Allot has happened since May. An early ice-out followed by tremendous smelt runs at a number of great lakes put our early fisherman on the prowl for gorging Brook Trout. The Allagash lakes didn’t disappoint. Producing a number of Brook trout over 4 lbs. and lots of fish in the […]

June 2017 Fly Fishing Report



This past weekend it was time for us to “put up” ice from our very own Chandler Lake. Over 30 inches of ice. 16+ inches of clear blue and 14 inches of frozen slush ice that was cut off and discarded. We cut, hauled and put more than 320 40+ […]

Cutting Ice from Chandler Lake – A Tradition since 1902


With confidence, we know spring is just around the corner. Longer days and warming weather creates thoughts of our free flowing streams and remote ponds in Northern Maine. We are only a few feet of snow and ice away from May’s early smelt runs with Wild Brook Trout, Landlocked Salmon […]

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Our deer season started off quite warm. The calendar dates were out of sync this year with our opener being the last week of October putting our rut a week later in the season than normal. Usually starting in the middle of the third week, the chasing phase did not […]

Chandler Lake Deer Season Wrap Up