Paint Lake Lodge

Feel The Real Experience

About Us

“Paint Lake really is a great fishing and eco-tourism destination and the Paint Lake Lodge truly is a first-class operation that deserves a visit”.

Welcome to Paint Lake Lodge. Located in Paint Lake Provincial Park twenty minutes south of The City of Thompson on HWY 375 just minutes off Hwy 6. We are pleased to announce many upgrades since new ownership, Barry & Kathy Ruiter have been working hard to improve the business to serve you better. 

Boasting the largest marina in Manitoba along with a Restaurant, Patio, Lounge with pool table and VLT’s , Convenience and Clothing store, Boat rentals, Canoe rentals, Dock rentals, 8 Modern Cabins for Daily, Weekly  rental, Equipment Storage and Guided Service. The resort is open year round for your vacationing enjoyment.


Lakefront and lakeview Cabins

Eight modern light housekeeping units. Cabins include A/C and some with woodstoves.

Food & Drink

In-House Service

Restaurant & Lodge

Paint Lake Lodge’s very own restaurant and lounge feature a large dining room, big screen tv, pool table, vlts and more!


Manitoba’s largest marina is located only steps outside from Paint Lake Lodge. Boat rentals, canoe rentals, and dock rentals are all available. A boat launch is also located by the marina for your convenience. Full-service repair shop with powersports technician and parts available.

Convenience Store & Gift Shop

A convenience and clothing store is located at the lodge for souvenirs, food, or any items that you may have forgotten to pack.

Ice Cream Parlor

Enjoy your favorite hard ice cream, soft-serve chocolate or vanilla and choose your favorite toppings/candies for twisters.

Ice Fishing Rentals

4 person Ice shacks are available with all equipment required or bring your own equipment to use.

Boat Rentals

We have newer 16 foot Alumacraft 20-25 hp boats, side console 16 ft with 50 hp and two ponttons for fishing and lounging pontoons.


The bear hunting opportunity is a great experience at our resort.

Bear North Outfitters uses Paint Lake Lodge for their lodging and food.  Check out their website!

Wonderful place with beauty of nature. Owners of this place are awesome people. Must visit this place for peaceful experience.

Amrinder Brar

Great place, beautiful scenery, excellent fish and amazing staff!!!

Tara Goodman

Best restaurant in the Thompson area, with great staff, awesome view whatever the season. Their in house smoked meat is worth the trip. They always seem to have specials on, and the prices are very reasonable for the quality and quantity of food.

Janice Overend


We Have Vacancy!


Box 327 Thompson, MB R8N1N1

Paint Lake Provincial Park