Category: Fishing Resort

The Arctic Grayling of Saskatchewan: Fishing Tips

Artic Grayling Fishing

Fishing season is about to begin, and Lawrence Bay Lodge is looking forward to opening its doors to new and returning anglers. We are predicting this year to be a successful year for fishing. Our lakes are plentiful with various fish including the beautiful Arctic Grayling. Artic Grayling, also known as the “Sailfish of the… Read more »

How You Can Use Your Hunting Skills for Fishing

Similarities of Hunting and Fishing

If you love the great outdoors and the thrill of the catch as much as we do, you’re probably seeking any opportunity to put your sportsman’s skills into practice. If you’re already an avid hunter, you can use your hunting skills for fishing, and vice versa. Here are some common skills to both sports: Reading… Read more »

How to Master the Perfect Cast

Casting Tips

Casting is the first thing you need to learn if you’re picking up fishing as a hobby. A good cast will make or break your chances of a good catch. Whether you’re a total newbie or just need a skills refresher, here are a few tips for mastering the perfect cast. Start with the right… Read more »

How to Match the Right Hook to Your Rig

Matching the right fishing hook to your rig

With all of the different types of hooks and rigs out there, it can be difficult to figure out how to match them. Choose the wrong hook, and the fish may ignore or even eject it. Here are a few tips for matching the right hook to your rig. Sharpness Make sure your hook is… Read more »

2018 Father’s Day Fishing Gift Ideas

Father’s Day Fishing Gift Ideas

Does your dad love to fish? Maybe he even taught you to fish, and now the two of you love fishing together! If your dad is like us and loves a day out on the water, check out these fishing gift ideas for Father’s Day: A brand-new rod is always a great gift for an… Read more »

Tips for a Successful Northern Pike Catch and Release

Northern Pike Catch and Release

Planning to fish for northern pike this summer at the Lawrence Bay Lodge, but don’t want to harm the fish you catch? The Reindeer Lake area, where we’re located, participates in catch-and-release fishing programs. Don’t worry though, our experienced guides handle all of the fish and are trained to take care of them. It’s still… Read more »

Northern Pike Fishing Equipment

Northern Pike Fishing

Northern pike fishing at the Lawrence Bay lodge is undoubtedly an exciting experience. Northern pike are abundant at our location on Reindeer Lake, but they’re a challenge to reel in. While you should certainly be practicing your technique, that’s only half the battle. In order to make the most of your fishing expedition, you need… Read more »

Fishing Lures for 2018

Popular Fishing Lures

Now that it’s spring, you may be gearing up for one of your first fishing trips of 2018. It’s a perfect time to learn more about new fishing lures that you can take with you. Read on, and reel ‘em in! Castaic Boyd Duckett Bluegill This lure’s soft fiber tail mimics the motion of a… Read more »

Four Useful Fly Fishing Techniques

Fly Fishing Techniques

Ask any fly fisherman and he’ll tell you—there’s nothing like a day spent casting your rod in a beautiful lake or stream. If you’re a newbie, or if you need to brush up on your technique after a long winter spent indoors, read these handy tips. Fly Fishing Technique 1: The Overhead Cast You’ll be… Read more »

Tasty Lake Trout Recipes

Trout Recipies

You’ve had a successful trout fishing expedition out on Reindeer Lake. Congratulations! Now, it’s time to cook that tasty trout. Need some recipe ideas? Find them below! Simple grilled lake trout There’s no better way to showcase the flavor of freshly caught fish. Begin by preheating your broiler. Once you’ve gutted and scaled your trout… Read more »

Empty Looking Banks? Here’s How to Catch Fish

Tips for catching fish off of a bank

There’s a reason why you won’t usually find a bunch of people fishing in empty looking banks. They look, well, empty, so people don’t think they’re going to have any success finding fish in them and look elsewhere. But the truth is that you can actually make the most of this opportunity by going out… Read more »

How to Repair a Fishing Rod Cork Grip

Repairing a cork fishing rod grip

After a long winter, which may not have included many fishing trips, it’s a good idea to make sure your fishing rods are in good working order. Cork grips are particularly prone to wear and tear. Repeated soaking and drying can cause the cork to weaken, chip and develop holes. If you don’t repair the… Read more »