Fishing in the Eastern Townships provides a serene getaway for enthusiasts.  Tranquil rivers and crystal-clear lakes abound with trout, bass, and pike, creating a paradise for anglers. Whether you prefer fly fishing in winding rivers or boat fishing on picturesque lakes, the Eastern Townships offer diverse opportunities. The rolling landscapes, surrounded by lush forests, add a touch of magic to this experience, making fishing in the Eastern Townships more than just an activity but a true communion with nature.

Massawippi Lake

  • 15 minutes from Orford Chalets
  • Equipment rental at Massawippi Beach Rental Centre
  • Smallmouth bass, yellow perch, northern pike, trout, lake trout, walleye
  • Fishing tournaments
  • June 23rd to September 4th / From 8 AM to 8 PM
  • September 4th to October 9th / From 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Website

Magog River and St-François River

  • Between 20 and 30 minutes from Orford Chalets
  • Network of trails along the Magog River
  • Network of 23 fishing holes along the St-François River (Lennoxville, Sherbrooke, Bromptonville)
  • Yellow perch, rainbow trout, brown trout, smallmouth bass, northern pike, brook trout, crappie, catfish
  • Fishing zones

Parc Découverte Nature (Coaticook)

  • 35 minutes from Orford Chalets
  • Brook and Rainbow trouts (Average between 9 and 12 inches)
  • Possibility to BBQ your fish on premises
  • Rates
  • Website