Populus Lake Outpost

Ontario Outpost Fishing on Populus Lake

POPULUS LAKE (Betula Lake – John Lake) ideal for smaller groups or couples.


Populus Lake fly-in Outpost offers over twelve miles of water to fish and explore. This Northwest Ontario fly-in only system consists of numerous channels and bays with structure consisting of rock outcrops, points and weed beds (with the deepest part of the lake being over 150 feet). This Ontario fly-in fishing lake is surrounded by high picturesque terrain that allows anglers to fish even on the windiest days. This lake is situated in a very remote area set aside from all logging activity. It is a true Canadian Fly-in Outpost Wilderness vacation.Ontario_Outpost_Fishing - Populus Lake Outpost

Great fishing experiences at Populus lake outpost begin right from the fly-in cabin. You can fish the weed beds and points for Walleye and Northern Pike or troll and jig the depths for Lake Trout. The north end of this fly-in lake also offers the angler the opportunity to hook onto a Muskie. Walleyes run from two to six pounds with trophies caught every season. Catches of Lake Trout in May and June are common with fish averaging five to ten pounds, and trophies as large as twenty-five pounds. Northern Pike are eagerly waiting in the weeds or off the rock points for your jigs, spoons or crank baits. Northern Pike have been caught as large as twenty five pounds in this water system with the average being five to ten pounds.

This flowage system also offers two portage lakes without having to walk or get out of your boat. Betula Lake offers the angler opportunities to catch more Walleye, Northern Pike and Lake Trout. The lake offers similar structure with over five miles of water to fish. John Lake is a small lake located down a scenic river system. This lake is dark water and is teeming with Walleye and Northern Pike.

Populus lake fly-in outpost is an opportunity for the avid or beginner fisherman to enjoy a true Canadian fly-in fishing experience. Populus Lake outpost also offers the adventurous the opportunity to see abundant wildlife such as bear, moose, bald eagles or deer.
The outpost cabin is fully modern with complete kitchen facilities, hot and cold running water, full bathroom including shower and flush toilet. The living area has cathedral ceiling with skylights and a cozy wood burning stove for those cool evenings. This outpost cabin offers luxuries not normally found in a fly-in camp. The cabin is ideal for smaller groups or couples.

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