Tag Archives: moose hunting

Understanding Moose Behavior Helps Get the Perfect Shot

Understanding Moose Behavior Helps Get the Perfect Shot

Saskatchewan is one of the continent’s top destinations for moose hunting. Here at the Lawrence Bay Lodge, our hunters have had an 80% opportunity at a Bull Moose. If you’re looking to bag your first (or your hundredth) moose on your next hunting trip, it pays to know a bit about moose behavior. Here’s our… Continue Reading

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

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

Questions to Ask a Moose-Hunting Guide

Questions to Ask a Moose-Hunting Guide

If you’re thinking of booking a moose-hunting guide, it pays to know the right questions to ask. Asking smart questions can make a big difference to the success of your hunt. For example: How long have you been in business? A more experienced outfitter will likely know the ins and outs of managing the logistics… Continue Reading

Benefits of Mixing Up Hunting Targets

Benefits of Mixing Up Hunting Targets

No matter how long you’ve been hunting, if you’re like most of us, you need to practice. Whether you’re a newbie, a longtime weekend hobbyist or a lifelong hunter, you can benefit from mixing up your hunting targets when you practice. The biggest benefit of mixing up your hunting targets? Improved accuracy. You might say,… Continue Reading

How to Track Animals in Difficult Terrain

How to Track Animals in Difficult Terrain

Do you want to improve your chances of tracking animals down during your next hunting trip? One of the most effective ways to do it is by learning how to spot different signs that will show you which way animals are moving. This can be hard to do, especially when you’re dealing with a tougher… Continue Reading

The Health Benefits of Moose Meat

The Health Benefits of Moose Meat

Most people are familiar with the health benefits that come along with eating staples like beef, chicken, and pork. But did you know that there are tons of health benefits of eating moose meat, too? While it might not be as readily available at the supermarket, you should strongly consider adding more moose meat to… Continue Reading

Advice for New Hunters

Advice for New Hunters

Hunting is not a simple sport. You cannot wander into the wilderness and hope for the best. Hunting takes skills, strategy, knowledge, confidence, equipment, and the list goes on. For people that are new to hunting, there are important things to remember, understand, and practice. Buy the Right Equipment Hunting requires a decent amount of… Continue Reading

A Few Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Moose

A Few Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Moose

A favorite meal here at Reindeer Lake, moose meat is a great alternative to the usual chicken, pork and beef in our diets. With a wide range of health benefits and a delicious flavor, it is no wonder that hunters love to visit Saskatchewan to try their hand at taking down a bull moose. Prevalent… Continue Reading

Share the Joys of Hunting with Your Children

Share the Joys of Hunting with Your Children

For many families, hunting is a tradition passed down from generation to generation. An enjoyable way to spend time together in the outdoors, hunting also offers opportunities to teach your children about nature and the relationship we humans share with wildlife. If you are interested in passing down your skillset to your children, it is… Continue Reading

Why Moose Are the Perfect Animals for Taxidermy

Why Moose Are the Perfect Animals for Taxidermy

At Lawrence Bay Lodge, we pride ourselves on having some of the best moose hunting in Saskatchewan. About 90% of our hunters have had the opportunity to take a bull moose. We hunt moose during the peak of the rut, which is just starting right now in mid-September. Calling in a big Bull Moose during… Continue Reading

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