Nature Notes: Silence of a Beautiful Winter Day – Winter Adventures in MN

We just experienced the winter solstice on the 21st and so now the amount of daylight starts to get longer and longer.  With a fresh dusting of snow, the Whitefish Chain of Lakes is calling to come and explore.  There is an obvious increase in activity on the lakes as the ice is getting thicker […]

September 7, 2018 Fishing Report – Whitefish Lake

Walleyes are being found in 15 to 28 feet and hitting minnows or crawlers on Gull Lake, North Long Lake, and Whitefish Lake. Northern pike is scattered on the 8- to 20-foot weedlines and being caught with sucker minnows at North Long, Whitefish, and Pelican Lake. Bigger bass continues to be found on the deep […]

July 20, 2018 Fishing Report – Whitefish Lake

Walleyes are hitting leeches on the 16- to 18-foot weedlines of Whitefish Lake and North Long Lake. Northern pike are hitting minnows on the 12- to 14-foot weedlines on Gull Lake, Lake Edwards, and North Long. The shallow and deep weeds of most lakes are producing largemouth bass. Look for suspended crappies on the 15- […]

July 13, 2018 Fishing Report – Whitefish Lake

whitefish lake resort

Look for walleyes in 10 to 32 feet, most of which are hitting leeches or crawlers, on North Long Lake and Whitefish Lake. Northerns are an easy catch with sucker minnows on the shallow weedlines of North Long, Whitefish, and Cullen Lake. Largemouth bass remain active on the weedlines and shorelines of most lakes. Report […]

Nature Note: 4th of July at a Minnesota Resort

As the 4th of July is upon us, I was thinking back to how this time of year is almost as magical as Christmas for me.  I remember going to the Totem Pole in Nisswa and buying Smoke Bombs, Snakes, and Sparklers to light off on the beach – always under adult supervisor of course […]