Pure Fun: Ice Fishing with the Family

Discover ice fishing with the family and get hooked on the magic of Québec in winter. This activity is possible on various lakes and rivers across the province during the winter freeze. Ice fishing is a unique experience everyone can enjoy, whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned angler. A heated hut adds a touch of comfort and provides a warm and cozy place to share laughter and a family meal. Or you can chop a hole in the ice outside and fish tip-up style. Either way, there is a multitude of species you can catch in the waters of the province. This iconic Québec winter pastime is easy to learn—and a great way to enjoy the outdoors with the whole family.

Learn more about ice fishing
Where to go ice fishing
What you need to fish in winter
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