's Precambrian Sheild. We have been guiding non-resident guests since 1981 and specialize in archery. Mike Adey (owner/operator) is an expert in archery and has been bow hunting since 1978.

Our goal is to put you in areas where potential trophy Whitetail Deer, Black Bear, and Timberwolf exist. All while making your wilderness stay in Manitoba enjoyable and memorable.

Eagle Nest Landing

Capacity - 18

Three modern three-bedroom kitchenette cabins with showers, jetted tubs and fireplace. Coffee shop, dock, boat launching, boats, motors, gas, oil, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences, fly-out service, airport limousine. Fitness room, game room and Internet. Fishing for northern pike, walleye, smallmouth bass and goldeye. Located in Whiteshell Provincial Park. Seasonal camping.

Open May to November. Accessible by road.

Quesnel Lake Caribou Lodge

Capacity - 80

11 kitchenette cabins with full bath. Central washroom with flush toilets and additional showers. Outdoor wood-fired sauna.

Banquet & conference meeting facility, boats, motors, gas, fishing licences, bait, ice, campground, beach.

Hunting for resident black bear and waterfowl.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike, yellow perch and smallmouth bass.

Ecotourism in the form of photography, bird watching and boat rentals.

Open May to October.

Accessible by road.

Lake Winnipeg Greenback Walleyes... in May?

The famous Manitoba fall run of greenback walleye is well documented and anticipated every year. Targeting massive schools of these emerald giants through Lake Winnipeg ice has also become the stuff of legend. Increasingly gaining in popularity amongst anglers however, is the tail end springtime segment of the migration...

Unreal Bass and Walleye Fishing at Q Lake Lodge - Manitoba Hot Bite

End To End Action On The Ice With Across The Ice Belt TV

Lost Lake Outpost Camp

The inspired, majestic and truly one-of-a-kind Lost Lake Outpost provides you with the "on your own” serenity experience of an outpost. Accommodating groups of four to eight people in the 1,800 sq ft outpost cabin, it is the perfect getaway. Bring your kids, your parents, your extended family, your friends, your company or your customers. Any group is bound to enjoy this luxurious and secluded DIY retreat!

Sauger

This close cousin and miniature version of the legendary “Walleye”, is an adaptable little biter that dwells in many of Manitoba’s productive lake and river fisheries!

Sucker

A long list of catchable sucker species inhabit a large variety of Manitoba’s lakes and rivers, offering a “Grand Slam” of unique angling opportunities!

Gigantic Greenbacks - Manitoba Master Angler Minute

Jackson's Lodges & Outposts

Outposts: Black Currant, Bradburn, Eardley, Echo, Harrop, Headleaf, Kathy, Lewis, Little Sass, Meat, Napigon, Poplar, Red Willow, Upper, Whiskeyjack. Full service lodge: Amphibian Lake Lodge

Amphibian Lake Lodge and Outposts Inc.

Amphibian Lake Lodge is located 150 air miles northeast of Winnipeg and 110 air miles north of our air base in Lac du Bonnet. Built in 1989 and located on the Pigeon River this camp is remote, being the only camp in the area.

Endless Options for Angling Excellence: Your Guide to Manitoba's Regional Fishing Opportunities

With six unique and geographically distinct tourism regions within our provincial borders, Manitoba offers convenient access to a wide selection of extraordinary landscapes, remarkable destinations, and some of the most...

Freshwater Drum

Locally identified as the “Silver Bass”, this distinctive prowler of popular big lake tributaries is a known source of plenty of relentless shallow water quarrels!

Eagle Nest Lodge

Capacity - 40

Five modern cabins with tubs and showers and fireplaces, satellite phones and TVs. Licensed lounge with fireplace, fitness/game room, conference facilities, Internet access, beer and liquor vendor for registered guests, boats, motors, gas, guides, dock, fish and game processing, tackle, bait, fishing and hunting licences, fly-out service, airport limousine. Fishing for northern pike, walleye and smallmouth bass. All-inclusive American package plan. Located in Whiteshell Provincial Park.
Open May to October. Accessible by boat or float plane.

K.C.'s Outfitting

Hunting for resident and non-resident deer and bear in GHA 35 and 35A, upland game bird and waterfowl. Archery or rifle hunters welcome. Wildlife photography in southeastern Manitoba available. Lodge accommodation for eight people.

