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Bayfield River - Bayfield, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers
N 43° 34.152 W 081° 42.433
17T E 442890 N 4824269
Quick Description: The Bayfield South Pier serves as a great fishing spot.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 2/27/2019 6:42:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM1052H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
The fishing hole is located at the mouth of the Bayfield River. You can drop your bait off the north side of the pier into the Bayfield River, or, should you choose, you could drop it off the south side and into Lake Huron.

A sign near the pier states that the Bayfield River was named after British naval hydrographer Henry Wolsey Bayfield. At one point a flour, grist and sawmill were established on the river. Whitefish, perch, pickerel, and early on, herring, had a consistent market in Toronto, Chicago and New York. Each winter "putting up the ice" involved horses which dragged the block of ice to ice houses on the north shore. Sawdust, from the sawmill insulated the blocks of ice which were sold to hotels, restaurants, and residents.
Boat required: no

Catch and Release Only: no

FlyFishing Only: no

Recommended tackle: Not listed

Recommended fishing methods: Not listed

Parking or Launch Coordinates: Not Listed

USGS Real-Time Water Data: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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