Boundary Waters Outfitting Services Ely, MN
Many more adventurous types would rather ‘rough it’ out here in Ely, Minnesota. If your ideal vacation involves swapping a memory foam mattresses for a tent, a futon for a log, and meals cooked over an open fire instead of in the kitchen – then Canoeing in the BWCA is your dream come true. Moose Track Adventures offers full BWCA outfitter services in Ely, as well as partial outfitting, shuttles, fly-in trips, and obtaining BWCA Permits for all those looking for a real wilderness adventure in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) and Quetico Provincial Park.
Boundary Water Outfitter Services
Ely is the hub of the Boundary Waters, as a result Canoe Trip Outfitters in Ely are numerous, however, Moose Track Adventures can confidently say that our Boundary Water Outfitting Services operates on a different level entirely. This is the stomping ground of Jim, one of the owners and operators of Moose Track Adventures and his over 10 years of experience as a guide, combined with his own canoeing passion and Boundary Water Canoe Area (BWCA) and Quetico Provincial Park exploring allows Moose Track Adventures to operate on a level above that which is expected.
Canoeing the Boundary Waters
We have been a Boundary Waters Outfitter & Quetico Outfitter just outside Ely Minnesota for over 20 years. We believe choosing a Boundary Waters outfitter for your Boundary Waters Canoe Area or Quetico canoe trip should be easy – you choose one that takes the time necessary to customize your Boundary Waters or Quetico canoe trip and ensures your interests and abilities are matched and fulfilled. Years of guiding the pristine Boundary Waters Canoe Area and Quetico Provincial Park has taught us the ‘ins’ and ‘outs’ of canoe tripping and we pass this knowledge on to you by offering the simplest package to choose from…the BEST service, the BEST gear at the BEST price . Whether you are a family looking for a relaxing canoe trip to create memories with the kids, a voyageur searching for adventure or a fisher-person seeking a trophy fish, we will accommodate your needs.
Ensure Your Outfitted With Quality Gear
Our focus, as an Ely Boundary Waters and Quetico Outfitting Company, is not only to provide all the equipment, food and camping gear needed for your stay in the Boundary Waters or Quetico Park but also to take careful consideration of the condition and quality of the gear that you depend on throughout your adventure. With a Boundary Waters and Quetico passion ourselves, we know how much the gear and equipment you take with you has an impact on your wilderness experience. That is why we only supply our campers with brand name, high-quality top performance gear to ensure you have the reliability you need when taking nature on its own terms. We focus our selection of equipment and gear around performance, ease of use, durability and comfort. We are known for our quality outfitting gear (link to gear page) and switch all of our equipment out every three years – at least, or when we feel it is no longer in adequate condition.
Boundary Water Permits Made Easy
Moose Track Adventures is cooperator #98. This means that all you need to do is call us, reserve your dates and we can get your needed permits. There is no need to stop anywhere else to pick up your Boundary Water Permits, we can obtain BWCA permits for you and print them out right at our lodge. This takes any hassle out of the process, allowing you to focus on the adventure ahead. If you would rather, feel free to complete the process yourself, just remember permits are limited and are first come, first serve.
Boundary Water Outfitters
Moose Track Adventures has the skill, associations, experience and equipment to fully outfit your Northern Minnesota Canoe and Camping Trip. We help you in mapping your route, equip your entire group with high quality, brand name equipment, such as Kevlar canoes, Marmot tents, and Mountain Hardware, and provide a shuttle to and from the Boundary Waters Permit Entry Points if desired. Before and after your canoe trip freshen up with a hot shower in our remarkably clean shower house, stay close to your departure and return by staying at our campsite or you have the choice to rent one of our lakeside cabins for a change of pace.
