Hotspot – Iced In

ESNAGAMI LAKE – N50° 20.731’ W86° 45.290’ Today’s Hotspot is a pre-spawn staging area for Northern Pike in front of Jackfish Bay on Esnagami Lake. The waypoint on the screen will get you there. Big fish will lie dormant in this area waiting for the exact moment that Mother Nature deems perfect for the trek […]

Gettin’ There – Iced In

To get to today’s fantastic fishing location on Esnagami Lake we took Highway 400 north to Highway 11. We then headed northwest to Highway 584 at Geraldton. From there we drove north to the town of Nakina and finally took Cordingly Lake Road to the Nakina Air Seaplane Base. From there we flew into Esnagami […]

Esnagami Lake, Ontario

This month’s Hotspot is a prespawn staging area for Northern Pike in front of Jackfish Bay on Esnagami Lake. Big fish will lie dormant in this area waiting for the exact moment that Mother Nature deems perfect for the trek into the shallows. By slowly running a #3 in-line spinner over these lethargic yet hungry beasts, an angler has a good chance of connecting with the fish of a lifetime. 40 + inch Pike are quite common in this area of the lake.

Iced In – Episode 433

This show was quite interesting right from the get-go. The spring to summer transition of 2013 in Ontario was rather elongated to say the least. The cool weather just wouldn’t go away. In fact, just days prior to Pete’s departure on his long drive north, he wasn’t a hundred percent sure he could even go. […]