Tales of a Winterman – January 26, 2021

Tales of a Winterman – January 26, 2021

I was woken up in the early hours by a screeching racket outside my window, or under the cabin it seemed. I’m not totally sure but it sounds like the martens are scrapping and they can really reach a fiery pitch. Soon after I had moved into the cabin, back in...

Tales of a Winterman – December 31, 2020

December 31, 2020 I watched the full moon set this morning, giving out a eerie glowing light on the snow. The cold snap has broken with this new lunar cycle along with a clear sunny sky. Thanks to some hunters passing through towing loaded sleds, I have a perfect...

Tales of a Winterman – December 24, 2020

December 24, 2020 Last night was the coldest since I landed at Gangler’s camp. My thermometer stops at -40 and the fine red line was bellow this mark. I had the oil heater up a notch to #3, the windows were frosting up and I was wearing a sweater reading in bed....

Tales of a Winterman

Friday December 18th Seven weeks ago today, Kevin and Cassie passed me the baton to live as a caretaker at Gangler’s North Seal Camp in northern Manitoba. After a couple of days briefings and info-packed instructions on the operation of the camp, they wished me...

Northern Lights Trip 2021

Northern Manitoba offers incredible Northern Lights as the North Seal River Lodge is located directly in the Aurora Zone. The Zone is known as the best location to experience the Aurora dancing across the sky. Beginning early August, as darkness appears longer in the...

Winter Still Hanging in at Ganglers

May 24, 2020 Premier Canadian Northern Manitoba Adventures News Winter Is Still Hanging In! The last vestiges of winter are finally departing Northern Manitoba (we hope!). Yes, it’s nearly the end of May yet winter has chosen to hang on! Gangler’s Lodge winter...