Tourism and Fishing
With over 40 species of fish in Lake Nipissing,
it is not surprising that sport fishing, native commercial
fishing, and tourism are major factors in the continued economical
growth of the area. The major sought after species in Lake Nipissing
are: walleye, northern pike, muskellunge, yellow perch, and smallmouth
bass. Of all these species, walleye is the fish most prized. With everyone’s help Lake Nipissing will
continue to be a healthy and abundant lake for years to come.
Below is a list of great lodges and resorts on or
close to lake Nipissing. If you would like information from all of them
To see a map with all the lodge listed here
Bear Creek Cottages
Bear Creek Cottages is a year-round fishing and family vacation resort
located on the south shore of Lake Nipissing. Renowned for walleye,
pike, perch, bass and muskie fishing. Located along the south shore only
minutes to the best fishing grounds. Fishing packages include
Accommodation, Boat/motor rental - 18' "Giesler" cedar strip boat and 20
HP Mercury motor.
Castaway - Revitalize your life. Recharge your batteries.
Rest those work weary bones along the waters of the Northwest Bay of
Lake Nipissing, one on Ontario’s most beautiful and rich lakes. Camp
Castaway will take you, your friends, and your family back to where you
belong…the COMFORT ZONE.
Camp La Plage was established in 1934 and has a long history of
providing happy vacations for fishermen, hunters and families. Camp La
Plage is located on a sheltered bay on the northwest shore of Lake
Chalkley’s Sandy Bay Cottage Resort
Fishing with on Lake Nipissing is a thrilling and
accessible adventure for the whole family! A mere three hours north of
GTA, our lake holds a phenomenal population of fish. From walleye and
muskie to northern pike, bass to perch, these active waters will hold
excitement for even the greenest of anglers.
Head out on the lake with one of our boat rentals. We offer both
forty-horsepower and fifty-horsepower engines on our craft so you can
choose your own adventure as you skim over the majestic waters of this
Chaudiere Lodge is located on the Upper French River at the
mouth of Lake Nipissing and is one of the finest resorts of its kind.
With its 5 star rating and world class fishing, we provide an outdoor
experience second to none. Our affordability and quality accommodations
set us apart. Muskie, northern pike, bass and walleye fishing
On Lake Nipissing, where you will find fishing for northerns, bass or
pickerel; canoeing backwaters with a hint of history or simply stretch
the legs and feed the soul. We are open from early spring to late fall,
during which time we invite you for either a long planned family
vacation, a couple of days get-away-from-the-city-with-the-friends
escape, or, a strictly fishing trip; it is ALL the most thrilling
northern experience you can have.
Bay Marina - Fish Lake Nipissing by joining us at Fish Bay
Marina. Rent a boat or pontoon and explore the waters, teeming with over
40 different species. Walleye, smallmouth bass, garpike and more
populate the waters. Use our campsites, trailer hookups or cabins and
is located on the West Arm of Lake Nipissing. The West Arm differs from
the main body of water due to its depth and the fact that it is
sheltered from the prevailing westerly winds. For the
expert or the amateur fisherman, you will find an abundance of Walleye,
Pike, Bass and Muskie.
The waters of the Upper French River have long been known for their
abundance of giant muskellunge, the king of freshwater fish. Deriving
its name for this sought-after gamefish, Lunge Lodge sits perched on the
edge of 50,000 acres of sparkling Canadian water.
Located in the West Arm of Lake Nipissing in Northern Ontario, enjoy
fishing for bass, northern pike, pickerel (walleye) and muskies. All
cottages overlook Lake Nipissing and are private. Guides are available
for fishing and duck hunting vacations.
Located on the beautiful Northwest Bay of Lake Nipissing, Panorama Camp
has 2 and 3 bedroom, fully equipped, HK cottages along with 52 large and
shaded camp sites. Lake Nipissing supports a fantastic warm water
fishery. Fish for walleye, bass, pike, musky or pan fish. We have a
natural sandy beach, boat/motor rental and dockage. Come visit us,
you'll be happy you did!
Open year round for fishing, hunting, snowmobiling or a quiet relaxing
and enjoyable vacation, we have some of the biggest and modern 3 and 4
bedroom housekeeping cottages in the area. These are fully furnished and
all you need to bring is kitchen and bath towels. The fishing is superb
for walleye, northern pike, bass, perch and whitefish, even panfish
which the kids will catch off the docks. We have swings, sand pit, sandy
beach, BBQ, firepits, boat rental and fishing huts available.
For years the waters of Lake Nipissing have provided anglers with hours
of challenge and enjoyment. The nature of the waterways in our area with
miles of weed beds, rocky shoals and drop offs prove to be a haven for
the 40 various species of fish. Fishing Lake Nipissing at ShuswapWhether
you're child is happy angling for perch or other panfish, or an avid
angler battling the mighty musky of Northern Ontario we're sure you'll
leave greatly satisfied. The water of our area contain such species as
walleye (yellow pickerel), blue pickerel, sauger, musky, northern pike,
small and largemouth bass, garpike, whitefish, perch and numerous pan
South River Resort
We are located on the South River in the south bay area of Lake
Nipissing. Only 3.5 hours from Toronto. We offer fully furnished deluxe
housekeeping cottages, boat and motor rentals, guiding services
available, heated in ground swimming pool. Pet's welcomed. Free use of
canoe, kayak and paddle boats.
Overlooking beautiful Callander Bay, Sunbeam Bungalows has the best to
offer in fishing. With one of our 18ft fiberglass boats, 25hp electric
start motors also swivel chairs and fish finder, venture out and
discover the world renowned fishing Lake Nipissing has to offer. At the
end of the day, venture back to one of our deluxe 1, 2 and 3 bedroom
cottages. Restaurants and stores within 1 km.
With fully equipped house keeping cottages, we offer the comfort
everybody needs for a perfect holiday, safe environment for the
children, there's a playground with swings and slides, badminton,
horseshoes, paddle boat and canoes are also available. Excellent fishing
and hunting; for the winter lovers, the fishing doesn't end, Ice fishing
season starts again in January, and we have access to top snowmobile
trails right in front to our Resort.
Lodge and Restaurant
Welcome to the protected waters of Lake Nipissings "West Arm". Here,
overlooking reflections of white cottages in a mirror-smooth bay is a
private enclave complete with fresh flowers, manicured lawns, and most
important, an attentive staff. Every thing a sportsman needs to catch
Muskie, Northern Pike, Bass and Walleye is on hand at Lake Nipissings'
West Arm Lodge. And after you've caught your limit, there's plenty more
to eat, see and do.
The fish are: plentifull, close, tastey & fine. Fishermen leave work,
relax to have a good time! Bring family, associates and friends from
school. Your wife can come to sit by the pool. Walleye, Pike, Muskie,
Bass. Fishing is world class. Cottage, chalets, boats, docking & more. 4
hours from Toronto. Need we say more? Private, clean cottages and
premium, stand alone lakeside chalets. Both in the perfect lakefront
setting. A beautiful inground pool with a lakeside view. Beach area.
Childrens playground. Free use of: paddleboats, kayaks and canoes.
Fantastic: fishing, boat rentals. Docking with electricity. Shopping is
less than 30 minutes away. Located less than 4 hours North of Toronto.
Open year round!
Located on Wolseley Bay of the French River system, famous for walleye,
bass, pike and trophy musky. Rustic outdoor setting featuring, American
Plan, Housekeeping and Trailer Sites. Enjoy the spectacular view from
our licensed dining room. Boat rentals, gas, ice and bait, everything
for a great fisherman or family vacation.