Be confident in your journey from beginning to end by entrusting Moose Track Adventures to Outfit your group with a boundary waters map, as well as designating a route, fully equipping you with Wenonah Kevlar Canoes, Rugged Canoe Paddles, MTI Livery Vests, Marmot Tents, Marmot Sleeping Bags, Kondos Outfitter Packs, Deluxe Taped Rip-Stop Tarps, Coleman Stoves, Crazy Creek Camp Chairs and hardy meals that can keep up with your body’s calorie demands.
When you choose Moose Track Adventures as your Full Ely Outfitter, the outfitting menu (link to menu page) to choose from is exceptional. With choices from sirloin steak to s’mores fixings, minestrone to breading for your daily catches and even vegetarian options. Entrust us to fuel you on your wilderness adventure in the BWCA, a vacation where you truly forge your own path.
Boundary Waters Outfitting: From the Novice to the Experienced
When all you have is a paddle in hand, the gear you can carry on your back, water under your canoe and the BWCAW surrounding you it is imperative you choose a capable Northern Minnesota Outfitting Service. And we can assure you that Moose Track Adventures Outfitters is your premier choice for Boundary Waters Outfitting. We offer the BEST service, the BEST gear at the BEST price!
Boundary Waters Canoe Outfitting Options:
All-Inclusive Deluxe Kevlar Canoe Package – This full Boundary Waters Outfitting package is our specialty. All you need to do is reserve your spot, bring your personal and fishing gear to our location and we take care of the rest: permit, canoe, paddle, tent, camping equipment, packs, stove and all of your meals. With our level of outfitting and boundary water guiding and excursion experience there is no doubt you will be fully prepared with everything needed on your journey. We revel in passing on our in-depth knowledge to individuals that rely on our Full Outfitting Package.
Kevlar Canoe/Food Package – If you’re an avid canoer there is a good chance you have all your gear, are comfortable with it and only need a canoe and food. We can provide you with a robust meal plan and a lightweight but durable canoe in fantastic condition.
Partial Canoe Outfitting – We can also help Boundary Water adventurers if they have a few missing items, such as a canoe, tent, food and other small necessities. Individual rates are on our Partial Canoe Outfitting (link to page) page.
Quetico and BWCA Fly-In Trips – Moose Track Adventures can arrange a superior Quetico or Boundary Waters trip by flying you out into the backwoods and outfitting your entire adventure. The float planes available through us give you an aerial view and multiple destination options. From the necessary permits, to mapping your route, meals, equipment, camping gear and the end pick up – Moose Track Adventures is the premium choice.
BWCA Shuttle & Transportation – Get a stress free ride up to whichever Boundary Water entry point you desire. Moose Track Adventures offers transportation and shuttles for the entire BWCA area and every entry point available. Rates depend on the amount of outfitting you have selected from us, the amount of gear you will be taking with you and the location of the entry point you request.
Why the Boundary Waters?
The Boundary Waters is a popular destination for adventure travelers pursuing backcountry camping, canoeing and fishing. Need to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and looking for relaxation & beautiful scenery? People of all ages & canoe camping abilities can appreciate the nature and wildlife that this area has to offer. The Boundary Waters is the perfect vacation spot for your family and you!
Where are the Boundary Waters?
The Boundary Waters (BWCA) is an area of wilderness spanning the Canada-United States border between Ontario and Minnesota. This region is part of the Superior National Forest in northeastern Minnesota and in Canada the Quetico Provincial Park is in Ontario. The Boundary Waters wilderness is characterized by an extensive network of lakes, waterways & bogs within a glacially-carved landscape of bedrock and boreal forest.
Boundary Waters Day Trips
Not ready for an overnight Boundary Waters trip and just want to dip your feet in the wilderness waters for the day? As a Boundary Waters outfitter, we can plan a short day or 1/2 day trip right from our resort where you can experience beautiful scenery, ancient pictographs, viewing wildlife or catching fish in a remote river or lake.
From a day to week long trips, there is no one better for you to choose as your Ely Outfitters on the Boundary Waters and Quetico Park than Moose Track Adventures. Contact us our preferred way by calling 218-365-4106.