On Wednesday my computer crashed. The hard drive was not to be found – at least by the rest of the laptop. I suspect it went fishing and likely enjoyed itself so much that it wasn’t returning any time soon. After a quick call to my guru, it was determined I needed a new hard drive. So… I had a ...read more.
Some days through the summer we have an early start. Last Saturday was one of those days. Alone in the aircraft heading out to pick up a group of anglers from one of our lakes, the air was still, the airwaves were quiet and the view was fantastic.read more.
Spring time keeps us busy getting camps open and equipment moved but regular jobs also get done.
The cabin at West Bay on Seseganaga Lake now has a new deck.
Even though fishing is the reason most guys head to Seseganaga, one of the best conservation techniques we have developed on our lakes is the construction ...read more.
The water levels here keep us guessing. After relatively high early ice out water levels, we’ve had a great deal of rain. Not only rain but cool temps for this time of year.
Many of our docks are again under water.
At Seseganaga lake we are back to our old tricks of filling barrels ...read more.
When the work needs to be done, everybody pitches in. Our job descriptions seem to have a lot of addendums.
Karen may spend most of her time in the office, but getting out to the camps is always a nice perk… even if it requires a little work.
No white gloves around here....read more.
Catching walleye in our lakes is never difficult. In fact on opening weekend, it amazes me that a camp could be vacant. In any case, setting up a camp after the opening of walleye sometimes offers the opportunity to research our product and develop new techniques. It also seems to produce more folks who like to help with the chores....read more.
Finally, after several days of bad weather, we managed to get John in to Metionga Lake. As our camp attendant there, he will have his hands full since our first groups arrive in the morning.
Boats need to be readied, cabins cleaned, water systems turned on, etc,etc. I am sending him some help tomorrow for a couple of days. ...read more.
Our 2009 season is beginning I am finding out I am not the only one thinking fishing.
As we train pilots and other staff for the summer, fishing is also on my mind. Today as I was getting boats ready and a cabin cleaned at Irene Lake, I was bemoaning the fact I didn’t have my fishing rod with ...read more.