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Crane's Lochaven Wilderness Lodge

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Greenfield, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were looking for a great family vacation stay at a Canadian fishing resort with our 8 year old twins and we found it here! From the moment you step foot on the dock you are treated like family. Matt was an excellent fishing guide and worked his tail off to give our family the best fishing experience! Having a... More 

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St. Maarten, Neth. Antilles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Crane's for a few short days in early July with my daughter and my 3 year old grandson. It was my 6th trip and still absolutely fantastic. The staff took excellent care of us - especially the 3 year old. Fishing was good and the weather cooperated by giving us a nice, heavy shower at night. Food was... More 

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Markham, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at Crane's and it won't be my last. Over the years I have stayed at many fishing lodges but none compares to this one. From the minute you arrive at the lodge Ed and Sue ensure your needs are met then surpassed. This starts with delivery of your luggage to your cottage and pickup when you leave. Sue... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I recently visited Crane's. We were impressed with the whole experience. The owners greeted us at the dock upon arrival and made us feel very welcome. The owners and staff treated us like family and were willing to accommodate us any way possible! Everything was included in our stay making packing easy and light. Every cabin had... More 

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Denver, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Have been to Cranes several times. Amazing owners and workers and beautiful island and river. This place has it all! The food is amazing, the cabins are comfortable and the fishing is very good. Make sure you get a guide early in the week if you've never been there before. It will help you learn the river more quickly! Can't... More 

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Ed and Sue C, Owner at Crane's Lochaven Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Anthony for your kind words. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Hamilton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I have just returned from a great trip at Crane's. I was there with my son from August 17 - 20, 2015. This was my first stay at Crane's Lockhaven - I will be returning every year!!! Even though I have fished the French river off and on over the past 10 years I can Honestly say Crane's Lockhaven has... More 

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East Gwillimbury, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

my friend &I wanted a nice relaxing weekend away with a little fishing ,food & quiet, well we got it all . picked up at the dock on our arrival, Darwin said hope aboard with a great smile, 15minutes later they take our luggage from the dock to your room &you follow empty handed(nice) .We weregreeted by a bottle of... More 

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Burlington, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

From the moment we arrived at the dock to get to the island, to the moment we got back in to our vehicle to leave, we were treated better then we thought possible. Ed and Sue are excellent people and great hosts. The staff they employ could not be better or friendlier. The guides they have for their lodge are... More 

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Thank Steven M
Minesing, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Ed and Sue run a wonderful, relaxing, fun lodge. The moment you hit the dock you feel like part of a family. Not only were our 2 dogs allowed, they were WELCOME. Food was good, accommodations were rustic, staff must be hand picked for their attitude, friendliness, and great service. Our fishing guide, Darwin, knew the river like the back... More 

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Crane's Lochaven is truly a diamond in the rough. What was looking like a ruined long weekend, for my fiance and I, turned out to be an absolutely amazing vacation. We stumbled onto Crane's Lochaven after spending the first night of our long weekend in a cockroach infested cabin at another resort...not exactly what we had in mind. We left... More 

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Additional Information about Crane's Lochaven Wilderness Lodge

Address: RR #1, Box 2, Noelville, French River, Ontario P0M 2N0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > French River > Noelville
Number of rooms: 15
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