Out with the old, in with the new

A new chapter is beginning at Eagle Falls Lodge!  Those of you who were with us last year and those who already read the holiday letter know about our exciting news, but we wanted to make sure everyone is up to speed. We are pleased to announce that the Holiskis are the next owners of […]

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Guest Blogger – Zach

Today we have a very special post to share.  You may remember Zach from his Make-A-Wish trip to the lodge in 2014.  And if you REALLY pay attention you might remember that he came back this past summer!  To say we are Zach fans is a bit obvious, I suppose.  Not only did he choose […]

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Vacation Response

You guys know the feeling. Knowing you are headed out of the office and away from work for vacation.  Setting the vacation auto-response on the email and giddily walking out of the building knowing that for the next number of days you will be unreachable by choice.  That is certainly a piece of the magic […]

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Week 15 recap

Fish continued biting well during our last week of guests.  We had a few walleye over 20″ and some northern pike over the slot too. Travis’ cousins enjoyed a great week.  Drew did some fish filleting practice. The kayak got some more water time. Dan shows off a nice walleye Brad hauled in this 36″ […]

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Some Thoughts

We have enjoyed A LOT of bonfires these last few weeks.  Sparked partially by an abundance of wood to burn (more on that later) but also from the desire to intentionally slow down and enjoy ourselves. It is practically impossible not to relax and take a moment when sitting in front of a bonfire.  It captures […]

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Guest of the Year

We’ve never had a “Guest of the Year” and I think of it as more of an honorary title than anything official.  But if anyone has earned it, it would be this guy: I know there is a pretty decent chance Larry will never even read this post.  He is not of the computer using […]

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Catch More Walleye (4/4)

So far we’ve reviewed lindy rigging, jigging, and trolling crankbaits as effective methods to catch more walleye.  Our fourth trick is using a Jigging Rap or Puppet Minnow to catch bigger fish.  Thanks to the Krohns for turning us onto this technique.  They are pros at all aspects of fishing, but particularly deadly with a […]

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Catch More Walleye (3/4)

We’re back with more on improving your walleye fishing skills.  If you missed part 1 or part 2 you can click on them for the links to catch up.  In part 3 we’re focusing on a new skill – trolling crankbaits! Many thanks to Neal & Craig for teaching me this skill many many years […]

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Pro Tip – Map Reading!

A map is a very handy tool for all anglers.  We definitely put it on the short list of required items along with a depth finder.  It’s particularly important if you are fishing new or unfamiliar water. We’ll give you some clues to look for so you can read a map like a pro and […]

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Red Lake Fall Classic results

Congrats to Phil & Kyle who finished in 15th place out of 135 boats in the Red Lake Fall Classic this past weekend!  They brought in almost nine pounds on day two with their four fish limit to follow up a stellar 14.32 lbs. on day one.  That 15th place finish even landed them on […]

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