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Title: Constance Lake, North
Post by: sparksNfishing on Feb 21, 2020, 10:05 AM
Is Constance Lake east of Iroquois Lake accessible and drive-able with 4x4 truck? I'm hoping to give it a try this weekend. I'd like to put a Splake on my list this year. Any info on ice and location to put a shack down is much appreciated.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: farmboy on Feb 21, 2020, 10:15 AM
Itís tough going in that area right now. The odd guy is still pounding through with a truck but lots getting stuck as well. If it were me Iíd take a sled
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: Lonestarsask on Feb 21, 2020, 12:51 PM
I was at Constance yesterday. There were a couple trails you could follow but if i got off trail i was digging out. Same for other lakes in area. If your not picky bout your spot you can drive on. I only had one bite. A nice splake and i lost her in the hole. Dammit!
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: daniels papa on Feb 21, 2020, 03:03 PM
hi farmboy is this lake north west of humbolt and if it is how do I get there
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: farmboy on Feb 21, 2020, 06:07 PM
Hey DP. The one Iím referring to is near Shell Lake
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: daniels papa on Feb 21, 2020, 11:06 PM
thanks farmboy the one I was looking at is north west of humbolt but looking for trout spots so might have to go further north thanks for the response
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: Lonestarsask on Feb 22, 2020, 01:47 PM
I was talking to a fellow angler on the ice and he said he saw several pike get caught on Constance last fall. Has anyone else seen or heard of pike in Constance? I hope they don't multiply. That would be a disaster.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: sparksNfishing on Feb 22, 2020, 02:17 PM
Interesting. I can't find any info on pike being in Constance Lake. Are you certain it is the one just east of Iroquois? Netting reports going back many years only list splake and rainbow. I sure hope someone didn't drop a bunch of small pike into it.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: Lonestarsask on Feb 22, 2020, 02:41 PM
I have fished Constance for years. This is the first time I've heard of pike. I'm just asking if anyone else has heard this. I have never heard of pike before. I'm just trying to confirm one person's claim.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: Lonestarsask on Feb 22, 2020, 02:47 PM
I did not get confused about which lake I was fishing on.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: daniels papa on Feb 22, 2020, 04:43 PM
there is another constance lake north west of humbolt that's the one I was confused with the one beside iroquois
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: Lonestarsask on Feb 22, 2020, 05:15 PM
I go to the one beside Iroquois.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: ran7ger on Feb 22, 2020, 06:31 PM
 that area had very high water levels a few years back.  i know lots of sloughs filled up with all sorts of fish.  also heard second hand stories of pike in constance around that same time.  hopefully just a few slithered in there and have been bonked.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: canada on Feb 22, 2020, 06:59 PM
ive always heard its a finicky lake  sunrise on for 30 then done
good luck!!
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: Lonestarsask on Feb 22, 2020, 07:03 PM
You nailed it canada. If you are not gonna be there before sun up better off going elsewhere.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: canada on Feb 22, 2020, 07:04 PM
but if you are it can be spectacular!!!!
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: Dlzfish on Feb 22, 2020, 09:23 PM
Was up there last weekend. Only mistake i made was getting in someone elses tracks. Had to put it in reverse get up to like 30km/h and crank the wheel to pop the back end out. 10-12" ruts of pure ice. Once i was outta the ruts i was golden, although i did watch buddy have to shovel out his ford. Gonna say if you dont have 4x4, locker, ice /snow tires, lift you probably arent getting your truck through the drifts. If you do it was a pile of fun to drive through, almost made up for the lack of fish.

As for the fish, saw one on the cam, one down the hole, and maybe a few marks.  We were there for legal sunrise so sounds like we were an hour late.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: daniels papa on Feb 25, 2020, 02:58 PM
is there any cabin rentals at constance or Iroquois lake
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: farmboy on Feb 25, 2020, 06:50 PM
Not that I know of. Might be able to find a private cabin for rent online though. Might be worth a shot...
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: farmboy on Feb 25, 2020, 07:17 PM
Sorry forgot to add that there arenít any cabins on Constance
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: daniels papa on Feb 25, 2020, 07:18 PM
thanks farmboy l look near there
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: sparksNfishing on Feb 25, 2020, 07:34 PM
I've never stayed or even fished on it before but Lac La Peche looks to have a resort of sorts on it and its only about 20 minutes away. No clue if they are open through the winter months but might be worth looking into.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: daniels papa on Feb 25, 2020, 09:06 PM
thanks sparks ill check them out
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: fnsdeuce on Mar 05, 2020, 02:06 PM
any recent report on driving conditions ? curious if a reasonable 4x4 can get around.
thanks.
Title: Re: Constance Lake, North
Post by: sparksNfishing on Jan 08, 2022, 09:24 AM
Has anyone been on Constance recently and could tell of the snow and driving conditions on it?