Canadian Fishing & Canoe Adventures

Discover The "Bear"

Great Bear LakeNorthwest Territories - Canada

Welcome to the first and only website dedicated exclusively to Great Bear Lake. This uniquely Canadian place is truly a national treasure, that in our view has no equal anywhere on this planet.

If you have a story to tell, or pictures to share about this most remarkable and greatest of all freshwater lakes, we would love to hear from you.

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Location66.0000° N, 121.0000° W

Where is Great Bear Lake

Great Bear Lake is located in Canada's Northwest Territories and is intersected by the Arctic Circle at its northern extreme.


Lake Trout, Trout, Arctic Char, Arctic Grayling, Whitefish


Area: 31,153 km2 (12,028 sq mi)
Cities: Deline