Rentals Include: Life jackets, paddles, yoke w/pads, and car top carrier. Paddles and life jackets provided with the rental will be based on the type of canoe you rent.
With our tandem canoes, we provide: 2 paddles and 2 life jackets, 3 person canoes come with 3 paddles and 3 life jackets. If you need extras, they are available for rent.
All rentals are based on a calendar day (not a 24 hour period).
*Upgrade to a high performance, ultra-light weight carbon paddle for an additional $6/paddle/day.
We are conveniently located near the following BWCA Entry Points:
(41) Brule, (40) Homer, (39) Baker, (38) Sawbill, (37) Kawishiwi, (36) Hog Creek
We are also on the way to the Sawbill, Caribou, Gunflint, and Arrowhead trails.
Spirit II | 17′ | 42lbs | Kevlar – Versatile tandem with excellent performance & easy handling. – $43.00/Day
Boundary Waters | 17′ | 42lbs | Kevlar – Rock-solid stability, easy maneuvering, high capacity & good glide. – $43.00/Day
Basswood | 17′ | 46lbs| Kevlar – New for 2021! Deep/seaworthy hull design with greater capacity and stability. Can be set up for fishing with a Scotty adjustable track rod holder/mount that integrates with the new Versigunwale (VSG) trim package: $43/Day, add a rod holder attachment: $5/Day
Champlain | 18′ | 46lbs | Kevlar – Canoe designed for big loads with enhanced efficiency & seaworthiness. – $43.00/Day
MN II | 18.5′ | 42lbs | Kevlar – Most efficient canoe, great for the experienced paddlers. – $$43.00/Day
Northstar Canoes – By Ted Bell
Northwind 17 | 17.5′ | 41lbs | StarLite – Maneuverable, efficient, stable. Northstar’s most popular tandem flatwater tripping canoe. – $43.00/Day
*Royalex is a sandwich of many different layers of materials chosen and fused together to create the desired performance characteristics. Kind of like a plastic boat without all the weight.
Aurora | 16′ | 67lbs – Great for fishing and paddling lakes as well as rivers. – $31.00/Day
15′ | 59lbs – Good for day trips, comes with seat/yoke combo for 3rd person. – $31.00/Day
17′ | 66lbs – Perfect size for most trips, comes with seat/yoke combo for a 3rd seat. – $31.00/Day
18′ | 72lbs – Good for those larger loads or 3rd person, comes with a seat/yoke combo. – $31.00/Day
Prism | 16.5′ | 34lbs | Kevlar – All purpose solo with a good blend of stability, efficiency and capacity. – $33.00/Day
Basswood Solo | 15′ 7″ | 34lbs | Kevlar – New for 2021! Stable/seaworthy yet efficient hull design. Set up for fishing with option for a Scotty adjustable track rod holder/mount that integrates with the new Versigunwale (VSG) trim. – $33/Day, add a rod holder attachment: $5/Day
Northstar Canoes – By Ted Bell
Magic | 16′ | 28lbs | StarLite – A quiet, fast, and seaworthy hull. – $33.00/Day
Northwind Solo | 15′ | 28lbs | StarLite – Light, efficient & stable, paddle anywhere canoe. – $33.00/Day
Rob Roy | 15′ | 31lbs | StarLite – Canoe/Kayak Hybrid. Sit and paddle like a kayak, easy portage like a canoe. – $33.00/Day
Northstar Polaris | 16.5′ | 42lbs | StarLite – Can be used as a solo or light duty tandem, great for 1 adult and small kids. – $33.00/Day
Seneca | 19.5′ | 55lbs | Kevlar – Wide and stable canoe with LOTS of room for gear. – $50.00/Day
MN III | 20′ | 55lbs | Kevlar – Bigger version of the MN II, very efficient for 3 experienced paddlers. – $50.00/Day
Northstar Canoes – By Ted Bell
Northwind 18 | 18’9″ | 46lbs | StarLite – Longer version of the Northwind 17 with a removable 3rd seat. – $50.00/Day
B-19 | 19’6″ | 49lbs | StarLite – New for 2021! – Deep/high-capacity hull with great manuverability and removable 3rd seat. – $50/Day
Northwind 20 | 20.5′ | 53lbs | StarLite – 4 seat canoe that despite it’s length, handles impressively and turns with ease, great for the whole family. – $56.00/Day
|Granite Gear Traditional Packs- Food or #4 – $6.00/Day|
|Granite Gear Expedition Packs – $7.00/Day
Solo, Quetico or Superior One
|Food Barrel W/ Harness: 30 or 60L – $8.00/Day|
|Mummy 35° – $6.00/Day|
|Nemo Spoon 20° – $10.00/Day|
|Therm-a-rest – $5.00/Day|
|Nemo Cosmo Air – $8.00/Day|
|Nemo Fillo Pillow – $3.00/Day|
|Helinox Cot One – $11.00/Day|
|Crazy Creek – $3.50/Day|
|Helinox Chair One – $7.00/Day|
|Helinox Swivel Chair – $7.00/Day|
|Crazy Creek 6×8′ – $3.00/Day|
|Crazy Creek 10×12′ – $3.00/Day|
|ENO 9.2 x13′ – $3.00/Day|
|Timberline 4 Person – $13.00/Day|
|Timberline 6 Person – $15.00/Day|
|Kelty Pro 2 person – $13.00/Day|
|Kelty Pro 4 person – $15.00/Day|
|Kelty Trailridge 6 person – $18.00/Day|
|Nemo Losi 2 Person – $16.00/Day|
|Nemo Bungalow 4 Person – $18.00/Day|
|Cook Kit (4 Person):|
|Medium – $5.00/Day|
|Large Size – $5.00/Day|
|Deluxe Cook Kit – $7.00/Day|
|MSR Pump – $5.00/Day|
|Platypus Gravity Filter – $7.00/Day|
|Stove: (Fuel NOT included)|
|MSR 1-Burner Canister – $6.00/Day|
|Coleman 2-Burner Canister – $7.00/Day|
|Jetboil double burner folding stove – $10.00/Day|
|Garmin inReach (3 day Minimum) – $22.00/Day plus $.50/text|
|Aluminum – $3.00/Day|
|Wood (straight) – $4.00/Day|
|Wood (bent) – $5.00/Day|
|Carbon (bent) – $9.00/Day|
|Kayak – $4.00/Day|
|SUP – $4.00/Day|
|Yoke Pads: Tandem Canoe – $5.00/Day|
|Yoke Pads: Solo Canoe – $7.00/Day|
|Life Vest – $3.50/Day|
|3rd Drop Seat (clamp on) – $5.00/Day|
|Ax – $4.00/Day|
|Saw – $3.50/Day|
|Bear Rope – $2.00/Day|
|Single w/straps – $6.00/Day|
|Double w/straps – $8.00/Day|
Cost is $1.75/mile that we have to drive.
|Hog Creek – $105|
|Kawishiwi – $112|
|Sawbill – $88|
|Baker – $81|
|Homer – $105|
|Brule – $112|
|Superior Hiking Trail – Call for quote|
Deposit & Cancellation
- We require a 30% deposit of the total rental at the time the reservation is made.
- If a cancellation notice is given 14 days prior to arrival date your deposit will be refunded minus a $20.00 processing fee.
- Cancellations within 14 days of your trip will mean a loss of the deposit.
- Cancellations within 1 day of your trip will mean loss of 50% of the total rental.
We understand that Mother Nature can be unpredictable and at times very challenging for wilderness travelers. We would be thrilled if everyone could experience great weather, minimal bugs etc… If requested, early returns will be given a (one day only) credit towards your future trip, no money back.