Welcome to Ear Falls
Welcome to the official Website for the Town of Ear Falls. Here you will discover everything there is to know about visiting and living in Ear Falls. Whether you are here for a lifetime, or just for one day, you will be struck by the beauty of the region, and impressed by the modern town that lies in the middle of the Canadian wilderness.
The legend of Ear Falls includes a powerful spirit that took the form of a huge beaver. IT was said that when the beaver was swimming, its ears could be seen rising and falling in the foaming water. It is from this myth that that the name Ear Falls was adopted.
Ear Falls is well known for its incredible history of fishing. It has the distinction of being in the middle of a long, traditional root from Lake Winnipeg all the way down to the Great Lakes. The town itself is well situated between Vermillion Bay and Red Lake, as a halfway point on Highway 105. Surrounded by drive in and fly-in fishing camps, Ear Falls is a wonderful tourist destination for those that are looking to get away from it all and relax on the water.
Whether you are interested in catching trophy sized fish like Muskie, or Northern Pike, or out for a shore fry of Pickerel you are sure to catch what you are looking for. Be warned though, you may have some competition. The Ear Falls area has one of the highest concentrations of Bald Eagles in the world. There is no shortage of Wildlife. Pakwash Provincial Park is also right down the road, providing the provincial park experience nearby. Hiking trails, sandy beaches and wonderful fishing make Pakwash a wonderful combination of easy going vacation spot and anglers paradise.
A Message from the Mayor
“Ear Falls is located in the shores of famous Lac Seul and the English River, which offers residents and visitors with a spectacular playground that is enjoyed year round. We are extremely proud to offer world class fishing and hunting right at our doorstep.
The Township works hard to ensure this community is well serviced and positioned for future development. Ear Falls is a beautiful place to live, work and play.
I invite you to browse our website to see what the community has to offer and visit our Community Calendar for current events”