Once you start getting in there exploring the area and talking to local fishermen you'll quickly learn there's a great range of types of fishing within Yellowhead County.

Alberta Parks. Zoom into the area that covers between the eastern Jasper Park gates and east to Pembina River (around HWY 22) and scroll down to Activities and click on Fishing - there a number of spots listed here to get you going.

Here are a few other great websites to help you find some fishing spots in Yellowhead County:

My Wild Alberta - an Alberta Government site

Alberta Fishing Guide - choose Eastern Slopes 3 and what type of fish and river or lake, etc to really narrow down your search

Alberta Fishing Regulations - official Alberta Government fishing regulations

Anglers Atlas - lots of creeks and lakes (some depth charts) Zoom into Edson or Hinton for a large variety of options (or search for Easterns Slopes Zone 3 for the Ten Most Popular Fishing Spots)

ifishAlberta - large selection of Alberta lakes (they also have an app!) 


Hook and Bullet - Another great resource to get you going.

Sportfishing Licence to fish in Alberta. Please refer to Alberta Guide to Sportfishing Regulations for information regarding catch limits, bait bans and, seasonal closures. This free publication can be obtained at numerous locations including your district Fish and Wildlife offices or online at

Chip Lake Burbot, Northern Pike
Gregg Northern Pike, Lake Whitefish


Northern Pike, Lake Whitefish


Northhern Pike, Walleye**, Lake Whitefish, Yellow Perch


Northern Pike, Walleye**, Lake Whitefish, Yellow Perch


Northern Pike, Yellow Perch
Bear Northern Pike
Wolf Northern Pike
Minnow Lake Northern Pike
Obed Yellow Perch, Brown Trout
Millers Rainbow Trout
Wildhorse 1

Rainbow Trout


Rainbow Trout


Rainbow Trout

Pierre Greys Lakes (2 of 3)

Rainbow Trout

Grande Cache Lake

Rainbow Trout

Pit Lakes (24, 35, 45)*

Rainbow Trout


Rainbow Trout

Lovett Lake*

Rainbow Trout

Mary Gregg Lake*

Rainbow Trout


Brook Trout


Brook Trout


Brook Trout, Cutthroat Trout


Brook Trout


Brook Trout

Pierre Greys Lakes (1 of 3)

Brook Trout

Wildhorse Lake II*

Brook Trout

* walk in access only
** Walleye are Catch and Release Only

County Offices


2716 - 1 Avenue,Edson,AB. T7E 1N9
Phone: 780-723-4800
Toll Free: 1-800-665-6030
Fax: 780-723-5066


53404 Rge Rd 92A,Wildwood,AB.
Phone: 780-325-3782
Toll Free 1-800-814-3935
Fax: 780-325-3783

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