Warren Bay to Deer Bay in the West Arm of Lake Nipissing
Deer Bay has been one of the favorite fishing areas for many anglers since it offers multiple fish holding areas. It is app 4 miles from Memquisit Lodge and is app 2 miles in length. Although the route to get to Deer Bay is a little challenging, the bay itself offers a lot of weed edge lines with a few deep pockets. The bay is part of the West Arm of Lake Nipissing and is a long finger very sheltered from the wind and offers excellent fishing for Northern Pike and Large Mouth Bass.
Depth are in meters (ex 6.4 or 8 or5.2, the larger number represents main value the second represents the decimal value)
Tan (gold or yellow) represents Land. Dark Blue shallow water 2 meters or less. Light Blue represents waters between 2 to 5 meters. White represents waters 5 meters or more in depth
Anywhere on the map you see (05) or (0) is a shallow area or rocky area.
All stars or plus sign with 4 dots indicates submerges rocks
The R attributed with a depth value means rocks submerged at represented depth
Ideal Time of Year to Fish West Arm of Lake Nipissing
Walleye: From opening in mid May to Mid August
Northern Pike: From opening in mid May to closing mid October
Bass (largemouth and small mouth): From its opening 4th Saturday of June to mid September
Musky: From its opening in mid June to end July and Mid September to end of October
Fishing Areas & Maps
Let's breakdown the West Arm into fishing areas, describe them and tell you where and how to fish these honey holes.