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North of 53 Region

North of 53

Northern Region

North of the 53rd parallel is the vast top half of the province. Untamed wilderness with countless lakes and rivers define this sprawling landscape. A chance at a fish of a lifetime is possible here with every cast or drop of the line.

Signature Species: Northern Pike, Lake Trout, Walleye, Brook Trout, Arctic Grayling

Trapper Mike's Outfitting Service

Non-resident moose and spring and fall bear hunts in GHA 9A. Rifle, bow or black powder.

True North Outfitters

Non-resident bear hunting, grouse and fishing in GHA 2, 4 and 7.

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Rupertsland Guiding & Outfitting

Specializing in baited black bear hunts in spring and fall. Bow and black powder hunters welcome.

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!

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.

Black Bear Outfitting

Hunting for fly-in resident and non-resident black bear in GHA 9A and photography tours. Spring and fall hunts, bears of all colour phases. Rifle, bow and black powder. Clean comfortable accommodations.

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...

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Simon Nabess Wayside Park

Capacity - 12

Three housekeeping cabins with modern washroom and shower.

Guides, boat launch, campground, boats, canoeing, gas, tackle, ice fishing, trap line, bird-watching, hiking, photography and eco-tourism tours.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout and lake trout.

Hunting for non-resident bear in GHA 7, 8 and 10, resident moose, waterfowl and upland game bird.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

Fairy Rock Wilderness Camp

Fly-in 330 miles north of Winnipeg at outpost on Fairy Rock Lake. Seven-day fishing packages include groceries, airfare and onsite manager.

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Grey Owl Outfitters

Capacity - 14

Main lodge with seven bedrooms and showers.

Dining area, satellite TV, boats, motors, guides, fishing and hunting licences.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye and lake trout.

Hunting for resident and non-resident black bear in GHA 9.

Open May to September.

Accessible by road.

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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!

Destination Spotlight: Grand Slam Fishing at Gangler's North Seal River Lodge and Outposts

The remote waters of Manitoba's Northern Region are widely acclaimed for offering some of the finest fly-in angling experiences in North America. Equal to the untouched angling opportunities are the extraordinary...

Mystery Country Lodge and Outposts Inc.

Hunting for resident and non-resident bear and moose in GHA 3A, fly-in outposts. Fishing, canoeing and hiking tours.

Tawow Lodge

Capacity - 28

Three units in main lodge, five cabins with kitchens, bedding, towels, central washrooms and showerhouse.

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

Outcamp at Woosey Lake.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike, sauger and perch.

Bear hunting, snowmobiling, hiking, photography.

American package plan available.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

Hobbs Resort

Capacity - 18

Three kitchenette cabins with tubs, showers, microwaves, linens. Cell phone and Internet access available.

Boats, motors, gas, barbecues, firewood, oil, ice, boat launching. Campground with serviced lots, central showers and washrooms. Fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences.

Outcamps on Little Moose Lake and Muskeg Bay.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye, perch and whitefish.

Open May to September.

Accessible by road.

Cranberry Air & Wilderness Outfitters

CRANBERRY AIR operates a float-equipped aircraft from a main base located in picturesque Cranberry Portage, Manitoba.

Services offered include:
Charter air services to your chosen destination.
A variety of aerial tours of the breathtaking surrounding area.
Fly-in fishing packages tailored to meet your needs.
Unique wilderness adventures.

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Gangler's North Seal River Lodge

Capacity - 24 Eight deluxe cabins with private bath for every two guests. Licensed dining room, lounge with fireplace, meeting and convention facilities, gift shop, TV/VCR, pool table, boats, gas, guides, tackle, fly-out service, satellite phone. Outcamps at Maria, Stevens, Nicklin, Sprott, Whitmore, Burnie and Clifton lakes. Fishing for northern pike, lake trout, walleye, arctic grayling and whitefish. Hunting for non-resident bear and moose, resident and non-resident caribou in GHA 1. All-inclusive package plans with direct charter from Winnipeg. Open June to September.

Discover Amazing Adventures

Discover the "unknown" with Uncut Angling. Follow Aaron Wiebe as he ventures out to one of the most amazing waterbodies in northern Manitoba, Little Limestone Lake. This visually appealing fishery off Highway 6, also happens to be the largest marl lake in the world. Aaron showcases this Northern Region gem and gives an informative account on how to find fish in unfamiliar waters, while searching for trophy northern pike in this turquoise paradise.

Why You Need to Try Fly Fishing for Pike in Northern Manitoba

s he popped his spinnerbait out of the mouth of yet another toothy critter, my friend Lorne looked over at me and said, “I can’t believe it, but I’m getting a bit tired of catching all these pike.” To my surprise, I could see why he felt that way...

