Boundary Waters Outfitters

Boundary Waters Outfitters
Boundary Waters Canoe Trip Outfitting in Ely, Minnesota

Boundary Waters Outfitters offers some of the best equipment made today. All our gear and food has been trail-tested and continually refined over countless trips and years on the water and in the woods.
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Click on the following links for more information:

Boundary Waters Canoe Area
BWCA info, wildlife, trip routes, photos...

Canoe Trip Outfitting
all our packages, rates, menu...

Non-Profit Groups
discount packages for scouts, churches, schools, clubs, High Adventure Scout Trips, and more...

Boundary Waters Fishing
trips, tips, tackle & more...

Guided Trips
the best way to go...

Quetico Trips
information on trips into Canada...

About Us
who we are, directions to our base...

Contact Us
talk to our outfitting staff

For More Information Call:
218-365-3466
1-800-777-8574

Good to Know...
It is important to note that BWCA entry permits are reserved on a first come, first serve basis so the earlier you reserve your trip the better chance you have of securing the best entry point.

Canoe Trip Outfitting

A wilderness canoe trip requires equipment that is dependable but also lightweight and easily portable. Based on personal field tests, Boundary Waters Outfitters has selected the best available gear for our complete packages. With our gear traveling becomes faster and more efficient, while portages become easier and more enjoyable. Without a doubt we have redefined the way you will travel, portage and camp within the Boundary Waters.

helpful info: how to plan a tripBWCA entry points, routes & permitscanoe routes

Outfitting Packages:

Outfitting Specials
Outfitting Specials
Check out some great deals on our latest packages, such as discounts for different times of the year, a reduced price on a fly-in package...
Kevlar Explorer Package
Kevlar Explorer Package
Years of Boundary Waters trips has fine tuned our Explorer Package. With this package traveling becomes faster and more efficient, while portages become easier and...
Ultra-Light Canoe Package
Ultra-Light Canoe Package
Everything you need for a great trip. Our Ultra-Light Package is sure to be the standard by which all...
Non-Profit Group Packages
Non-Profit Group Packages
Discounted rates on great packages for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Church Groups, School Groups, Clubs & Organizations...
Fishing Trips
Fishing Trips
Fishing, Fishing, Fishing!  This is why many of us come the Boundary Waters.  With surface busting Smallies, golden Walleyes, feisty Northers...
Family Trips
Family Trips
The whole family needs a vacation so why not bring them up to the Northwoods and experience the natural wonders only found in the Canoe Country. Swim, fish, canoe, camp and explore together...
Fly-In Canoe Trips
Fly-In Canoe Trips
Load your gear and canoes and see the Boundary Waters through the eyes of an eagle as you soar over the wilderness on your way to a remote lake to begin your trip...
Guided Trips
Guided Trips
A guided canoe trip is the most "sure-fire" way to enjoy the wilderness and, if you fish, improve your fishing success! Wake up to a steaming cup of coffee and a hearty breakfast, prepared by your guide, before heading out to a morning of...
Partial Outfitting Gear List
Have Most of Your Own Gear? Let us fill in the gaps. You choose only the gear you need, whether it's a canoe, tent, packs, stove...whatever. Click here for our list of gear & daily rental rates.

 

 

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If you are using our How to Plan a Trip tutorial...

You are on Step 5 - Select Your Outfitting Package

Look through the outfitting packages above and when you have found one that fits your needs return to this page and continue to Step 6. If you have any questions about our packages call us at:
218-365-3466 or 800-777-8574.

To go to Step 6 click here >>

 

 

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Outfitting Packages:

Outfitting Specials
Explorer Kevlar Package
Ultra-Light Canoe Package
Non-Profit Groups
Fishing Trips
Fly-In Trips & Packages
Family Packages
Guided Trips
Food & Canoe Packages
Partial Outfitting

Additional:

Menu - food for your trip
Overnight Accommodations
Transportation
Reservations & Deposits
BWCA Permits & Fees
Entry Points & Trip Routes
What to Pack

Quetico Trips:

Quetico Trip information
RABC Permit Information

Photo Journal...

canoeing
canoeing

camping
camping

scenery
scenery

fishing
fishing

history
history

wildlife
wildlife

wildlife
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Boundary Waters Outfitters
Online Catalog

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Boundary Waters Canoe Trips

How to Plan a Trip
Step 1: What to see and do
Step 2: When are you going
Step 3: Plan your route
Step 4: Reserve entry permit
Step 5: Outfitting Needs
Step 6: Transportation
Step 7: Accommodations
Step 8: Final Touches

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Farm Lake Cam

View of Farm Lake

web pages:
Boundary Waters Outfitters in Ely Minnesota home page About UsContact Us
Boundary Waters Canoe AreaHow to plan a TripBWCA Entry PermitsBoundary Waters Canoe RoutesFishingWildlifePhoto GalleryBWCA Rules
Canoe Trip OutfittingOutfitting SpecialsKevlar Explorer Package Ultra-Light Canoe PackagePartial OutfittingNon-Profit Group Packages Family Canoe TripsFishing TripsGuided TripsFly-In Canoe Trips
Trip MenuOvernight Accommodations ▫  Transportation ▫  Reservations & Deposits
Quetico TripsRABC Information ▫ Links

A word from Boundary Waters Outfitters

Thank you for visiting our website. We at Boundary Waters Outfitters are dedicated to our mission and to providing quality Minnesota Vacations to all who visit us here in the Northwoods. It is our pleasure to serve you in anyway we can, whether it is planning a BWCA canoe trip, arranging a stay in one of the lakeside cabins at our full-service resort or helping you purchase just the right piece of gear for your next adventure. Ely Minnesota and the Northwoods is our home and we are eager to share it with anyone who has the desire to experience all it has to offer. With so much to see and do...from fishing, to exploring, to sunsets, the wildlife, to all the little canoeing and camping tips we have picked up over the years, we are here to help you make the most of your Boundary Waters vacation. Thanks again for visiting our website and please let us know how we can help you with your Boundary Waters needs.
sincerely,
-Boundary Waters Outfitters owners and staff.