Fish & Hunt
Fishing in Algoma
It is difficult for even a fishermen to exaggerate the fishing opportunities in Algoma because of our wealth of lakes and rivers. Algoma is home to various fish species ranging from small panfish to the big pike and muskie. Whether an amateur or professional, you'll find your dream catch here: trolling deep for the elusive lake trout, fly fishing for brook trout in cold streams, jigging for walleye, ducking for bass near rocky shelves or hooking a huge northern pike or fighting that mighty muskie. Get ready for the biggest catch of your life!
Algoma is home to numerous fishing experiences, whether you want to drive up to your cabin door at the lodge of your choice, ride the rails aboard the train to lodges located along the line or take the ultimate Canadian wilderness fly-in adventure by a float plane to remote lodges and outposts. For the avid fly fishers Algoma boasts some of the best brook trout and salmon found in Northern Ontario. These incredible fishing experiences are all available in Algoma.
Hunting in Algoma
Hunting season in Algoma begins when the leaves change colour in the fall and ends with the first blanket of snow layers the ground. There are three types of hunting adventures in our “big backyard”: small game wild fowl and big game. Black bear season begins mid-August while small game, wild fowl and big game, including moose and deer, begins mid September thru mid December. Many of the Algoma resorts, lodges and wilderness fly-in camps are seasonal hunt camps with experienced guides.