Our current Sauna was built, the third one to occupy this site. The first two destroyed by fire, this one has been more fortunate and still warms chilled bones to this day. Matt fit right in growing up in the lawless area around Orr, making moonshine, gambling. getting into gunfights and spending lots of time in Virginia jails while Helia worked in the logging camps, ran a trap line, helped Thomas tend the farm and host guests coming from the iron range to fish Pelican Lake.


Pelican Lake August Fishing Report

Fishing has been great this summer, especially for walleyes. There have been several reports of folks who have never caught a walleye before finding multiple walleyes and big trophy walleyes! Leeches and Night crawlers are...

Pelican Lake Ice Fishing Report

Happy holidays to everyone! We are hoping you are staying warm and healthy and excited for the winter sports season! With approximately 8 inches of ice on Pelican Lake we are ready to see if...

Pelican Lake Fishing Report

Late July into early August can be a slow time with the warmest water temperatures seen all year. Warm water usually slows activity as the fish become more lethargic. An abundance of food in the...