Cape Breton Island offers numerous locations for salmon and trout fly fishing. You’ll find mackerel, trout, salmon, bass, pickerel, shad and striped bass in the ocean, streams, brooks and lakes across the island.
If you prefer deep sea fishing there are excellent opportunities to fish for flounder, tuna and shark. Ice fishing throughout winter will be available in the resort and offers a unique fishing experience.
Excellent fishing conditions can be found at the following locations: - Mira River, approx. 10 minutes from the resort - Bras d’Or Lake, approx. 30 minutes from the resort - Margaree Valley at the Margaree River, approx. 90 minutes from the resort.
Fishing seasons are: - Trout - April 1 to September 30 - Salmon - June 1 to October 31 (depending on area).
Fishing licences and organized deep sea fishing tours can be acquired through the resort management.
A seasonal fishing licence for salmon for non-residents costs $142,96, a 7-day licence $57.48 HST included.