Northwestern Ontario is one of the top fly-in fishing destinations in Canada. Lower Lake Manitou is located right in the heart of it all and with the lodge being located in the most remote region of the lake, you are guaranteed a peaceful wilderness vacation along with multiple opportunities to see wildlife and experience many adventures.
Combining these features with the great fishing and luxurious lakeside cabins, you have the recipe for the best fishing trip of your life. Primarily, we are a fly-in lodge, but determined individuals who want to use their own boats can boat-in to the lodge.
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M7
Toll Free: 1.866.561.5672
Getting Here – Flying:
Fly into International Falls, Minnesota, then cross over the US / Canadian border into Fort Frances.
Fly into Thunder Bay, Ont. or Winnipeg, Man., then take Bearskin Airlines into Fort Frances.
From Fort Frances, we will assist with booking a local air transportation company to fly you into the lodge.
You will arrive in Fort Frances, Ontario. Fort Frances is on the U.S./Canadian border of International Falls, Minnesota. Manitou Weather Station Lodge is a 45-minute flight from Fort Frances. For approximate driving times and distances to Fort Frances from U.S. or Canadian cities, please check the mileage chart at the bottom of this page.
If you are planning on Boating To the lodge, please contact us so that we can provide more detailed directions from Fort Frances. It is about 3 hours from Fort Frances to our Dock, including the Boat portion.
Local Air Transportation:
Air Transportation from Fort Frances to the lodge can easily be arranged. We can assist you with these details.
Satellite Photo of Lower Lake Manitou:
Area: 32,000 acres
Shoreline: 650 miles
Max Depth: 300 feet
Mean depth: 81 feet
Elevation: 1338 above sea level
Game Fish Species: Muskie, Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass
Map Coordinates: N 49 , 17.381′ – W 92 , 56.429′