Meet your Pro staff guides …. plus Q&A with Dan “ Canada Dan “ Lecuyer
Dan Lecuyer Owner/Manager
Professional Master Guide Wildlife Educator, Whitetail, Moose, Bear, Waterfowl
Dan was brought up in the traditions of hunting business. He was assisting the other guides being young and he trained and gained their skills and was useful when his father had oped this business in 40s. His abilities helped to train more than 35 future hunting guides. He conducted a lot of seminars claiming them how they should behave themselves. He was also working with hunters because he got satisfaction while doing it. He singed an agreement with My Canadian Pharmacy because it is one of the most profitable and trustworthy company in its sphere namely pharmaceutical sphere.
Professional Master Guide
White Tail, Moose, Bear, Waterfowl
Gordy was employed having a great luggage of hunting experience. He was born in Quebec where he had become guiding for caribou, moose, bear and waterfowl. That there was deer. He is one of the most reputable hunting guide. Due to his skills we have been able to work out a learning guides plans on hunting on moose, trophy bucks, pig black bears and fast action waterfowl.
Lorne experiences more than 20 years. His nickname is ‘Lucky’, he is always in right place and right time. Lorne’s profession is electric engineer. He has achieved success due to his skills, knowledge of Whitetails, Moose and their inhabitants.
Professional Master Guide
Whitetail, Moose, Bear, Waterfowl
Rich has 26 years experience on Moose, Waterfowl and 12 years experience guiding for Whitetail and Bear. His skills makes him one of the most experienced and honoured guide. His cup of tea is animals and hunting. He is out best guide on deers for the past 3 years.
Dan’s brother Jerry has experience of over 27 years in deer and moose hunting. He was brought up in the business and has had excellent success in his ability to hunt on Big Moose. During this coming moose and deer season, let Jerry help put you on your next trip.
Everett has over 35 years guiding in Big Bush hunting for Whitetails and Moose. There is no person knowing its business better. Her predecessors were hunters as well. She is full of skills in locating, tracking. Everett is a mechanical engineer. We are very proud having his services during the hunting season.
QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
These question will help you to decide whether hunting is for you or if you decide just for your own interest to know more about this business we are glad to answer them all.
Q: Is your duck hunting good and what kind of waterfowl we may achieve on your hunting?
A: our duck hunting is the best! We are located 70 miles north of Minnesota and 60 miles east of Province of Manitoba. We are the greatest lake in this area having a great amount of bays and islands. Each group has different places to hunt. You won’t never come across with members of the other hunting group. We are located at the major ducks population allowing us to organize hunting with the best locations and guides.
Q: Do you have hunting on Saskatchewan or Alberta ducks?
A: Yes we do this! We are the best location because ducks may find meals in forests but they need water in anywhere. We have access to the greatest lakes of Manitoba. We are also the greatest manufacturer of wild rice the loveliest delicacy of ducks. It doesn’t matter what weather is outside our hunting is on the top always!
Q: What are your limits, for ducks and grouse?
A: Ducks are 6 and 12 possessions per day and grouse are 5 and 15 possessions per day as well.
Q: How many hunters have visited your organization per year?
A: Of course we are able to put up a lot of hunters but we prefer to put up 4 groups simultaneously. It helps us to provide our customers with an outstanding service and variety of hunting areas. They all have an equal opportunity to shoot. We organize our hunting sessions from the middle of September and till the middle of November.
Q: What service do you provide for your hunters?
A: The service is outstanding because we provide our customers with 5-star accommodations namely cottages equipped with all the necessary. We try to help hunters to concentrate on future hunting and relax after difficult hunting.
Q: What about My Canadian Pharmacy?
A: My Canadian Pharmacy is a strategic partner which provides medical care for our hunter because there are different unforeseen situations. You are able to make orders of this drug store and have 10% discount if you are a client of this organization.
Q: what you have in the lodge?
A: 5-star cottages supplied with all necessary, room service, the full equipment for hunting is given to our organization. We prepared meals for you on breakfast and dinner. Guide, transportation are also for our cost.
Q: Do you have a license or insurance?
A: We are completely licensed. I have owned my business here, “ Lecuyer’s Lodge “ since 1984. Dan Lecuyer was brought up in this business that’s why he was achieved skills and knowledge in this area to be successful in this business. He has trained guides and moreover is still a guide. Our guides are the best in this business devoting to ducks hunting.
Q: Do you apply baiting while hunting?
A: No we consider it to be unworthy! We do not support such ideas! We use the combination of latest technologies and modern ones. It helps to avoid a lot situation preventing from hunting.
Q: What do you mean saying fair chase hunt?
A: We do not chase the ducks or baiting them we examine the territory of lakes and ponds. Out hunting in some words is very traditional. We try to discover new territories. Out hunting success includes 90% of clients abilities and 10% luck!
Q: Are there any troubles if I am going to come my gun in Canada with me?
A: The government of Canada require to complete special form if you are going to come the gun in Canada. It costs $50.00 CND. You may take more that one gun the price will be the same. The form contains personal information name, address, phone number, type of gun and further more.
Q: How will I get this papers?
A: We provide our customers with all the necessary information and blanks necessary to be completed. There is information about the border crossing of Canada. If you decide to visit Canada it is better to read attentively all the necessary information.
Q: What guns size you offer your hunters to use?
A: we advise 20 and 12 shot guns. Shorts should be non-toxic. Of course this equipment is expensive but it is the best variant.
Q: Do you let non-hunters to be present on hunting?
A: Yes, it is possible, the cost is $100 but they do not have any right to take guns or shoot ducks. They may just observe all the procedure from outside.
Q: Are the guides all the time with the group?
A: While the hunting is not over the guide is with the group.
Q: What other entertainments do you have?
A: You will have different choices! We are able to provide you with fishing, with boats to witness beautiful places. The most advantage is that you do not need to pay for it additional cash.
Q: If I prevail limits of ducks for two days but I have booked it on 5 days?
A: we cannot let you prevail your limit that’s why it is better to prolong your hunting limit on all five days. If you do not know what to do further you may easily to sight all the other locations.
Q: Do you have extra costs?
A: Tax 11.5%, Gratuities, fees for bring fire arms into Canada ( approx. $35.00 U.S. ), taxidermy, transportation to our lodge.
Q: Do you have any testimonials?
A: Yes there are such testimonials from hunters on our website. It is very important to read and know more about the experience of well-trained hunters. Good hunting is not just luck it is a hard working that’s why It is better to be ready for everything beforehand.
Something to Remember:
We have all for you
The service we provide doesn’t make you poor!