2017 Fishing Opener Report

It was one of the most beautiful openers that we can remember.    The weather was in the mid seventies and the winds were calm yet enough to create a mild chop.   Our guests were enjoying fishing as well as camping, barbecuing and relaxing in the sun. Fishing reports were exceptional.  Everyone of our [...]

May 15th, 2017|

4/25/17 Pre-Opener Report

It was a beautiful weekend in the high 60's that turned to snow flurry's and 37 degrees this morning!  Water temperature is now 48 degrees and the grass has turned green.   Multiple projects are going on around the Red Door to get ready for the summer season.   Special thanks to Dick DeShaw, Charles [...]

April 23rd, 2017|

3.1.17 End of Season Report

We have wrapped up our 2016/17 Ice Season and access is now closed.    It was an amazing bite and we appreciate all the amazing photo's that our guests and members shared with us.   It was a challenging year with the access with the significant swings in temperature and due to weather, we had [...]

March 2nd, 2017|

2.7.17 Ice & Fishing Report

We had some great reports over the last weekend but mainly from those willing to switch up presentations.    The bite has slowed a little but those that are willing to work a little are doing  very well.   The breaks are performing as well as the flats though the 26-30 FOW is most productive [...]

February 7th, 2017|

Father Son fishing trip

Received this text that I believe embraces the the greatness and essence of fishing: 26" last weekend.  Nice fish for my 5yo to pull in on his first true father - son fishing trip.   Magical moments.  Thanks Red Door Resort!  

January 29th, 2017|

1.27.17 Ice and Fishing Report

1.27.17  Our access is open today to single axel wheelhouses and light trucks. The cold weather has healed some of the access though we will monitor it throughout the day and weekend to ensure that the area around the bridge remains sound. With the exception of the access challenges, you can access any of the [...]

January 27th, 2017|

1.24.17 Ice & Fishing Report

The warm weather over the past week has caused some challenges with the access.   Our access is still open to light trucks, cars or wheelers pulling small wheelhouses.    We look forward to the cooler temperatures freezing up the standing water on the ice and allowing the access to strengthen.    We hope to [...]

January 25th, 2017|

1.20.17 Ice & Fishing Report

Our access will be open this weekend to light trucks and cars only.   Due to the 70 degree warming in temperature, significant heaving has caused challenges along shore.    Unfortunately, we will not be allowing wheelhouses out this weekend. Fishing reports remain good with much of the bite happening at night between 10pm and [...]

January 20th, 2017|

1.13.17 Ice and Fishing Report

Even with the large drop in temperature, the bite continues to be great.    Numerous walleye in many year classes are being caught and some large northern are appearing as well.   Shoreline breaks and flats continue to perform and 17 - 20" and the shoreline breaks remain as active as the flats. We are [...]

January 13th, 2017|

1.11.17 Ice and Snow Report

We received 5 plus inches of snow yesterday which has made for great snowmobiling on the state trails connected to our property.   Come on up this weekend and enjoy the award winning trail system that spans for hundreds of miles through some of the most beautiful nature that Minnesota has to offer. We also [...]

January 11th, 2017|