Did You Know? – Lake Superior Species

Did you know that Lake Superior has approximately 80 different species of fish? With an average underwater visibility of 27 feet, Superior’s cool, clean habitat is the perfect environment for this plethora of finned creatures.

The most well-known cold-water species are the Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, and Lake Trout. There’s also Atlantic Salmon, Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon, and Pink Salmon. In the warmer areas of the lake, there’s Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, Northern Pike, Muskellunge and Yellow Perch. And let’s not forget the ever-popular Banded Killifish?! By the way, that’s just one-quarter of the list!

With easy access from Thunder Bay all the way to Sault Ste Marie, Lake Superior truly is an anglers paradise.

Just another reason to Go Fish In Ontario.

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