Nigh-time temps have been below freezing all weeks, but most days have been warm and sunny, warmer then average to, lots of sun. Friday saw lots of rain, even some snow in the mountains on the Sat morning. Several guests … Continue reading


Fall has arrived to the Tunkwa area. Morning temps are often dipping to -5! The cold nights and cooler mornings has really started to kills of the weeds and put the fish on the bite. Fishing in the morning has … Continue reading


Guests had good success fishing last week and on Sat. despite less then ideal conditions at times. Sundays wind storm was a hole different story though! We saw trout to just over 5 lbs come in this past week. Trout … Continue reading


We’re back into some more fall like conditions after the blast of summer weather a few days ago. Morning temps are right around freezing. The cooling effect will have the trout starting their fall feeding binges in no time. We … Continue reading


Weather has been a bit unsettled the past while, and has made the bite tougher. Water surface temps, are around the 53F mark. Some anglers are reporting getting on good bites here and there, but nothing too consistent. Evenings are … Continue reading

Sept. 2, 15

Water temperatures have dropped to 60 Deg the past few days making a quick change to fall fishing. Fisher’s using maroon, black and brown leeches, micro leeches with pumkinheads doing very well  have had success over the weed beds and … Continue reading


Fishing remained very good last week, with guests reporting lots of action, again, chironomids being the hot ticket. Smaller patterns in greens were the best bet. The Barnes Lake Special tied on a 14 scud hook, was HOT! Friday saw … Continue reading


Fishing has remained good to excellent on Tunkwa since the last report! Some more rain in the area is keeping lake temps down, and oxygen levels good. Night time temps have been dropping to single digits as well, again keeping … Continue reading

Aug. 10/15

Well even with all the wind this last weekend the trout fishing is still going strong. It looks like the wind has helped the lake out and mixed the water up. Guests were getting trout anywhere from 12 feet to … Continue reading

August 4/2015

Fishing has remained good since the last report, with some days still being almost unbelievable . Hatches have been a bit spotty, esp. towards the end of the week, but by moving around, they still can be found. 10′-13′ down, … Continue reading