Lake Nipissing Muskie Fishing:
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 Trophy Muskie 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 feeder fish thus more Muskie and bigger Muskie. Muskie are common in the 35 to 45 inch range but Nipissing is known for really good numbers of Muskie in the 50 to 53 inch range. There have been Muskie close to 50 pounds caught and released on the lake. They also have outstanding fishing for Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike Crappie & Perch. Guests will greatly enjoy their newly refurnished 2 and 3 bedroom lakefront and lake-view housekeeping cabins. They rent pontoon boats and new 16-ft Starcraft fishing boats with Mercury 20hp 4-stroke electric start motors. This is a family owned camp with a very friendly and relaxing atmosphere.
Deluxe Camp is located on the northwestern shore of Lake Nipissing and near the town of Lavigne, Ontario. They have great fishing Muskie. Muskie on Lake Nipissing and the French River can get to be mammoth in size with Muskie in the 45 to 55-inch range caught every year. Occasionally Muskie in the 40 to 50-pound range get caught but they are very rare. They have beautiful clean lakeside cabins and their rates can't be beat. They also have excellent fishing for Walleye, Northern Pike, Perch, Smallmouth Bass and Largemouth Bass.
Sunbeam Bungalows is located in sheltered Callander Bay, on the southeast shore of Lake Nipissing, easy to reach by highway from Toronto in 3 to 3 1/2 hours. Callander Bay offers excellent summer and fall muskie fishing and gives you shelter and safety in comparison to the rest of the lake.
Muskies are common in the 40"-50" range, weighing 30-40lbs. You will rarely see anything smaller, and they can be in the 50"-55" range, weighing up to 50lbs!
Sunbeam Bungalows is a family owned resort, open from the spring walleye season, through to the winter ice fishing season. Our newly renovated housekeeping cottages (1, 2 & 3 bedroom) have all the comforts and amenities of home in a very relaxed and friendly setting. New (2015) 16 ft Legend boats with 4-stroke Mercury motors provide an up-to-date, reliable and enjoyable experience out on the water.
South River Resort is located 2.5 hours north of Toronto and in the south-east corner of Lake Nipissing near the mouth of the South River, which is one of Ontario's top Muskie fishing hot spots. Muskie fishing is great with Monster Muskie over 30 pounds available. Muskie under 40-inches are rare. This is a trophy Musky fishery and 95% of Muskie caught-&-released are between 42 and 53 inches; with many caught that are even bigger. South River have clean and comfortable waterfront fishing cabins, which are well maintained and all have modern appliances. They are a family owned camp with a very friendly and relaxing atmosphere. They also have fishing for Walleye, Northern Pike, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Perch & Crappie.
Bowhey's West Nipissing Resort Marina & Cafe - West Nipissing Fishing Camp 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 has outstanding Fishing for Gigantic Muskie. Muskie are common in the 35 to 47-inch range but Lake Nipissing's claim to fame is the Monster 30, 35 and even 40-pound+ Muskie that get caught each summer and fall. Its great fishing and great accommodation in a friendly family-run atmosphere.
Camps that are close to Lake Nipissing
Wolseley Lodge is located on the famous French River, which is more like a chain of lakes with a few rapids. The river is well known for outstanding Muskie fishing. Every year guests catch Muskie over 50 inches but smaller sizes are more common with tons of Muskie in the 30 to 45-inch range being caught. 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. They also have excellent fishing for Walleye, Northern Pike, Perch, Smallmouth Bass and Largemouth Bass.
Big Moose Camp is located on Lake Nosbonsing, which is also called Muskellunge Lake or Muskie Lake and is near Corbeil, Ontario and open year round. Lake Nosbonsing is best known for good numbers and trophy size Muskie. Muskie are fairly common in the 35 to 45 inch range with the occasional 50+ inch Monster being caught. Big Moose offers lakeside housekeeping cottages, boat & motor rentals and camping. They also have excellent fishing for Walleye, Northern Pike and Lake Trout.