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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

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Hunting Description: 

Northern Region

Encompassing the majority of our provincial boundaries, the Northern Region is home to countless lakes and rivers, both rugged and untamed wilderness. From the Hudson Bay lowlands to remote boreal forests, Manitoba's North is rich with a diversity of wildlife and undoubtedly one of the most sought-after hunting destinations in all of Canada. 

Signature Species: Caribou, Moose, Black Bear, Wolf, Snow Geese, Ptarmigan, Grouse

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.

Fall Lake Trout in the Northern Region

The Northern Region of Manitoba is a well-known hotbed for trophy lake trout. If you are looking to capitalize on a big fish hot bite up here, the time to go is now. The fall months offer a prime window of opportunity to hook into multiple world-class fish...

Trophy Lake Trout Fishing on Clearwater Lake - Manitoba Hot Bite

Bears of Wekusko

For many bow hunters in the Midwest and eastern half of the United States, much of our past experience archery hunting involves whitetail deer.  Other species or opportunities often require a road trip.  Canadian spring bear hunting is attractive to many archery hunters because this type of hunt is often affordable and easy to accomplish...

Pine Point Lodge & Outpost

Ask Yourself if…
You would like a lodge that offers excellent fishing, all the amenities of a full American Plan package in a setting of true northern scenic beauty, coupled with wholesome northern hospitality?

If the answer is yes, you owe it to yourself to try a fishing vacation at Pine Point Lodge.


Lake Athapapuskow Shore
R8A 1N6 Flin Flon, MB

Northern Region Walleye Gold Rush

Similar to the gold-panning rush days of centuries past, anglers have been flocking to the Northern Region of Manitoba in search of riches. The currency this time around however is golden walleye. Word has gotten out about lake after lake in this area of the province being absolutely loaded with trophy ‘eyes...

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...