Location: Lake Nipissing, Ontario GPS: N46º 13.645′ W79º 55.728′ Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Muskellunge This Hotspot was located during our 2016 Fish’n Canada Bootcamp* up at Chaudiere Lodge. It’s a back bay that harbours Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, the odd Pike, and if you’re really lucky, you could even tie into a […]
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 […]
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 […]
This Fish’n Canada episode is one that has been long overdue. Not because of the fish species, not because of the lake location, not any of the particulars. It was overdue because of the type of trip it was. We often get caught up in a fast, “gotta’ get a show done quickly and move […]
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 […]
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 […]
Location: St. John River, New Brunswick GPS: N46º 01.114′ W067º 14.420′ Species: Smallmouth Bass This great Smallmouth Hotspot is on Nackawick Stream which is a branch of the St. John River in New Brunswick. Early season smallie angling can have the fish in a variety of moods, so a variety of baits and presentations are a must. […]
This Month’s Hotspot is a unique Largemouth Bass area on Boundary Dam Reservoir in Southern Saskatchewan.
Here’s a great little Topwater Hotspot that is tucked into the far back-water Bass reaches of the French River. Along with topwater baits, Senkos, spinnerbaits, shallow running Crankbaits and floating Minnowbaits will all catch both Largemouth and Smallmouth. Once you finish hitting this area, start to work similar spots throughout the channel.
It was back in July of 2012 when Fish’n Canada’s Pete Bowman had the honour of fishing with Keith Beasley from the very popular Canadian hunting television program Canada In The Rough. They fished for Largemouth Bass and they had a hoot! If you don’t know it, Keith is almost as avid an angler as […]