The latest about Rice Lake Fishing

It's often said that Rice Lake has more fish per acre than any other lake in Ontario.

For over 150 years, Rice Lake, Ontario has been a prime destination for people who like fishing. Whether for Pan Fish, Walleye, Bluegill, Muskie or Bass, we have them here in abundance. The people who fish Rice Lake range from the “professional” to just kids having fun. Click here for licensing and packaging information for export across borders.

There are numerous fishing tournaments throughout the season, including the "RLTA Big Fish Contest” held every year.

RLTA Annual Fisherman's Challenge

(Big Fish Competition)
Rice Lake Tourist Association resorts have maintained a long tradition of an Annual Big Fish Contest. RLTA member resort guests can take their catch to the management of their resort to see if it qualifies.

If so, download, print, and fill out the entry form at that time and enter your fish in our contest. For contest rules, click here

It's easy to catch fish in Rice Lake!

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