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FISHERIES MANAGEMENT ZONE 7

ZONE 7
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ZONE 7 SEASONS AND LIMITS
Dates are inclusive; all dates including the first and last dates stated in the summary are open or closed

SPECIES OPEN SEASONS LIMITS SPECIES OPEN SEASONS LIMITS

Walleye & Jan. 1 to S - 4; not more than 1 greater than Brown Trout* Open all year S-5
Sauger or any Apr. 14 & 3rd 46 cm (18.1 in.) C-2
combination Sat. in May to C - 2; not more than 1 greater than Rainbow Open all year S-1
Dec. 31 46 cm (18.1 in.) Trout* C-0
Largemouth Open all year S-6 Lake Trout* Jan. 1 to S-2
& Smallmouth C-2 Sept. 30 C-1
Bass or any
combination Splake* Open all year S-5
C-2
Northern Pike Open all year S - 6; not more than 2 greater than
61 cm (24 in.), of which not more Pacific Open all year S-5
than 1 greater than 86 cm (33.9 in.) Salmon* C-2
C - 2; not more than 1 greater than Atlantic Open all year S-1
61 cm (24 in.), none greater than Salmon* C-0

ZONE 7
86 cm (33.9 in.) Lake Whitefish Open all year S - 25
Yellow Perch Open all year S - 50 C - 12
C - 25 Lake Sturgeon Closed All Year
Sunfish Open all year S - 50
C - 25
Brook Trout* Jan. 1 to S - 5; not more than 2 greater than
Labour Day 30 cm (11.8 in.), of which not more
than 1 is greater than 40 cm
(15.7 in.)
C - 2; not more than 1 greater than
30 cm (11.8 in.), none greater than
40 cm (15.7 in.)

The following species are not present in this Zone and are closed to fishing all *Aggregate limits apply to these species.
year: Muskellunge, Crappie and Channel Catfish. See page 7 for full details.

ADDITIONAL ZONE 7 FISHING OPPORTUNITIES


Brook Trout open all year, no size limits
Ambrose Lake (4855N., 8721W.) Disappointment Lake (480838N, 842722W.) - Cowie Twp. Jerrards Lake (4829N., 8511W.) - Vasiloff Twp.
Angel Lake (4846N., 8652W.) Doran Lake (4906N., 8437W.) - Larkin Twp. Jubilee Lake (4759N., 8445W.) - McMurray Twp.
Arnott #19 - Arnott Twp. Dragline Lake (4833N., 8523W.) - Cecile Twp. Kabossakwa Pothole Lake (485130N, 852422W.) -
Ashmore Lake (485144N., 871106W.) - Priske Twp. Drop Lake (484943N., 865915W.) Mikano Twp.
Atkinson Lake #1 (4832N., 8446W.) - Atkinson Twp. Dycie Lake (4756N., 8446W.) - McMurray Twp. Klein Lake (485635N, 851525W.) - Welsh Twp.
Ault (4858N., 8739W.) - Yesno Twp. East Shell Lake (4827N., 8507W.) - Vasiloff Twp. Lake #34 (4910N., 8536W.) - Nickel Twp.
Belanger Lake (4907N., 8436W.) - Lascelles Twp. Echo Lake (4847N., 8654W.) Lake #35 (4911N., 8536W.) - Nickel Twp.
Bews Lake (485131N., 870318W.) Emerald Lake (4909N., 8536W.) - Nickel Twp. Lake #36 (4911N., 8536W.) - Nickel Twp.
Big Lake (480950N, 843004W) - Cowie Twp. Emond Lake - Arnott Twp. Lake E-11 (5006N., 8627W.)
Bluebill Lake (485637N., 874023W.) Empire Lake (4936N., 8757W.) - Summers Twp. Lamont Lake (484828N., 871407W.)
Bluff Lake (4857N., 8715W.) Eric Lake (485111N., 865456W.) Leana Lake (4950N., 8621W.)
Bob Lake (4722N., 8551W.) Eric Lake (4936N., 8439W.) - Arnott Twp. Leos Lake (4833N., 8513W.) - Hunt Twp.
Boobas Lake (4928N., 8708W.) Evelyn Lake - Arnott Twp. Lewis Lake - Arnott Twp.
Botham Lake (4841N., 8558W.) - Bomby Twp. Fire Hill Lake (4901N., 88 07W.) - Corrigal Twp. Limestone Lake (4907N., 8809W.)
Buck Lake (4838N., 8523W.) - Cecile Twp. Flats Lake (485656N., 874029W.) Little Flood Lake (484547N, 852424W.) - Flood Twp.
Cantin Lake - Arnott Twp. Fog Lake (4837N., 8509W.) - Abraham Twp. Little Hart Lake - Gill Twp.
Centennial Lake (4755N., 8443W.) - Naveau Twp. Francoise Lake (4829N., 8418W.) - St. Julien Twp. Little Harvie Lake ( 490112N., 871117W.)
Chain Lake (4938N., 8549W.) Furnival Lake (481304N., 845540W.) - Lalibert and Lovely Lake (4907N., 8435W.) - Lascelles Twp.
Chapman (4905N., 8718W.) Knicely Twp. Lower Ross Lake (485357N., 872018W.)
Charlotte Lake (4857N., 8716W.) Gagnon Lake - Arnott Twp. Lyne Lake (4852N., 8722W.)
Claire Lake - Arnott Twp. Gaug Lake (4908N., 8551W.) - Leslie Twp. Manton (Chapleau) Lake (480748N, 840709W.) - Echum
Clearwater Lake (4840N., 8513W.) - Common Twp. Gordon Lake (485114N., 865411W.) Twp.
Cruise Lake (481325N., 845426W.) - Lalibert Twp. Half (Chapleau) Lake (481642N, 840453W.) McAvay Lake (4919N., 8807W.)
Curry Lakes A - Recollet Twp. - Copenace Twp. Mercury Lake (4829N., 8533W.)
Curry Lakes B - Recollet Twp. Hartley Lake (4928N., 8709W.) Mickey Lake (485945N., 855230W.)
Curry Lakes C - Recollet Twp. Hilder Lake (4947N., 8659W.) Middleton Lake (493023N., 862930W.)
Dead Lake (4837N., 8523W.) - Cecile Twp. Hob Lake (4930N., 8630W.) Mikano Pothole Lake (485038N, 852007W.)
Deadman Lake (4823N., 8550W.) Hook Lake - McEwing Twp. - Mikano Twp.
Deep Lake (4856N., 8715W.) Igloo Lake - DArcy Twp. Mile 30 Lake (5005N., 8628W.)
Dew Lake (484914N., 865845W.) Jason Lake (485042N., 872111W.) - Killraine Twp.

