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Week 6 Update : Fireworks On And Off The Water

At fishing lodges around the world, you often hear: “Should have been here last week”. Well, the guests at Scott Lake Lodge who arrived at Scott on July 4th were celebrating all week and they were saying: “Good thing we were here this week.” It was a week of fishing...

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Week 5 Update: Despite The Weather, The Trophies Keep Coming

It was an auspicious week. We didn’t just celebrate Canada Day on July 1 with flags, toasts, a rousing performance of O Canada and a glorious feast of elk loins, maple glazed cedar plank salmon and ribeye steak topped off by a Maple Leaf birthday cake; We celebrated...

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Week 4 Review : Return of the sun, return of the trophies.

WEEK 4 UPDATE: Back to back years, back to back trophy fish! Does lightning ever strike the same place twice? Can two pike of exactly the same size in two separate lakes ever be caught on the same day exactly a year apart? How lucky or good can one angler be? These...

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Week 3 Review: A Week of Two Extremes

When the Sun Shines, the Fishing Shines You’ve read this in other updates but some things are just plain true and deserve repetition: when the sun shines the pike fishing shines. In the early season water temperature is the #1 factor in pike fishing success—they just...

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Week 2 Update – The Return of Summer

        The Return of Summer What a difference some sunshine makes! During our first week (we call our 5-day trips weeks because, well, just because it’s easier) of operations, there were precious few times when the rays of the intense sub-arctic sun hit the faces of...

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Planning Paid Off – Week 1 Update

All the planning, all the checklists, all the float flights to this small island on the 60th parallel, all the frantic onsite preparations and all the worrying paid off. The first week at Scott Lake Lodge unfolded beautifully. The new deck on the main lodge was...

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Weather in Stony

Partly Cloudy
Monday
Partly Cloudy
High -7°/Low -32°
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Tuesday
Partly Cloudy
High -15°/Low -35°
Overcast
Wednesday
Overcast
High -5°/Low -11°
Partly Cloudy
Thursday
Partly Cloudy
High 3°/Low -11°
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Friday
Overcast
High 16°/Low -1°