Category: Fishing

Northern Pike Fishing Tips and Techniques

Northern Pike fishing in Canada can be an exhilarating, yet challenging experience. The fish, which are abundant in Reindeer Lake, are easy to hook but difficult to catch. They’re attracted to most lures, but their impressive size and aggressive characteristics make it hard to reel them in. Improve your Northern Pike catch with a few… Read more »

Tasty Lake Trout Recipes

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 »

What to Look For in a 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 »

Walleye Ice Fishing Tips

Since it’s still chilly and many lakes are frozen, you might be thinking about fishing for some walleye! Whether you’re an experienced ice fisherman or a newbie, it helps to know a few handy tips for reeling in those walleye this season. Timing is everything Low light hours, i.e. sunrise and sunset, are prime time… 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 »

How to Prevent Seasickness While Fishing

Fishing out on open waters can be a very relaxing and rewarding experience . . . unless you’re prone to sea sickness. If you want to enjoy being on the water without feeling waves of nausea, here are some tips: Find your spot Seasickness occurs when your brain tries to balance contradictory signals it receives… Read more »

Three Fishing Knots to Learn

There’s a lot that goes into catching the best fish possible, from the right rods and reels to presentation and location. But the type of fishing knot you use is one of the most important factors for a successful catch. So what are the best knots to learn and master? Improved clinch knot Also known… Read more »

What Should Be in Your Boating Safety Kit

Before you head out on a boating trip, you should take a look and make sure that your boat has a safety kit on it. More importantly, you should make sure the safety kit is stocked with a few key items that will help you in the event of an emergency. Let’s take a closer… Read more »

How to Store Fishing Equipment

Love to fish? It might be hard to put your fishing equipment away for the winter, but proper storage can ensure that you’ll be reeling in trophy fish once the weather warms up. Each part of your fishing gear has specific storage requirements: Reels It’s essential to lubricate all moving parts, such as the reel… Read more »

How to Become a Better Fisherman

Some say that you’re born with fishing skills; others say you have to earn them. Here at Lawrence Bay Lodge, we think it’s a little bit of both: inherent talent, love of fishing and working on perfecting your craft. Here are some tips on how to become a better fisherman: Always Learn New Tricks The… Read more »

Different Ways to Cook Fish

If you like to fish, then you know there’s nothing better than cooking up that fresh morning catch! Here are some of the many delicious ways to prepare your fish. Grill Perfect for summertime, fire up the grill to prepare your fish! You’ll want to begin by lightly buttering or oiling the fish. Once you’ve… Read more »

Interesting Facts About Northern Pike

Are you joining us soon for a fishing trip of a lifetime? We will give you a good idea of what to expect when fishing in Reindeer Lake by telling you everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Northern Pike. Northern Pike play an important role as predator fish in many bodies of water. They… Read more »