Boundary Waters Fishing Guides

Guided Fishing BWCA Day Trip

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

FULL DAY – 8 hours: Rate (1-2 people): $400.00 per trip
Additional people – $50.00 per person

HALF DAY – 4 hours: Rate (1-2 people): $300.00 per trip
Additional people – $25.00 per person

*Max. total of 5 people
*Permit fee of $10 may apply

Want a second guide for the following boat? Call for info!

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

Guided Fishing on BWCA Lakes 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 6:30-7:30am. Full days are 8 hours on the water, half days are 4 hours.