Lodge 88: Keeping It in the Family – Episode 494

Fishing can be different things to different people, for me (Angelo) it’s food for the soul—especially when I share it with a good friend or loved one. Nothing nurtures a relationship like a trip to the perfect fishing hole. North to Adventure’s Lodge 88 is just such a spot. Situated at the bottom end of […]

Hotspot – Lodge 88: Keeping It in the Family

Esnagi Lake – N 48° 35.315′ W 84° 33.291′ Today’s Garmin Hotspot is adjacent to a large rock that Nik and I found on Esnagi Lake in the Algoma region of Ontario. The waypoint on your screen will put you right on it. The beauty of fishing a spot like this one is that there […]

Gettin’ There – Lodge 88: Keeping It in the Family

To get to today’s awesome Walleye fishing, we first took Highway 400 north to Highway 69. We then took Highway 17 northwest to White River. We then turned right on 631, and finally took a left on Tukanee Road to the White River Airbase. From there it’s a short flight into the luxurious Lodge 88.

Hotspot – Shallow Walleye Of Esnagi

Esnagi Lake – N48°  31.060  W84°  32.902 Today’s hotspot is a small cove at the end of a point that loads up with Pike and Walleye. The key to this area is baitfish. Start out with a fast-moving presentation like a spinnerbait or jerkbait and then follow it up with a jig and live bait […]

Gettin’ There – Shallow Walleye Of Esnagi

To get to today’s fantastic fishing location we headed north on Highway 402 to Highway 69. from there we travelled north to Highway 17. We then headed to the town of White River where we caught a float plane at White River Air which dropped us off at Lodge 88 on a Esnagi Lake.

Esnagi Lake, Algoma, Ontario

Today’s Esnagi Lake Hotspot is a small cove at the end of a point that loads up with Pike and Walleye. The key to this area is… Baitfish. Start out with a fast moving presentation like a Spinnerbait or Jerkbait and then follow up with a jig and live bait combo. On overcast days, early in the morning or late in the evening, work the shallows and as the sun comes up, move deeper.There are lots of snags here in the form of logs and rocks so be prepared to lose some jigs!

Shallow Walleye Of Esnagi – Episode 413

The Algoma region of Ontario has had a huge influence on our Fish’n Canada field team, namely Pete and Angelo, because of its diversity in fishing waters and its abundance of fish, in particular, Walleye, Pike and Speckled Trout. At least one of these three popular species will tickle most ardent anglers fancy! Not that […]

Esnagi Lake, Algoma, Ontario

This hotspot is a great one for big Walleye and it’s close to the world class Lodge 88. Troll or drift parallel to the bank in around 7 – 14 feet of water with a worm harness… a leech on a dropshot or live bait rig… or even a crankbait.

KBF Lodge 88 – Episode 399

In this unique episode Angelo Viola and Pete Bowman head to Esnagi Lake and meet up with a fanatical fishing group from the Kaeden Brown Foundation. Here, they find some outstanding Walleye fishing as well as some great camaraderie—and all while promoting a terrific organization and a great cause!