Whitefish 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:  Northern Pike, Walleye, Lake Trout, Whitefish, Smallmouth Bass, Yellow Perch

Lake Facts:

  • Whitefish Lake is located off of Hwy. 101 northeast of the town of Wawa Ontario in the District of Algoma
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 48° 02′ 23″ Long. 84° 27′ 11″
  • Whitefish Lake is part of the Michipicoten River system. The lake connects to Manitowik Lake on the north end via a narrows. The Michipicoten River exits the lake on the south end on its way to Lake Superior
  • while the lake reaches maximum depths of 180′, the average depth is 55′
  • the perimeter of the lake is 54 km (33.9 miles)
  • the surface area is 1,655 hectares (4,090 acres)
  • there are more than a dozen streams and creeks flowing into the lake. Fish these inflows for walleye and pike
  • the lake trout fishery is not as strong as that of adjoining Manitowik Lake
  • there is a sanctuary area on the Shikwamkwa River in the spring
  • Whitefish Lake is located within Fisheries Management Zone 7