This Week at NFO

July 3, 2020

Winter has not been kind to us this year. You never know what you will find in the spring when you are checking on the outposts in the spring and this year was no different.  First stop was Keeper Lake with motors and siding.  At this location they found that ..

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First Virtual Day

June 19, 2020

Hi Dave and Michelle, I couldn’t resist setting up our first “Virtual” day of fishing Cairns in 2020 and so sent the below statement to our group. Pete and Tom added a few things in response.. I thought this was such a fun idea that Dave and I played along!!! ..

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Abandon the Familiar. Embrace the Unknown

June 5, 2020

Well I hope that everyone is safe. This Covid-19 virus has proven to be a nasty little addition to our lives. Back in March when Canada announced that they were closing the border and for Canadians to consider it time to come home Dave and I decided that the best ..

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All About that Bass

May 29, 2020

Smallmouth Bass were once considered just a northern relative of the black bass family, now is a hot pursuit for avid anglers. Given the name, smallmouth bass,  it is typical for a rookie angler to think they only eat small baits due to  their name. However, savvy smallmouth anglers know ..

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Walleye Opener

May 21, 2020

Last weekend the weekend we all have been counting down for the last few months….Walleye opener.  This opener was very different than it has been for Dave and I for the last 35 years. Waking up knowing we weren’t heading down to the base to see many of your smiling ..

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May 15, 2020

Sounds like June 21 is the new date for the border but Dave and I are waiting to hear from Government Officials who are in talks now about the border issues.  I am sure you are like us, patiently waiting to hear when we will finally hear the glorious news ..

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Review Us on TripAdvisor!

May 8, 2020

Have you gone fishing with us?  How was your experience?  We would love to hear from you! We would truly love it if you could take 3-5min out of your day to write a review about your experience with us. We are a small business and rely on word of ..

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Unprecedented Times

May 1, 2020

We didn’t know it then but we know a little better today that COVID-19 has brought the world to a stop. It has brought a new reality to our lives. We no longer get dressed first thing in the morning to run to our jobs. Instead, we enjoy our morning ..

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