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ADDITIONAL ZONE 7 FISHING OPPORTUNITIES
Brook Trout open all year, no size limits
Mileage 10 Pothole Lake (4829N., 8509W.) - Vasiloff Post Lake (492940N., 863608W.) Spring Lake (4941N., 8732W.)
Twp. Rice Lake - Gill Twp. Square Lake - Gilliland Twp.
Minnow Lake (4851N., 8705W.) - Strey Twp. Rod & Gun Lake (4759N., 8454W.) - Lendrum Twp. That Mans Lake (4905N., 8444W.) - Larkin Twp.
Minto Lake (4758N., 8445W.) - McMurray Twp. Rootcellar Lake (4825N., 8500W.) - Ashley Twp. Tricorn Lake (4930N., 8631W.)
Mole Lake - McEwing Twp. Rope Lake (490221N., 871930W.) Trodd Lake - Arnott Twp.
Murphy Lake - Arnott Twp. Sand Lake (4907N., 85 50W.) - Leslie Twp. Turtle Lake (4846N., 8523W.) - Flood Twp.
Myrtle Lake - Arnott Twp. Setting Duck Lake (4941N., 8722W.) Upper Ross Lake (4855N., 8720W.)
Mystery Lake (4819N., 8443W.) - Dumas Twp. Shaw Lake (4907N., 8437W.) - Larkin Twp. Violet Lake (4831N., 8431W.) - Cudney Twp.
Nik Lake (4809N., 8445W.) - Musquash Twp. Sider Lake - Arnott Twp. West (Chapleau) Lake (480620N, 840758W)
Norn Lake (4907N., 8437W.) - Larkin Twp. Slim Lake - Arnott Twp. - Echum Twp.
North OBrien Lake (4833N., 8509W.) - Vasiloff Twp. Souloup Lake (4819N., 8443W.) West Shell Lake (482731N, 850743W.) - Vasiloff Twp.
North Oganek Lake (4834N., 8508W.) - Abraham Twp. Souter Lake - Arnott Twp. Wilson Lake (4907N., 8436W.) - Lascelles Twp.
North Twin Lake (483809N, 852353W.) - Cecile Twp. South OBrien Lake (483207N., 850839W.)
Norwalk Lake (4755N., 8444W.) - Rabazo Twp. - Vasiloff Twp.
OBrien Lake (4832N., 8508W.) - Vasiloff Twp. South Shell Lake (482658N., 850749W.) - Alanen Twp.
Other Mans Lake (4905N., 8445W.) - Larkin Twp. South Twin Lake (4838N., 8524W.) - Cecile Twp.
Pearkes Lake #10 (4832N., 8426W.) - Pearkes Twp. Southpine Lake (490222N., 871351W.)
Pointing Lake - Frost Twp. Spectacle Lake (485015N., 871737W.) - Killraine Twp.
ZONE 7

