We look forward to seeing you this Fishing Season At Pakwash Lake Camp. We live to Fish and Hunt. We love living here on Pakwash Lake with our family and friends. Hope to see you soon! Escape...Experience...& Explore Canada's Unique Wilderness. A Fishing & Hunting Vacation in Northern Ontario for Trophy Northern, Walleye, Perch & Smallmouth Bass on Pakwash Lake, in the heart of Ear Falls and Red Lake Resorts, Ontario, Canada.

Welcome to Pakwash Lake. Let's Go Fishing! Thank you for making Pakwash Lake a great place to live! Kimby

Pakwash Lake Camp Box 128 Ear Falls, On P0V 1T0
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Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Pakwash Bay 1946 , building a Red Lake Highway

Early morning at Pakwash Bay, 1946. These cabins were used to house the highway construction crews for the Red Lake highway that opened August 17, 1947. The camp at Pakwash Bay housed 100 men on the gravel shore of Pakwash Lake. Five hundred men were hired through Manpower (Federal Employment Agency). Labour turnover was high, as one contractor said 'one out of every three men would walk out of the bush and return home by train, due to the hard labour and isolation'.

The Gateway to Northwestern Ontario History

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