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May 27 2014 water is warming fast

For the last week its been in the 70’s near 80 and sunny. Water temp is still cold but will warm up fast with the weather the way it’s been. Frank Hanson group is catching lots of trout trolling small cranks. Franks been here 6 times and yesterday he got off the plane and inContinue Reading

Atikwalakelodge is open for 2014

Ice went out even later than last year so a very late start to the 2014 season. Water is very cold and extremely high. Bring rubber boots since our boat house has flooded and you will be up to your ankles at least. We barely got the camp ready in time for our guests todayContinue Reading

The 2014 season is approaching.

The winter that never ends is finally coming to an end. We are looking forward to a great season at Atikwa this year. Apparently so is everyone else. Our booking are up quite a bit this year. If anyone is procrastinating or on the fence about coming up, you will need to act fast. WeContinue Reading

Bear Hunting August 26

Our baits finally have several BIG bear coming in. First Foreleg bait has several bear hitting it and all shooters right now. The Backwater bait has a smaller 150 and then an easy 350+ coming in. This is a new bait that is beautiful to sit on overlooking the lake and an ez walk. 20Continue Reading

Trail Cam Bear Pictures

Trail cam bear pics of the bear coming into our current baits can be seen at Atikwa lake lodges facebook page. Let us know what you think

Updating camp never ends

In july we remodeled part of the lodge with tongue and groove pine and some new windows. Repaired floors in several cabins also

Bear Baiting is starting to get busy. 2 new Rokons in camp

Started baiting for bear mid july and most of the baits are being hit. A few still are not so considering moving some and baiting more at others. Blueberries are really out this year so that never helps but most of our hunters are late anyway. Made a great addition to our camp this yearContinue Reading

Some new upgrades to camp June 2013

Cabin 7 has been remodeled with a wall being taken out and a sitting area with a sofa and chairs to be more comfortable. Cabin 4 has had the old carpet removed so the hardwood floors show, a sofa put in and some new ceiling fans installed. Much more comfortable. All new stoves and refridgeratorsContinue Reading


This year every driver of our boats will be REQUIRED to have the kill switch cord attached to their wrist AT ALL TIMES while driving the boat past no wake speed. A private cottage owner on the lake and a friend were thrown from their boat a couple weeks ago when the boat made aContinue Reading

Cold spring brings a late start

Cold spring brings a late start

It is getting to the end of April and normally we would be making final preparations ┬áto head up to camp. This year however, everything is still very frozen. Temps have only been getting above freezing for a few hrs a day and freezing hard again at night. They got about 8″ of snow lastContinue Reading