Great Slave Lake Ice Fishing Tours

Outdoor Activities in Vancouver Island

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Enjoy an arctic experience ice fishing on one of the largest lakes in Canada. Join your guide on an ice fishing adventure on Great Slave Lake, set in the most spectacular winter landscapes of Yellowknife.
Your tour starts in late morning with hotel pickup from your Yellowknife hotel. Afterward, drive on the ice road to one of Yellowknife's secluded ice fishing locations. A safety briefing and demonstration of proper use of equipment follows. Sit back if you wish and watch your reel as you are on your journey to capture one hungry fish. Experience ice fishing at its best in a comfortable heated ice-fishing shack. After your ice fishing experience, enjoy light fish lunch made from local fish from Great Slave lake. Alternatively, experience ice fishing casting your fishing line from an at 8" drilled hole on the frozen Great Slave Lake. A light fish lunch provided afterwards in heated fishing tents. Reel in your catch from The Great Slave Lake, the second-largest lake in the Northwest Territories of Canada. At 614 meters, it is also the deepest lake in North America and home for many monster fish, including Arctic Grayling, Inconnu, Trout, Pickerel and White Fish. During the ice fishing tour, your guide will share some knowledge to increase your chances to catch fish.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Hot beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Great Slave Lake

What’s not included

  • Tips for tour guides (optional - recommended)


  • Family friendly
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Lunch included