This highly respected trout species has set a precedence for a highly afforded fishing experience. With an established history on many of the provinces world-class fly fishing waters, Manitoba’s brown trout has developed a notable reputation for their challenging quest and capability of growing to a staggering size. Hooking into a monster brown trout is an occasion that will instantly remind you why they’re surrounded by so much hype.
The brown is an efficiently powered predator that has an uncanny ability to play you like a fiddle. They will shower you with an array of electrifying jumps, relentless runs and erratic urges that will often take you through a gauntlet of nasty cover. Take them for granted, and well…. the party will be over before it even started. Best of all, the brown here will hammer mice patterns in the late day or early morning near weed edges or beaver lodges. The Parklands region is home to, more than one, epic brown trout destination. With a wide selection of sought after lakes that offer phenomenal populations, the possibilities are endless for the universally desired, hooked jaw giant. With common catches that exceed 28 inches, the Parklands has an open door to the ultimate brown trout adventure! Average brown trout are 17-18 inches on our lakes. Top producing fisheries include Laurie Lake, Persse Lake, West Goose Lake, Patterson Lake, and Tokaryk Lake. Provincial record brown trout is 30.88 inches (78.44 cm). Will you be the angler to break that record?