Passing the Torch

Posted by on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 12:46 pm

Joey has been our camp attendant at Metionga Lake for the past few years.  Joey has moved on to a new job and Ted is taking over at Metionga.  Many will know Ted as our dockhand here in Ignace last summer.   Joey flew in with Ted today to met to pass on a bit of first hand knowledge and ...read more.

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Heating up

Posted by on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 4:08 pm

1993 Seseganaga Lake forest fire

In 1993 a lightning strike started a forest fire just east of our Seseganaga Lake cabin #2.

The 2015 season is starting out with very dry conditions. The fire hazard is high. Today we expecting some rain but it will be coming in thunderstorm with very high winds.

Check out the Ministry of Natural Resources Fire Situation website to see what is currently burning where.

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Ice 2015

Posted by on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 9:25 am

We will be posting ice condition photos at our base on Agimak Lake on the Ignace Airways FaceBook page in an album called Ice Out Spring 2015 . You don’t have to be a FaceBook user to see the images but if you are, please like our page. You will then get updates in your news feed. Ignace Outposts also has a page . Check ...read more.

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Fish for dinner?

Posted by on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 4:11 pm

From time to time, we have posted some of our favourite ways to cook up fresh walleye.

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Our Civeche (walleye ‘cooked’ in lime juice) was recently featured on the ontariowalleyefishing.ca blog post 7 Best Walleye Recipes of the Great North-West ! Check the rest of the recipes out and if you need more to get your mouth drooling and tummy growling, here are a few others from our blog.

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Old Seseganaga Shoreline

Posted by on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11:30 am

Things have changed.  I suspect not many of our guests would be able to identify the location of the picture below.  It is the shoreline of what we refer to as “Main Camp” at Seseganaga Lake.  The photo as taken in 1989 before we started building the new cabins.  The building on the right is no longer there and was ...read more.

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Camp job assignments

Posted by on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 7:06 am

Nothing makes an outpost trip more unbearable than a few doing all the work while others who may be used to 24-7 maid and butler service sit about and complain that their beverages are not cold. While at camp, it is best if everyone has assigned jobs. This part of the planning is usually fun and best done as a ...read more.

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What ever happened to the old cabins

Posted by on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 7:00 am

As we up graded cabins over the last 30 years, an invisible part of the job was getting rid of the old cabins.  The new cabins were built and then the old cabins were removed from the site.  Of course the easist and most efficient method of removing an old cabin was in the winter with a match.

MIke 015

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