Minor Bay Lodge - Wollaston Lake Northern Pike Fishing
Minor Bay Lodge is located on the southwest corner of Wollaston Lake, Canada’s 13th largest lake and the spawning ground of monstrous northern pike and lake trout. The lake covers an area of over 1,300 square miles, with over 800 square miles of water within its boundaries. Minor Bay Lodge is open June and July, only two months for peak fishing.
Minor Bay Lodge Fishing - Saskatchewan
Minor Bay Lodge The Lodge is located in a sheltered bay in the southwest corner of Wollaston Lake, right in the heart of Monster Pike Country.
The lake’s south end is all about structure—marshy spawning bays, peninsulas, sand and rock bars, plus a huge number of weed beds.
This is ideal habitat for northern pike to spawn, feed and grow to incredible size. Their prime location means No long boat rides!
Great pike fishing is within fifteen minutes of the Lodge. In case of bad weather, there are many sheltered bays, channels and points close to the Lodge that are home to trophy pike.
To minimize fishing pressure, the main lodge keeps their guest capacity at only twenty guests per trip.
Catch-and-release policy. All fish must be released, other than small fish kept for shore lunch. All grayling must be released.
2018 Season: June 10 thru July 23 for peak fishing.
Boats: Fish from custom-made 18’ to 20’ Alumarine and Crestliner boats with Yamaha 50 h.p. 4-stroke Yamaha outboards, padded swivel seats, floorboards, large casting decks and fish locators. Two anglers per boat and guide. Boat coolers are stocked with your choice of beverages and are billed to your tab.
Guides: They have excellent, professional guides. Each day, they prepare a delicious shore lunch for you. The Lodge’s head guide has guided on Wollaston Lake for over 25 years.
Equipment: Fishing gear and tackle is not included. A detailed list of what to bring is provided in our confirmation packet. The Lodge has several open-faced spinning and bait casting outfits available for rent.
Non-resident Fishing Licenses: $100.00 (CND) are not included.
Minor Bay Lodge
Minor Bay Lodge has acquired a reputation as one of Canada’s top fishing lodges, beloved for its trophy pike and first-class lodging. The Lodge is truly a wilderness adventure, complete with
remarkable fishing, wildlife viewing, breathtaking vistas, and exceptional guides and staff.
The Lodge consists of the main log lodge and seven, modern guest cabins. All cabins feature a living room, two or more bedrooms, and full bathrooms with large shower stalls, electric baseboard heat, bar fridge, and hotel-grade double beds. A computer with Wi-Fi is available for guests to use.
Appetizers are served each evening before a three-course dinner. Their chefs prepare entrees such as baby back ribs, prime rib and more. Guests often enjoy a quiet drink in the Lodge's screened verandah while watching the sun slowly set over Wollaston Lake.
You’ll fly to Saskatoon. A lodge representative will greet you at the airport. You'll take a free hotel shuttle to the Saskatoon Hotel, where you'll stay the night. (Your hotel night is not included in the package.) In the morning, you'll meet the Minor Bay Lodge group in the lobby at 5:30 a.m. for the one hour and 45-minute charter flight to Points North Landing (included in the package). From there, you'll take a 45-minute bus ride to the Lodge. Following breakfast and orientation, you'll get in a full day's fishing.
If you want to fish in the evening, you are not charged for the use of boats, motors or gas. Due to the nature of the lake, it is a lodge policy that a guide must accompany the guests on any evening fishing excursion. Guides do this on a voluntary basis, as evening fishing is after their regular working hours. A tip of $40.00 to $50.00 per boat is customary.
U.S.D. does not includes 5% GST and 6% Saskatchewan provincial tax, but only on some trip components.*
Double occupancy room/boat/guide:
8-nights and 8-days guided fishing $6,495.00 p.p.
4-nights and 4-days guided fishing $3,995.00 p.p.
3-nights and 3-days guided fishing $3,695.00 p.p.
July 4th Special: July 1-7
6-nights and 6-days guided fishing $3,995.00 p.p.
Upgrade to Single occupancy
One-person per room, boat and guide:
8-nights and 8-days guided fishing $8,095.00
4-nights and 4-days guided fishing $4,795.00
3-nights and 3-days guided fishing $4,295.00
July 4th Special: July 1-7
6-nights and 6-days guided fishing $4,795.00
Youths 13-15 years-old 20% discount
Children 12 and under 30% discount
Airport reception and shuttle between airport and hotel in Saskatoon, roundtrip air transportation between Saskatoon and Points North Landing, bus trip from Points North Landing to the Lodge, lodging, meals, and guided fishing.
Packages do not include:
International airfare to Saskatoon, first night hotel and meals in Saskatoon, alcohol, Provincial and Federal sales taxes (5% GST on the entire trip and 6% Saskatchewan provincial tax on some trip components), Saskatchewan conservation fishing licenses, float plane excursions, fishing tackle, or the use of rods or reels, and gratuities, and anything not mentioned under inclusions.