• Fishing Gear
  • Quality fishing lines and leaders
  • Lures
    Walleye: Jigs – 1/2 to 5/8 oz. due to river current or Crankbaits – minnow or perch color
    Bass: Spinners – Mepps #’s 3, 4 or 5. Vibrax #’s 5 or 6, Spinner Baits – 1/2 oz. or larger, Ratl traps, Soft plastics – crayfish work well
    Northern Pike: Any of the above plus Spoons
    Muskie: Your choice, have fun!
  • Rain Gear
  • Warm / Cool weather clothing
  • Passport / ID
  • Snacks
  • Bug repellant
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen and Sunglasses
  • Check in time is after 5:00 p.m.
  • Check out time is 8:00 a.m.
  • All packages based on PM arrival and AM departure
  • Early check-in & late check out subject to additional charges
  • Free wireless internet
  • Satellite TV
  • Tackle
  • Beverages
  • Ice
  • Fishing Licenses
  • Hunting Licenses
  • Minnows
  • Retail Clothing/caps
  • Gas
  • Portage Lakes

Yes, we recommend that you purchase your fishing license on line from the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. You will also be required to obtain a free “Outdoor Card” from the same site.

We accept cash or check. Please note that our rates are quoted in US dollars, taxes are extra and gratuities are not included.

Yes, a $300 non-refundable deposit per person is required to secure a reservation.

Fly into Winnipeg, clear customs at the Airport and utilize either a shuttle/limo service or package a retail car with your plane tickets and drive east for 2 1/2- 3 hrs to our landing, please call the lodge when you are approaching Kenora, this call must be made so we can greet you at the landing in a timely fashion and boat you to Rough Rock Lodge. There is a float plane service also available, Adventure Air out of Lac du Bonnet who can greet your party at the Winnipeg Airport and fly you to Rough Rock Lodge.

Please visit the Canada Border Services Agency for up to date information about entering into Canada. Also take a look at Canada Border Crossing Services as they offer some practical advise if you have concerns about admittance into Canada.

Of course! Please let us know a day in advance and we would be happy to accommodate you. Our fee for a breakfast or lunch is $15 per person. Our dinner is $45 per person.

Yes, allow our guides to host your full day of fishing. Guide will also prepare a fresh shore lunch or pack a lunch. Our fee for a full day guided trip is $250.

Yes! Please call or email us to customize your trip.

One of the most unique aspects of Rough Rock is that anglers can fish after dinner, an option most Canadian fishing resorts don’t offer. In fact, we encourage it. The best part about this bonus is watching the spectacular Canadian sunsets from the lake and then sharing your fish stories with other guests while watching the millions of stars come out in the clear night sky.