is located on the famous French River, which is more like a chain or lakes with a few rapids. The river is well known for outstanding Walleye fishing. Every year guests catch Walleyes over 30 inches with lots of good eating size Walleyes. The French River is big and you need our knowledge to know where the Walleye hotspots are. Wolseley Lodge is both a housekeeping and a full service all-inclusive American Plan lodge with warm and cozy cottages and yummy home cooked meals. They are just a few hour's drive from the border.
Camps below are close to the mouth of the French River on Lake Nipissing
Bowhey's West Nipissing Resort Marina & Cafe
is a 3.5 hour drive north of Toronto and located on the sheltered west end of Lake Nipissing. Rentals include: Camp Cottages (1 - 4 bedroom units), Drive to Outpost camp and Private Offsite 4 bedroom luxury chalets (sleep 10). Lake Nipissing have outstanding Fishing for Walleye. Walleye average 2.5 pounds with many bigger walleyes available up to 10 pounds. Dock your boat at our Electric Hook-Up Docks or rent one of our fantastic fishing boats. Its great Walleye fishing and great accommodation in a friendly family-run atmosphere.
is located on the northwestern shore of Lake Nipissing and near the town of Lavigne, Ontario. They have great fishing for Walleye. Walleyes can be found in good numbers with good eating sizes up to trophy 10-pounders. The rocky points, shoals and weedbeds are home to great numbers of hungry Walleyes. Walleyes are common in the 2 to 4 pound range with a few bigger ones in the 5 to 9-pound range being caught. They have beautiful clean lakeside cabins and their rates can't be beat. They also have outstanding fishing for Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Musky & Northern Pike.
West Bay Cottages
is located 3.75 hours north of Toronto and in the northwest corner of Lake Nipissing, which is one of central Ontario's best Walleye fishing destinations. Lavigne, Ontario is the closest town. The west-end of Lake Nipissing sees a lot less fishing pressure than the east-end so there are more Walleyes and bigger Walleyes. Walleye are common in the 2 to 3 pound range with many bigger trophy Walleye over 10 pounds being caught-&-released by their guests. This is an all-season resort with ice fishing for Walleye in the winter. They also have outstanding fishing for Muskie, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Crappie & Perch. Guests will greatly enjoy their newly furnished 2 and 3 bedroom lakefront and lake-view housekeeping cabins. They rent pontoon boats and new 16ft Starcraft fishing boats with Mercury 20hp 4- stroke electric start motors. This is a family owned camp with a very friendly and relaxing atmosphere.