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Raven Lake Lodge & Sowden Lake Resort
Summer Address: Box 780, Ignace Ontario, Canada  P0T 1T0 Ph: 807-986-2459
Winter Address: 8133 Kadlec Drive, Eagle River WI  54521 Ph: 715-479-1559 Fax: 715-479-9401
Email: David & Gayle Kadlec

Activities / Attractions

Fishing Trip: Fishing trips for walleye, northern and smallmouth bass! We offer 2 different fishing camps on Raven and Sowden Lakes. Sowden Lake is part of the English River System.
Hunting Trips: Our two resorts are located in the center of Wildlife Management Unit 15A. Plan your moose or black bear hunting trip today before we book up.
Camping: for your vacation to Ontario, at Raven Lake Lodge we offer monthly or seasonal RV and camping sites on Sowden Lake.
Trails / ATV Trails: ATVing on our many ATV trails in Northwestern Ontario is a great way to spend your time while on a hunting trip or just a vacation with us.
Volleyball Courts: While on your family vacation with us near Ignace, Ontario, enjoy our volleyball courts at the lodge on Raven Lake.
Swimming / Sand Beach: Enjoy swimming on our sand beach on Raven Lake while on your family vacation in Ignace, Ontario.


Bass / Smallmouth Bass: You will find on your canadian fishing trip for Smallmouth bass, fishing is great at both Raven Lake and at Sowden Lake. See our website for photo galleries of fish caught at our resorts.
Northern Pike: Go northern pike fishing at a number of lakes from our resorts: Sowden Lake on the English River system, Raven Lake, the Megicon River, and many smaller lakes around Raven Lake.
Walleye: For your fishing vacation to canada this year go fishing for walleye at either Raven Lake Lodge or Sowden Lake Resort. Sowden Lake is part of the English River system, which allows for 25-30 miles of fishable water directly from the resort.
Trout / Lake Trout: While on your canadian fishing vacation for walleye & northen pike, for a change of pace you can even go Lake Trout fishing on a lake across the highway from Raven Lake.

Nature and Adventures

Wildlife Viewing: While on your fishing vacation with us enjoy a day wildlife viewing while hiking down our many nature trails.


Black Bear: Our Bear Management Area starts at our front gates & extends for 30 miles linking the 2 resorts. Since the cancellation of the spring black bear hunt, the bear population has exploded. It is not uncommon to see 1-2 bears on the drive between resorts.
Moose: Wildlife Management Unit 15A is believed to have the largest moose population of any WMU in Ontario. Our resorts are located in the center of WMU 15A. Book your moose hunting trip today. Moose tags are very limited, so call early for availability.
Birds / Grouse: Plan your next fishing and hunting trip with us at Raven Lake Lodge and go grouse hunting while on your fall fishing trip.


Boat Launches: We have a boat launch and docking space for you if you are bringing your own boat on your fishing trip.
Boat Rentals / Fishing Boats: Fishing boats & motors are available at the lodge for you. Our fishing boat rentals are 14' & 16' Sylvan & Lund boats with new 20 hp Mercury outboards.
Boat Cache: We have 12 remote smaller lakes within a few miles of Raven Lake. We even have a few boats cached waiting for you at some of the harder lakes to get to. You can also bring a 4-wheeler for a fishing trip to an outpost lake.

Services / Accommodations

Housekeeping Cabins: Housekeeping cabins are located at both Sowden Lake Resort & Raven Lake Lodge. Sowden Lake has 5 cabins to accommodate 3- 10 people & Raven Lake has 4 cabins for 6-8 people. The cabin rentals are fully modern for a enjoyable fishing trip to ontario.
Cabin Rentals: We offer cabin rentals on both Raven Lake and Sowden Lake. Sowden Lake has 2 two bedroom cabins that will sleep 8 each, a deluxe 'A' frame lodge that will accommodate up to 10 people plus 2 brand new 1-bedroom units that sleep 3 each.
Cottage Rentals: Looking for a cottage rental this summer? Rent one of our modern cottages at either of our resorts. Raven Lake Lodge offers 4 cottages, 3-two bedroom units that will sleep up to 6 people each and 1 cabin with three bedrooms that will sleep 8 people.
Family Vacations: Enjoy a fun filled family vacation at our resorts near Ignace, Ontario. When you are not fishing, you can be swimming at the sand beach or head into the town of Ignace. Play a round of golf, visit the museum or go shopping.
Drive In Access: Drive in to both of our resorts near Ignace, Ontario, Canada. The turn off for Raven Lake Lodge is 18 miles (32 km) east of Ignace & its paved right to the lodge. Sowden Lake turnoff is about about 10 miles west of the Raven Lake Road off Highway 17.
Campgrounds / Seasonal RV Sites: At Raven Lake Lodge near Ignace, Ontario we have seasonal RV sites that are available by the month or by the season only on Sowden Lake.
Amenities / Pets Allowed: Pets allowed is our policy at our lodges whether you are at Raven Lake or Sowden Lake Lodge.

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