Reindeer Lake

Reindeer Lake is a huge lake in Northern Saskatchewan. It is the second-largest lake in the province and the ninth-largest lake in Canada. Globally it's the 24th largest lake on the planet.

92% of the lake is in Saskatchewan, with a small section in Manitoba.

Reindeer Lake is a popular fishing lake with several fishing lodges. Trophy northern pike are commonly caught in the lake, and many other species can be found.

About Reindeer Lake

Fishing Zone: Northern Zone
Location: 57.20682155114252, -102.43366639093773
Shore Length: 5496km
Surface Area: 1,362,782 acres
Max Depth: 219 m (719 ft)
Inflows: Cochrane River (Canada)
Outflows: Reindeer River

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Directions to Reindeer Lake

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Fishing at Reindeer Lake

Reindeer Lake is in the northern fishing zone.

What fish are in Reindeer Lake

Arctic Grayling, Burbot, Cisco, Goldeye, Lake Trout, Lake Whitefish, Longnose Sucker, Northern Pike, Round Whitefish, Walleye, White Sucker and Yellow Perch can be found in Reindeer Lake. Learn all about fishing in Saskatchewan here.

Fishing Season

Fishing season on Reindeer Lake is open from May 25, 2023 to April 15, 2024.

Fishing Limits for Reindeer Lake

These are the limits for all fish species reported to be in Reindeer Lake. All fishing limits for Saskatchewan.
Species Limit
Arctic Grayling Limit 1
Lake Trout Limit 2 (Only one may exceed 65 cm)
Northern Pike Limit 3 (Only one may exceed 75 cm)
Walleye/Sauger/Saugeye Limit 2 (Only one may exceed 55 cm)

Other nearby waterbodies

There are 3 other waterbodies near Reindeer Lake. The most popular nearby lakes are:

Reindeer Lake Lodge

Phone: (780) 812-9280

Reindeer Lake Trout Camp

Phone: (970) 222-2546

Lawrence Bay Lodge

Phone: (701) 262-4560

Nordic Lodge

Phone: (306) 758-2066

Arctic Lodges

Phone: (888) 353-2432

Grand Slam Lodge

Phone: (204) 939-1846

Kinoosao-Thomas Clark 204 Reserve

Reindeer Lake is partially within Kinoosao-Thomas Clark 204

Mistahi Wasahk 209 Reserve

Reindeer Lake is partially within Mistahi Wasahk 209

Southend 200A Reserve

Reindeer Lake is partially within Southend 200A

Southend 200 Reserve

Reindeer Lake is partially within Southend 200