Smith Camps & Old Pilots Pub

Why You'll Love It

At Smith Camps, you and your family or friends will enjoy a Canadian vacation in one of the most pristine settings anywhere. Our camp is set on a quiet bay on one of the best fishing lakes anywhere in the world, Lake of the Woods. You will enjoy fantastic fishing for walleye, northern pike, muskie, bass, perch, crappie and lake trout. You will also enjoy superb hunting for deer, moose, grouse, duck, goose, and small game.

Smith Camps & Old Pilots Pub also offers excellent accommodations. We have clean, modern cabins with all of the amenities of home, a view of the lake and year-round road access, 2 hours east of Winnipeg or 2.5 hours north of the Canada/US border. Enjoy a cold drink at the "Old Pilots Pub" and an excellent meal in our fully licensed restaurant. Enjoy family-friendly activities on our groomed beach with a playground for kids and safe swimming! Have a game of horseshoes or ladder ball. We have something for everyone's vacation.

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  • Near Kenora
  • Nearest Lake: Lake of the Woods
  • Open: Open May to October
    • Drive-In Access
    • Walleye
    • Northern Pike
    • Smallmouth Bass
    • Largemouth Bass
    • Muskie
    • Lake Trout
    • Perch
    • Fishing Guide Service
  • Restaurant onsite

Key Features

  • American Plan Lodge: Pamper yourself with our American Plan option and enjoy your meals in our beautiful dining room prepared by our Red Seal Chef.
  • Cabin Rentals (Housekeeping): We have modern yet rustic cabins to come back to after a great day fishing on the lake.
  • Walleye: Lake of the Woods is a prolific walleye fishing lake! Come try your hand at catching the big one or get some that are perfect for your shore lunch.
  • Northern Pike: Pike are big and feisty on Lake of the Woods. You can certainly catch your trophy fish here in Northwestern Ontario.
  • Smallmouth Bass: Lake of the Woods is a worldwide renowned fishing hotspot for smallmouth bass! Anglers of all ages and abilities come here to get their's.
  • Deer: Join us for some of the best whitetail deer hunting in North America.
  • Grouse: Grouse, as well as duck an goose, are plentiful in our area. Join us on a fall hunt for your pick of the tasty foul.

All Amenities

Outdoor Activities

  • Walleye
  • Fishing
  • Northern Pike
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Muskie
  • Lake Trout
  • Perch
  • Fishing Guide Service
  • Fishing Trips
  • Deer
  • Hunting
  • Black Bear
  • Duck
  • Bird Hunting
  • Geese
  • Grouse
  • Bird Hunting Trips
  • Hunting Trips
  • Hunting Guide Service
  • Boat Launch for Guests
  • Boating

Accommodation Details

  • American Plan Lodge
  • Lodging Type
  • Cabin Rentals
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Services and Amenities
  • Pets Allowed
  • Barrier Free Access
  • Lakefront
  • Wifi Available
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • On-site Bait
  • On-site Tackle
  • Docking Available
  • Flush Toilets
  • BBQ Facilities
  • TV in Lodge
  • Linens Supplied
  • Catering/Banquets
  • Conference Room
  • American Plan
  • Food Options
  • Shore Lunch Kit
  • Lounge
  • Kitchenette
  • Ice
  • Groceries/Snacks Available
  • American Plan Packages
  • Lodge Packages
  • Housekeeping Packages
  • Full Kitchen
  • In-Room Amenities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Coffee Maker
  • Beach
  • Recreational Activities
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Canoe - No Fee
  • Golfing Nearby

Food & Drink

  • Restaurants
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Casual Dining
  • Licensed Dining
  • Waterfront Dining


  • Lake Tours
  • Tours


  • Fishing Licenses
  • Bait & Tackle Shop
  • Hunting Licenses
  • Gifts & Souvenirs
  • Maps
  • Specialty Shops


  • Fishing Boat Rentals
  • Rentals
  • Boat Rentals
Disclaimer: Hours and amenities are current to our knowledge. It's best to always contact the business directly for current hours, rates and amenities.

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