fishing game

Fishing / Game


Fishing is extremely popular around Elkwater. Several stocked lakes and reservoirs give ample opportunity for anglers.

Sport fishing Licenses are available online or can be acquired from the Elkwater Visitor Centre and a copy of the regulations for fishing within the park can be found below.

The annual Elk Hunt is determined by the population of the Elk Herd. Hunters may apply for the draw and if successful the hunt begins in the fall. Dates are determined from year to year however if the elk population is low then the hunt may be postponed for a year.

Elkwater Lake – Northern Pike / Yellow Perch
Spruce Coulee – Brook Trout / Walleye / Arctic Grayling
Reesor Lake – Rainbow Trout
Michelle Reservoir – Rainbow Trout
Bullshead Reservoir – Rainbow Trout
Bullshead Creek – Rainbow Trout
Battle Creek & Tributaries – Brown Trout
Graburn Creek & Tributaries – Brown Trout


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