This Ontario river is 5-6 hours from Detroit but feels and fishes like Alaska. Controlled by the Garden River First Nation, the river is catch-and-release only and features three species of salmon: pink, king/chinook, and the hybrid “pinook.†Steelhead can also be caught.


Permission from the Garden River First Nation must be obtained in order to fish this river.

Our bait recommendations

Here's the baits that our Pros love for this lake.