Muskoka Lake, Ontario

Location: Muskoka Lake, Ontario GPS: N44º 57.500′ W079º 23.609′ Species: Walleye, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass This Hotspot is a point for Walleye, Pike, and Smallmouth Bass. If the fish are cranked up, then throwing 3-5″ plastics are your best bet. If the fish are slow and lethargic, then you may have to switch to live […]

Kashwakamak Lake, Ontario

Location: Kashwakamak Lake, Ontario GPS: N44º 52.242′ W077º 0.585′ Species: Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass This Hotspot is a small Bass bay on the north side of Kashwakamak Lake. The key to this bay is the wood and cabbage weed—perfect for both species of Bass. Any Bass bait will work here. Just be aware that it can […]

Northern Rockies Walleye and Grayling – Episode 508

This was Fish’n Canada’s second shoot of the season based out of Northern Rockies Lodge, but it wasn’t the first-ever visit here. Or should we say it wasn’t Pete’s first? Steve Niedzwiecki however, was virgin to this exquisite destination and for the entire stay, he was in awe! Trip #1 of this awesome western Canada […]

Hotspot – Maxhamish Lake Walleye and Pike

Maxhamish Lake Walleye and Pike – N 59° 52.732’ W 123° 14.829’ This Hotspot is a long skinny weed-bed on Maxhamish Lake in British Columbia. The waypoint on your screen will get you there. Urs from Northern Rockies Lodge had told us about this weed-bed in the past but we never needed it. On this […]

Golden Eagle Smallies – Episode 506

On this Fish’n Canada episode, Angelo ventures northward with his grandson “Niki” to a remote corner of Ontario, fishing on the renowned Montreal River. Their home-base is Golden Eagle Camp, which is situated in Sidney Creek, one of many arms that branch from the main river. One of the great things about drive-to operations like Golden Eagle is […]

Hotspot – Montreal River Smallmouth Bass

Montreal River Smallmouth Bass – N 47° 53.677’ W 80° 31.418’ Today’s Hotspot is where Nik latched onto his giant Smallmouth Bass. The waypoint on your screen will get you right there. On these larger river systems, I like to fish them much the same as I would a lake. By breaking a river down […]

Long Sault, Ontario

Location: Long Sault, Ontario GPS: N45º 01.513′ W074º 53.592′ Species: Carp This Hotspot is directly in front of the winning “Peg” in the 2017 Carp Cup. Although Carp anglers should not expect to catch 1,000+ pounds of fish in this Hotspot every weekend, the winning team proved that the potential is there by catching well […]

Fish Talk – Working The Weeds

Hiya folks, Most of us, our hearts skip a beat when we come across a big bed, or cabbage weed, or coontail, or milfoil—or even lily pads. And the reason? I can’t think of a species of fish that, at some time during the year, you can’t catch it in the weeds. But here’s the thing […]