Walleye Fishing near Vermilion Bay Ontario
Vermilion Bay Lodge
is on Eagle Lake in Northwestern Ontario and is one of Ontario's top destinations for Walleye fishing. Eagle Lake is famous for high numbers of good eating size Walleye and also big trophy Walleye. Walleyes in the 25 to 32-inch range and caught each week and a couple times during the summer some lucky fisherperson will bring in a giant Walleye between 33 and 36-inches. With 8 comfortable housekeeping cabins and a main lodge overlooking beautiful Eagle Lake they offer personal service with over 30 years of experience serving fishermen and families. Come "fish, relax & unwind" in the heart of Ontario vast Wilderness. They also have fantastic fishing for Musky, Lake Trout, Northern Pike and Smallmouth Bass.
is a beautiful little family run lodge on famous Canyon Lake. The lake is famous for high numbers of Walleyeas well as big Trophy Walleye. Even though Walleye in the 16 to 22-inch range is the most common Walleye in the lake have been caught consistently over 28 inches and in the 7 to 10-pound range. If you target Walleye there is no reason why you can't catch 30 nice Walleye in a day. Regular guests that know the lake well can do way better. John makes sure all guests are put on the hotspots that produce fish and John is always happy to go through your tackle box and show you what works best. They have super nice lakefront housekeeping pine cabins with a beautiful main lodge for card playing and watching the big game on satellite TV. Their rates are very reasonable.
North Country Lodge
- Canyon Lake is one of the best kept secrets in Northwestern Ontario. Canyon Lake produces large numbers as well as big trophy Walleye. Fishing is excellent for all species but their claim-to-fame is the Walleye fishing. 10-pound Walleyes are caught and release throughout the summer as well as great numbers of good eating sizes. Fisherpersons come from all over North America to enjoy the fantastic fishing in crystal-clear Canyon Lake. We are located close to Vermilion Bay, Ontario. They also have fantastic fishing for Musky, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, Lake Trout and Perch.
Lac Seul's Scout Lake Resort & McKenzie Bay Outpost:
Scout Lake is a remote corner of Lac Seul and located at the south-west end of the lake. People who have fished Lac Seul before know these smaller back-water lakes, that are attached to Lac Seul, provide the best Walleye fishing and produce the biggest Walleyes. These lakes are the main Walleye spawning grounds for Lac Seul. It has been speculated that as the Musky population grows the Walleyes are migrating to these satellite lakes and bays to protect themselves as Musky like to stay close to big open water. Not only can you expect the legendary numbers of Walleyes that Lac Seul is famous for; you can expect to catch trophies over 30 inches. Fishing for trophy Northern Pike is excellent everywhere and a boat ride through the narrows into the main body of Lac Seul will get you into some monster Musky. The resort has clean and cozy housekeeping cabins as well as remote outpost camp on McKenzie Bay, which sleeps eight people.
Indian Lake Lodge
is located on the famous Indian Chain of Lakes, which is north of Vermilion Bay, Ontario and not far from the Manitoba border. From their lodge you have nine lakes to boat through and all are stuffed with Walleye. There are tons of Walleyes in the 2 to 4 pound range with a good number of trophies in the 10 to 13 pound range being caught and released every year. If targeting Walleye you should catch a few in the 5 to 7 pound range during the course of the week. Numbers are high and the fishing is fantastic. They have cozy lakefront cottages that vary in size for small and lodge groups. They offer fantastic 18-foot fishing boat rentals with electric start motors and electric trolling motors. They also have fishing for Muskie, Smallmouth Bass, Lake Trout, Northern Pike and Perch.
Rugby Lake Lodge
is located north-west of Dryden or North-east of Vermilion Bay, Ontario. They are a small family-owned fishing camp on Rugby Lake, which is one of the hottest Trophy Walleye lakes in the region. Their numbers for catching Walleye are not a high as a fly-in camps father north but the average size Walleye will be bigger and you also have a chance of catching one of their legendary Mega Walleyes that the lake is famous for. Depending on the weather guests can expect to catch 30 to 60 Walleyes in a day with the average being 3 pounds with lots of 4 and 5 pounders and a couple 6 pounders. This lake has an unusually high number of trophy Walleyes over 10 pounds. You have a great chance at catching your dream Walleye. The trophies are there because of Rugby Lake Lodge's conservation policy on letting all Walleyes over 18 inches go. They have clean comfortable lakefront housekeeping accommodations. They have additional fishing for Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, Perch, Crappie with boat caches on a Lake Trout lake. They are open all winter for ice fishing.
Ontario North Outpost
has two large outpost camps located on Lynx Lake and Vaughan Lake, which are two of the best Walleye fishing lakes in Ontario. Both Lakes are located at the southern end of Lac Seul with water access in the spring. Both these lakes not only produce high numbers of Walleyes but also trophies over 30". 60 to 100 Walleyes a day is easy to accomplish with the right bait and techniques. The outpost camps are equipped with everything for housekeeping and can accommodate large groups. Fishing for Trophy Northern Pike and Smallmouth Bass is also available. Guests are flown from the airbase in Vermilion Bay, Ontario via de Havilland Otter or de Havilland Beaver floatplanes.
Birch Dale Lodge
is located on Eagle Lake and between Dryden & Vermilion Bay and just south of Waldhof, Ontario. The have outstanding fishing for big trophy walleyes. The lake is famous for monster size Walleyes and well as catching high numbers of good eating size Walleye. Their accommodations and rental boats are among the best in Northwestern Ontario. They also offer a meal plan where you choose what you want and you can cook your own steaks. As well they have outstanding fishing for Musky, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass and Lake Trout.