Rainbow Trout S - 5, C - 2
Arnott #47 - Arnott Twp. Hartley Lake (4928N., 8709W.) Margo Lake (4949N., 8621W.)
Balancing Lake (4950N., 8618W.) Hilder Lake (4947N., 8659W.) Pamela Lake (4947N., 8619W.)
Boobas Lake (4928N., 8708W.) Humberstone Lake - Frost Twp. Tricorn Lake (4930N., 8631W.)
Frost #68 Lake - Frost Twp. Leana Lake (4950N., 8621W.) Unnamed Lake A-620-A (4947N., 8658W.)
Hart Lake - Gill Twp. Lukinto Lake (4948N., 8618W.) Unnamed Lake A-717 (4954N., 8649W.)

Lake Trout Open All Year


Arnott Lake - Arnott Twp. Big Skunk Lake - Arnott Twp. Redpine Lake - Arnott Twp.
Beaton Lake 65 (4858N., 8447W.) - Beaton Twp. Corine Lake - McEwing Twp. Young Lake - Arnott Twp.

EXCEPTIONS TO ZONE 7 REGULATIONS


WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS
Alder Creek - from the culvert at Fish sanctuary - no fishing from (continued) Brook Trout open from the 4th Sat. in
Hwy. 17 downstream to Cedar Lake Mar. 15 - June 15. 10. From the east shore of the Apr. - Labour Day.
and 200 m (656 ft.) out from the creek Nipigon River to Camp 81 Road, all Brook Trout S - 1 and C - 0, must be
mouth into Cedar Lake. tributaries lying downstream from greater than 56 cm (22 in.).
All waters located within the portion Lake Sturgeon open Jan. 1 to Apr. 30 and Hwy. 17, excluding those listed in
of Zone 7 north of Hwy. 11 and east Jul. 1 to Dec. 31. items 1 to 9 above;
of Hwy. 584. Lake Sturgeon S - 0 and C - 0. 11. From Camp 81 Road east to
the Whitesand River (4850N.,
All tributaries to Lake Superior in Brook Trout open from the 4th Sat. in
8724W.), all tributaries lying
Zone 7 described as follows: Apr. - Labour Day.
downstream from the first hydro line
1. Jackfish River downstream from Brook Trout S - 1 and C - 0, must be
north of Lake Superior, excluding
the falls (4903N., 8806W.); greater than 56 cm (22 in.).
those listed in items 1 to 9 above;
2. Jackpine River downstream from
12. From and including the Whitesand
Wilsons Falls (4907N., 8753W.);
River to the west shore of the Pic
3. Cypress River downstream from
River all tributaries lying downstream
falls (4857N., 8750W.);
from Hwy. 17, excluding those
4. Cypress River West Tributary
listed in items 1 to 9 above;
downstream from the falls
13. All tributaries to Lake Superior in
(4857N., 8751W.);
Zone 7 from the Pic River to the
5. Gravel River downstream from the
Michipicoten River, inclusive,
falls (485526N., 874146W.);
downstream from the first falls,
6. Little Gravel River downstream
rapids, dam or lake as identified
from the falls
on a Provincial Series Map or the
(485600.8N., 874635.9W.);
entire tributary where there are no
7. Steel River downstream from
falls, rapids, dams or lakes identified
the Golden Staircase (outflow of
on a Provincial Series Map or if
Santoy Lake);
the tributary does not appear on
8. McKellar River downstream from the
a Provincial Series Map (contact
falls 150 m (492 ft.) north of Hwy. 17;
Local District office for information
9. Prairie River downstream
on Provincial Series Maps.)
from the first hydro line north of
Lake Superior; All tributaries to Lake Superior in Rainbow Trout S - 2 and C - 1.
(continued next column) Zone 7 east of and including the Pic
River to the boundary with Zone 10.

