Welcome to Wolseley Lodge
It's morning time and the echo of loons singing out can be heard across the picture painted dawn.
As the sun rises for another adventurous day at Wolseley Lodge you will find many things to do here
at Ontario's premier fishing destination. Fish, swim, hike or canoe, our area offers it all.
Established in 1928, Wolseley Lodge is one of the oldest fishing lodges in Ontario, our docks can accommodate float planes so fly in fishing trips are not a prtoblem.
Our large bays, small islands and white-water rapids make an inspiring holiday for everyone.
In the evening you may choose to play some, Air Hockey, Pool or watch a video in the main lodge, or even
get comfortable around the nightly campfire.
The Wolseley Lodge at the French River is just 3.5 hours north of Toronto we offer 16 clean and comfortable cabins ranging in size from 1 to 4 bedrooms. Originally built in 1928, we have made every effort to maintain the rustic charm of each cabin, some of them are nicely shaped log cabins, while adding the services which will make your holiday comfortable and safe.We are a pet friendly resort and we welcome responsible pet owners. NOTE Cabins 6 and 8 are not available to guests with pets.
The French River is more like a chain of lakes connected by rapids. In these lakes you find many islands, bays and channels. You will find fishing heaven at the Wolseley Bay and French River, more than 95% of the shore line are untouched and protected. You can fish for Walleye, Muskie, Northern Pike, Small Mouth Bass, Large Mouth Bass and for sure you will find Perch, Sunfish and Rock Bass.
If you are looking for Sturgeon, Channel Cats or Whitefish you will find them in the French River. Always be prepared for a big one, Muskie over 50'' and Walleye over 30'' get caught every year.
Make sure your camera is in the boat. There are also many nature adventures waiting for you at the Wolseley Bay and French river: hiking, swimming and tubing, historic sites etc.. or just cruising with our Pontoon and enjoy the beauty of nature. Also there are many scenic views for the photographers, artists, bird-watchers and hikers.