May 24, 2021

April Showers Bring May Flowers?

Enjoy these beautiful shots of a snowy North Seal River Lodge after a late May blizzard. LATE MAY ? That’s correct. While southern Manitoba is burning up,  two subsequent storms ...

March 22, 2021

Tales of a Winterman – March 22, 2021

Well they don’t call it the first day of spring for nothing. Forget about April showers, I’ve got rain in the forecast and it was minus three degrees at 6 ...

March 15, 2021

Tales of a Winterman – March 15, 2021

If the light show over camp last night was audible, it would be termed “in surround sound”, as the skies all around the area flashed in waves like ghosts whipping ...

February 22, 2021

Tales of a Winterman – February 22, 2021

I have a new friend in camp and a regular visitor to my cabin for morning breakfast. In the first photo, Foxy is watching Marty circle around at a distance. ...

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 ...

January 14, 2021

Tales of a Winterman – January 8, 2021

The weather has drastically changed and the mild temperatures are in the forecast for a while. Not quite melting, but I have few food items in my front porch “freezer” ...

January 11, 2021

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 ...

January 4, 2021

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 ...

December 2, 2020

Ganglers Adds Solar

While the non-season of 2020 has been ‘interesting,’ to say the least, several positive improvements came out of it as we sought to make beneficial use of the missed season. ...