A fantastic smallmouth bass fishing trip starts at

Wingiskus Lake Outpost

Wingiskus Lake is a hotbed for smallmouth bass fishing and also has some exciting northern fishing. Rickaby Lake is a portage / walk-in lake where we have boats and motors set up for your use to try out the fantastic smallmouth bass fishing. Smallmouth bass fishing here is remarkable!

The Cabin

This chalet style cabin was built with local timber that houses two bedrooms, a spacious living area, indoor hot and cold running water, and a flushing indoor toilet. There is a large deck on the cabin that faces the west so you can capture the Canadian sunsets.

Cabin Info

Minimum Guests: 4
Maximum Guests: 6
2 bedrooms, 6 single beds

Main Fish Species

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

Three 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

Rickaby Lake
A 150 yard portage to two 4hp/14′ boats where you can fish for smallmouth bass & northern pike.

2021 Availabilities for Wingiskus Lake

July 2021

July 31 – August 07 for 4-6 people SOLD

August 2021

August 07 – 14 for 4-6 people

August 14 – 21 for 4-6 people

August 21 – 28 for 4-6 people

August 28 – September 04 for 4-6 people

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