When you’re searching for a fishing lodge or resort in Saskatchewan, there’s undoubtedly a few criteria you’re looking for: hospitality, location, and an assortment of modern amenities. The fishery can make or break a fishing trip, but fortunately Milton Lake Lodge offers some of the best fishing in North America for trophy northern pike, monster lake trout, and artic grayling. Located only 40 miles south of the Northwest Territories border, this remote setting really lets you experience the best of northern Saskatchewan in an unspoiled setting. No road access limits the amount of people who have come here, making Milton Lake Lodge one of the best kept secrets in Saskatchewan.
Of course fishing isn’t the only thing you’re thinking of when planning your trip. The warm and welcoming hospitality, comfortable big safe boats, and the newly constructed 4,600 square foot lodge with all modern amenities at Milton Lake Lodge ensures you have everything you need for the vacation of a lifetime. Not to mention their onsite chef will make you feel like you’re dinning at 5-star restaurant every meal!
From the moment you arrive, Milton Lake Lodge’s supremely friendly staff will make it their mission to facilitate an unforgettable experience for you and your party. “As a family-run business we pay attention to detail and create custom trips to suit family, friends, and corporate groups,” says Peter, owner of the lodge. With the headache of planning out of the way, you’re free to spend more time exploring Milton Lake’s unspoiled surroundings.
Peace and tranquility is easily found around Milton Lake. The lodge’s remote setting means that you’ll truly feel away from it all. Leave the helter-skelter pace of modern life in the city--you’re here to escape, and you’ll do so in a myriad of ways. Hike a nearby trail and experience the breathtaking scenery, crystal clear waters, and beautiful wildlife of the Canadian Shield. Try your hand at fly fishing and don’t worry if you don’t have the proper gear; Milton Lake Lodge supplies it all. A professional fishing guide is available for every two anglers to show you the best spots and get you catching the fish that the lodge is famous for.
“Our goal is to share as well as preserve this awesome fishing paradise for generations to come,” Maxine, one of the owners, says. If fishing in the immediate vicinity of the resort isn’t bold enough for you, you can head on a daily fly-out. Milton Lake Lodge has several other lakes, some of which have never been fished. A private charter flight will take you to Points North Landing and from there you’ll board a floatplane and enjoy a four to eight-day fishing trip--something we guarantee you’ll never forget!
Explore the local area around the lodge and see evidence of local Native artifacts dating back to 8,000 years. If you’re looking for something different to do, Milton lake Lodge can offer you a fly-out excursion to “Athabasca Sand Dunes,” the world’s most northern desert.
Back at Milton’s, simply step inside and you’ll be privy to one of the most luxurious lodges in the province. You’ll be awed by every aspect of the lodge, from the 25-foot ceilings in the entryway to the ever-present pine interior. There are 16 rooms in total, each with a double bed, wireless internet, and satellite television for those who just need to catch up on the latest sports score. If you would just like to relax, Milton Lake Lodge has a hot tub overlooking the lake for your enjoyment. You’ll be hard-pressed to pry yourself away when it’s time to go home!
Food-wise, there’s a spacious dining hall where you’ll be treated to gourmet breakfasts and scrumptious dinners. It’s not hard to forget how remote you are with all these amenities. And don’t worry if you forgot to pack something. Milton Lake Lodge has a store with the essentials and a good selection of tackle, clothing, confectionary, and selection of Cuban cigars.
So what are you waiting for? Milton’s Lake Lodge has everything you could possibly want from a Saskatchewan vacation, plus a whole lot more.