Tucked away on Lac La Croix, Ontario; Zup’s Fishing Resort and Canoe Outfitters sits on the doorstep of Quetico Provincial Park and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Returning for my second year gave me another chance to experience what this place has to offer.
It’s hard to summarise an entire season in a few photos so I hope to do it justice. Amazing fishing, amazing people, amazing place!
Early season fly fishing is a great way to slow things down and hunt active fish by sight
Spring is the time to find big pike in shallow water. This beauty took a Heddon Spook after being spotted busting something on the surface
Surface fishing for aggressive smallmouth is what brings many to this part of the world
The 2015 season was a good one for lake trout, giving us the opportunity to test ideas and hone a few techniques
Jigging for walleye can turn up the odd surprise! Big pike prey on the schools, and are always a chance
White will always be a favourite colour for lakers
The sun sets on another evening of laker fishing
Already two days into Quetico, another few hours of portaging puts dad and myself on the secluded shore of Conmee lake
The smile says it all
An unforgettable fish from an unforgettable place – Argo lake, Quetico Provincial Park
Summer storms can be formidable – best watched from a distance!
Shore lunch is a Canadian fishing tradition
As trout season neared a close, one last Quetico trip provided some fantastic fishing