Top Manitoba Bass Destinations

Manitoba may not immediately come to mind when talking about smallmouth bass. The big three of walleye, lake trout, and northern pike receive most of the press around these parts. World-class channel catfishing and stillwater trout fisheries are also highly regarded in this province, and rightfully so. But in the ever-growing global obsession...

Manitoba Species Spotlight: Tip-up Giants

Master Hunter Minute: Canada Geese

Canada goose in flight against blue skyManitoba is no stranger to the constant streams of migrating geese that seasonally crowd the open skies. Nor is it unusual to observe a massive volume of greater and lesser Canada's invade the endless tracts of fields and wetlands throughout our provincial boundaries.

Crowduck Lake Camp

Capacity - 28

Seven modern kitchenette cottages with tubs, showers and brick fireplaces.

Store, beach, boats, motors, gas, oil, dock, fish processing, tackle, fishing licences, liquor vendor for registered guests.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye, smallmouth bass, tullibee and perch.

Open May to October.

Accessible by boat and 2 mi. jeep trail.

Eastern Region Lunker Smallmouth Bass

Smallmouth bass fishing in the Eastern Region of Manitoba is phenomenal. Trophy class fish can be caught in plenty of lakes in both Nopiming and Whiteshell Provincial Parks. Watch as Jay Siemens...

Species Spotlight - Praise to the Unsung Drum

Meet the Freshwater Drum or commonly known by its local alias, the Silver Bass.  A unique species that shares close ties to its saltwater cousins and a distinct facial exterior that resembles the sought after Redfish from the deep south. An even closer look at Mr. Drum will often reveal a striking appearance of subtle blues, bronze and pinks that jump out of...

White Lake Resort

Capacity - 60

Deluxe cottages in the heart of Whiteshell Provincial Park, fully modernized to rustic, some with jacuzzi tubs, satellite/DVD, air conditioning, barbecues, wood stoves and fully equipped kitchens. Fully licensed dining seats 45, licensed patio seats 24.

Grocery store, laundromat, boat/pontoon rentals, gas, propane, tackle, bait, licenses, beach and boat launching, sandy beach, Rainbow Falls nearby.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye and smallmouth bass.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

Giant Channel Catfish - Manitoba Master Angler Minute

Bows, Bears & Bucks Outfitting

Non-resident black bear and whitetail deer hunting in GHAs 26 and 36. Specializing in bow, rifle and black powder. American package plans available.

Rock Bass

This red-eyed menace offers an aggressive bite that seldom decelerates and is regularly found in several fisheries throughout the southern regions of Manitoba!

'The Aikens Experience' - Manitoba Fly-In Fishing at Aikens Lake Wilderness Lodge

Wilderness Camping for Crappies in Whiteshell Provincial Park

Located in the southern part of Manitoba's Eastern Region is the Whiteshell Provincial Park.  Often described as an angler’s paradise, it is home to a wide variety of trophy-sized fish.  I spent three days fishing and camping in designated spots among the many islands throughout South Cross Lake, Caddy Lake, and Falcon Lake...

4 Top Spots for Manitoba’s Giant Winter Walleyes, Pike and Lakers

Waters in the continental United States that offer ice anglers a genuine shot at truly huge predator fish are few and far between; but make a quick skip across the border into Manitoba and the opportunities to target hulking walleyes, massive pike or titanic lake trout are seemingly limitless...

Lake Winnipeg Outfitters

Lake Winnipeg Outfitters Provides charter fishing trips and tours on Beautiful Lake Winnipeg on the open water and the hard water.

Boot Hill Hunt Club

Established in 1984, Boot Hill Hunt Club has provided premier whitetail deer outfitting services in the Agassiz/Whiteshell region of Manitoba for over 30 years. Our experienced team is dedicated to ensuring your hunting trip is an adventure that is memorable, exciting and rewarding!

Gafka Farms Outfitting

Hunting for upland game bird and waterfowl in GHA 25-25B, 34/34A and 35 within GBHZ 3 and 4.

Giant Pike on the Fly

Check out Uncut Angling's epic adventure to Manitoba's Northern Region. Aaron Wiebe and Jon B from 'Fishing The Midwest' sight cast for monster northerns and a few bonus lake trout in gin clear water!