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EXCEPTIONS TO ZONE 7 REGULATIONS
WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS
All waters in the townships of Brook Trout S - 2 and C - 1, any size. Dog Lake and McKee Creek (Bay Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Broughton, Atkinson, Cooper, 57) - Stover Twp. from 200 m (656 ft.) Mar. 15 - June 15.
Doucette, Nameigos, McGowan and out from creek mouth to 300 m (984
Mosambik. ft.) up creek.
Anaharea Lake - Doucett Twp. Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Dog Lake at Height of Land Bay - Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Jan. 1 - Feb. 14 & Mar. 16 - the 3rd Sat. Stover Twp. from 1.3 km (0.81 mi.) Mar. 15 - June 15.
in May. out into Dog Lake to Crooked Lake
portage.
Augusta Lake west of St. Germain Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
Dog Lake at Lochalsh Bay and Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Twp. - Mishibishu Chain.
Lochalsh River - (Gutelius) Riggs Mar. 15 - June 15.
Borealis Lake Fish sanctuary - closed all year in 2017. Twp. - lying within 182 m (597 ft.)
(490043N., 864408W.). radius measured from the C.P.R. bridge.
Duncannon Lake (4756N., 8325W.) Fish Sanctuary - No Fishing from
Buckaday Lake (485852N., Brook Trout open from 4th Sat. in Apr. - - Panet and Marshall Twps. April 1 - June 15.
874506W.) and headwaters lakes. Labour Day.
Fernow Lake (4955N., 8603W.). Lake Trout - not more than 1 greater than
Buhl Lake (4917N., 8619W.). Fish sanctuary - no fishing from 56 cm (22 in.).
Jan. 1 - Fri. before the 3rd Sat. in May Fungus Lake - Dahl Twp., from mouth Fish sanctuary - no fishing from

ZONE 7
and Oct. 1 - Dec. 31. of Fungus Creek to 200 m (656 ft.) in Mar. 15 - June 15.
an arc extending out into Fungus Lake.
Cedar Creek (narrows) - between Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Cedar Lake and Little Cedar Lake - Mar. 15 - June 15. Gentian Creek at Kagiano Lake, Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Brothers Twp., 200 m (656 ft.) out from between Lobelia Lake and Kagiano Mar. 15 - June 15.
each end of the creek. Lake, from Unnamed Lake to Kagiano
Lake, approx. 1 km (3,280 ft.) out from
Chapleau River (also known as Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Gentian Creek Mouth.
Kebsquasheshing River) - Chapleau Apr. 1 - June 15.
Goldie River - Delmage Twp., Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Twp., between Three Mile Rapids
from a narrowing of the river at Apr. 1 - June 15.
(475016N., 832724W.) and a
480408N., 835126W.
narrowing of the river at
downstream to 480457N.,
475005N., 832653W.
835103W.
Chapleau River (also known as Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Greenwater Lake (4939N., Live fish may not be used as bait or
Kebsquasheshing River) - Chapleau Apr. 1 - June 15. 8557W.). possessed for use as bait.
Twp., from the centreline of the C.P.R.
track upstream for 100 m (328 ft.) and Grehan Lake (4929N., 8637W.). Lake Trout S - 1 and C - 0.
downstream for 300 m (984 ft.). Hawk Lake, McVeigh Creek and Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Cirrus Lake (4855N., 8610W.). Fish sanctuary - no fishing from connecting waters - Esquega and Mar. 15 - June 15.
Jan. 1 - Feb. 15 & Mar. 15 - Fri. before Corbiere Twps. - part of Hawk Lake
the 3rd Sat. in May. north of line from the northwest
shore of Hawk Lake 250 m (820 ft.)
Clearwater Lake (4841N., 8541W.) Live fish may not be used as bait or south of the creek mouth, northeast
- Laberge Twp. possessed for use as bait. to the north shore due south of the
Crayfish Lake - Killins Twp., Two Fish sanctuary - no fishing from intersection of Finn Town Rd. and
Bays at the south end, south of a line Mar. 15 - June 15. Hwy. 547, and the creek 3 km
east and west of tip of the peninsula (1.8 mi.) upstream to the Algoma
200 m (656 ft.) northwest of the inlet Central Railway culvert.
from West Kabenung Lake; and all Hillsport Creek at White Otter Lake Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
tributaries from West Kabenung - between Hillsport Lake and White Mar. 15 - June 15.
Lake; and the tributary 200 m Otter Lake, from down-stream side of
(656 ft.) west of the inlet, 150 m culverts on Bound Lake Road to
(492 ft.) upstream. 200 m (656 ft.) out from creek mouth.
Dayohessarah and Little Dayohessarah Only artificial lures may be used. Huck Lake (4950N., 8616W.). Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Lakes (4847N., 8502W.) - Odlum and Lake Trout open from Feb. 15 - Mar. 15 & Jan. 1 - Fri. before 3rd Sat. in May and
Hambleton Twps. 3rd Sat. in May - Sept. 30. Oct. 1 - Dec. 31.
Delmage Bay - Delmage Twp. Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Jackfish River - between Nipigon Walleye and Sauger closed all year.
Apr. 1 - June 15. Bay (Lake Superior) and the First
Dog Lake - Bay 57 Narrows - West Twp. Fish sanctuary - closed all year. Barrier.
Dog Lake - Dog-McMurtry Narrows - Fish sanctuary - closed all year. Kabenung Lake and Fungus Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Bruyere Twp. 350 m (1,148 ft.) out from creek mouth Mar. 15 - June 15.
to Hwy. 17 - Dahl Twp.
Dog Lake and Dog River - West Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Twp., from 200 m (656 ft.) out from Mar. 15 - June 15. Kabenung Lake and Ruthelda Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
river mouth to the northern township - narrow bay at northeast corner, Mar. 15 - June 15.
boundary up river. northeast of a line 400 m (1,312 ft.)
southwest of Hwy. 17 to east shore
400 m (1,312 ft.) southwest of Hwy. 17
and Ruthelda Creek upstream to top
of rapids 700 m (2,297 ft.) east of
Hwy. 17 - Dahl Twp.

