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SteveG
Posted: Nov 07, 2020 - 10:39 pm


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We are heading up mid Feb 2021 to Loon Lodge on Temogami - Bungalows . Just wondering if anyone of you have stayed in these Bungalows and how where they?

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Posted: Nov 08, 2020 - 11:29 am


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I've stayed with them once about 6 years ago? Standard bungalows. Nothing fancy, but everything you need. None of the outfitters I have actually stayed with have ever had 'bad' bungalows. Either that, or i have low standards.

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Posted: Nov 09, 2020 - 03:40 pm


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If you're used to nice Nipissing bungalows then they are not as good. Smaller and uglier. But standard is just lower on Temagami - for all operators. Scenery is nicer though Also tends to be colder and snowier from my experience.

Don't try to fish with 4 guys in a 4 person It will be super cramped

Other than that the operator is a great guy and knows his stuff. Fishing can be difficult if you don't know what you're doing. Listen to the operator.

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Posted: Nov 09, 2020 - 10:27 pm


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QUOTE (WTFish @ Nov 09, 2020 - 03:40 pm)
If you're used to nice Nipissing bungalows then they are not as good. Smaller and uglier. But standard is just lower on Temagami - for all operators. Scenery is nicer though Also tends to be colder and snowier from my experience.

Don't try to fish with 4 guys in a 4 person It will be super cramped

Other than that the operator is a great guy and knows his stuff. Fishing can be difficult if you don't know what you're doing. Listen to the operator.

Darn good summation

I have found the same......2 guys in a 4 man is plenty, especially if forced to fish inside due to weather

And ye, listen to the operator's advice and you will catch

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Posted: Nov 11, 2020 - 07:22 am


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Just my (2) cents here but I have Ice Fished up there for over forty years and the Bungalow experience was never that great.

Here is why: To many guys and garbage in one spot to catch Fish. I doubt they ever move them?

But they may have Day Huts?

If so, how many?? Usually you are stuck sharing one Day Hut while the rest of the guys are bored Drunk in the Bungalow.

I have not seen a well run operation up there since Temagami Lodge stopped its Winter Operations years ago.

Just my (2) cents worth....




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Posted: Nov 11, 2020 - 11:11 am


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Its kinda true about being in the bungalow being a bad spot. I'd get to odd laker and whitefish in there, but definitely over 90% of fish caught would be a short walk out either to the day hut or to a shoal.

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Posted: Nov 11, 2020 - 12:20 pm


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You'll definitely catch more if you move away from bungalows - that's true for all lakes. I bring a portable for times I'm in a hardcore fishing mood.

If you do it correctly though you can still catch some in the bungalow.

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Posted: Nov 11, 2020 - 03:32 pm


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I have done very well inside for whitefish and some lakers...but not for walleye....got to move for them


but yep, they could move the units more often

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Posted: Today at 12:33 pm


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Loon Lodge has new owner as of this year (August). it's Adam and Kayla Pugh. he has moved all his huts from White lake to Temagami. stayed in his huts last year on White lake and they are awesome huts.

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When is the lake trout season open for Tempogami? Feb 15.

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