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Johnny Lake Lodge
Johnny Lake Lodge
A chance to fish from your own remote cabin, this fly in location will give you lodge quality trout fishing for your private use. Approximately 4 km north of Moose Lake in the Chilcotin, this former lodge sits at the water’s edge on Johnny Lake.
  • Size: 8.6 acres
  • Area: OMINECA
  • Price: $65,000
  • Listing Agent: Fawn Gunderson - fawn@landquest.com
  • Phone Number: 250-982-2314
Description :

*** This property is under a License of Occupation ***

This property was built in the late 1960s and was designed to accommodate up to six people. The main house, which is situated at the northwest end of Johnny Lake, is of log construction and has a unique design using a hexagon shaped main lounging area along with a 20 x 20 ft kitchen, dining and loft area all with an open design. The main lounging area is approximately 40 x 25 ft and has a large stone fireplace. The kitchen boasts a large wood sitting bar perfect for entertaining guests, and keeping warm in front of the adjacent wood stove. All furniture and kitchen ware to be included in the sale. Just outside the kitchen door is a 20 x 12 ft sundeck, which can be used for outdoor activities while offering sweeping views of the lake and surrounding backcountry. The property is off-grid, and utilizes propane and a mobile generator.

There is one other 14 x 16 ft log auxiliary cabin building, the original dwelling on the property, which is now being used for storage.

The property has been used as a fishing lodge in the past and can be used as a turnkey operation with 2 small boats (Cartoppers), 2 engines, powertools and a new mobile generator included.

Perfect opportunity for a remote private cabin, or a small fishing lodge operation, in a truly stunning location.


  • Leasehold
  • 30 year Licence of Occupation
Location : Johnny Lake, which is 60 miles North of Nimpo Lake, BC.
Access : Floatplane Access Only - restrictions on Motorized Vehicle Use throughout the summer months.
Improvements :

Large log lodge, smaller log cabin and outhouse. There is numerous smaller equipment that remains onsite and will be included in the sale: wood stove, kitchen implements, two boats, two motors, all furniture, propane tanks and a new generator.

Services : None.
Recreation : Fishing, hunting, hiking, and many other outdoor sports. Wildlife in the area include: bear, moose, deer, etc. and the birds include: loons, ducks, eagles, falcons, grouse, just to name a few.
Area Data :

World-class rainbow trout fishing all to yourself! Not only Johnny Lake, but the whole area is steeped in years and years of great rainbow fishing and is well-known around the world as being one of the top areas for dry fly fishing.

Anahim Lake and Nimpo Lake are jumping off points for many lodges in the area. There are several air charters based in the area to service the outback fisherman.

Zoning : Commercial
Legal : District lot 3118; Coast Range 04 land district. Lease number: 633246
Boundaries : Please see mapping section - all boundaries are approximate.
Map Reference : 53° 7'26.04"N and 125°28'27.87"W
Listing # : 18183