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Date Feb. 07, 2017
When you arrive in early May to open camp and the very first evening a staff member catches a 41-inch Master Angler pike for the first fish of the year, you get a funny feeling it’s going to...
Date Jan. 14, 2017
Christmas came early this year for John “Mackey” MacDonald. Only trouble was the Minneapolis man was at the movies watching Hacksaw Ridge and missed the phone call informing of the news.
Fortunately, Pit called back the next day...
Date Dec. 15, 2016
It’s been three decades since Bob Dumontier, a physical education teacher from Winnipeg, became the first guide in Aikens history, yet when he can closes his eyes he’s back in those early days in the Canadian...
Date Nov. 24, 2016
A decade before Marco Dumontier was born, his dad became the first fishing guide at Aikens Lake Wilderness Lodge. Today, some 30 years later, Marco is following in his father’s footsteps as an Aikens Lake pro-staff fishing guide.
Date Nov. 14, 2016
What’s better than coming to Aikens Lake for your honeymoon? Coming back just as happy and in love 40 years later with your family to share the experience. Just ask Jerry Kottschade of Mankato, Minnesota.
He and his wife,...
Date Nov. 07, 2016
Greetings to all of summer 2016’s guests & group leaders!
We want to say a very sincere THANK YOU to all of you! We are exceptionally proud to have hosted so many happy people at the lodge this...
Date Nov. 01, 2016
Ron Pradinuk, of Winnipeg, Manitoba, has worked in the travel industry for over 30 years and has visited nearly 60 countries. We were happy to host him this September for a special Aikens edition of his popular podcast, “That Travel Guy....