May 3,23

Tunkwa iced off last weekend, water temps vary from 45 to 50 Deg. Fishing’s been slow with a few hatches of smaller chironomids reported, water clarity varies in different areas of the lake. Throat samples show daphnia. Fish have been … Continue reading

April 13th, 23

Last year we were fishing the lake at this time, it was 2 weeks earlier than normal ice off time. Not this year as Spring is not being cooperative.  Ice off will probably be around the last week of April. … Continue reading

Mar. 12,23

Ice is 18-24 inches thick with 8-10 inches of dense snow on the ice, no slushy conditions at this time. The next 2 weeks forecast will keep conditions favorable for ice fishing, daytime highs just above freezing and nights down … Continue reading

Feb. 16,23

Mild conditions continue with the odd cold night. Lake ice is 17-18 inches thick with packed snow/ice with an inch of powder snow on top. A foot and a half snow at the lower areas around the lake with higher … Continue reading


Slushy and wet ice conditions over the holidays has now refroze to the main ice, there was a foot of snow on the ice and even with cold freezing temps it does not freeze with the snow cover insulating the … Continue reading