How to Identify Moose Calves, Yearlings and Cows

How to Identify Moose Calves, Yearlings and Cows

Moose-hunting season is upon us! Are you ready for a successful hunt? Even for highly experienced hunters, it can be difficult to tell the difference between moose calves, yearlings and cows; however, it’s a vital skill for optimal hunting success. Here’s our handy guide: Facial features Calves, which are defined as one year old or… Continue Reading

Common Shooting Mistakes Hunters Make

Common Shooting Mistakes Hunters Make

Planning a hunting trip this fall? Make sure it’s a successful one by avoiding these common shooting mistakes hunters make: Not logging enough practice time One major hunting habit to break: taking out your rifle the day before hunting season and putting it away the day after. It may be hard to find the time… Continue Reading

Best Drones for Fishing

Best Drones for Fishing

Did you know that drones are a new and innovative way to increase your catch on your next fishing trip? You can use a drone to explore the surrounding area to locate schools of fish or even to drop your line for you. Any drone you choose should have an excellent battery life and a… Continue Reading

Why You Should Adventure Travel

Why You Should Adventure Travel

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… Continue Reading

Tips for Opening Day of Deer Season

Tips for Opening Day of Deer Season

Deer season is coming up! Are you ready? Here are some handy tips for the opening day of deer season: Preparation is key Make sure to sight in before opening day, so you’ll be confident in your shots. Other prep steps: make a comprehensive, written packing list before you hunt and shop early for all… Continue Reading

Five Creative DIY Fishing Projects

Five Creative DIY Fishing Projects

If you love to fish, you’ll enjoy these fun DIY fishing projects: Paracord fishing lure with a hook Got some frayed paracord? If it’s brightly colored, don’t throw it out—turn it into a handy lure! Just slide the end of the paracord rope onto a fishing hook and fray the ends so they look like… Continue Reading

How Does Weather Affect Fishing?

How Does Weather Affect Fishing?

At the Lawrence Bay Lodge, we love to fish no matter the weather. But do you know how weather affects fishing? Humans and fish alike are affected by weather patterns. Learn more to have a great catch, rain or shine. Under pressure Fish aren’t really affected by rain—they’re pretty wet already. But what does affect… Continue Reading

Do You Know These Common Fishing Superstitions?

Do You Know These Common Fishing Superstitions?

Fishermen are some of the most superstitious people on the planet. They often believe that if they do (or don’t do) certain things, it’ll prevent them from catching fish. They practice all kinds of wild superstitions in order to increase their chances of bringing fish on board their boats. Here are a few common fishing… Continue Reading

How You Can Use Your Hunting Skills for Fishing

How You Can Use Your Hunting Skills for 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… Continue Reading

Fish With a Bait or Lure?

Fish With a Bait or Lure?

If you’re planning a summer fishing trip, you’re probably aware of the debate: bait or lure? In all honesty, there’s no “one size fits all” approach to this question, but both baits and lures have their strengths and weaknesses, and in some situations one may be preferable to the other. Here are a few tips… Continue Reading

How to Master the Perfect Cast

How to Master the Perfect Cast

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… Continue Reading

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

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

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… Continue Reading

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