Northwestern Manitoba is a prime destination for trophy pike, walleye and lake trout
WANT TO CATCH SO MANY FISH YOU LOSE COUNT? LAURIE RIVER LODGE IS THE PLACE
You don’t need to be an expert
These northern lakes definitely reward skill and experience. If you’re a good angler, you’ll put more fish—and more good fish—in the boat. But even a novice can score a trophy fish. Joel (above, with super-guide Alfred) claimed he hadn’t done any serious fishing for decades. But he was up to speed in no time, and scored some impressive catches, including a Manitoba Master Angler-class walleye.