© 2019 Fanshawe Conservation Area

Fishing & Boating

Please read! Important information on the Dam Repairs/Construction Project taking place at Fanshawe Conservation Area (summer 2017).
Fishing

Fanshawe Reservoir provides many fishing opportunities.  Please follow the Ontario Recreational Fishing Regulations Summary (the Thames River watershed is located in Fisheries Management Zone/FMZ 16).

The Fanshawe CA Fishing Guide has lots of information on fishing at Fanshawe, including fish species and a map of the reservoir.

Find out more about fishing at Fanshawe, Wildwood and Pittock Conservation Areas.

See current flows and water levels in 

Fanshawe Reservoir (Fanshawe Lake) and the Thames River.

Boating

Power driven vehicles are prohibited at Fanshawe CA, except for: 

  • Battery powered electric propulsion motors

  • Watercraft with 10 hp or less