Category Archives: Kabetogama

DNR Lake Kabetogama Info Including Test Netting Data

Status of the Fishery (as of 06/12/2010) DNR Lake Kabetogama Info Including Test Netting Data Spring came early in 2010 and while it was not a particularly warm summer it did provide an extended growing season and an early start for many of Lake Kabetogama’s fish species. Record early ice outs in the area and only one cold snap during… (more…)

Winter Ice and Trail Conditions On Lake Kabetogama

Lake Kabetogama Winter Ice and Trail Conditions Great Story Updated: December 30, 2016 The entire Blue Route, east Namakan to Sand Point, is now open and staked. The entire Green Track from Rainy Lake/Black Bay to Kabetogama to Ash River on to Crane is open and staked. Grooming with the small groomers on portages only has started but use caution as… (more…)

Lake Kabetogama Walleye Through The Ice

Whether it’s summer or winter, walleye are generally found within a couple feet of the bottom. And not just any bottom, normally walleye hang close to some sort of lake structure like points, breaks, rock piles and humps. Kabetogama has an abundance of this type of structure. Walleye also like fast access to deep water so check out the steep breaks… (more…)

Voyageurs National Park Winter Ice and Trail Conditions Report 12/14/2016

    International Falls, MN: Due to the lack of safe ice at this time, all snowmobile and ski trails are closed with the exception of the Echo Bay Ski Trail, which has been packed, but not tracked. Snowshoe trails are open but not packed. Park staff has started checking ice conditions and found there is not significant ice to… (more…)

Voyageur Country ATV

  Bruce Beste We started a new ATV club – Voyageur Country ATV – in late April.  We had 66 people at an organizational meeting on April 25 where all 66 joined the new club.  We have had tremendous support and interest from the local ATV community.  To date we have over 500 adult members.  We are in the… (more…)

Kabetogama Couple Killed in a Plane Crash

A Kabetogama couple killed in a plane crash Saturday in Washington were located Wednesday after they did not arrive at Orcas Island, Wash. Gail and Bob Nevalainen left in a small airplane last week from International Falls on their way to Orcas Island, Wash. They were reported missing by family members Tuesday night. Washington State Department of Transportation launched a… (more…)

[WATCH]: Navionics Tutorial: Fish'N Chip & NavPlanner

Ben Ellison, Electronics Editor of Power & Motoryacht and Sail magazines shows us the features & practical use of the Navionics Fish’N Chip & NavPlanner products.

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Kabetogama Snowmobiling

Lake Kabetogama is the “Gateway to scenic Voyageurs National Park”. Hundreds of miles of groomed marked trails through pine-filled northwoods forests and snow-covered lakes of Minnesota await you for a snowmobiling experience unequaled anywhere.Trails within the Park create a large loop that encompasses Rainy, Kabetogama, Namakan, Sand Point and Crane lakes. There are short portages between lakes, but it’s primarily… (more…)

Some Tips Catching Smallmouth Bass with Flies

One of my favorite things in the world is bass fly fishing. There’s nothing quite like watching a bass attack a fly floating on the water at close range. Not to mention the thrill of watching a smallmouth bass do its tail dance across the surface as it tries to throw your hook, and the strength and fight in those… (more…)