Explore over 100 lakes and rivers four seasons of the year. Walleye, large- and smallmouth bass, northern pike and trout are just some of the fish that can be caught here in Lennox & Addington.

And after you’ve put your tackle box away... enjoy a meal, visit a brewery, or check out some live local music. Check out what’s happening during your next visit. Extending your stay is not a problem as many of our local lodging providers cater to the fishing community. 


Ashley Rae

Lennox & Addington County native Ashley Rae has made quite a name for herself in Canada's fishing community. This skilled angler has plied her craft from coast to coast and beyond, but still frequents her home community where her passion for fishing was born.

Ashley has blogged about a few of her favourite bodies of water in Lennox & Addington County. Follow her adventures as she documents her most memorable experiences on the water throughout the region. 


Ashley SmallmouthSmallmouth Bass on Mazinaw Lake

By Ashley Rae

Mazinaw Lake is north of Kaladar in Addington Highlands. The narrows divide the lake into upper and lower sections. It's the 7th deepest lake in the world, reaching 476 feet deep! A variety of fish species can be found here including: smallmouth and largemouth bass, lake trout, northern pike, walleye, perch, and sunfish. <<< Read more >>>


bassFishing Weslemkoon Lake

By Ashley Rae

Summer is flying by in the blink of an eye but I'm grateful to have some fun memories to look back on while exploring Lennox & Addington County over the past few weeks. This is my 4th post in this 5-part blog series with just one lake left on the agenda. My latest adventure lead me to the north part of the region to see what species we could find while fishing on Weslemkoon Lake. <<< Read more >>>


Ashley with a largemouth bassMy Favourite Places to Fish in Lennox & Addington County

By Ashley Rae

This summer Ashley has been exploring the waters of Lennox & Addington County and sharing her fishing adventures along the way. So far she has covered multi-species fishing on the Napanee River and bass opener on Skootamatta Lake. She's done some more exploring since then. Here is a short list of 3 of her favourite fishing spots in Lennox & Addington County... <<< Read more >>>


Smallmouth bassSmallmouth Bass on Skootamatta Lake

By Ashley Rae

It's finally here! Bass opener has arrived here in southeastern Ontario, and it is one of my most anticipated fishing seasons of the year. I just can't get enough of chasing both largemouth and smallmouth bass and spend a majority of my summers targeting both. To kick off the season opener I headed back to Lennox & Addington to chase smallmouth bass on Skootamatta Lake... <<< Read more >>>


Ashley with a walleyeMulti-Species Fishing on the Napanee River

By Ashley Rae

The Napanee River is where some of my earliest fishing experiences took place many years ago. I was born and raised in the area and still visit frequently to enjoy the multi-species fishing opportunities on the Napanee River. The River is located in Lennox & Addington County beginning at Camden Lake, passing through the communities of Yarker, Camden East, Newburgh and Napanee... <<< Read more >>>


L&A County Boat Launch Locations