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World Class Fishing

Russell Lake & The Wheeler River

So much water to choose from!


Get lost in over 30 miles of the Wheeler river and Russell Lake, or choose to fish one or several of our day use lakes! In total, Plaisted Camps has exclusive outfitting rights to over 30 miles of the Wheeler river, including Russell Lake, and the Moore Lakes. We also have exlusive rights and availability to fish  12 other day use lakes! 


Day use lakes include:

  • North and Clubhouse Lakes

  • Back Lake

  • Deep and Seagul Lake

  • Lac Lesle

  • First and "The 40 factory" Lakes

  • Lost Lake Chain

              -Lost, Big Sandy, Hungary

  • Rusty Can

Canada's Grand Slam

Trophy Pike

-Often the favorite species to fish for guests at Plaisted Camps.

-Many fish over 40"​, we've landed over 100, 4 of the last 5 years.

-​​Sight fishing bays in spring, rolling cabbage beds in July/August

Beautiful Walleye

-Tremendous numbers of walleyes in Russell, with the chance of a 28-30" fish

-Unmatched jig fishing in June and July

-Great tasting shore lunch

Powerful Lake Trout

-Pound for pound one of the best fighting fish

-Shallow water fishing in June and September

-Special day trips to designated trout lakes

-Fish one of several 100' holes on Russell Lake

Brilliant Arctic Grayling

-Have you ever caught a grayling? Take it off your bucket list here!

-Magnificent scenery on the wheeler river, fly fishing opportunity

A fishing tale you won't have to make up

Plaisted Camps

Russell Lake 
Saskatchewan, Canada


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