Trophy Greenbacks - Fish Addictions TV

Huge Smallmouth Bass Fishing - Manitoba Master Angler Minute

Giant Walleyes on Lake Winnipeg

There’s no forgetting the first appearance of an emerald-hued greenback on your line, flipping its massive head side-to-side like an enraged bull. This is  no golden-tinged, cookie-cutter “pickerel” that’s typical of so many Canadian waters. You’ve hooked into the Incredible Hulk unleashing a torrent of rage and power! That Manitoba’s Lake Winnipeg hosts behemoth walleyes is no surprise...

Burbot

The burbot may easily acquire the most votes for the “least likely to take home” award, but it’s an angling opportunity that can offer a whole lot of “wow” factor!

Kendall Pointe Lodge

Trail End Camp & Outfitters has added Kendall Pointe Lodge to the family and is extremely excited to offer our patrons and past Kendall clients a new remote unforgettable experience with the same professional care you have came to know.

Top 5 Reasons to Ice Fish in Manitoba

Manitoba welcomes you to our hard water world. Come see why thousands of ice fishing fanatics descend on our province every winter to drop a line. There are many reasons to visit but we have narrowed it down to the Top 5. Hopefully this list helps to convince you to choose Manitoba for your next ice fishing adventure.

Species Spotlight - Chasing the Colossal Crappie

The fascination with Black Crappies is a growing trend that has been firmly planted throughout North America. This panfish gem is the focused subject of numerous tournaments, television shows, web sites and countless “how to” articles, all purposely developed for this rising star and for the immense surge of dedicated anglers that target them...

J. & D. Jumbo Outfitting

Non-resident, rifle and archery black bear and whitetail deer hunting. Resident moose hunting. Fishing for walleye and northern pike. Boats, motors and canoes available.

Lake Winnipeg Greenbacks - Fish Addictions TV

Bucket List Fishing Trips: Your Guide to Fly-In Fishing in Manitoba

A fly-in fishing trip to the remote areas of Manitoba’s Northern and Eastern Region has always been revered as a bucket list experience. Host to a long list of unique locales, Manitoba is recognized as “the” place to fulfill one’s enduring angling dream. Longstanding operators and renowned...

Silver Birch Resort & Outfitting Ltd.

Capacity - 36

Seven modern LHK kitchenette cabins with showers.

Store, beach, boats, motors, gas, oil, boat launching, tackle, bait, fishing and hunting licences.

Hunting for non-resident bear and deer in GHA 35.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

Top 6 Reasons to Choose Manitoba for Your Next Fishing Adventure

Manitoba is home to some of the best fishing opportunities in North America! Every year, anglers come from far and wide to take advantage of the phenomenal fishing we have in Manitoba.  Our visitors return year after year, with groups spanning multiple generations in many cases...

Giant Northern Pike - Manitoba Master Angler Minute

Bloodvein River Outfitters Ltd.

Hunting for non-resident bear and deer in GHA 34/34B, resident bear and deer in GHA 17, 17A, and 26, upland game bird and waterfowl. Accommodations by advance notice at nearby location. Customized trips arranged on request.

Backcountry Manitoba Crappie - Jason Mitchell Outdoors

Fall Time is Prime Time for Monster Trout

Manitoba offers a wealth of stocked trout fishing opportunities, with almost all of these majestic locations easily accessible by vehicle throughout the entire season. Most of these lakes are open to angling year round due to the fact that trout do not successfully spawn in a good portion...

Largemouth Bass

Manitoba's largemouth bass have established a respectable presence on a few exclusive fisheries and have valiantly acquired the undivided attention of devout bass anglers!

Cisco (Tullibee)

Manitoba's tullibee is a challenging species that often offers fast and erratic encounters with swarming assemblies of finicky followers!

Windsock Lodge

Capacity - 12

Three lakeshore kitchenette cabins with indoor plumbing and central shower. Bedding and cooking utensils provided.

Boats, canoes, motors, gas, oil, dock, boat launching, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences, family activities, guides.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike, smallmouth bass and perch.

Fishing packages available.

Open May to October.

Accessible by road.