Neso Lake Adventures

Capacity - 12

Three spacious two-bedroom cabins, fully-equipped kitchen, living room, TV/VCR, modern bathroom with shower, towels, bedding. Two cabins are wheelchair accessible.

Boat, motor, canoe, kayak rentals, fishing and hunting licenses, boat launch, drop-off and pick-up, guided wilderness canoe trips, fly-outs available.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike and lake trout.

Open May to September.

Accessible by road.

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Dunlop's Fly-in Lodge & Outposts

Capacity - 16

Main lodge, dining room and lounge area. Six comfortable guest cabins with three-piece baths.

Boats, motors, gas, guides, tackle, satellite phone, fishing licences.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye and whitefish.

Hunting for non-resident black bear in GHA 1 and 9.

American plan.

Unguided packages available.

Three, four and seven day trips.

Open June to September.

Accessible by air.

Landing strip 3100 ft.

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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...

Mr Tee's Fishing Adventures

Fishing for walleye, nothern, lake trout, rainbow and more. Summer by boat, winter ice fishing. 6 permanent shacks and several portable shacks onn several lakes.

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...

Churchill River Lodge

Capacity - 20

Three modern waterfront housekeeping cabins. Cabin rates upon request.

Campground, cabins, RV rental, out-post camps, tackle shop and extras.

Boats, motors, gas, dock, oil, walk-in freezer, fish licences, maps.

Fishing for northern pike and walleye, hunting for black bear and moose.

On the Churchill River. Highway 391, 600 miles north of Winnipeg, seven miles from Leaf Rapids Town.

Open Year-round.
Accessible by road.

Landing strip 3000 ft.

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...

Northern Spirit Lodge

Capacity - 27

Six beautiful and modern lakefront LHK cabins each with kitchen, showers and toilets.

Boats, motors, gas, oil, guides, dock, boat launching, fish processing and freezing, tackle, bait, fishing licences, guides available. Experience the North our way!

Fishing for lake trout, northern pike, walleye and rainbow trout.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

Sherridon Kississing Lake Camping

Fishing in Sherridon, Manitoba.

Carpenter's Clearwater Lodge

Capacity - 29

6 modern kitchenette cabins with showers. Airport pick-up, boat/ motor, guide, boat launching, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing and hunting licences, beach. Fishing for lake trout, northern pike, smallmouth bass, walleye, brook trout and rainbow trout. Hunting for waterfowl.

Open End of May/June and September to mid October only. Accessible by road.

Viking Lodge

Capacity - 90

16 modern cabins with showers with partial wheelchair access, wireless Internet.

Store, laundromat, boats, canoes, motors, gas, oil, propane, boat launching, campground, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences, fly-out service, dump station.

Outcamps at Pothier Lake.

Full-service RV, camping, RV $27 per day.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike and lake trout.

Hunting for non-resident spring and fall bear in GHA 5 and 7.

Open May to October.

Accessible by road.

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Bear Claw Outfitters

Hunting for non-resident black bear in GHA 7A and 10. Accommodation available at nearby licensed facility.

Serene Lake Outfitters

Non-resident bear hunting in GHA 9.

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!

Outland Outfitting

Non-resident bear hunting in GHA 10 and 16.

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Paint Lake Lodge

Eight modern light housekeeping units.

Licensed dining room and deck overlooking the lake, canoes, store, beach, boats, motors, gas, guides for fishing, dock, boat launching, fish processing, tackle, bait.

Fishing for northern pike, walleye, perch, whitefish and burbot.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

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Paradise Lodge

Capacity - 47

Five modern motel units with showers, four modern kitchenette cabins with showers and three non-modern log cabins with central washroom with shower, two deluxe units with private decks.

Airport limousine, unlicensed dining room, lounge, game room, satellite TV, store, boats, motors, beach, dock, gas, oil, guides, boat launching, campground, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences.

Fishing for lake trout, walleye and northern pike.

Open May to October.

Accessible by road.

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Kum-Bac-Kabins

Capacity - 56

11 kitchenette cabins with central washrooms, three fully modern LHK cabins. Store, boats, motors, gas, oil, private boat launch and docks, campground (15 and 30 amp sites), firepits, fish processing, tackle, bait, licences. Fishing for walleye, northern pike, tullibee and smallmouth bass. Hunting for waterfowl in GHA 5 and 6. Ecotourism in the form of bird watching, canoeing, photography and sightseeing.
Open May to September. Accessible by road.

Lake Trout Smackdown on Clearwater

Friend Don “Sticky” Stokotelny loves to fish lake trout in the summer. One of his favourite destinations is Clearwater Lake in The Pas.  Last week he and his daughter headed up for a couple of days to enjoy both the weather and the fishing...

