Ellen Island Camp was established in 1945 by Charlie Wheeldon and his wife Ellen, from which the island got its name. Charlie’s youngest son, Gerry ran the island for many years before handing the reigns over to the current owners, Gerry’s brother and sister in law, Jeff and Jane Landriault.
Jeff and Jane and their children Brandon and Jodi, along with several friends and relatives, have made many changes to the island since its beginning in 1945 and today the island continues to provide guests with memories of a lifetime along with comfortable accommodations with all the comforts of home in the same pristine Northern Ontario Wilderness.
Ellen Island Camp is a remote fishing lodge located on the beautiful unspoiled waters of Lady Evelyn Lake. Our quiet retreat is on a 17 acre island with no road access to the lake. Located two hours north of North Bay, the lake is well known for its clean water and abundance of Walleye, Pike and Small Mouth Bass Fishing.
For an added adventure hike into one of our catch and release back lakes where we have a boat waiting for you to try some great Small Mouth Bass, Lake Trout or Pike fishing.
Experience some of the most beautiful sunsets in the world right from your front porch with the sun setting over Maple Mountain on the horizon.
Come and experience our little bit of heaven on earth and see why most of our guests continue to return year after year to relax, unwind, build memories, enjoy great fishing, and breathe the fresh northern air.
Ellen Island Camp prides itself on its customer service and its large cozy comfortable cottages. This unique wilderness setting will provide you with all the comforts of home for your next fishing vacation. Our Housekeeping Fishing packages allow our guests to come and go as they please and not be on a schedule for meals.
Our fishing packages generally run from Saturday to Saturday however 3 or 4 night stays are available upon request. Our cottages are fully equipped with a propane fridge, stove, oven, propane lights (electric lights in evening), all bedding, dishes, utensils, pots & pans, propane heater, decks with BBQ and a screened in porch overlooking the Lake.
Lady Evelyn Lake is one of the last, large lakes in North Eastern Ontario that is still classified as being remote and is one of the best Walleye reproducing lakes in Ontario. It covers an area roughly 22,000 acres with over 450 miles of wilderness shoreline to explore and fish for Walleye, Bass and Northern Pike.
Ellen Island Camp
Jeff and Jane Landriault
956 Pine Valley Court
Bridgenorth, ON K0L 1H0
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From the moment we arrived at the landing to the time we arrived back at the landing the trip was wonderful. Jeff and his staff have this down to a... read more
I got home last night from a week long trip to Ellen Island Camp with 3 friends. From the moment I met Jeff at the pick up point, I was... read more
Jeff and his crew run a great business. They are very helpful and organized and offer you the best stay possible. We did a mid week stay and were treated... read more
I have been going to Canada on fishing trips for 30 years.ellen island had the best staff and the owners were by far the nicest hosts we have ever met.the... read more
Jeff, Jane and crew are fantastic people and always make sure we have a good time. They genuinely care about their customers and work hard at making the experience... read more
Group of ten us travelled to the Ellen Island camp for our annual fishing trip. Accommodation was first class as well as the boats and motors. Jeff and his family... read more