The Nipigon River is known as a great river for targeting brook trout. Fish it from shore in some areas to fish it in a boat. There are several guides that target the brook trout in this river as well to help put you on some of the better spots. There are some quality fish in this river too, so don’t be surprised if you get a shot to catch some big brook trout. Steelhead also run the areas rivers, so if you time it right, you may find some good fishing for steelhead in the spring and fall.