Vermilion Bay Muskie Fishing

Muskie fishing on Eagle Lake Ontario…


Seems like a lot of folk out there have an interest in Vermilion Bay muskie fishing. Here at Vermilion Bay Lodge muskie fishing on Eagle Lake Ontario is almost always challenging, exciting, rewarding and fun!

A heart stopping moment at boat-side...50 inches of finned fury!

Muskie Madness Week

A highlight of the season at the lodge is the annual Muskie Madness Week.  The 7th Annual, was held during September 10-17, 2011, and was attended by an eclectic band of muskie hunters.  The 2011 Madness Week turned out to be a good one for big fish!

Tom Wood's 50 inch winning muskie....nice!
Winner of the 2011 Muskie Madness Week, "Toronto" Tom Wood
2nd place winner Keith Mitchell with a respectable 42 inch muskie, is awarded a "Magnum 50"

Announcing “The Magnum 50″…

Shown above, Keith Mitchell is presented with a prototype “Magnum 50”, a new innovation in measuring trophy muskie designed to take you from 2nd place to “champion” in one easy step.  Hand crafted, the Magnum 50 is made from 48 inches of solid Ontario Jack pine (pinus enlargus) and comes with instruction manual,  a handy rope and is guaranteed to float.  Laser cut and accurate to within 6 inches (give or take).  “Make your next muskie release a fifty incher!” 

Coming soon “The Sasquatch 60″…


More Vermilion Bay Muskie Fishing…

Anytime during the muskie season is a good time to try for the “big one”, but if friendly competition is your thing, then make room in your schedule for the 8th Annual Muskie Madness Week to be held at Vermilion Bay Lodge on September 8th-15th, 2012.  Another consideration for late season muskie fishing…we will be keeping a limited number of cabins available into October in 2012…book early for your fall trophy muskie fishing!

Nothing beats the excitement of releasing an Eagle Lake Muskie.

Mentioning the Vermilion Bay Lodge Muskie Madness Week would not be complete without pointing out the “inner competition” that takes place during the week…..that’s right, it’s the mid-week shuffleboard tournament held each year at the Bay-view Hotel.  Congratulations to Dick Moy (total Dick) on his “kick-butt” attitude and big win.  Check it out……..sometimes there is more to “Vermilion Bay muskie fishing” than you think!


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If you’re looking for an outstanding vacation spot for the serious fisherman or a family get away you should consider Vermillion Bay Lodge on Eagle Lake, Ontario Canada. We have stayed at many lake resorts over the years, but none offer the simple pleasures of this one. The lake is large enough and holds enough fish for the most adventuresome fisherman and yet easy for local family fishing for young children. Bring your own boat or use one of the aluminum boats (20 hp) at the lodge. Boat dockage is well protected from the wind and allows easy access to the water.

What sets this lodge apart from most others is it is always clean, well kept with lots to do including paddle boats canoes, bon fires in the evenings and a just plain friendly atmosphere.

Bruce & Sally

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