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EXCEPTIONS TO ZONE 7 REGULATIONS
WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS
Kabinakagami Lake at Ermine Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Little Pic Lake (4922N., 8638W.). Lake Trout S - 1 and C - 0.
- Ermine Twp., between Ermine Lake Mar. 15 - June 15.
and Kabinakagami Lake.
Macutagon Ponds - Cecile Twp. Brook Trout open from the 4th Sat. in
Apr. - Labour Day.

Kabinakagami Lake at Fairy Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from


(Lipton Creek) - between Lipton Lake Mar. 15 - June 15. Madoson Lake (4854N., 8610W.). Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Jan. 1 -
(Lipton Twp.) and Kabinakagami Lake Fri. before the 3rd Sat. in May &
(Lizar Twp.). Oct. 1 - Dec. 31.
Kabinakagami Lake at Noisy Creek - Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Magpie River downstream of Brook Trout S - 2 and C - 1, any size.
Lizar Twp., from Kabinakagami Lake Mar. 15 - June 15. Steephill Falls and its tributaries lying
to eastern boundary of Lizar Twp. west of the Algoma Central Railway
Kabinakagami Lake at Oba River - Fish sanctuary - no fishing from and east of Hwy. 17 and including
Ermine Twp., from Kabinakagami Mar. 15 - June 15. Catfish Creek downstream of Catfish
Lake to northern boundary of Ermine Lake.
Twp. Magpie River from Mission Falls to Walleye and Sauger open from
Kabinakagami Lake at Stoney Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Michipicoten River. Jan. 1 - Apr. 14 & July 1 - Dec. 31.
ZONE 7

- Lizar Twp. between Breckenridge Mar. 15 - June 15.


