Catfish Lake Fishing Map: Northern Ontario

  • dimensions: 12″x18″
  • double sided
  • laminated map
  • black/white
  • water depth contour lines
  • locations for the major fish species
  • access points
  • information on fish habits and movements
  • fishing tips
  • MNR/Travel & Accommodation info. sources

Major Lake Species:  Lake Trout, Walleye, Northern Pike, Herring, Yellow Perch

Lake Facts:

  • Catfish Lake is located 16 km north of the town of Wawa along Hwy. 17 in the Algoma District
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 48° 05′ 28″ Long. 84° 48′ 06″
  • Catfish Creek enters the lake on the north end and exits on the south end
    the lake has several shallow bays that are worth exploring for pike at the start of the season. The Catfish Creek inlet is a good place to start your spring walleye fishing. Try fishing around the two large islands and underwater humps as the season progresses
  • while the lake reaches maximum depths of 132′, the average depth is 38′
  • the perimeter of the lake is 11 km (6.9 miles)
  • the surface area is 159 hectares (395 acres)
  • there is a public boat launch on the south end of the lake off of Hwy. 17
  • the major fish species include lake trout, walleye, northern pike, herring and perch
  • Catfish Lake is situated within Fisheries Management Zone 7