Now is the time to get away to a pristine Wilderness. Enjoy the fully guided and supplied Northland Fishing, Hunting, and Camping experience of a lifetime.

A Guaranteed Fishing Experience of A Lifetime
Find Out The Secret To Getting Trophy Fish Time and Time Again... Here's What To Expect Out Of A Basswood Trip

  • Telling stories about your experience for a lifetime. Whether it's sitting around a campfire enjoying delicious shore lunches or catching tons of fish, your trip will be unforgettable.
  • Leaving stress behind.
  • The pristine beauty of the Minnesota Northwoods.
  • Catching Walleye, among other fish of the North. Ely has one of the highest netting survey data in Minnesota for walleye.
  • Non-stop fishing action as well as our world famous shore lunch.
  • Ultimate relaxation. We take care of everything-- from taking off fish to carrying equipment.
You will see wildlife of all kinds on your Ely, MN camping trip, maybe even a moose

Experience The Best Fishing, Hunting, and Camping The Ely Area Has To Offer...

Join us, and try your luck in Ely, MN, the home of Minnesota's state record Northern Pike. Rumor has it that Ely holds the next state record small mouth bass, and it could be yours. If you are a fan of the gold-sided walleye pike, Northern Minnesota is the place for you. Our lakes have some of the highest netting survey data in Minnesota for walleye. The Ely area has hundreds of lakes teeming with many species of fish. If we are on a lake that doesn't appeal to your taste, we will find a lake that will

Fishing and hunting with Basswood Trails Guide service is not only a trip, it's a learning experience. You will learn how to locate and catch many species of game fish. We encourage you to ask questions in the field, and what you learn can help you be more successful for many seasons to come.

Our guided day trips are geared for the busy vacationer. Day fishing trip can be by motorized boat or paddled canoe. Basswood Trail's guides are professionals who take their jobs seriously. Your guide will bait your hook, remove your fish, and cook you a fabulous shore lunch while you kick back and enjoy life.The outdoor thrill of a lifetime