Blackstone Harbour & Woods Bay: Southwestern & Southern 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:   Muskie, Walleye, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Black Crappie, Whitefish, Cisco, Yellow Perch

  • Woods Bay and Blackstone Harbour are located within the Parry Sound District and are part of the Moon River drainage basin
  • Blackstone Harbour is just northeast of Woods Bay and is connected to it via Blackstone Narrows (a popular walleye and muskie area)
  • these two bodies of water lie within Massasauga Provincial Park
  • Blackstone Harbour is a sanctuary area for a short period in the spring
  • major fish species include muskie, walleye, pike small and largemouth bass, black crappie, whitefish, cisco and yellow perch
  • Horseshoe Falls is a popular walleye area when the season opens. Your best times to catch walleye are in the spring and fall. After the spring spawn many walleye (especially the larger ones) engage in a migratory movement back to Georgian Bay only to return in the fall. Trolling with minnow imitating crankbaits under low light conditions is a common tactic for hunting down these migratory critters
  • this area has a well deserved reputation for being home to large muskie. Troll large baits through the drop offs adjacent to weed beds, reefs, points and islands
  • Blackstone Harbour and Woods Bay are in Fisheries Management Zone 14