Tag: Lawrence Bay Lodge

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 »

Common Hunting Mistakes to Avoid

Each fall, thousands of men and women spend hours hunting. Most of them have a great time; while others make mistakes, which end up costing them to miss the buck they were close to harvesting. To get you moving in the right direction, watch for these three deer hunting errors: Switching to a different stand… 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 »

Scent Detection During Hunting

Your scent matters for hunting – a lot. In fact, humans have an odor that many animals can easily detect. Even the best camouflage can’t fool a deer or moose. Yet scent control is easy to overlook. Many hunters are guilty of overlooking this and they end up paying the price by not seeing any… Read more »

Tasty Fall Camping Recipes

Fall is the perfect time for camping – crisp days, beautiful foliage and cool nights looking up at the stars. For those of us who grew up heating canned beans over a Bunsen burner, camping cuisine might not sound too exciting. However, did you know that there are a variety of delicious dishes you can… Read more »

How to Prep for a Hunting Trip

For hunters, there’s nothing like the excitement leading up to a hunting trip. But there can also be anxiety if you’re not sure how to properly prepare. So what should you do before you leave? Pack an emergency kit Emergency situations may be rare, but they can happen. And a small problem can become a… Read more »

Three Reasons to Go Camping in the Fall

With the hot days of summer almost behind us, camping takes on a new life. If you’re an outdoors enthusiast, camping is a must do in the fall with the chilly mornings, perfect weather for outdoor activities and warm comfort food. Here are three very good reasons to keep your camping gear out just a… Read more »

Fall Fishing Tips

Fall offers great weather and activities, but there’s more to the season than just crunchy leaves and pumpkin spice lattes. For those who love to fish, fall can be the perfect time of year to make the best, most bountiful catches, while enjoying cooler temperatures and beautiful views. But what are the tricks to making… Read more »

How to Prepare for Your Fishing Trip

The idea of fishing is simple. Hook the bait, cast and game fish. However, the act of fishing is far more complex. Whether you are visiting us for a week or just a weekend, here are a few things to take along with you so you can have the very best fishing experience: Waterproof bag… Read more »

Fire Safety When Cooking Outdoors

Camping season is ramping up, and so is the need of many campers to cook outside. Cooking and grilling outdoors may be routine for some, but it can also be dangerous if proper fire safety precautions aren’t followed. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, nearly 3,800 people are injured by grill fires annually in… Read more »

To Prep or Not to Prep Your Tackle Box

If you and your buddies are avid fishermen like the staff here at Lawrence Bay Lodge, then you probably can’t stop thinking about the upcoming spring season and the opportunity it provides to get back out on the water. Sure, there are other hobbies – like ice fishing – to hold you over during the… Read more »

Must-Have Camping Gear for 2017

If you’re planning your 2017 camping trip, there are plenty of incredible camping gadgets out there that can ensure that your trip is a success. From suspending tents to collapsible dishes, there are plenty of camping gadgets that can make the great outdoors more comfortable. Update Your Tent of Choice “The Camper” from TreePod is… Read more »