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The Maiden Voyage of the LGF SS Sukke took place on Little Detroit Lake at the Detroit Lakes City Beach on June 18, 2008. TV 3 was there to cover the event which had Madalyn (Mrs. Paul) Sukke and local chapter volunteers sharing the wishes of the late Paul Sukke what go the ship sailing.
The first volunteers were trained on June 23, 2008.
The first “official” excursion took Golden Living Center guests fishing on July 15, 2008.
The Detroit Lakes Area Chapter of Let’s Go Fishing has been in full swing ever since bringing smiles to faces of our Seniors, Veterans, Youth and Physically Challenged
2008 – 10 trips
2009 – 20 trips
2010 – 68 trips
2011 – 63 trips
2012 – 101 trips
2013 – 125 trips
2014 – 128 trips
2015 – 131 trips
2016 – 135 trips
Our Charter Sponsors included Arvig Communications Systems, SJE/Rhombus and BTD Manufacturing. Since 2008 many businesses, organizations and individuals have help keep this important program sailing. Please view them on the Sponsor Page.
If you would like to support this program, please call Dave Hochhalter 218-847-5670 for more information. Your Tax Deductible Contributions can be sent to Detroit Lakes Let’s Area Go Fishing, 29190 County Highway 54, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501