Ice Fishing

Fresh frozen fishing

In April and May in the Northwest Territories, the ice fishing season really heats up. You can grab some rays on a quiet lake beside a cozy lodge, ride to a remote lake on a snowmobile, or travel to your ice-fishing vacation by dog team. On the Arctic coast, jig for Char through a hole in the floes. Elsewhere, you can fish for Trout, Pike and Pickerel on inland lakes. A warm spring sun, a toasty fire and a warm welcome at a nearby lodge makes for a perfect ice-fishing trip. It’s a Canadian pastime made legendary in the Northwest Territories.

 

 

Our Stories

Intriguing tales from Canada's Northwest Territories

Even during the winter, Yellowknife’s Old Town is hot and happening. 

Go with the flow on in Canada's fresh-water paradise.

When the going gets rough, waddaya do? You travel like a true Northerner. 

Why Yellowknife in winter will warm your heart – and take your breath away.

13 remarkable reasons to visit Great Bear and Great Slave.

Too cold? Never! Here's why life is better in our chilly weather.

No result