- >Round-trip jet flight between Montreal and Kuujjuaq
- >Round-trip flight between Kuujjuaq and Rapid Lake
- >Group information meeting with your tour guide from Day 1 to Day 7
- >Guided fishing excursions by floatplane with a pilot-guide who speaks French and English
- >Accommodations in cosy private cabin with showers and hot water
- >Full board including dinner on the first day up to breakfast on the last day
- >Our outstanding Ungava-style hors d’œuvres
- >Snacks and beverages between meals
- >Preparation, freezing and packaging of your catch
- >Free access to Wi-Fi
FROM 9 190 $ CAD
Valid until 17/07/2016
Privately guided 5 nights or 6 nights – (custom package available)
Feel like fishing trout and char and exploring rivers which are among the most pristine on the planet ? This trout and char fishing combo is an amazing fly-fishing odyssey. Every day, fly out by floatplane in the heart of the grand landscapes of Quebec’s Far North and fish for speckled trout, lake trout and the migratory arctic char.
Added Features of Rapid Lake Lodge
– Guaranteed departures from two (2) participants
– A variety of fishing grounds
– Daily excursions by floatplane
– A variety of fish species
– Meals providing a taste of Nunavik cuisine
– Early booking discount on some dates (please check with us)
Price per person, double occupancy 6 days / 5 nights, from 9 190 $ CAD (plus tax).
Price per person, double occupancy 7 days / 6 nights, from 9 670 $ CAD (plus tax).
Our Price Includes:
Optional activities – can be added on request, personal gear, alcoholic drinks, provincial fishing licenses*, taxes, tipping at your discretion (international standard 100-200$ USD / pers./ week).
*May be purchased at the campsite.
Further detailed tax info is available in the rate section. http://www.rapidlake.com/en/francais-tarifs/
DATES 2016: (6 days / 5 nights); June 27-July 2, July 2-7, 7-12, 12-17, 17-23, August 27- Sept.-1 and September 1-6
DATES 2016: (7 days / 6 nights); June 27-July 3, July 3-9, 9-15, 15-21, August 27- Sept. 2 and September 2-8
FLIGHT TIME: about 3 hours
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: 6 maximum
TOUR GUIDE: experienced pilot-guide who speaks French and English
LOCAL TRANSPORTATION: floatplane
TRIP INTO THE WILDS
– Immense wilderness region of lakes and rivers
– Exceptional fishing in little known rivers
– Pristine glacial waters
– Savouring the day’s catch cooked over a wood-burning fire
Day 1: Montreal – Kuujjuaq – Rapid Lake Flight Upon arrival at Rapid Lake, the manager-owner will welcome you with a cocktail, followed by the emission of fishing licenses and a presentation of your upcoming itinerary. The afternoon is free for fishing. Dinner and overnight stay at the Lodge.
Day 2and 3: Brook trout fishing. Begin your fishing trip by fishing brook trout in the rapids near the lodge. In the afternoon, wade along the Tunulic river and discover pools where the trouts can be counted by the dozen. Overnight stay at the Lodge. The next morning fly out to fish brook tout on different river section. For the evening meal, try some of your day’s catch. Overnight stay at the Lodge.
Day 4: Fly out fishing excursion – lake trout. The day starts with a short flight over the spectacular subarctic tundra. En route we will stop on different unnamed rivers to fish for lake trout. You will also fish for brook trout and landlocked arctic char. Overnight stay at the Lodge.
Days 5 and 6: Fly out fishing excursion – arctic char. During the next two days we fly out to fish for arctic char on the East coast of Ungava. En route we fly over a landscape of fjords, mountains, oceans and icebergs. Once we have reached our destination we fish for the migratory arctic chars. In certain periods it is also possible to fish for the big red chars. Overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 7: Return trip. Lunch at the Lodge.
Keep in Mind
The suggested tour is a general example and may be modified upon request. Bush flights are often subject to last-minute change depending on weather conditions, in which case the itinerary will be adapted to the best possible alternative. 2% discount for payment by check.
Rapid Lake Lodge is situated in Arctic Quebec in the remote subarctic tundra, 1,400 km from Montreal and 150 km southeast of Kuujjuaq. The lodge is charming and cosy, constructed completely by hand with round timber. All lodgings are equipped with modern conveniences and provide daily maid service. This region is particularly renown for its rivers and exceptional fishing quality.
Published: 2016-07-30QUEBEC FROM 9 190 $ CAD Valid until 17/07/2016 Privately guided 5 nights or 6 nights – (custom package available) Feel like fishing trout and char and exploring rivers which are among the most pristine on the planet ? This trout and char fishing combo is an amazing fly-fishing odyssey. Every day, fly out by floatplane [+]
Published: 2016-07-27The July 27, 2016 Last week our group of American fishermen have completed a fishing combo for speckled trout, lake trout and arctic char with a nice success with dry flies. The temperature of the Tunulic river were up to 18 °C , which made dry fly fishing very effective with the Royal [+]
Published: 2016-07-20July 20, 2016 Here is the message that we just received from one of our groups of French fishermen that made a fishing combo for trout and arctic char at Rapid lake Lodge last week. Written by Stéphane Chauvin. «We were really amazed by the kindness of the people who welcomed us during this [+]
Published: 2016-07-11July 11, 2016 Even as far away as the distant villages in Arctic Quebec, Rapid Lake Lodge makes it a point of honor to offer his visitors a sophisticated and elaborate cuisine, and it is not our group of French that will say the opposite. During their week of trout and arctic char fishing, our [+]