Aikens Lake News Archive - August 2007

Who won this year’s Voyageur Games?

Date Aug. 29, 2007

As many of you read about last summer and over the winter, we love to celebrate our heritage here in Manitoba! One of the big festivals in Winnipeg takes place every February and is called the "Festival Du Voyageur". In...

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Double specialists on the same day!

Date Aug. 23, 2007

Yesterday was a special day at Aikens. As you've read about in the past, we like to celebrate our guests' accomplishments. The first way to do that is by giving a commemorative 8x10 print of their fish, along with a...

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An Aikens Honeymoon

Date Aug. 21, 2007

Joel Buseman started coming to Aikens back in 2000 with his brothers and family. Previously,they went fishing in Ontario every summer.  When we met them at the sportshow, they never believed that each of them would catch at least a 25"...

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12th annual Lil’ Hammered Olympics

Date Aug. 12, 2007

Last night, we didn't have many guests in camp... in actuality it was our partners and their friends that were here so it was a perfect night to host the Olympiad! We split up the staff into 4 teams of 5 people...

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New South Arm shorelunch site is ready

Date Aug. 10, 2007

At Aikens, we have 10 approved sites for groups to meet up for shorelunch. We have sites that range from small (groups of 2 only) to large (up to 40 people). There is always a site open and one that suits the needs...

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5 trophy day, walleyes stacked up on reefs!

Date Aug. 06, 2007

Yesterday was quite a productive day for the guides at Aikens Lake. After pounding on new spots like South Shore and MOFN reef, their efforts were finally rewarded with five trophy walleyes being reeled in today! MOFN produced a 29" and...

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Marilyn Quayle lands trophy pike

Date Aug. 01, 2007

Some of you may remember the charity trip which brought Dan Quayle to Aikens Lake last summer. The trip raised over $25,000 for the Christmas Classic Charity down in Phoenix. It was such a great success that we couldn't say no...

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