True North Calling

Ice fishing fun on Great Slave Lake, N.W.T.

Third-generation fisherman Shawn Buckley passes on traditions to his young, enthusiastic son.

Living off the Land - Going ice fishing

6 years ago
Duration 2:10
Shawn takes his son, Kijel, ice fishing. While it's a fun day out with dad, Shawn also takes the opportunity to teach Kijel how to fish.

Third-generation ice fisherman Shawn Buckley likes to take his young son Kijel out for a cold day of fishing on Great Slave Lake as a way to teach him how to live off the land

Watch Kijel's excitement as he helps his dad catch an array of cod, whitefish, and coney.

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