The Lodge has two DeHavilland Beaver floatplanes that allow guests access to 32 different rivers, flying up to 120 miles one way per day. Ten pound pike are common in these rivers, lakes, and sloughs. Up to 30-pound pike, measuring over four feet in length have been caught by lodge guests.
Northern Pike Fishing Trips
Northern pike are known for their savage strikes. Typically found in the shallower weedy areas, northern pike are regarded as the barracuda of the North and feed on anything that swims, including small rodents, ducklings, and other fish. Pike love spinners of all kinds.
Gangler's is an Orvis-Endorsed operation, open since 1985. Their largest pike to date is 51.5 inches. Gangler’s allocation stretches over 7,200 square miles, a unique area where 12 river systems form over 100 lakes and merge with one of Canada's greatest rivers, the North Seal.
Crooks Lake Lodge is located on the famous Upper Eagle River watershed, a 60-mile floatplane flight from Goose Bay, Labrador. Target large northern pike up to 20-pounds. Comfortable, unpretentious lodge caters to six anglers per week. The Lodge is only open in June and July for peak brook trout and pike fishing.
Minor Bay Lodge is located on the southwest corner of Wollaston Lake, Canada’s 13th largest lake and the spawning ground of monstrous northern pike and lake trout. The lake covers an area of over 1,300 square miles, with over 800 square miles of water within its boundaries. The Lodge is only open in June and July.
Great Slave Lake Trophy Pike Fishing. NW Territories is home to world-famous Great Slave Lake, which is 300 miles long. You should book Trout Rock Lodge two years out, as they are already sold out for the 2019 and 2020 season.