Red Lake: North Western 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, Whitefish, Yellow Perch, Muskie

Lake Facts:

  • Red Lake is located adjacent to the town of the same name at the northern end of Hwy 105 in the Kenora District
  • co-ordinates: Lat. 51° 03′ Long. 93° 49′
  • this huge lake has a surface area of 17,677 hectares (43,680 acres) and more than 370 km. (230 miles) of shoreline
  • while the lake reaches depths of 140′, the average depth is 48′
  • the Chukuni River flows into the lake at Hoyles Bay and exits on the south east end on its way to Gullrock Lake
  • the deeper western sections of the lake are home to lake trout. The east end of
  • the lake is shallower and has many weedy bays. Shoreline composition ranges from rock to sand
  • major fish species include lake trout, walleye, pike, whitefish and yellow perch and a small muskie population
  • Red Lake is situated in Fisheries Management Zone 4
  • there are several sanctuary areas that are closed to fishing for a period in the spring