2019 City Auto Glass Tourney on Lake Vermilion in the books

2019 City Auto Glass Tourney on Lake Vermilion is in the books.  Congratulations to Everett Bay Lodge guests Shane Holman and Tyler Glad for their second place finish and Dan and Jake Doherty for their 6th place result.  Add in Team Lescarbeau finishing third and there was some happy chatter in the lodge post tournament. The forecast leading up to the tournament was bleak with [...]

Lake Vermilion Hatchery Sucker net

The Lake Vermilion Hatchery sucker net provided a bit of frenzied action.  A majority of the first day's catch on Saturday, April 20th was suckers, as is usually the case.  Take a look: https://youtu.be/bYAlzAdVhI0 Suckers are sold for $10 / 100 pounds, and make their way to smokers across the area.  For more details about the Vermilion Lake Association's Sucker Sale which kicks off this [...]

Lake Vermilion Pike River hatchery 2019

Lake Vermilion Pike River hatchery 2019 is off and running.  Day 1, April 20th, was largely dominated by thousands of pounds of suckers.  Day 2 finds the arrival of more walleyes in the nets.  This video gives you a glimpse of the early stage of sorting.  Many of the walleyes caught are "green" or not ready for the process to begin.  They are measured and [...]

2019 Lake Vermilion Ice out begins

2019 Lake Vermilion ice out begins right on schedule. Add rain to the more than generous snow fall of the season and the Pike River dam is armed and ready for some serious flow. Check out our annual video and note the progress as the open water makes its way toward the first bend. Always an exciting sight as we all know as soon as [...]

Lake Vermilion Aquatic Invasive Species prevention efforts continue

Lake Vermilion -  Everett Bay Lake Vermilion Aquatic Invasive Species prevention efforts continue for the upcoming season.  What does that mean for you?  The Vermilion Lake Association offers a handy summary of the steps you should take before your trip, during your trip and upon arrival. Before your trip: Inspect and clean your equipment by removing any visible vegetation or other AIS upon [...]