Waskesiu Lake is a beautiful lake located in the Prince Albert National Park in Saskatchewan, Canada. It is the largest and most popular lake in the park, with a surface area of 36.4 square kilometres and a maximum depth of 60 meters. The lake offers a variety of activities for visitors, such as swimming, boating, fishing, hiking, golfing, and camping. There are also several attractions around the lake, such as the Waskesiu Heritage Museum, the Waskesiu Golf Course, and the Grey Owl Cabin. Waskesiu Lake is a great destination for anyone who loves nature and outdoor recreation.Golf Course Campground Beach Trail Boat Launch Marina
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Waskesiu Lake is a popular recreation destination with fishing, camping, boating, golfing, swimming, hiking, and much more available!See full list of activities
Waskesiu Lake is a popular fishing destination. Cisco, Northern Pike, Perch and Walleye are found in the lake.View fishing information
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About Waskesiu Lake
The lake was officially named on 1929-03-05. The name Waskesiu Lake is of Cree origin.
Bays on Waskesiu Lake
There are 1 bays on Waskesiu Lake.
- South Bay (Surface Area: 885 acres)
Islands on Waskesiu Lake
There are 1 islands on Waskesiu Lake.
- King Island (Surface Area: 7 acres)
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Fishing at Waskesiu Lake
Cisco, Northern Pike, Perch and Walleye can be found in Waskesiu Lake. Learn all about fishing in Saskatchewan here.
- Fishing not allowed from docks at Narrows and Waskesiu Marina. Fishing closed within 500m of the outlet of Mud Creek. Fishing closed within 500m of the outlet of Kingsmere River.
These are the restrictions that apply to Waskesiu Lake. Full list of fishing restrictions for central zone.
Fishing season on Waskesiu Lake is open from May 15, 2023 to March 31, 2024.
Fishing Limits for Waskesiu Lake
|Northern Pike||Limit 5, only one may exceed 75 cm|
|Walleye/Sauger/Saugeye||Limit 4, only one may exceed 55 cm|
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Attractions at Waskesiu Lake
Prince Albert National Park
Prince Albert National Park is located at Waskesiu Lake.
Parc national du Canada de Prince Albert
Parc national du Canada de Prince Albert is located at Waskesiu Lake.
Waskesiu Golf Course
Beaver Glen Campground
Red Deer Campground
Beaver Glen Beach
South Bay Beach
Birch Bay Beach
Point View Beach
Narrows Boat Launch
Depth Charts for Waskesiu Lake
These maps were produced by the government a long time ago, using primitive methods. They are not intended for navigation and should not be expected to be accurate. The maps are interesting though and give you a bit of an idea of the shape and depth changes of the lake.
|Fishing Zone:||Central Zone|
|Parks:||Prince Albert National Park, Parc national du Canada de Prince Albert|
|Surface Area:||17,369 acres|
|Max Depth:||19 m (62 ft)|