Meta Lake Caribou Island Outpost
Guests: 2 to 10 in two cabins (4 and 6 in each cabin)
Flight Distance: 35 miles, 15 minutes
Fly-in/Out Days: Any
Fish Species: Northern Pike, Walleye and Jumbo Perch
Lake Size: 8,050 acres, very large
Shoreline: 63 miles (102 km)
Portage Lakes: None
Other Camps on Lake: Yes, the outfitter operates a lodge and one other outpost camp on the lake. Connecting lakes Ara and Brace also both have fly-in lodges on them.
Experience your own PRIVATE ISLAND! With two completely renovated and refurbished cabins, this outpost island will accommodate parties up to 10 people. Only one group at a time will experience this incredible, pristine pearl. Located 11 miles from the Meta lake Lodge on the northern end of Meta Lake, you can fish a walleye hole at the end of your dock or try your luck at perch just around the southern tip . For a refreshing swim you can dive from granite ledge or for those who wish to witness the Northern Lights display, just cozy up to the fire pit and gaze upward. Known for the Woodland Caribou swimming in the waters close by, you will not be disappointed with this comfortable retreat in the Canadian wilderness!
The cabins include clean beds with fitted sheets and pillow just bring your sleeping bag for a peaceful nights rest. Other items you will need to take along are fishing gear and tackle, groceries , towels and toiletries. Arrangements can be made in advance if you would like us to pre-purchase items for your stay and have them waiting for you at Meta Lake upon your arrival. Such as , groceries , your favorite beverages , live bait etc….. Just let us know what we can do to enhance your experience at Caribou Island and we will do our best to accommodate.
The Hobbit Cabin
The ‘HOBBIT CABIN’ sleeps four. Built in the 1950’s, this is a tight, sturdy, cozy cabin with propane lights, refrigerator, freezer and a propane stove top. With plenty of wood to put in the wood stove you’ll stay warm and toasty on those early Spring or Fall nights. You will truly find contentment after an easy day of trophy fishing.
The Main Cabin
This outpost’s ‘ Main Cabin’ is the gathering place and fully equipped propane fueled camp. With a propane refrigerator, freezer, range, outdoor BBQ and deep frier you’ll have it all. After your HOT shower you’ll flop into one of six comfortable beds or kick back and listen to the loons in the screened in summer room. Propane and solar light this remote wilderness outpost camp.
Meta Lake is connected by navigable rivers to both Ara and Brace Lakes.
- Running Water: Yes
- Washroom: Outdoor
- Shower: Yes
- Fridge: Propane
- Stove: Propane Cooktop
- Lights: Solar Electric
- Electricity: Yes, solar
- BBQ: Propane
- Heating: Wood Stove
- Deck: No
- Radio or Satellite Phone: No
- Boats: 16′ Lund or Naden
- Motors: 15HP Nissan 4-stroke motors
- Other: Propane Fish Cooker, Fish Cleaning Hut
Air Service Provided By:
Leuenberger Air Service on Cordingley Lake