How to Get To Grand Slam Lodge
Grand Slam Lodge is located on the shore of legendary Reindeer lake just a short distance from the village of Kinoosao in northern Saskatchewan. You can drive right to the front door of Grand Slam Lodge and stay in comfortable log cabins right on the lake.
From Winnipeg, head North on Highway 6 through Grand Rapids, to the Ponton turn-off. Turn right and drive to Thompson. Continue Northwest out of Thompson on Highway 391, through Leaf Rapids and on to the town of Lynn Lake. From Lynn Lake just 62 miles on Highway 394 to Kinoosao and Reindeer Lake, just across the Saskatchewan border. Grand Slam Lodge is located 1 mile south of Kinoosao.
- Overall it is a 14-hour drive from Winnipeg to the lodge
- 23 hours driving from Minneapolis, Minnesota
- 28 hours driving from Des Moines, Iowa
- 29 hours driving from Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Guests can also fly to Lynn Lake via several scheduled airlines through Winnipeg, Manitoba. Transportation is provided from the airport in Lynn Lake, Manitoba to the lodge.
How Big is Reindeer Lake?
Reindeer Lake is almost 2,000,000 acres and is rated as the world's 22nd largest fresh water body; 10th largest in North America. 5500 islands and more than 5700 miles of shoreline (combined islands and shoreline) provide you with an endless array of protected fishing spots. On Reindeer you will not lose fishing time because of wind. There is always a protected place to fish. Fishing Reindeer Lake is like fishing a thousand small lakes filled with huge fish.
Total water area: 2,045 sq. miles
Number of islands: 5,500 approximately
Mean depth: 59 feet
Maximum depth: 785 feet (Deep Bay)
Flushing time: 9.3 years
Water volume: 77,219,200 acre/ft
Measured shoreline: 5745 miles (islands included)