Date Jul. 15, 2016

Just thinking about shorelunch makes a person hungry. You picture that pan-sized walleye, fresh out of the lake. There’s a thick fillet coated in beer batter, then that immediate sizzle when it hits hot oil above the fire....

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A Day in the Life of Aikens’ Head Guide

Date Jul. 06, 2016

A decade ago, a 15-year-old kid from Manitoba emailed Pit for a school project about what it’s like to run a fishing lodge. When Pit answered his questions, the kid emailed him back asking, “Can I come...

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A Father-Son Memory

Date Jun. 16, 2016

Baseball fanatics memorize batting averages and ERA’s. History buffs study dates and documentaries. Paul Capecchi researches Canadian fishing lodges. The lifelong angler has received hundreds of brochures, watches fishing shows more regularly than the nightly news, and attends...

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Customize Your Aikens Experience

Date Jun. 02, 2016

We’re fortunate to have outstanding fishing, first-class accommodations and a remote yet easy-to-access location as the only lodge on a pristine lake. When all is said and done, though, it’s the Aikens Experience that truly sets...

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Love is in the Air

Date May. 19, 2016

Denise Kozlowski was determined. It was the last day of her trip at Aikens Lake, and she so desperately wanted to make The Century Club that she asked her husband and their fishing guide to skip shorelunch in order to...

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Giant Pike Stories: Aikens Lake Legends

Date May. 08, 2016

Aikens Lake will always be known for its excellent walleye fishing, but in the past few years our guests have enjoyed some of the best trophy pike fishing we’ve ever recorded. Last year produced 26 Master Angler pike, with...

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