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MAY 1 2018

We are going to have an EXTREMELY LATE ice put up at Atikwa this year. It’s May 1 and the ice isn’t off the lakes for the open water fishing in Northern Wisconsin. I can’t believe our ice out won’t be til very end of May to early June. Who knows with the weather butContinue Reading

R.I.P. DUKIE

Im sorry to tell everyone the our family and camp dog Duke had to be put down recently. He was a great, friendly dog who was with me all the time for 15 years. He’s been at Atikwa since we bought the place and loved swimming and playing with the kids especially. He was aContinue Reading

Hauling Material for new cabin Mid September

The new cabin will be started soon and hopefully will be under roof by mid/end of October. Then spring of 2018 we will finish it. It’s been a real hassle getting everything here and not knowing for sure when it will be finished in the spring. Im having to stay up here a lot longerContinue Reading

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The bear hunt went well this year with lots of bear hitting the baits and coming in during shooting hours. We had a great hunting group in that took most of our tags. They had a 100% kill with another wounded and not recovered. Too bad. The group, Hank, Matt, Shorty, Joe, Cody, Johnny, John,Continue Reading

Bear hunt starting September 8

We have been baiting bear for a month and a half now and almost all are being hit. Some with several bear hitting one bait. We have several 250-350 pounds hitting but no real monster yet. Several are sure pope and young animals and one is a true trophy boar. Not 400+ but getting close.Continue Reading

RIP new outhouse

I forgot to put in the last update that our brand new outhouse went up in flames. It was beautiful. What a bummer Todd

FIRE AT ATIKWA

a couple days ago cabin 3 caught fire in the early morning. We managed to get a fire helicopter on scene but the old cabin was way too far gone. It’s a total loss with only metal left. Also cabin 4 was damaged and would have went up in flames except for Kyle, Collin andContinue Reading

New East side dock And camp outhouse

Jake has been busy while I went home to Wisconsin. The old dock to the east of the boat house hasn’t been being used for the last 2 years due to a storm wrecking it. It’s all brand new now and Jake does a great job on those projects. Over builds them like they shouldContinue Reading

We miss DUKE

DUKE IS STILL AROUND BUT AT 14 YEARS OLD I THOUGHT HE SHOULD STAY HOME. HES BEEN HERE EVERY YEAR SINCE WE BOUGHT THE PLACE SO IT WAS HARD LEAVING HIM HOME. I CATCH MYSELF LOOKING FOR HIM AS I WALK THRU CAMP.  I MAY TRY TO BRING HIM UP SECOND PART OF SEASON, WE’LLContinue Reading

Northern fishing has been FANTASTIC! June 6

THE NORTHERN FISHING THIS YEAR SO FAR HAS BEEN THE BEST WE’VE SEEN IN OUR 13YEARS. THE OWEN/SESSEMEN GROUP CAUGHT DOZENS OF FISH OVER 30″ WITH MANY PUSHING 40″. WHAT THE MOST UNBELIEVABLE IS THE WEIGHT OF THE FISH. THEY ARE HUGE ACROSS THE BACK AND BIG BELLIES. YESTERDAY I GUIDED JOHN KRUKAR AFTER DINNERContinue Reading