Lake Nipissing Fishing Lodge and Resorts
More than 40 species of fish call Lake Nipissing home. With this diversity in the water, it’s clear that fishing for both sport and native commercial purposes, as well as tourism, have and continue to contribute towards regional growth in the economy.
Out of the numerous species, the most fished-for include muskellunge, northern pike, smallmouth bass, walleye and yellow perch, with walleye being the most sought-after. Through best fishing practices, Lake Nipssing can be a fish-rich, sustainable environment for many years.
Interested in visiting? See the great lodges and resorts near the lake.
Bear Creek Cottages
Nestled on the south shores of Lake Nipissing, Bear Creek Cottages is open for year-round fishing and family vacations. Only minutes from the best fishing spots, drop you line for world-class walleye, pike, perch, bass and muskie. Packages include accommodations and boat (18’ “Giesler” cedar strip boat) and/or motor (20 HP Mercury).
Bowhey’s West Nipissing Resort Marina & Cafe
We’re open year round — bring your friends, bring your family and come experience nature! With first-rate walleye, pike, muskie and bass fishing, the fish are abundant and delicious. With private cottages and premium lakeside chalets, along with amenities and activities for the whole family, you can have it all with us! Take a paddleboat out onto the water, or swim in our in-ground pool with a lakeside view, it’s all available!
Relax and recharge at Camp Castaway, set on the northwest bay of Lake Nipissing. Feel refreshed as you fish in one of Ontario’s most bountiful lakes. You, your friends and your family will all be where you belong; where you’re most comfortable.
Camp La Plage
Camp La Plage, open since 1934, has a long history of creating wonderful memories for fishers, hungers and families. The site is protected in a sheltered northwest bay of Lake Nipissing.
Chalkley’s Sandy Bay Cottage Resort
A getaway for the whole family, fishing in Lake Nipissing is better at Chalkley’s! Just three hours north of Toronto, anglers of any skill level will enjoy the active waters. Teeming with walleye, muskie, bass and more, hit the water in one of our forty or fifty-horsepower boats and drop your line.
Where Lake Nipissing and the Upper French River meet is where you’ll find Chaudiere Lodge, a five-eta resort with world-class fishing. Affordable, high-quality accommodations complete an unparalleled outdoors experience. For top-tier muskie, northern pike, bass and walleye fishing, come join us at the lodge.
From the spring to the fall, join us at Deluxe Camp for the vacation you need. Bring your family, friends or both and enjoy fishing for pickerel, northerns and bass, canoeing in the backwaters, or just reconnecting with nature.
Fish Bay Marina
Enjoy Lake Nipissing with us at Fish Bay Marina! Rent a boat or pontoon to explore the lake, full of over 40 species of fish. Camp, bring your trailer or stay in our cabins and stay awhile!
Located on the west arm of Lake Nipissing, fishermen will enjoy our fishing area, with its extensive depths, shielded from westerly winds. For beginners and professionals alike, all will enjoy the many walleye, pike, muskie and bass available.
The Upper French River is known for its population of giant muskellunge; named after the king of freshwater fish itself, Lunge Lodge sits at the edge of over 50,000 acres of pristine water, ready to be explored.
Fish for bass, northern pike, walleye and muskie in the west arm of Lake Nipissing. All of our private cottages look over the lake for world-class views. Take advantage of our guiding services for your next fishing trip or duck hunt.
Built on the northwest bay of the lake, our camp boasts full equipped housekeeping cottages with two or three bedrooms. Feel like camping? We have over 50 large, shady sites. Try your hand at fishing for walleye, bass, musky, pike and more. With sandy beaches, boat rentals and dockage, you’ll be glad you stayed with us!
Rainville Cedar Cottages
For vacations anytime, Rainville Cedar Cottages offers fishing, hunting or snowmobiling vacations. Relax and reconnect with nature in comfort, with modern three or four bedroom housekeeping cottages on-site; just bring towels! Plenty of walleye, northern pike, bass and more make up our superior fishing experience. Kids can even fish off the dock for panfish! With swings, sand pit, a beach and more, Rainville provides a vacation for the whole family.
Lake Nipissing has given many years of fun and challenges to all. With extensive weed beds, shoals and drop offs, over forty species of fish call the lake home. Fishing with us at Shuswap Camp ensures that beginner and expert anglers alike will enjoy fishing for panfish to musky. With walleye, blue pickerel, sauger, garpike, bass and more in the water, you’ll be sure to have a great time!
South River Resort
Set on the south bay area of Lake Nipissing, we’re only three and half hours from Toronto! With fully furnished housekeeping cottages, boat/motor rentals and a heated in-ground swimming pool, the whole family can have fun. Bring your kids, bring your pets, and make good use of our guiding services, canoes, kayaks and paddle boats!
Head out across Callander Bay in one of our 16ft Legend boats with 4-stroke motor, (plus swivel seats, colour fish finder and more) to experience the world-class fishing that Lake Nipissing offers. After a long day on the water, retire to one of our clean and comfortable cottages (1, 2 or 3 bedroom). With additional amenities, services and restaurants less than a kilometre away, you’ll have a great time with us!
West Bay Cottages
We take the stress out of family vacations; with a safe environment for the kids, comfortable, fully equipped housekeeping cottages, you can fish, hunt and relax in comfort. With plenty of activities, including of horseshoes, paddle boating and canoeing, everyone will have a great time. With ice-fishing and snowmobiling in the winter, there’s never a bad time to come!
The WestArm Lodge and Restaurant
Enjoy the view of the protected waters of Lake Nipissing, and drop your line! Everything you might need to reel in your next muskie, pike, bass or walleye is available at the lodge. With more to eat, see and do, you’ll enjoy nature with ease; our staff will make sure of it.
Renowned for walleye, bass, trophy musky and more, you’ll enjoy the best fishing on Lake Nipissing with us! Nestled within the French River system, enjoy awe-inspiring views from our licensed dining room before retiring to our housekeeping or trailer sites in the evening. Everything you need, including gas, bait, ice and boat rentals, is available as well.