Top 5 Early Season Walleye Destinations in Manitoba

Manitoba is stacked with endless lakes and rivers to target walleye.  Anglers can choose to hit a variety of drive-to destinations, ranging from our inland oceans down to small out-of-the-way feeder creeks, and still count on getting bit.  At no time is this most true than in the early part of the open water season.  The post-spawn walleye bite can be...

Great Gray Owl Wilderness Adventure Camp

Capacity - 12

Situated across the lake from Aikens Lake's main camp and nestled in the tall pines, high above its own secluded beach, you will find this magnificent two-story log cabin. It's a unique luxury mini-lodge with full kitchen, four bedrooms, two washrooms, two showers, cathedral ceiling, fireplace, screened-in porch, beach, private sheltered shorelunch area and corporate meeting facilities on site.

Remote Winnipeg River Fishing Getaway - Eagle Nest Lodge

Lake Whitefish

Anglers who eagerly trail this plentiful species are repeatedly handed an unreal angling experience that would make most speculate on whether it actually happened!

Top 7 Reasons to Fish in Manitoba

The Canadian province of Manitoba is, quite simply, a world-class fishing destination. Its countless remote lakes and rivers are home to an abundance of fat walleye, sparkling rainbow trout, record-book northern pike and lake trout, and so much more. Without a doubt, it is one of the best places in North America to catch the fish...

Riverview Lodge

Capacity - 26

Lakefront Deluxe one or two bedroom Cabins with Wood Fireplaces. Jacuzzi Whirlpool Tubs & private Outdoor Hot Tubs, Full Kitchens, Air Conditioned, Flat Screen TV's & Barbecues. Beach with dock space. Canoes, Kayaks and Paddle Boats. WIFI, Shaw TV.
Service in English and Dutch.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye, goldeye, lake sturgeon, smallmouth bass, whitefish and perch.

Open year-round in Whiteshell Provincial Park. Accessible by road.

Ultimate Do-it-Yourself Fly-In Fishing - Jackson's Lodge & Outposts

Rainbow Trout

As a recipient of one of the most recognized stocking and trophy trout programs, Manitoba’s “Bow”, has achieved global recognition for its unbelievable growth rates, signature takes and extraordinary abundance!

Kitchi Island Outposts

Fly-in fishing at Kitchi Island, Longhaul and Longish lakes outcamps. Hunting for resident and non-resident bear and resident moose in GHA 17. Light housekeeping cabins.

Lake Winnipeg Walleye - Jason Mitchell Outdoors

 

 

Species Spotlight - Take Me To The Moon.....eyes!

Those that have spent a great deal of time fishing the waters of the Winnipeg River or have indulged in the age-old trade of fish smoking, are certainly no stranger to Manitoba’s highly prized game fish known as the Mooneye. This shad like species has been a traditional catch for multiple generations and like its close cousin, the Goldeye, it’s a species that has been acknowledged as a favorite Manitoba pastime.

Nopiming Lodge

Capacity - 34

Wilderness, two hours from Winnipeg. Seven modern LHK cabins with kitchenette, showers, dishwashers, lakeview screened decks, gas barbecues, microwaves and satellite TV. Some with hot tubs, air-conditioning, DVD and woodstove.

Store, licensed restaurant, beach, boat, canoes, motors, gas, oil, tackle, dock, sand beach, bait, fishing licences, groomed snowmobile trails, snowmobile rentals, paddleboats, mountain bikes, children's play area, ice fishing packages. Guided snowmobile tours.

Sasa-Ginni-Gak Lodge

Capacity - 54

Six non-modern kitchenette cabins with central showers and toilets and five modern cabins with showers and toilets.

Store, boats, motors, gas, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences, fly-out services.

Outcamps at Charron, Apisko and Keschismeeneko (Cathy's) lakes.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye and lake trout.

Open May to September.

Accessible by air.

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Aikens Lake Wilderness Lodge in Manitoba

Depending on your age, chances are good you stayed up a bit late, even on a school night, to catch David Letterman’s “Top Ten List” part of the show. So, in keeping with the Letterman tradition of revealing the answers beginning at the bottom, let’s get started...

Atikaki Wallace Lake Lodge & Outposts

Capacity - 32

Full service lodge for American plan and housekeeping package. Boat rental, canoe rentals, cell service, wifi internet. Fly in outposts on Carroll Lake, Craven Lake, Obukowin Lake, Gammon River.