Kenora — Lake of the Woods – Sioux Narrows – Minakia Fishing Lodges
Angling in Ontario’s Crown Jewel
Kenora, Lake of the Woods, Sioux Narrows, and Minaki Unveiled
Welcome to the enchanting realm of fishing in Ontario’s Kenora, Lake of the Woods, Sioux Narrows, and Minaki region, where pristine waters and breathtaking landscapes create the ultimate angling escape.
Begin your journey in Kenora, a vibrant city perched on the shores of the magnificent Lake of the Woods. This sprawling, island-studded body of water is an angler’s paradise, teeming with trophy-sized walleye, muskie, and smallmouth bass. As you cast your line, take in the awe-inspiring beauty of the lake’s 14,000+ islands and countless secluded bays.
Venture onward to Sioux Narrows, a quaint community nestled among the pristine forests of the Canadian Shield. Here, the legendary Whitefish Bay offers unparalleled opportunities to hook lake trout, walleye, and northern pike. As you explore the area’s crystal-clear waters, be captivated by the picturesque scenery and serene atmosphere.
Complete your angling adventure in the charming village of Minaki. Surrounded by the Winnipeg River system, Minaki boasts an abundance of fish species, including walleye, muskie, and smallmouth bass. With its network of interconnected lakes and rivers, Minaki promises endless fishing excitement amidst lush, unspoiled surroundings.
Big North Lodge
Enjoy the beauty of a wilderness setting with all the comforts of home at Big North Lodge in Minaki, Ontario. At Big North Lodge you will find a cedar main lodge and 6 cottages all situated along the shoreline to allow a beautiful view of the water. Our camp, with a maximum capacity of 30 guests, is small enough to be considered your own private fishing lodge, but has the advantages of personalized service and hospitality offered by your hosts. Enjoy the beauty of a wilderness setting with all the comforts of home. Fully modern cottages, comfortably furnished, can accommodate 2 to 6 people and as many as 10 to 12 in our large 4 bedroom cottage. All have propane or electric heat, electricity, hot and cold running water, private bathroom with basin, shower, tubs and flush toilet
Rushing River / Blindfold Lake, Kenora. This “little piece of heaven” started as a fishing camp in the late 1930’s. decades to its current state. It is now a fully modern housekeeping resort which can provide a superb fishing experience for the serious fisherman, as well as all of the amenities necessary for a fun-filled vacation. The extensive pool above the falls has a gently sloping, natural sand bottom which provides a wading area for children. No other resort can provide the feeling of peace and seclusion that is produced by our waterfall. The crystal clear waters of Rushing River run through the middle of the camp. The extensive pool above the falls has a gently sloping, natural sand bottom which provides a wading area for children. The deep pool below the falls is an ideal setting for the regulation Olympic one meter diving board and 20 foot slide. Adventurous guests will hang in the natural whirlpool at the base of the falls.
Shoal Lake Lodge
All quality accommodations include six individual cottages, the Lodge/Dining Hall, Recreation Room and out buildings. Shoal Lake offers what others can only imagine. Our specialty is Northern Pike and Small and Largemouth Bass fishing. Northern Pike fishing is simply fabulous both in number and size. Large weed beds teeming with bait fish hold Northerns. Casting over and around these beds with spinnerbaits or rapalas not only yield large numbers of pike but large individual fish. Shoal Lake is rated by Ontario out of Doors as the #1 drive to pike lake in Ontario.
Selling the North
Whether you are thinking of buying or selling a lodge or resort, we'd like to personally invite you to our site. Tourism in Northern and Central Ontario is an exciting and diverse industry.
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