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Red Willow Lake

cabin on red willow lakeRed Willow Lake outpost is located on the Poplar River system less than two miles from the Manitoba – Ontario border. Red Willow features picturesque east rapids with a drop of over 100 feet (30.5m). This lake features some of the finest fishing in Manitoba and holds trophy walleye, northern pike, and perch. Red Willow is ten miles (16km) long with average depths running from twelve to fourteen feet (3.7-4.3m). The deepest water to be found here is forty feet (12m). Walleye here average 16"-21" (41-53cm) and Northern Pike average 27"-37" (69-94cm), with many master anglers.

Cabin Details

Red Willow has two fully modern cabins and is capable of comfortably accommodating 12 guests; we are the only outfitter on the lake. The cabins are centrally located with south-east exposures. Inside you will find, hot & cold running water, indoor toilets and private shower, a full kitchen with pots, pans, dishes, utensils, a large fridge/freezer and gas stove. Outside there is a propane BBQ and fish cooker supplied. The site has solar power and a wood stove for heat. Enjoy the beauty of Red Willow while having your morning coffee in the screened-in deck.

Boats & Motors

This outcamp has five 14′ aluminum boats and 9.9 h.p. motors. We supply life jackets, swivel seats, nets, anchors, paddles and gas.

GPS Coordinates

N52° 21.229′ W95° 16.179′


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Distance and Flight Time

Guests staying at Red Willow Lake will drive to our Float base in Lac du Bonnet or fly to Winnipeg where we can assist to arrange round trip transportation to and from our Float base. Your flight to Red Willow Lake is 146 miles which will take approximately one hour & 15 minutes by sea plane.

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