The Green Buoy Big Fish Bash

The Green Buoy Big Fish Bash

Things were a little brisk here this morning at Bowman Island Lodge for May 30th.  Even for the Ontario side of Lake Superior.  But the sky was blue again and Joe Wolthuis and I got the pleasure of sharing another day with our trip host, Jerry Darkes.   While...
Superior Lake Trout and Coaster Brookies

Superior Lake Trout and Coaster Brookies

Every morning at Bowman Island Lodge on the Ontario side of Lake Superior the day starts with a Gary Lange breakfast.  Today was bacon, eggs and hashbrowns.  After the more than hearty breakfast my fishing partner Joe Wolthuis made sandwiches and soon we were on our...
A Quick Turnaround

A Quick Turnaround

On Thursday I flew from Medellin, Colombia to Miami and couldn’t make the connection to Minneapolis so I spent the night.  Friday I flew from Miami to Minneapolis then to Duluth and made it home to Hayward around 9 PM.  Yesterday morning I unpacked and cleaned the...

Postponed Again Leads to Long Lake Trout

If you’ve followed this blog for a number of years than you’re aware I have a horrific track record when it comes to flight travel and weather.  Today was day three for trying to get from Gangler’s North Seal River Lodge up to Courage Lake on the tundra.  Saturday we...