How to Properly Release Fish

There is a very good population of big walleyes in Lake of the Woods and they are a blast to catch.  Because of the slot limit set up for sustainability of the walleyes in the lake stating all [...]

A Strong Opener on Lake of the Woods

Some look forward to this day all winter.  Others simply make a mental note.  If you are from MN or fish in MN, you are certainly aware of it.  The 2021 MN Fishing Opener took place this past [...]

Great Golf at Lake of the Woods

The next time you’re up to Lake of the Woods don’t forget your golf clubs. There’s always time to squeeze in a quick round or maybe you only have time for 9 holes. If you’re staying near Baudette [...]

Rhubarb Strawberry Pie

It’s not too soon to think about Rhubarb coming up!! Ingredients 3/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup quick-cooking tapioca 3 cups sliced fresh or frozen rhubarb (1/4-inch pieces) 3 cups sliced fresh or frozen [...]

Fishing Report 3.22.2021

On the south end… Resorts have pulled off fish houses for the season.  There was some ice fishing happening this past weekend but ice conditions are deteriorating quickly.  Big pike and [...]

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Pie

Ingredients 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 unbaked pastry shell (9 inches) FILLING: 1-2/3 cups heavy whipping [...]

Fishing Report 11.23.2020

On the south end…  As we approach Thanksgiving, thin ice covers back bays and a portion of the big lake, otherwise known as Big Traverse Bay.   Roughly half of the lake is covered in ice [...]

Sensational Sturgeon on the Rainy River

The Sensation Sturgeon is a fish that is plentiful in the Rainy River, they eat a lot and are can be caught with consistency and the fish can grow in excess of 100 lbs which is fun! When the [...]