If you are looking for a fantastic fishing experience - for that trophy fish or just for a good day of fishing and good eating, you are sure to find what you're looking for in beautiful Northern Manitoba. 

Fish for Northern Pike (Jack Fish) if you're looking for a fight or for Walleye (Pikerel) if you're looking to have a delicious shore lunch.  Our abundance of lakes also offer excellent fishing opportunities for Lake Trout, Perch or Sauger. 

Fishing season general closures vary between northern and southern Manitoba.  Check for exact dates in MB Conservations Angling Guide (generally in northern MB fishing is closed May 1 for 3 weeks).

MB Conservation’s 2015 Angling Guide 

For a guided fishing experience, choose from the many outfitters listed below or visit the Manitoba Lodges and Outfitters website (

All Terrain Bear Hunts (Thompson)

We specialize in Black Bear, Moose and Timber Wolf hunting. Add to that fantastic fishing and you are in for the all terrain adventure of a lifetime!  We are based out of the City of Thompson located in Northern Manitoba. 
Black Bear hunts in the Northern Manitoba forest is the perfect place for that trophy bear you have always been after.  Northern Manitoba is also probably the best kept secret for enormous Bull Moose that carry 50 - 65" trophy racks.
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Spring and Fall Bear Hunts, Fall Moose Hunting.  Call for exact season dates.





Paint Lake Lodge (Thompson)

Paint Lake Resort is a full service outiftter offering American plan moose and bear hunting as well as guided fishing.  We have four outpost camps as well as a main lodge with six guest cabins and one group use bunk house.  We offer canoe, boat and dock rental as well as propane, fuel, convenience store, restaurant and lounge open year round.  Located at Paint Lake Provincial Park which offers fishing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, skating, swimming, camping and hiking.
The newest addition to our services is our ice fishing excursions.  We will shuttle you to and from our daily rental huts and can provide everything needed for a day of ice fishing. 




Paint Lake Provincial Park (Thompson)

Paint Lake Provincial Park is a known as a year-round playground that extends over 56,000 acres of boreal forest.  Summer use includes 76 campsites (basic and electrical services), day picnic sites, boat launches, a marina, hiking trails, a baseball diamond, fishing, beach area (with horseshoe pitch and beach volleyball court) and interpretive programming.
Modern washrooms, a central shower building and water taps. 

In winter visitors have access to a toboggan hill, outdoor skating rink, warm up shack, snowmobile trails and cross country ski trails. 

Located 35 km (25 miles) south of Thompson at the junction of PTH6 and PR375.




Tradition Outfitters (Cross Lake)

Spring and Fall Bear Hunts: we specialize exclusively in black bear hunting with over 1000 square miles of prime habitat in northern Manitoba, Canada.  Tradition Outfitters offer a unique memorable hunting experience with access to bear hunting areas that have never been hunted before to ensure a great opportunity for a torphy bear.

We are based out of the Town of Cross Lake, located 520 km by air, north of Winnipeg, MB, daily service is offered.   It can also be reached by road. All black bear hunts are solely by boat along the beautiful, majestic northern waterways surrounded by the boreal forest.  
Tradition Outfitters is native to the area with a lifetime experience in hunting and fishing.  Our guides are extremely knowledgeable of the landscape and will guarantee all your needs are met.  Come and get your trophy of a lifetime, be it a trophy black bear or master angler fish, we offer it all!