Mantrap Lodge

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Location: Park Rapids, MN

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Happy Birthday to you Happy Birthday to you!

Mark Rodenkirk spends his birthday with us.
He's Pattie & Holly's catch of the day!

The father & mother of my future grand child.

Happy 3rd Anniversary to Jared & Peggy Roy.
"A very cool couple"

Monday, September 24, 2007

It's a sleepy kind of day at Mantrap Lodge.

What do you do when it rains in quiet season?
Lola & Mike take a afternoon nap.

Annie is sleepy too!

Bobber is taking a catnap.

Sunday, September 23, 2007

More cabin closing chores.

Mike shuts off the water to Cabin #11.

Time to close the cabins for the winter.

Tools of the trade, sponge & plunger. Jeff is the bathroom closer.

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Where Is Natalie?

Natalie is finishing up her last semester at college, but is looking forward to getting back up north to help Jeff with the Fall season!! Thanks to Lorissa and Kelsey for the nice messages on the blog. You guys are so sweet~ I look forward to seeing you both next summer at Mantrap!!!

A beautiful fall day at the resort.

The trees are turning such beautiful colors in the northwoods.

Sunday, September 16, 2007

The Janning's from Scranton, IA

Annie misses your great treats. Thanks for being so good to her.

Rick's "catch of the day". She's a keeper!

Thanks for coming and spending your vacation with us.

"Two for one-caught & released"

Rick Janning gets two fish at a time. Muskie eating a northern.
Northern didn't make it, but the muskie is in lake looking for the next dinner.
He just bite off more than he could chew.

Roy's & Crowell's and Annie & Lola. Where's Bob?

We need to get together more often.

A visit from the Crowell Family.

My "favorite" family.
Collene, Gracie, Jack, Eric, brother Ron, Emma & Deanna

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

The cute couple from Edina, MN

Ed & MaryAnn Suttle
Thanks for spending some of your fishing time us here at Mantrap Lodge.

Sunday, September 09, 2007

Practicing for their 2008 Wedding!!

Natalie and Jeff posing for the camera!

More Thomson Wedding Pictures

Check out all the fun pictures. Despite the rain, it was just beautiful!! The guests really had a wonderful time!

Saturday, September 08, 2007

Beer for all.....if you can get it away from Holly Newhall!


Rain can't stop the celebration.

The bride is beautiful.

Friday, September 07, 2007

Dirt Bike Update

Jeff and his new district 23 dirt bike card. He is very excited about it!

More Thomson Wedding Pictures

Check out Sue Thomson (mother of the bride) and others!!

Thompson Wedding

Another Fall wedding at Mantrap Lodge!! Welcome to the Thompson Wedding. Check out the flowers--how beautiful. Check back on the blog soon, and we will show more pictures as they unfold.

Wednesday, September 05, 2007

Shelly & Jesse's Wedding

Charlies of Walker has started setting up the chairs & tables for the weekend event.

They will cater the Saturday dinner. Menu sounds's a secret, so we can't tell you, but I know you will enjoy the food.

Sunday, September 02, 2007

Lola's Other favorite spot

Even Lola Likes The Office

Lola found her new favorite spot in the office! How cute~ We love our little Lola~

The Office & Porch is Done!!

WOW! Check out the new office and front porch. All the credit goes to Jeff & Mike. Thanks guys for such a beautiful space.

P.S. It was hard to get a picture of the whole office, it's even bigger than it looks!

~Reserve Your Quilting Retreat~

Quilting is a fun tradition for many people. Come to Mantrap Lodge and book a quilting retreat. You know who you are...get your friends together and enjoy nature at its best in the northwoods.

Check out the pictures from our Entertainment Hall...the perfect place for some serious quilting!

*Call now to book your Fall quilting get-together here at Mantrap Lodge for a special discount!*