Paul caught and released this walleye, just around the point from the camp on Hilltop Lake. Not really one for the record books, but certainly something to remember and add to the stories once home and recounting the trip with family and friends....read more.
Two Lake is a small portage lake just behind our cabin on Hilltop Lake . It holds walleye, and northern pike. We have also seen some nice perch in the lake.
If the winds on Hilltop Lake are high or you just want to explore, Two Lake is a nice option. There are no cabins on Two and we ...read more.
After I released my umpteenth (that’s a big number I made up) walleye and Dave lost his umpteenth jig to another “steam dog” (a term of endearment for a northern pike which takes your lure and runs), Dave took time out to pout.
Hey Dave, it still beats being at work – wouldn’t you ...read more.
One day can be short pants
The next is thermal pants and a warm jacket. Joe also had on blue long johns which we thought was just a little over kill since we did get a high of 40F that day....read more.
Fishing is just one of the attractions of our Hilltop Lake camp. Of course it is the big attraction since it is nothing short of fantastic. But when the arms get tired or the desire of doing something else overtakes you there are other things to do.
Wild life viewing, exploring and, in season, blueberry picking are wonderful options.
There ...read more.
Karen and I were out with my brother and his wife. As Blair and I tended to the work, the girls tended to relaxing.
Oh, the joys of an outpost vacation....read more.
Relaxation. How can you beat it. No cell phones, no emails, no blackberrys, no work. Can it get any better.
An Ignace Outposts trip really puts things in perspective....read more.
Larry Strangstalien has been fishing with us for many years. On Hilltop Lake, his luck (or should I say skill) has proved to remain strong.
I know Larry will expound greatly on the skill part, but being on the right lake makes the success part of large walleye much more likely. I am often asked which ...read more.