French River is home to various fish species and types of wild game. Explore below and plan a relaxing outdoor experience in the tranquility of French River.

Fishing

French River boasts many lodges, motels and tourist operators that offer a variety of fishing experiences, including full-housekeeping and American packages. Explore our Accommodations page for a complete list of Cottages & Camps, and Lodges & Motels to find the perfect place to book your dream fishing experience.

Ice Fishing

Visit French River in the Winter for a unique ice fishing experience. French River and other area lakes, including Nipissing and Trout Lake, offer all accommodations and amenities required to plan a Winter fishing getaway in Northern Ontario.

Boat Launches

Ash Bay - At the end of Ash Bay Rd, Noëlville, ON

(Ministry of Natural Resources property, limited parking available.)

Happy Landing Lodge - At the end of Taillon Rd, Noëlville, ON

(Municipal water lot, gravel ramp, private parking.)

Rainbow Camp - At the end of North Channel Rd, Noëlville, ON

(Municipal water lot, private ramp, private parking.)

Sucker Creek - Highway 64 North, Monetville, ON

(Municipal-owned, cement ramp, parking limited to 10 spaces.)

Shanty Bay - At the end of Quesnel Rd, Monetville, ON

(Municipal-owned, cement ramp, limited parking.)

Plouffe - At the end of Plouffe Rd, Noëlville, ON

(Municipal water lot, cement ramp, Ministry of Natural Resources parking lot limited to 15 spaces.)

Hwy 607 Landing - Highway 607, Murdock River Bridge, French River, ON

(Accessible only for canoes and kayaks. Ministry of Natural Resources property, limited parking.)

Fish Species

Walleye
Walleye
Smallmouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Perch
Perch
Northern Pike
Northern Pike
Muskellunge (Muskie)
Muskie
Largemouth Bass
Largemouth Bass
Lake Trout
Lake Trout
Crappie
Crappie

Hunting

Various types of game are available in the French River region, including grouse, waterfowl, moose, deer, and black bear. Explore our Accommodations page to find the perfect place to book your French River hunting experience.

Firearms & Ammunition Information: RCMP Canadian Firearms Program

Provincial Hunting Regulations: Ministry of Natural Resources

Wild Game

Black Bear
Black Bear
Moose
Moose
White-Tailed Deer
White-Tailed Deer
Waterfowl
Waterfowl
Bird
Bird
Small Game
Small Game