Maguire, Kapimchigama, Radford, Walleye S - 2 and C - 1 any size from
Lake and Kabinakagami Lake.
Lund, Lost Sky Pilot, Pashoskoota, these waters combined.
Kabinakagami River - Lizar and Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Rainbow, Reynolds lakes, and all
Mosambik Twps., from mouth of river Mar. 15 - June 15. connecting waters, in the Territorial
in Little Kaby Bay to 100 m (328 ft.) District of Algoma.
above Chipmunk Falls.
Manitowik Lake and Boisey Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Kabinakagami River and its tributary Only artificial lures may be used. - Debassige Twp. (between Boisey Mar. 15 - June 15.
lakes and streams in McGowan, Only one barbless hook may be used. Lake and Outline Bay), from
Atkinson, Broughton, Cooper, 200 m (656 ft.) out from creek mouth
Doucett, Mosambik Twps. and the to 250 m (820 ft.) up creek (at top
southeast half of Nameigos Twp., of rapids).
excluding Anaharea Lake.
Manitowik Lake and Goudreau Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Kabiskagami Lake Fish sanctuary - no fishing from - Bruyere Twp., from 200 m (656 ft.) Mar. 15 - June 15.
(4842N., 8434W.) - Mosambik Twp. Jan. 1 - Feb. 14 & Mar. 16 - 3rd Sat. in May. out from creek mouth to 1.3 km
(0.81 mi.) up creek (at top of rapids).
Kagiano Lake (4922N., 8621W.) Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
the portion known as Palmquist Bay Mar. 15 - June 15. Manitowik Lake and Hawk River - Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
between the mouth of Palmquist Esquega and Fiddler Twps., from Blue Mar. 15 - June 15.
River and Kagiano Lake. Bay of Manitowik Lake to Hwy. 547.
Kagiano River - between the weir at Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Manitowik Lake and Michipicoten Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
the top of Twin Falls downstream to Mar. 15 - June 15. River (Stoney Portage Falls) - Mar. 15 - June 15.
the top of First Falls Rapids. Bruyere Twp., from first narrows of
Manitowik Lake to the top of the Falls.
Kagiano River at Kagiano Lake, south Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
end of lake 200 m (656 ft.) out from Mar. 15 - June 15. McKay Lake (4936N., 8626W.). Lake Trout - not more than 1 greater than
river mouth. 56 cm (22 in.).
Kagiano River at Michal Lake from Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Michipicoten River (Scott Falls to Walleye and Sauger open from
Marmota Creek upstream to top of Mar. 15 - June 15. Lake Superior). Jan. 1 - Apr. 14 & July 1 - Dec. 31.
rapids.
Michipicoten River tributaries Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Katzenbach Lake Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
flowing into the Michipicoten River in Apr. 15 - June 15.
(4804N., 8520W.) - St. Germain
Rabazo Twp.
Twp. Mishibishu Chain.
Mishi Lake (4805N., 8521W.) - Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
Killala Lake (4905N., 8632W.). Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
west of St. Germain Twp. Mishibishu
Chain.
Knife Lake and the University (Dog) Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Mishibishu Lake Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
River - Chapais Twp., from the top of Mar. 15 - June 15. (4805N., 8525W.) - west of St.
the rapids at the outlet of Obatanga Germain Twp. Mishibishu Chain.
Lake downstream 1.3 km (0.81mi.) in
Missing Lake (4800N., 8229W.). Brook Trout S - 2 and C - 1, any size.
the University River and extending
600 m (1,968 ft.) into Knife Lake.
Kwinkwaga Lake and River - east of Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Murray Lake and Blackfish Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
a line 300 m (984 ft.) north and 500 m Mar. 15 - June 15. - Copenace Twp., from the bay in Mar. 1 - June 15.
(1,640 ft.) west of the river mouth Murray Lake to 90 m (295 ft.) up the
and 1.3 km (0.81mi.) upstream from creek.
the lake to the widening in the river - Nagagami Lake - Foch Bay. Walleye open from Jan. 1 - Mar. 14 &
Flood and Johns Twps. the 3rd Sat. in May - Dec. 31.
Linbarr Creek - Lessard Twp., Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
between Linbarr Lake and Lessard Mar. 15 - June 15. Nagagami Lake at mouth of Foch Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Lake. River - Foch, Flanders and Frances Mar. 15 - June 15.
Twps.

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EXCEPTIONS TO ZONE 7 REGULATIONS
WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS
Nagagami Lake at Obakamiga River Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Racine Lake - Darcy Twp., from Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
- Nagagami Twp. - from Nagagami Mar. 15 - June 15. where the northern boundary of Lots Apr. 1 - June 15.
Lake to the top of Sagi Rapids. 8 and 9, Conc. V crosses Racine Lake
Nagagamisis Lake and River - Fish sanctuary - no fishing from southward to the first rapids in Lot
Elgie Twp. Apr. 1 - June 15. 10, Conc. III.
Rock Lake - Tilston Twp. Only artificial lures may be used.
Northeast Campcot Lake Fish sanctuary - closed all year. Brook Trout S - 2 and C - 1, any size.
(4902N., 8637W.).
Ruthie Lake (4842N., 8514W.) and Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Oba Lake and Oba River Fish sanctuary - no fishing from tributaries - Common Twp. - the south Mar. 15 - June 15.
(White Berry Creek) - from 200 m Mar. 15 - June 15. bay south of a line from a point on
(656 ft.) out from river mouth to the east shore 320 m (1,049 ft.) north
intersection of Oba River with Road #6. of the south end of the lake to the
Oba Lake and Tatnall River Fish sanctuary - no fishing from island, and from the island to the
- Carney and Martin Twps., Mar. 15 - June 15. west shore 450 m (1,476 ft.) northwest
from 200 m (656 ft.) out from river of the south end of the lake, and the
mouth to 3.5 km (2.2 mi.) up river. tributary at the southeast corner
upstream to the top of the first rapids
Oba Lake at Hoodoo Bay Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
and the tributary at the southwest
and Hoodoo Creek - Carney and

