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Watson's Pine Portage Lodge

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Brighton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just got back today from the 4 day American plan package at pine portage, and I will absolutely, enthusiastically recommend this trip to anyone who cares to hear me tell fishing stories. We were met with some crummy wind and rain for a few of the days, but the fishing remained fantastic and the personality of any of the... More 

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Oakville, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the accommodation as comfortable as described in their ads. Food was good for a fishing lodge with a well thought out variety. Service was attentive and friendly. Guide was knowledgeable and put us onto lots of pickerel and pike every day . Only disappointment was that no larger fish were found. Some guys staying at the lodge were... More 

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United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rustic setting and amenities are to be expected -- but the warm and hard-working staff exceed our expectations. The food is good and served with a smile. The gear is well maintained and clean. We will be back! The only imperfection was the entirely unreliable WiFi.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

If you are wondering why there are so few reviews of this fine establishment here is the answer… Everyone sees that it has high ratings and realizes that the word is already out! This place is fantastic! Don't expect to lose much weight because you are out in the wild however because they feed you incredible food from herring to... More 

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Seven Hills, OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

My family and I have made multiple trips to Pine Portage Lodge and Lake Kabinakagami over the years, and we have never had a bad experience. In fact, the Watson family has bent over backwards to make our stay even better than we had expected on multiple occasions. One trip in particular, Whiskey Jack was unavailable so my family was... More 

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Coopersville, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

This was my 4th trip and I have never been disappointed. I travel a lot and my trips to Pine Portage are always my favorite. The accommodations are exactly what I want at a fishing lodge. The staff are all very attentive, friendly, and helpful. The views are unmatched, the fishing is some of the best, the service is exceptional,... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Our second trip here and even knowing what to expect we were blown away AGAIN. Fishing was super--plenty of fish. Food and hospitality amazing. I have been to 15-18 different places in Canada to fish, this is at the very top of list. Guides Pat and Luke were pros!

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

This is our groups second trip to the lodge and it was amazing. Betty, Bill, supported by Mary Ellen, Violet and the lodge staff run an exceptional lodge. The fishing was fantastic with several personal bests recorded. It's a walleye factory!! We had the housekeeping plan and stayed in Wolfs Den. It was first class. The boat ran perfectly, the... More 

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New Washington, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

This was my 5th trip over the past 35 years. Once again, nothing but first class!! They had a recipe for chowder to use on our shore lunch, so we asked if we could try it. No problem- they supplied us with everything we needed. The boats were nice, the food was great, the hospitality outstanding. I wish there was... More 

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St. George, Utah
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Had a 3 day, 2X1 guided duck hunting/fishing trip arranged. Couldn't get in first day as weather too bad to fly..it happens and not their fault. Arrived next day to be told they didn't have a guide arranged but they'd find one. Got a great guide named Dan but he only guided us for fishing. The duck hunting we were... More 

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PinePortageLodge, Owner at Watson's Pine Portage Lodge, responded to this review

I am sorry that you felt they did not get the services you had paid for on this fishing/hunting trip. This package was a "donation" our company made for FREE to another organization from which you purchased in a raffle. All of our lodge guests, who book directly with our company, are always credited for lost time/services caused by weather.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Watson's Pine Portage Lodge is a Fly-In Fishing/Hunting Lodge north of Wawa, Ontario. We are well-known for our "Northern Hospitality and Cuisine." Pine Portage is a family-owned and operated business since 1946. We pride ourselves in providing great service to all our guests and friends. Pine Portage is located on Kabinakagami Lake which is also well known for its phenominal Northern Pike and Walleye fishing. We offer American Plan and Housekeeping Package. References provided upon request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Watson's Pine Portage Lodge

Address: 195 Mission Rd | P.O. Box 1129, Wawa, Ontario P0S 1K0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Wawa
Number of rooms: 14
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Watson's Pine Portage Lodge Wawa, Ontario, Canada
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