Namew Lake

Namew Lake is a massive (47889 acre) lake located 38km NE of Cumberland House and 232km NE of Melfort. The lake is partially within Sturgeon Weir 184F (Reserve).

The lake was officially named on 1949-10-06. The name Namew Lake is of Cree origin.

Goldeye Northern Pike Yellow Perch Walleye Lake Whitefish Burbot
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Fishing Zone: Central Zone
Community: Sturgeon Landing
Location: 54.20253747669207, -101.93263646317453
Shore Length: 212km
Surface Area: 47889 acres

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Fishing at Namew Lake

Namew Lake is in the central fishing zone.

What fish are in Namew Lake

Burbot, Cisco, Goldeye, Lake Whitefish, Longnose Sucker, Northern Pike, Walleye, White Sucker and Yellow Perch can be found in Namew Lake.

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Fishing Season

Fishing season on Namew Lake is open from May 15, 2024 to March 31, 2025.

Fishing Limits for Namew Lake

These are the limits for all fish species reported to be in Namew Lake. All fishing limits for Saskatchewan.
Species Limit
Burbot Limit 8
Goldeye Limit 8
Lake Whitefish Limit 8
Northern Pike Limit 5, only one may exceed 75 cm
Stocked Trout Limit 5, all species combined
Yellow Perch Limit 25
Walleye/Sauger/Saugeye Limit 4, only one may exceed 55 cm

Boating at Namew Lake

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Camping at Namew Lake

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Communities near Namew Lake

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Sturgeon Weir 184F

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