For a fantastic walleye fishing trip, stay at

Salvesen Lake Outpost

Salvesen Lake is a beautiful 7 mile long lake that lends itself to the fancy of every fisherman. Salvesen is located on the Sturgeon River system, which in turns connects to the famous English River. This connecting river system provides excellent spawning grounds for walleye, smallmouth bass and northern pike as well as a healthy baitfish population. Two of the largest trophy northern pike were caught at Salvesen!

The Cabin

In a word: luxury. The living room has comfy furniture and a propane fireplace. The kitchen is the envy of any gourmet cook, each room has individual thermostats for heat. The indoor shower and flushing toilet are an especially nice treat. The solar system powers the lights and electric fridge. If the day is hot, you can enjoy relaxing or sleeping in the screened-in porch. From your lounging spot on the front deck, you have a beautiful view of the lake and can keep an eye on anyone catching fish off the dock!

Cabin Info

Minimum Guests: 4
Maximum Guests: 8
3 bedroom, 6 single, 1 double

Main Fish Species

Walleye
Northern Pike
Smallmouth Bass

Bait

You can pre-order your bait and we will have it ready for when you arrive. Also, for lengthier stays, we will deliver your bait throughout your stay.

Boats

Four 16′ Alumacraft boats with 15 hp motors with electric start

Flight Time

20-25 minutes in the air from River Air in Minaki, Ontario

Portage Lakes

The fishing at Salvesen is so fantastic there’s no need for portage fishing!

2021 Availabilities for Salvesen Lake

July 2021

July 31 – August 07 for 4-10 people SOLD

August 2021

August 07 – 13 for 4-10 people SOLD

August 13 – 20 for 4-10 people SOLD

August 20 – 27 for 4-10 people SOLD

August 27 – September 03 for 4-10 people SOLD

September 2021

September 03 – 08 for 4-10 people SOLD

September 08 – 11 for 4-10 people

September 11 – 18 for 4-10 people SOLD

September 18 – 25 for 4-10 people SOLD

September 25 – 30 for 4-10 people

September 30 – October 03 for 4-10 people SOLD

We strive to keep our online availabilities up-to-date, however it is always best to call us for current availabilities. We look forward to hearing from you! Call 1-800-465-3325 today!

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What to Bring?

We supply:

  • Float plane travel to and from the outpost
  • Accommodations in our log cabins
  • Check flights every 2 days, weather permitting
  • Solar power with backup generator
  • Hot & cold running water
  • Indoor showers
  • Woodstove for heat
  • Box spring & mattress beds
  • Pillows and mattress pads
  • Fridge & stove
  • Stove top toaster
  • Kitchen utensils, dishes, pots, & pans
  • Cups, glasses, & plates
  • Coffee pot
  • First-Aid kit
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Axe
  • All ice, block and cubes
  • Propane BBQ
  • Propane fish cooker
  • Deck chairs
  • Clothes lines and pins
  • Lake maps
  • Boats, motors & gas
  • Floatation devices
  • Landing nets & paddles
  • Minnow and leech buckets
  • Toilet paper
  • Satellite phone (minutes extra)
  • Memories of a lifetime

You should bring:

  • Passport and identification. If driving, children under 16 require only a birth certificate and permission letter from both parents allowing you to cross the US/Canada border with the child.
  • Sleeping bags & pillow slips
  • Medication (plus a few extra days’ worth)
  • Rain gear & warm clothing
  • Rubber boots, extra footwear, and socks
  • Personal towels and toiletries
  • Dishtowels and cloths
  • Extension cords for CPAP machines
  • Camera and flashlight
  • Extra batteries for your electronics
  • Hats, sunglasses & sunscreen
  • Bug repellent and mosquito coils
  • Playing cards, reading material
  • Waterproof matches and lighter
  • Fishing rods—at least 2 per person
  • Tackle, fishing line, and clippers
  • Filet knife and sharpening stone
  • Stringer and multi-tool
  • Needle nose pliers or hook-out (no jaw spreader)
  • Portable depth finder
  • Small backpack for portages, and cooler for boats