Guided Fly-Fishing Ely MN & Boundary Waters
Come fish Ely Minnesota, the Boundary Waters and Quetico and experience some of the best fly-fishing in the world for trophy Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Muskie and Largemouth Bass. Northern Minnesota and Ontario Canada is world renowned for its abundance of trophy sized fish, this area is quickly gaining a reputation as the world’s best fishery for Smallmouth Bass and Pike and Muskie. In the July/August 2008 issue of American Angler Brian O’Keefe said “A fly-fishing trip into the Boundary Waters Area Wilderness gets you away from the crowds…and into the fish.” Moose Track Adventures has been in numerous publications including Fish and Fly, American Angler, Mid-West Living, Cabela’s Outfitter Journal, and Los Angeles Time, just to list a few and we welcome anyone interested in a personalized trip with our Ely licensed fly fishing guides in the Boundary Waters.
Full Service Ely and Boundary Waters Fly Fishing Guided Trips
With Moose Track Adventures Guide Service you’ll get a USFS Licensed Guide who has been fishing the Boundary Waters (BWCA) and Quetico Provincial Park area for over 20 years and is a Federation of Fly Fishers Certified Casting Instructor. We provide full service fly fishing guided trips with everything included, from the rods and reels to the most productive flies. That’s right, unlike other guide services we provide all the flies for free. You get a professional licensed full-time guide, whose focus is putting you on the fish, teaching you the techniques that work, and offering an enjoyable experience on the water. If you choose a shore lunch, you will receive a gourmet grilled lunch prepared before your eyes that you will be talking about for weeks. From May through September our guides are on the water almost daily – weather conditions permitting – locating the most favorable spots and techniques to ensure your outing will be a success. All ages and skill levels are welcome and beginner fly fishing classes are available.
The Boundary Waters Canoe Area and Quetico is home to world class Smallmouth Bass Fishing as well as a great area to try your skill out on a delicious and somewhat challenging task of Fly-fishing for Walleye. The Smallmouth Bass is one of the most prized game fish of the Boundary Waters Canoe/Quetico Area and the perfect adversary for the fly fishing angler. These rod bending, surface smacking “bronze-backs” readily attack top water presentations, and are a consistent producer throughout the canoe season. Their relentless fighting ability is known everywhere, thus providing the perfect adversary for the fly fisher-person to test their abilities against. This trip will focus on the special techniques required to catch these fish and will incorporate casting techniques, fly tying, and catch and release.
Guided Boundary Water Fly Fishing Trips
Boundary Water Smallmouth Bass Fly Fishing Guided Trips – Are you looking to test your fishing abilities? Fly Fishing for a tenacious Smallmouth Bass will definitely do the trick. Smallmouth Bass fishing is best when the water is warm and you’re ready for frenzy on both sides of the fishing pole. Though not native to the Boundary Waters or Quetico Park, Small Mouth Bass have been described as the a treasured ‘Boundary Water Beauty’ due to their powerful fighting ability, which often leads to a deceivingly sized fish, but nonetheless, an amazing experience. These predominant and hard hitting fish are just one of the many reasons boundary water fly fishing is the finest.
Boundary Water Northern Pike Fly Fishing Guided Trips – Unlike the Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike gravitate to areas near deeper, cooler water temperatures in the heat of the summer and only seek out shallows in the spring for spawning and fall for hardy meals before the lake ices over. Our Boundary Waters Fly Fishing Guides can direct you to many prime spots around Ely, the Boundary Waters and Quetico, so you have the best chance of catching something ‘brag worthy’.
Boundary Water Wilderness Fishing at its finest!
Fly Casting Lesson and Instruction Courses in Ely
Fly Casting Lesson and Instruction Courses in Ely are available through Moose Track Adventures. These courses are led by expert instructors that have years of experience personally fly-fishing and teaching others the skills and tools for an exciting time on and in the water. There are many factors to account for when fly fishing in the Boundary Waters, Ely or Quetico. Our instructors will go over the difference in approaches due to the seasons, desired fish species and current weather. We can help you with all the basics if you are a beginner or share with you some new techniques to help you refine your existing Fly-fishing skills.
Fly-Fishing for Beginners – Never Fly-fished before? Don’t let that stop you! We have an Ely Fly Fishing Beginners course that starts you practicing your approach and getting the feel of casting and the rod down before we go out to the water. This is Fly-fishing A-Z, the perfect course for getting you confident and out there catching on your own.
Intermediate Level Fly-Fish Casting – Yeah, you’ve been Fly-fishing more than once, it’s enjoyable but you wouldn’t call yourself an expert…quite yet. If this is true for you our Ely Intermediate Fly-Fishing Course can take your fly-fishing game to the next level. We’ll add to your existing technique, solidify the basics, as well as teach you proper etiquette. Our Intermediate course also goes over how to deal with unfavorable weather, high winds, and water with low visibility – so you can still get them to bite, even if Mother Nature isn’t on your side.
Boundary Waters (BWCA), Quetico Provincial Park and Ely Minnesota Fly Fishing Guides and Lessons
For the best Northern Minnesota Fly-fishing guides, training and catching around contact Moose Track Adventures at 218-265-4106. Our licensed and experienced guides and instructors offer a variety of options for all ages, skill levels and can answer any questions you may have. Let us be your guide and experience the Boundary Waters, Ely and/or Quetico Park to the fullest extent.