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Western Region

The southwest corner of the province has several fantastic prairie lakes that are comparable to angling opportunities in more well-known areas. This region is also home to the rolling hills of the Turtle Mountains, which has several trophy trout waters located amongst them.

Signature Species: Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Sunfish, Yellow Perch, Walleye

Coordinates: 
-101.3544,49.0163 -101.5082,50.6843 -100.0854,50.7121 -100.0305,50.7608 -98.7286,50.7469 -98.6407,50.6286 -98.5583,50.4645 -98.5419,50.3840 -98.5968,50.3560 -98.5858,50.2613 -98.4045,50.1769 -98.5172,50.0942 -98.5117,50.0342 -99.1489,50.0395 -99.1447,49.3018 -99.0857,49.2857 -99.0843,49.2319 -99.1805,49.2239 -99.1763,49.0009 -99.8492,49.0000 -100.9657,49.0000 -101.3557,49.0009
Hunting Description: 

Western Region

This Western Region presents unique hunting options among an assortment of distinctive terrains. Expansive farmland, mixed-grass prairie, sprawling bluffs, rolling hills and a plethora of prairie potholes distinguishes this southwest region. A variety of well-known big game and game bird options exist throughout its limits, while the region is also recognized as a renowned waterfowl destination.

Signature Species: Whitetail Deer, Elk, Black Bear, Coyote, Wild Turkey, Ducks, Geese, Sandhill Cranes Grouse, Partridge

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...

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.

Trophy Rock Bass Fishing - Manitoba Master Angler Minute

Al MacCarthy's Guiding and Outfitting

We are a family owned and operated outfitting business that has been guiding hunters for over 20 years. Our bear hunts are conducted along the Northeast Side of Riding Mountain National Park, where the mountains meet the agricultural fields. This area of Manitoba is widely known for its Trophy Quality and High Percentage of Color Phase Bears. Our Deer hunts are conducted in GHA 19B which is also known for producing top quality bucks.

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R0L 1S0 Ste Rose Du Lac, MB
Canada

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