ZONE 7
corner upstream to John Lake.
Simpson Twps., from Algoma Central
Railway trestle crossing the Bay to Shamokan Creek from the centre Fish sanctuary no fishing from Apr.
first falls on the Creek. line of Rail Line Road downstream 1 June 14.
to the mouth of Shamokan Creek at
Oba River - Ermine Twp. - Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
5009N., 8637W., where it flows
downstream from the north Mar. 15 - June 15.
into Upper Twin Lake.
boundary of the township to
Kabinakagami Lake. Shikwamkwa Lake and the Jackpine Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
River - Keesickquayash Twp., Apr. 1 - June 15.
Obakamiga Lake Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
between a point where the Little
- Foch and Lessard Twps., Mar. 15 - June 15.
Jackpine River enters the Jackpine
from power line at Rocky Narrows to
River downstream to a point where
outlet of lake at Canyon Portage.
Shikwamkwa Lake intersects latitude
Obakamiga Lake Fish sanctuary - no fishing from 480330N.
at Obakamiga River - between Mar. 15 - June 15.
Shikwamkwa Lake, Windermere Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Granitehill Lake and Obakamiga Lake
River, and Goldie River lying east Apr. 1 - June 15.
(Three Mile Narrows) - Cholette Twp.
of a line from a point on the west
Obakamiga River - Nagagami Twp., Fish sanctuary - no fishing from shore of Shikwamkwa Lake at
from Nagagami Lake upstream to the Mar. 15 - June 15. 480738N., 840347W., and a
uppermost part of the Sagi Rapids. point on the east shore at
Obatanga Provincial Park (all waters) Walleye S - 2, not more than 1 greater 480736N., 840340W., upstream
including Bogle, Burnfield, Cotton, than 40 cm (15.7 in.) and not more than to a point on the Windermere
Knife, Obatanga and Patron Lakes. 1 less than 40 cm (15.7 in.). River at 480655N., 840113W.,
and upstream of where the Goldie
Walleye C - 1, must be less than 40 cm
River enters the Windermere River
(15.7 in.).
to a point on the Goldie River at
Onaman Lake (5000N., 8726W.). Closed to all species from 480824N., 840231W.
Mar. 1 to May 31.
Southeast Campcot Lake Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
Picnic Lake and Tukanee Creek Fish sanctuary - no fishing from (4902 17N., 8637 29W.) in the
- the bay at the southeast corner, Mar. 15 - June 15. Territorial District of Thunder Bay.
south of a line from the east shore Sun Lake (4925N., 8634W.). Lake Trout S - 1 and C - 0.
200 m (656 ft.) northeast of the
Hwy. 631 culverts northwest to the
point on the south shore 200 m (656 Three Finger Lake Only barbless hooks may be used.
ft.) north of the culverts, including (484333N., 861903W.) - Pic Twp. Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Jan. 1 -
Little Picnic Lake, and Tukanee Creek June 30 & Sept. 1 - Dec. 31.
from Picnic Lake 500 m (1,640 ft.) Live fish may not be used as bait or
upstream to the first pond above the possessed for use as bait.
small bridge - Hunt Twp. Walleye S - 0 and C - 0.
Pipe Lake (4758N., 8543W.). Fish sanctuary - closed all year. Trout Creek and its tributaries Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
(4756N., 8447W.) - from the Apr. 15 - June 15.
Pukaskwa National Park and the Live fish may not be used as bait or Michipicoten River to 2 km (1.2 mi.)
surrounding waters south of a possessed for use as bait. upstream of the Hydro transmission
line running west from the south line in the Townships of Rabazo,
boundary of Knowles Twp. and east Lendrum and McMurray.
of the Thunder Bay-Algoma District
Boundary, and including the waters Unnamed Creek - 500 m (1,640 ft.) Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
of Pokei Creek, Gibson Lake, Jarvey south of Kagiano River Inlet at Mar. 15 - June 15.
Lake, Coronation Creek and Lake, Kagiano Lake, south end of lake from
Warbedeelius Lake, Soulier Lake and first obstruction to 200 m (656 ft.) out
all waters tributary to the Pukaskwa from creek mouth.
River in the Algoma District.

