Breakaway Classic Adventures
Rapid Lake Lodge
Fly Fishing for Arctic Char
Breakaway Classic Adventures
Rapid Lake Lodge
Fly Fishing for Arctic Char
Breakaway Classic Adventures
Rapid Lake Lodge
Fly Fishing for Arctic Char


Rapid Lake Lodge
Nunavik, Québec, Canada

"Rapid Lake Lodge stands out because it is the only outfitter in Arctic Quebec offering Arctic Char river fly fishing. Many of our fishermen come from all over the world to measure up to this formidable sports fish that weighs between 8 and 12 pounds, and can even reach 20 pounds!

The outfitter also offers excellent conditions for brook trout and lake trout fishing using a seaplane and inflatable boats. The camp is only accessible by air, so you can enjoy total isolation and complete peace of mind. Needless to say, rivers and lakes are not subject to any kind of pressure when it comes to fishing, which ensures high-quality fishery."

Rapid Lake Lodge.


TRIP SUMMARY:

The Ungava Bay, Nunavik, Québec, Canada is the noted for it's very wild and abundant Arctic Char rivers producing char renowned for their impressive size, strength and combativeness. Fly fishing for Arctic Char will be on a variety of exceptional little-known rivers accessed daily by seaplane. These virgin and pristine waters will create life long memories of screaming reels and the savouring of a day’s catch cooked over a wood-burning fire.

2018 Trip Dates:
August 9 – 15, 2018 : 2 places
August 15 – 21, 2018 : sold out
August 21 – 27, 2018 : sold out
August 27 – September 2, 2018 : in progress
September 2 – 8, 2018 : 3 places


TRIP INCLUDES: Round-trip jet flight between Montreal and Kuujjuaq, Round-trip flight between Kuujjuaq and Rapid Lake, Accommodations, Meals and Guided fishing excursions by floatplane with a pilot-guide who speaks French and English. Guaranteed departure minimum 2 rods maximum 6 rods per trip.

LODGING: Accommodations at Rapid Lake Lodge are in cosy private cabin with showers and hot water.

FOOD AND BEVERAGES: Full board including dinner on the first day up to breakfast on the last day. Our outstanding Ungava-style hors d’œuvres, snacks and beverages between meals. Preparation, freezing and packaging of your catch.

TRIP LENGTH: 7 days


GEAR LIST

• Bring along a few fly rods from 8-10 weights both in single handed versions and 13’- 15’spey rods.

• A quality reel with a smooth drag system is a must as is several hundred yards of 30 lb backing.

• Floating lines are the norm but when the water is high early in the season sink tips of varying densities can be used.

• Leaders and tippets range from 3' to 12' with a breaking strength of 10 lbs to 20 lbs.

• Good quality waders with boat friendly soles (no studs allowed).

• A rain coat, multiple layers for cold and windy days add to the anglers comfort and make for enjoyable long days on the water and protection against the elements.

• Don’t worry about biting bugs in the early part of the season, there aren't any, but do pack some insect repellent if we get an unusually warm spring.

• An inflatable fly vest or suspenders are a good substitute to a bulky life jacket and should be worn at all times on the water.

• Personal gear is up to you but you'll need a sleeping bag good to minus 5 degrees Celsius.

• All flies and tippet material are provided by your guide but visit our River Dog Fly Shop for specific Arctic Char flies if you prefer to purchase your own.

RATES

• 7 Day Rapid Lake Trip - $8,558 USD (plus tax)

• Not included - provincial fishing license, taxes, alcohol and tips.

• Rates are subject to change without notice.

TERMS - DEPOSIT AND PAYMENT INFORMATION

The following applies to all trips booked and organized by Breakaway Classic Adventures:

50% deposit per rod of the total package cost for each trip is due at time of booking to secure the trip reservation.

Full payment is due 90 days prior to departure and start of trip.

TRIP INSURANCE

Trip packages are non-refundable, it is highly recommended that you purchase trip insurance in the event that you have to cancel, for any reason.

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