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Fishing and Travel report to Ear Falls, Ontario, Canada

Hello everyone, We are still receiving questions about Hwy 502 as a travel route to Ear Falls and then onto Woman River Camp.  Hwy 502 is presently being paved.  Guests inform us they have experienced delays of 10 – 60 minutes in total.  Usually by a flagman.  Our summers are short up here so the… Read more »

Fishing summer Walleye and Northern Pike in Canada

Our fishing has been tremendous of late.  Pull up to a windy shoreline and start casting with a search lure.  Catch a Walleye and switch to a jig and minnow.  Seven feet has been the magical depth for the most part.  We are starting to see Walleye move to rock humps and points but the… Read more »

Fishing Line – What to use and when

The question popped up this week.  What type of fishing line do you use?  Well my response was like this.  It really depends on how you are fishing. When I am casting with my bait casting rod, I like a line that has some resistance against abrasion.  With some stretch because I like to set… Read more »

Fishing Canada – pre order your live bait

When you are fishing Canada, especially at Woman River Camp, pre-order your live bait.  We are glad to save you a stop on your way to camp.  Let us know in advance and we will have your bait in camp waiting for you.  Leeches by the pound or night crawlers by the flat.  We always… Read more »

Hwy 502

Hwy 502 should be repaired and ready for travellers. It was open to one lane last Saturday.

Hwy 502 is closed

Due to heavy rain, Hwy 502 between Hwy 11 East and Dryden, ON is closed due to a section washed out. The repairs will be done when the water goes down. The alternate route to Woman River Camp is to go West on Hwy 11 out of Fort Frances to Hwy 71. Take it north… Read more »

Top 5 techniques for a Mayfly Hatch

Spring came early and we are expecting the Mayflies to hatch early too.  We have seen a few on Loon, Gerry (I caught a 35″ Northern Pike today), Narrow and other parts of the Woman River Chain of lakes. Fishermen always think the worst for a Mayfly hatch.  But there are techniques that work.  Here… Read more »

Fishing trips – Woman River Camp has a few dates still available

Woman River Camp has a pretty busy summer ahead of us. For those of you still wishing to come north to Canada fishing or hunting, here are our remaining dates. Take advantage of our summer stimulus. Book now and save 10% on all week long fishing trips! June 26 – July 3 July 3 -… Read more »

GST Visitor Rebate….Potatoes…….Fishing Report

Not too many folks took advantage of Woman River Camp’s 25% off last week……. those who did sure had great fishing. Lots of big Walleye, 45 1/2″ Northern Pike and plenty of Bass and a few Lake Trout. Our Walleye have started to school in wind blown bays. If you could hold the boat or… Read more »

Ontario Walleye Opener Fishing Report and Travel Info

Our Ontario Walleye Opener was absolutely fantastic at Woman River Camp! We have had an abnormally warm spring up here in Northwestern, Ontario Canada. No snow on the opener like last year. Instead temperatures were above 20C/ 70F all week long with a few days breaking 30C / 80F! I made it out for a… Read more »