Aikens Lake News Archive - July 2006

2006 Little Hammered Olympics

Date Jul. 30, 2006

July 29th, 2006 - Aikens Lake, MB - AP There was much hype and gamesmanship surrounding the 8th annual "Little Hammered Olympics" at Aikens Lake, but the the crowd had to wait until the very end, during a thrilling game of ...

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PWT Celebrity Shootout News

Date Jul. 29, 2006

In March of 2006, we announced that Aikens Lake would be hosting the PWT Celebrity Shootout to benefit the Boomer Esiason Foundation for Cystic Fibrosis. The idea was first discussed during Boomer's trip to Aikens last summer. As we get closer...

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Staff takes a leap

Date Jul. 28, 2006

Have you ever jumped off the high diving board at the pool (30ft)?  Have you ever jumped from trout island's 30 foot cliff... a perch that gives you a bird's eye view of all of Aikens and a few surrounding lakes? ...

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New chef impresses!

Date Jul. 24, 2006

It was like he had always been part of the fabric of Aikens Lake!  One  week ago, when Jimmy first stepped off the plane at Aikens Lake, he didn't know any of our staff members.  However, he was quick to...

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I’m gonna git you sucka!

Date Jul. 17, 2006

For over 30 years, the province of Manitoba had 28 gamefish listed in its Master Angler program, and suckers weren't a part of it. In 2005, the province added both sucker and sunfish to the game, increasing the list of eligible gamefish in...

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2nd half of season gets under way

Date Jul. 16, 2006

With our first guests of the 2nd half set to arrive tomorrow, the staff was back in full force this afternoon to spruce up what has been a relatively quiet camp. The past couple of weeks have seen minimal staff...

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July break

Date Jul. 05, 2006

I apologize for the slowdown in news items in the near future.  Early July has traditionally been a slow time for our lodge.  This year, we decided to close it down completely in order to give our staff their mid-summer...

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Friends and Family weekend a huge success

Date Jul. 04, 2006

Every year, we employ up to 25 of Manitoba's finest resort workers. One thing that we've been able to ascertain from past years is that our staff is dying for the chance to show their work place to their families, and...

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