Category: Fishing Trip

The Best (And Worst) Weather for Fishing

Many enthusiastic fishermen hold a philosophy that says if it’s weather you can fish in, then it’s good fishing weather! Technically speaking, they aren’t wrong—as long as the conditions are safe. However, if you’re trying to plan a fishing trip with your kids or don’t have quite as much ambition as some of the more… Read more »

How to Plan a Family Fishing Trip This Summer

How to Plan a Family Fishing Trip This Summer

Sometimes it’s hard to set aside time to spend together as a family. Kids are busy with school, sports, and clubs, and parents are busy with work, taking care of the house, and driving the kids to their activities. Life moves fast, so it’s important to put in the time and effort to bond as… Read more »

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 »

Why You Should Adventure Travel

Fishing and Hunting Trip

Think about it—how much time do you spend each week cooped up in the office? And how do you spend your weekends—shuttling from errand to errand or running on the treadmill at the gym? It’s time to shake things up and book some adventure travel. When is the last time you got your hands dirty… Read more »

Why Do We Fish? Here’s a Brief History of Fishing

Fishing History

If you’re like us, fishing is one of your favorite pastimes. For millions of people all over the world, it’s a much-loved hobby as well as a source of food. For many, it’s also a livelihood. Curious to know why we fish? Here’s a brief history of fishing: While humans have been eating seafood for… Read more »

What to Look For in a Fly Fishing Vest

Fly Fishing Vest

There is nothing quite as fun and relaxing as getting out into nature and enjoying a day of fly fishing. But as with most sports, protection and equipment are everything, so it’s important to have a dependable fly fishing vest. Here are a few tips to consider when choosing your next vest! Why do you… 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 »

Early Spring Fishing Tips

Fishing in the Spring

Winter is slowly turning into spring, which means you might be ready for an early-season fishing trip on the lake! Early spring fishing can be unpredictable with rain, mud, thawing ice and runoff posing challenges to fishermen. However, with a few handy tips, you’re more likely to have a successful fishing expedition. Spring Fishing Tip… Read more »

How to Choose a Fly Rod

Fly fishing can be an exciting and rewarding experience for avid fishers and newbies alike. But there’s a lot that goes into being properly prepared. One of the most important things is choosing the right rod. With so many options, how do you know which rod is the one you need to make the perfect… Read more »

Why You Should Start Fly Fishing in 2018

Are you curious about fly fishing? There’s no better time like the New Year to pick up a new hobby, and we think fly fishing is one to try for 2018. Read on for a few reasons why you should consider starting fly fishing: You’ll learn a lot Fly fishing will teach you about reading… Read more »

History of Fly Fishing

Fly fishing is a popular sport, but do you know the rich history behind it? When and how did it all begin? Here is a brief summary of the glorious sport: The Basics Today, fish are caught by using artificial flies which are cast out on a fly rod and a fly line. The fly… Read more »

Steps to Take When Catching Northern Pike

Northern Pike make a great but sometimes difficult catch. So what steps can you take to make your Northern Pike fishing experience a successful one? Use the right materials Northern Pike are large and have needle-sharp teeth, so you should take this into account when picking out your gear. They will bite through regular monofilament,… Read more »