- Arctic Char Fishing
test yourself against a real fighter, the Arctic Char.
Experience the fishing trip of a lifetime. If you have always dreamed
of a place where you could catch char on every cast, then northern
Quebec is the trip for you. A place with spectacular waterfalls, crystal
clear water and secluded river pools. You will find the Ungava Bay
region to be a very productive location for arctic char fishing in
Canada. These powerful swimmers migrate up the mighty rivers and leap
the rocky falls to reach the spawning grounds where they are hatched.
Your guides will lead you to some great fishing pools and show you
how to catch 10 to 20 lbs. Arctic char on fly or casting rods.
in Quebec are known for the large number of Arctic Char retrieved
at there fishing lodges annually. Probably one of the best Arctic
Char fishing areas on the globe is in this part of Eastern Canada.
World class Arctic Char are regularily caught in these waters and
some rivers are literally teeming with this interesting fish.
Your guides will lead you to some great fishing spots and
show you how to catch 10 to 20 lbs. Arctic char on fly or casting
held World Record: 32 lbs. 9 ounces.
ARCTIC CHAR fishing adventures are available through the resorts and
Bay - Far North
Rapid Lake Lodge we strickly limit group size to provide
you with extensive support. Ever dreamed
of a place where you could catch char on every cast? The
Ungava Bay region is considered to be the most productive
arctic char fishing in Canada with char averaging 10 lb.
and range up to 16 lbs. Our unique V.I.P. fly-in fishing
trips will allow you to fish arctic char, lake trout,and
believe that we are the best known fly-in lodge in Northern
Quebec with all lodging in private cabins and hot shower
facilities, all breakfasts and all lunches, all dinners,
including our trade mark grand appetizer "Ungava style".
Highlights include snacks and beverages between meals, daily
fly-out to the Char fishing pools and a Photo Air Safari
to our best kept secret places.
Ungava Bay - Far North
of the Inuit since time immemorial, the Tunulik River Fishing
Camp is located 75 miles east of Kuujjuaq, gateway to Quebec's
Ungava region. The camp itself is located on the shores
of Ungava Bay near the mouth of the Tunulik River, giving
anglers easy access to the estuary islands and the tidal
waters of the Tunulik River as well as other excellent but
unnamed Char rivers a few miles to the east. Packages originate
with round trip air flights from Montreal.
Those who have fished with Arctic Adventures return home
with many exciting stories about the strong Arctic Char
they caught. They also come home with lasting memories of
their Inuit hosts, the Arctic scenery and the wildlife they
encountered during their visit with us.
Char are fast powerful fish and
provide outstanding action on both lures and flies. Medium action
spinning rods and reels with at least 100 yards of 8 to 10 pound
line are recommended. Quality reels with a smooth, solid drag mechanism
are a must to withstand the searing runs of a trophy char. for
Fly fishing a eight to nine and a half foot rod and a good corrosion
resistant reel and a minimum of 100 yards of 20-pound back line.