Immerse yourself in the pristine natural beauty of Hecla Island’s northern tip while ice fishing for the famous Greenback Walleye. Ice fishing excursions offer a unique opportunity for family and friends to gather during snowy months and experience unforgettable winter thrills like no other.

Ice Fishing!

Ice fishing season beings January 1st and lasts through March 31st. At our premium fishing spot on Lake Winnipeg, you’ll target several species, including Greenback Walleye.

Anyone is welcome to ice fish at Gull Harbour. We don’t charge a fee if you have your own equipment. Gull Harbour has two ice fishing shacks available which are provided to guests at no cost. 


SnoBear Rentals

Gull Harbour Resort maintains two well-appointed SnoBears for ice fishing in luxury! Each SnoBear vehicle accommodates up to four guests. SnoBears are equipped with two benches, four latched fishing holes. Propane furnaces and state of the art insulation keep you toasty, even on the most frigid days.
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Guided Ice Fishing Excursions

Gull Harbour Marina’s expert guides will ensure you have a great, safe experience with lots of action on your rod – your outing is guaranteed to be memorable! Your ice fishing adventure can be customized to suit your needs, experience level, and group size. 
  • Explore the ice covered Lake Winnipeg in a luxurious heated SnoBear. Up to 4 guests per SnoBear.

  • There are islands and shorelines everywhere you turn and the deep water offers a choice of drop offs in the area. Our guides will find the bait fish and navigate your party to the optimum spot for a successful catch.

  • If you need equipment, we offer a variety of fishing rods for dead stick and active fishing, a great selection of rattle baits, custom jigs, ice glow spoons, spinners, and minnows. Additional equipment available, as well as fish finders and augers. Looking to add to your private collection, maybe you will find your next secret bait for sale in our store.

  • After the catch your guide will even cook lunch! They will fillet and fry your catch, adding generous helpings of pork and beans.

  • After your ice fishing excursion, return to the Lighthouse Inn Restaurant & Lounge to sit by the fire pit, roast marshmallows, and sip hot cocoa or a drink. 

  • If you are looking to book a special customized weekend of fun, our Concierge will be happy to plan a Winter Weekend for you. 

Contact Us to Plan Your Excursion