5 Easy Ways to Discover Exceptional Fishing in Manitoba, Canada

Everyone wants to know where the hot bite is!

We all love to pursue those seasonal hot bites. It could be giant walleye and pike in the spring, huge channel catfish in the summer, tank smallmouth in the fall, or monster lake trout in the winter. But let’s face it, time always seems to be a precious commodity, particularly when you’re looking to enjoy some serious rod and reel time. What should I fish for? Where should I go? When should I go? Can I bring the family? How do I find active fish once I get there? These age old questions are all common dilemmas, which can often take a lot of research to solve. Right?

Solutions, solutions, solutions. This is what every angler seeks, especially when you’re chasing the next hot bite, bringing friends or family on that long anticipated fishing vacation, or just simply looking to maximize success on the water. Having the answers and a variety of choices ahead of time will ultimately increase your success and reduce any unwanted surprises. So… we would like to provide you with some of those solutions, save you valuable time, and offer you a little inspiration for your next fishing trip. Sound good?

Keep yourself in the loop!

Manitoba is home to over 100,000 lakes and rivers, 30 different fish species, a line-up of fishing destinations that you probably couldn’t fish in a single lifetime, and countless hot bites during every season. There are so many options, it’s hard to keep track. But this is where we can help.

Here’s 5 easy ways to keep yourself in the loop, and stay on top of Manitoba’s hottest bites.

Fishing E-Newsletter

Direct to your inbox! Is there a better way to be kept in the loop? Our monthly newsletter is a popular source for seasonal stories on current hot bites, feature destinations, contests, and special events. It’s always a great read.


Who doesn’t like a good video? If you enjoy visual excitement and an in depth look at a variety of fishing opportunities within Manitoba, our YouTube channel is definitely right for you. Enjoy hours of destination spotlight action and short films, hot bite exclusives, Master Angler minutes, and more.

Social Channels

Nothing like living in the moment! Join our community and keep up to date with daily catches while you’re on the go. Big fish pics are the norm here, with plenty of updates on current hot bites. Follow us on Instagram @huntfishmb or Facebook at Fishing & Hunting in Manitoba.

Master Angler Program

It’s hard to beat online fishing records! The Master Angler website and app offers an intuitive tool to check out the latest trophy fish catches by specific water bodies and seasons throughout Manitoba. Besides being one of the most popular fishing recognition programs in North America, the Master Angler database also acts as an online fishing report, helping anglers plan their next fishing trip to Manitoba.

Website & Blog

Stay ‘in-the-know’ about all things fishing in Manitoba! Our website & blog is your number one source for information on fishing in the province. Explore our pages for fishing license info and seasons, available fish species, destinations, regions, and operators. Our blog also features a steady stream of informative articles, insightful photo essays, and inspiring videos. Check out the menu above!