2018 here we come

Just a quick note that deposit requests for next season are going out this week and should be done by this Friday.  If you do not receive your confirmation by this weekend let us know ASAP. For the 3rd year in a row prices are not increasing and are holding steady.  Also for the first …

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Summer wrap-up

It seems like just yesterday we were pulling up to the lodge and getting her ready for the season.  Where did the time go?  What a wonderful season it was, our best ever!  August fishing did not disappoint that’s for sure.  Big fish hit our nets, very big fish. Our walleye count continues to grow …

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Hot, fat and a little sassy

That title explains the past few weeks.  Like clockwork we got our 3-4 days of HOT weather.  Well, hot for us.  Mid 90s, humid and sweltering.  A perfect time for a dip in the lake.   But hot weather can mean hotter fishing.  And hot it has been.  Bass are fat from eating all summer, …

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Raindrops keep falling on my head

The last 10 days or so have been dynamic.  Okay, I realize I say that a lot but last week was some of the worst rain I have ever seen in my 29 year of coming to Canada.  Driving, hard rain for 36 hours.  Nearly 6 inches.  So much that even many hardcore fishermen took …

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Summer is here and the fun continues

Been awhile since we have updated here.  Sorry guys.  I will try to make it to the computer more often.  Speaking of which my laptop died last week which didn’t help. June flew by in a flash.  Many fronts in and out which made it challenging to say the least.  But spring is behind us …

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June showers bring May flowers?

June weather has been dynamic to say the least.  We started with sweltering heat and then cool, rainy weather.  Water temperatures have dropped from the high 60s to low 60s in less than 4 days.  But our fishermen have persevered and the fishing has been excellent.  When the weather stabilized the walleye fishing rebounded and …

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Its June and the living is easy

Its warm, and sunny and beautiful.  And the fishing is indeed easy.  Bass have spawned and the males are guarding the soon to be fry.  Walleye are shallow and easily caught.  Water temperatures are in the high 60s and even warmer on some of the out-lakes. Summer is here.  Our first major hatch of the …

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And the season begins!

This is our first post of the season.  We opened just 2 weeks ago and what a great start to the season.  At the ope we have beautiful weather.  Temperatures in the 70s, sun and light chop.  The bass responded immediately, walleye finished up their spawn and lake trout were caught regularly. Then came the …

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We are off the grid

Greetings all.  Just a quick note that even lodge owners take a break every now and then.  Starting tomorrow we will be on vacation for the next 2 weeks, returning Monday March 27th.  During this time we will not be returning phone calls.  However, we will be checking emails each day.  So, if you are …

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We are off to the races

Its Monday morning after the Super Bowl and I am still reeling.  One for the ages.  Just incredible. Where was I.  Oh yes, fishing!  As many of you have noted our first two television shows from last summer have aired and we thought they were wonderful.  Lindner’s Angling Edge along with Babe Winkelman’s show aired …

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