The float plane ride adds something very special to your Aylmer Lake Lodge Canadian fly-in fishing trip.Canadian bush planes have a storied history in these parts of Northwest Territories and for good reason. These development and success of more than just the tourism industry. Miner and prospectors looking for diamonds, gold, cobalt and many other industries have used these planes to gain access to remote areas where there are no roads.

Dehavilland “Otter”: Rivaling the Norseman for ruggedness, the DHC-3 Turbo Otter is another iconic Canadian bush plane. This large and sturdy aircraft is widely used up here in Northwestern Territories, and you can see one at float plane bases in your jump off pint in Yellowknife. They are able to carry a very heavy payload and well-known for its short take-off and landing capabilities, when you are coming on a fly-in fishing trip to Aylmer Lake Lodge, the chances are pretty good you may fly in at DHC-3 to your destination on an Otter.

All in all, your Aylmer Lake Lodge trip is made so much better when you consider how fun it is to fly on these birds.