Lake Superior - Canada

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Lake Superior - Canada Fishing Charters

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You’ll find plenty of choices when it comes to the Lake Superior fishing charters Canada has to offer. Although the majority of this waterway lies within US borders, its northern side can be accessed from Ontario – and it’s packed with some world-famous fish. As the deepest, coldest, and purest of the Great Lakes, some might say that the angling opportunities it provides are…well, superior. Come discover the truth for yourself!
 
As is the case throughout all of the Great Lakes, Superior is home to some freshwater superstars. You’ll find Chinook and Coho Salmon inhabiting these waters, and they’re joined by an impressive array of Lake and Brown Trout. Then there’s Steelhead, Musky, Walleye, and Northern Pike. The most common way to cast a line for this bevy of species is by drift fishing, but visit during December, and you can try out a unique technique – ice fishing!
 
Lake Superior’s Canadian charter captains run a whole host of trips, so you’ll find something to perfectly suit your group’s skill level. Newer anglers can opt for a half day trip, which provides a great introduction to fishing this lake. More experience under your belt? Opt for a longer trip, and explore the lake’s deeper fishing grounds. Longer trips are also recommended during summer, when the fish swim further out in search of cooler waters.
 
The Canadian side of Lake Superior is dotted with a variety of departure points. To the west, there’s Thunder Bay, whereas  Sault Ste. Marie lies on the eastern side, right at the border with the USA. In between these two locations, you’ll find plenty of places to head off on your 
 

Rules & Regulations

If you’re fishing Lake Superior from Canada, you’ll need to purchase a valid Ontario license, no matter whether you’re traveling on board a fishing charter or solo. Luckily, you can easily purchase your license and Outdoors Card online.
 

January

If you’re willing to brave Canada’s chilly temperatures, you’ll be rewarded with an ice fishing adventure! Local anglers head out onto the frozen lake to target Brown Trout.

February
The ice is starting to melt and brings with it a large number of Lake Trout. Depart from the Ontario side and try “bobbing” for these fish.
 
March

With the ice almost fully melted, anglers head to the lake’s shallower waters to target a whole host of freshwater favorites. Salmon, Trout, Perch, and Walleye are all up for grabs!

April

This month heralds the true start of the fishing season on Lake Superior’s Canadian side. The ice has melted, and charter boats start running trips across these fish-filled waters.

May

May sees huge Chinook and Coho Salmon inhabiting these waters! Trolling the lake is a popular technique for charters and local anglers alike. Walleye, Pike, and Bass species can be found close to the shore, too.

June

The Salmon season remains hot in June, and the weather joins it. If you’re looking for a sunny day out on the lake, this is the time to visit! Bass and Perch can be hooked, too.

July

Trout start to move from the lake’s deeper waters to its shallow surfaces, making this the prime time to hook ‘em. Pike and Walleye fishing remains hot throughout this fishery.

August

It’s all about trolling the deeper waters of Lake Superior during August – downriggers are a must! You’ll be rewarded with huge Trout and Salmon varieties. 

September

Temperatures start to drop during September, which means that Trout and Salmon species travel to the river mouths. Head to these spots for the most plentiful results!

October

October means one thing along Lake Superior’s Canadian shores – Steelhead! Ontario has plenty of secluded shorelines and fishing hotspots to explore for these species.

November

Steelhead fishing remains plentiful during this month, and Salmon can be found in some of the lake’s more secluded Canadian spots. Remember to wrap up warm – winter has truly arrived!

December

End your year in the best way possible by heading out for an ice fishing excursion. Brown Trout, Perch, and Walleye are all lying in wait beneath the lake’s frozen surface!


FAQs about Fishing Charters in Lake Superior - Canada

According to customer reviews, Redwood Sportfishing Charters – 18' and Redwood Sportfishing Charters – 16' are some of the most popular fishing charters in Lake Superior - Canada. Full list of top fishing charters in Lake Superior - Canada.

Redwood Sportfishing Charters – 18' and Redwood Sportfishing Charters – 16' received great reviews from families who booked fishing trips in Lake Superior - Canada.

The best way to experience fishing in Lake Superior - Canada is to book a private charter with a licensed fishing guide. See the full list of charters available for online booking here: List of fishing charters in Lake Superior - Canada.

The most popular fish species you can target are Walleye, Pike (Northern), and Rainbow Trout (Steelhead). Top fishing techniques include light tackle, jigging, and trolling. River fishing is commonly offered by local guides.

October means one thing along Lake Superior’s Canadian shores – Steelhead! Ontario has plenty of secluded shorelines and fishing hotspots to explore for these species. Check availability for local fishing charters in Lake Superior - Canada.