Guided Fishing Day Trip

There are endless options for fishing with the lakes in the Ely Area. Whatever species of fish you are looking at catching we can customize a trip for you.

Trip Includes: Guide, Boat (or canoe), Gas, Bait & Complimentary fish cleaning/packaging

FULL DAY – 8 hours 7 am – 4 pm: Rate (1-2 people): $450.00 per trip
Additional people – $100.00 per person

HALF DAY – 4 hours: Rate (1-2 people): $350.00 per trip
Additional people – $50.00 per person

Max of 3 customers in guide’s 16′ boat on BWCAW trip.
With group of 4-6 customers – two 16′ boats and 2 guides ($400 for first guide (1-2 people) + $400 for second guide (1-2 people) + $100 per additional person(s))

Max of 5 customers in guide’s 19′ boat on White Iron Chain and other non-BWCAW lakes

DOES NOT include BWCA permit, motorized portage fee, MN fishing license, Forest Service Tax or guide gratuity.

Fishing Day Trip w/ Guide Includes:

Your Guide will be supplying in addition to the boat or canoe:

  • Bait
  • Tackle
  • Gas
  • Life Jacket
  • Permit (depending on trip requested)
  • Rods and Reels (advanced notice requested)

Here are some essentials that you should bring with you for a more enjoyable day trip:

  • Rod and Reel – if you have a favorite you would like to bring, otherwise, call and request to use our top quality gear
  • Good Raingear
  • Warm Layers
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Fishing Licenses
  • Beverages & Snacks

What time do you start & where do you meet the guide?

  • After reserving a trip, we will discuss with you the start time and to either meet at the resort or an Ely lake. Full or half-day morning trips generally start at 6:30-7: 30 am. Full days are 8 hours on the water, half days are 4 hours.