Fly Fishing on Lake Huron

Fly fishing for smallmouth bass in the Whalesback Channel of Lake Huron

Located in beautiful Algoma Country in Northern Ontario, Brennan Harbour Resort is nestled on the shores of Lake Huron in the Whalesback Channel.

Brennan Harbour Resort is a comfortable and exceptionally clean lodge facility that is ideal for fly fishers because it provides access to some fantastic fishing. Huge northern pike, smallmouth bass, even steelhead and salmon -- they are all here. Best of all, Brennan Harbour Resort works hand-in-hand with a local fly shop to help fly fishers target trophy-sized fish.

Brennan Harbour Resort
Brennan Harbour Resort's waterfront cabins are extremely clean, and comfortable and have gorgeous views of Whalesback Channel. (Photo creditJames Smedley)

Flymart.ca is run by Scott Currie who has designed some truly deadly flies for the local waters. One of the best known is Scotty's McFly which is very effective for triggering big bass to strike. In this area, anglers should bring a minimum of 8-weight rods for the bass and 8- and 9-weight rods for the large northern pike. For the pike, big streamer flies in white, orange and black work well. For the bass smelt patterns, crayfish flies and poppers are very effective.

Flymart.ca promotes and facilitates fly fishing on the north shore of Lake Huron, and beyond. Guiding services are available for all levels from beginner to experienced anglers. For more information visit the website at flymart.ca or phone 1-888-811-1163.

scottymcfly flymart
This fly appeals to Bass, Northern Pike, Walleye and even Steelhead. (Photo credit: Flymart.ca)

As a drive-to location, Brennan Harbour is an excellent choice for fly fishers who are looking for a great fishing vacation. You can book Housekeeping and American Plan fishing packages at Brennan Harbour Resort. Guide services can be arranged upon request. For more information visit brennanharbour.com

Smallmouth Bass. (Photo credit: The New Fly Fisher)
About Rebekka Redd

Rebekka Redd is an avid fly fisher, artist, equestrian, environmentalist, animal advocate, martial artist, published writer, and TV show host. 

She began fishing with her two brothers at the age of eight and she started fly fishing in her early teens. After her brother died in a tragic accident she taught herself to fly fish and it has helped heal her heart after losing her sibling.

Today, Rebekka fishes in memory of her brother. She mentors aspiring young anglers about fly fishing with casting lessons at outdoor trade shows & community involvement programs for the youth.

Rebekka is a passionate conservationist. She is actively involved in her local steelhead club to help raise public awareness on preserving fish populations, habitats and proper fish handling techniques.

She has worked as a photographer and videographer in film, CMT music videos, and on television. She also worked on CBC's number one family drama, Heartland.

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