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!

Kagipo Lake Camp

Fishing camp in Kagipo Lake, Manitoba.

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!

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 of a lifetime...

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!

Molson Lake Lodge

Capacity - 40 Six modern units with showers. Licensed dining room, boats, motors, gas, oil, guides, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences. Outcamps at Max and Little Bolton lakes. Fishing for northern pike, walleye, lake trout and whitefish. Open May to September. Accessible by air. Landing strip 5000 ft.

Wekusko Falls Fishing Lodge

Capacity - 28

Seven kitchenette cabins with showers.

Store, boats, canoes, motors, gas, oil, guides, dock, boat launching, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing and hunting licences.

Fishing for walleye, northern pike, whitefish, rainbow trout and lake trout.

Hunting for non-resident black bear in GHA 7A.

Winter ice fishing and snowmobile packages.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

Aberdeen Lodge

Capacity - 25 Seven units with central washroom with shower and kitchenettes. Licences, boats, motors, gas, guides, fish processing, tackle/bait. Fishing for lake trout, northern pike, walleye, speckled trout, rainbow and burbot. Open June to September. Accessible by road.

Sasagiu Rapids Lodge 2013 Ltd.

Capacity - 34 20 modern motel units with tubs and showers. plus cabins available Licensed dining room, coffee shop, room service, conference rooms, lounge, store, marina, boats, canoes, motors, gas, oil, , boat launching, fish and game processing, tackle, bait, campground, snowmobile and walking trails. Fishing for northern pike, walleye, whitefish and sauger. Hunting for non-resident bear and moose in GHA 9A, waterfowl and upland game bird. Open year-round 420 miles north of Winnipeg. Accessible by road.

Pistol Lake Outfitters

Enjoy spectacular wilderness adventures all year round when you stay at JoJo's Pistol Lake Outfitters Camp, in the heart of Northern Manitoba's Boreal Forest. The camp is situated just 40 miles north of Flin Flon Manitoba. JoJo's Pistol Lake Outfitters specializes in outfitting whatever you may need for fishing trips, including guides. You can access five different lakes from the base camp at Pistol Lake. Huge lake trout, master angler pike and giant walleye can be found in all of these lakes year round.

Wolverine Lodge

Capacity - 40 Seven modern cabins with showers. Airport limousine, licensed dining room, lounge, liquor vendor for guests, guides, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences, pool room, conference facilities. Outcamps at Brisebois, Kakeenokamak, Preston, Paskwachi, Carlson and Kanapakaksis lakes. Fishing for lake trout, northern pike, walleye, arctic grayling and whitefish. Hunting for non-resident black bear in GHA 9. American package plan. Open May to October. Accessible by road.

Muskeg Country Outfitting

Hunting for non-resident black bear in GHA 9A, 23 and 22.

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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!

TeePee Outfitters

Hunting for non-resident moose and black bear in GHA 9. Fly-in fishing for northern pike, walleye and lake trout. One LHK cabin in each lake. Catch and release fishing.

Nitootem Northern Adventures

Capacity - 12

Four modern semi-private rooms, shared washrooms, showers. Central fireplace, satellite TV and phone, laundry facilities. Home-cooked meals.
Hunting for non-resident deer in GHA 16, non-resident black bear in GHA 15, 16, 20 and 21, resident bear, moose and deer in GHA 15, 16, 20 and 21, upland game bird and waterfowl.
Open May to November. Accessible by road.

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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!

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Evergreen Resort

Capacity - 26

Modern cabins with showers and kitchenettes.

Year-round, fishing and hunting licences, beach, gas, dock, boat launch, fish and game processing, tackle, bait, guides, boats, motors, canoes.

Fishing for lake trout and northern pike.

Hunting for non-resident bear in GHA 7 and waterfowl.

Full American fishing and hunting packages.

Open year-round.

Accessible by road.

Bakers Narrows Lodge

Capacity - 90 people

15 two-bedroom modern kitchenette cabins with showers, sleeps two to four persons.

Conference centre with state of the art media equipment, liscensed dining hall & event tent, boat & motor rentals including pontoon boats, boat launching & docking for guests, tackle, bait, fishing licences. Guided day trips to remote lakes by float plane.

Guided fishing, scenic tours, snowmobiling, ice fishing, aurora borealis viewing, dog sledding, bombardier excursions.

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...

Laurie River Lodge

Capacity - 32 Six modern cabins with private bathrooms. Licensed dining room, lounge with fireplace, store, boats, motors, gas, oil, guides, fish processing, tackle, bait, fishing licences, fly-out service. Fishing for lake trout, northern pike and walleye. Hunting for non-resident black bear in GHA 9. Package plans only. Open May to September. Accessible by air.