by Russ Mehling, General Manager, Webber’s Lodges What an odd year! Normally when I do a season wrap-up there are several paragraphs going into detail on all the adversity we faced and how we overcame. Constant change is something you get accustomed to when operating in the far North, with limited access to almost everything.
The Migration. Aurora Fontinalis. Sea-run brook trout in Hudson Bay tributaries. Excerpt from Fly Fisherman Magazine, March 2017 Photos and story by Brian Irwin, New England Field Editor, Fly Fisherman Magazine "NO ONE." THAT was Stewart Webber’s response when I asked who else had fished the upper Menahook River, south of where it empties into Hudson
Pre-spawn prime time for trophy northerns When the ice starts to melt, big northern pike go on the prowl, not just for food, but for the ultimate spawning ground. As the sunlight attacks and the ice starts to trickle into the water, northern pike start moving into areas adjacent to the shallow sun-warmed spawning sites.
by Russ Mehling, General Manager, Webber's Lodges 5 more tips for getting the photo everyone talks about! Last month, we looked at staging your trophy wild game photos. This month we want to look at what makes the difference between taking breathtaking photos and photos that fail to share the emotion of your hunt. Remember
Field judging a Musk Ox What to look for when hunting these unique creatures by Russ Mehling, General Manager, Webber's Lodges Over the next few months, we’re going to present a series of blog posts on field judging animals, specifically, those animals Webber’s Lodges and Henik Lake Adventures offer adventures for. The intention of these
Call Now for Special Pricing: 1.888.WEBBERS (932.2377) or Email Russ@WebbersLodges.com Due to unforeseen circumstances, two of our spring musk ox hunters had to cancel. This has created two incredible opportunities for anyone looking for a giant musk ox bull in Nunavut this spring! Here are the details: You arrive in Winnipeg, Manitoba on April 23 and spend the
by Russ Mehling, General Manager, Webber's Lodges 5 tips for setting up photos you can be proud of! Nothing brings back memories of a great adventure like quality photos of game taken on a special hunt. Many hunters are travelling greater distances than ever before, and with so many opportunities out there, time dictates many
by Russ Mehling, General Manager, Webber's Lodges On your hunt of a lifetime, rifle selection is crucial. One of the most common questions asked by hunters is, "What size of rifle will I need to hunt (insert species here)?" My answer to this, and many of their questions, is much longer and in depth than
Corporate wilderness retreats have made a huge comeback over the past few years, especially at remote Canadian fishing lodges, and for good reason. Nature, physical activity, and team building without the hyperspeed distractions of today's busy world, form an extremely healthy corporate cocktail when it comes to increasing productivity at work. Webber’s Lodges has been
by Russ Mehling, General Manager, Webber's Lodges Every year I visit with hundreds of potential clients while out on the sport show circuit. Based on what I’ve been asked most often over the years, I’ve compiled a list of the top five questions to ask an outfitter when shopping around for a hunt at a