Ness Lakes

(Ness Lake)

Ness Lakes is a medium sized (592 acre) stocked lake located 17km ENE of Big River and 104km NW of Prince Albert. It was last stocked in 2019 with 150,000 Walleye Fry.

Ness Lake Recreation Site is adjacent to Ness Lakes.

The lake was officially named on 1953-06-04.

This lake has been personally visited by myself, Matthew Siemens.

Campground Boat Launch
Stocked Fish Northern Pike Yellow Perch Walleye Lake Whitefish
Boundary on map.


Fishing Zone: Central Zone
Park: Ness Lake Recreation Site
Location: 53.88433458336205, -106.78473191902728
Shore Length: 19km
Surface Area: 592 acres

About this page

Hi, this is Matthew Siemens. I wrote and compiled the data on this page from a variety of sources. Sources include government websites and data sources, public websites, personal experience, and user-submitted information. References for this page.

No AI is used to generate content anywhere on this site.

Discussion and Ratings



Visited by Matthew Siemens
Interesting lake, pretty but very poorly signed. Private campground that is full of seasonal campers. There is an honesty box to pay for using the beach/boat-launch.
Favourited by Matthew Siemens

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Ness Lake Recreation Site

Ness Lake Recreation Site is located at Ness Lakes.

Fishing at Ness Lakes

Ness Lakes is in the central fishing zone.

What fish are in Ness Lakes

Lake Whitefish, Northern Pike, Walleye, White Sucker and Yellow Perch can be found in Ness Lakes.

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Fishing Season

Fishing season on Ness Lakes is open from May 15, 2024 to March 31, 2025.

Fishing Limits for Ness Lakes

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

Record of fish stocked in Ness Lakes

Stocked with 150,000 Walleye Fry in 2019.
Stocked with 150,000 Walleye Fry in 2017.
Stocked with 100,000 Walleye Fry in 2015.

Boating at Ness Lakes

There is 1 boat launch/marina at Ness Lakes.

Camping at Ness Lakes

There is 1 campground at Ness Lakes.

Beaches at Ness Lakes

I don't have any beaches reported for this lake. Let me know if I'm missing one!

Ness Lake Campground

Ness Lake Recreation Site

Ness Lake Recreation Site is located at Ness Lakes.

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Boat Launch

Concrete boat launch with dock.

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