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EXCEPTIONS TO ZONE 7 REGULATIONS
WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS WATERBODY EXCEPTION DETAILS
Unnamed Creek - at the south end Fish sanctuary - no fishing from White Lake and White River Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
of Kagiano Lake in a bay east of the Mar. 15 - June 15. (4841N., 8536W.) - the bay of Mar. 15 - June 15.
southernmost narrows, from the first White Lake south of a line from
obstruction to fish to 200 m (656 ft.) the northeast corner of Regan Pt.
into Kagiano Lake. east to the eastern shore of White
Lake at the road from the Mobert
Unnamed Creek - between Wabikoba Fish sanctuary - no fishing from subdivision, and the White River from
Lake (4847N., 8545W.) and Ellis Mar. 15 - June 15. White Lake upstream 700 m (2,300
Lake including Edna Creek upstream ft.) to the bridge on the Mobert Road
to the first obstruction to fish. (Laberge Twp.).
Valentine River - Stoddart, Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Bannerman and Hanlan Twps., Apr. 1 - June 15.
Hwy. 11 to Hanlan Lake (excluding White Lake, Olga Creek, and Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Fushimi Lake). McGill Creek (unsurveyed territory) Mar. 15 - June 15.
(4852N., 8536W.) - part of Shabotik
Wabatongushi Lake - Dibben Bay - Fish sanctuary - no fishing from Bay from a point 300 m (984 ft.) west
from a point 1.3 km (0.81 mi.) west to Mar. 15 - June 15. and southeast to the point 650 m
a point 1.2 km (0.75 mi.) southwest (2,133 ft.) east of the mouth of Olga
of Dibben Creek and Dibben Creek
ZONE 7

Creek; and Olga Creek upstream from


upstream to Dibben Lake, and the lake 2 km (1.24 mi.) to a small
including the creek and connecting lake; and McGill Creek from Olga
Dibben Creek to the unnamed lake Creek 1 km (3,280 ft.) upstream to
due north of Dibben Lake - Simpson, Atikameg Twp.
Moorehouse and Challener Twps.
Wabatongushi Lake at Wabatongushi Fish sanctuary - closed all year. White Lake, Shabotik River, Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Narrows Kwinkwaga River (4851N., 8534W.) Mar. 15 - June 15.
(4828N., 8414W.) - Challener Twp. - the part of Shabotik Bay 850 m
Wabenung Lake (4824N., 8448W.). Walleye closed all year. (2,790 ft.) southwest of the mouth of
the Shabotik River north to the west
tip of the low island along the north
Wabikoba Creek (4843N., 8547W.) Fish sanctuary - no fishing from shore of Shabotik Bay about 1.05 km
- first obstruction south into Cedar Mar. 15 - June 15. (3,445 ft.) northwest of the mouth
Lake including north end of Cedar of the Shabotik River; the Shabotik
Lake not within Brothers Twp. River from White Lake upstream to
the top of the first rapids about 350
Wabikoba Creek (4848N., 8544W.) Fish sanctuary - no fishing from m (1,148 ft.) above the confluence
- from Theresa Lake dam south and Mar. 15 - June 15. with the Kwinkwaga River; and
extending 200 m (656 ft.) from creek the Kwinkwaga River upstream to
mouth into Wabikoba Lake. Atikameg Lake.

Waters east of Pukaskwa National Brook Trout S - 2 and C - 1, any size.


Park - within the following boundary: Whitefish Lake and Shikwamka Fish sanctuary - no fishing from
Beginning at the southwest corner River - Maness Twp. from 820 m Mar. 15 - June 15.
of Legarde Twp., then west along (2,690.6 ft.) below Bailey Bridge
the projection of the southeast site to 200 m (656 ft.) above Bailey
boundary of Legarde Twp., to the Bridge site.
east boundary of Pukaskwa National
Park, and including the waters of
Little Beaver Lake, Coronation Creek,
Wylie Lake Fish sanctuary - closed all year.
Coronation Lake and their tributaries
(490236N., 864536W.).
in Keating Twp.; and the tributaries
of Farewell Creek in Legarde Twp.;
but not including the waters of East Yucca Lake (4923N., 8637W.). Lake Trout S - 1 and C - 0.
Pukaskwa Lake (4806N., 8536W.).

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