Ely Outfitting Company

Ely and Western BWCA

Ely Outfitting Company

529 E. Sheridan St.
Ely, MN   55731

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Contact Information:

Direct Phone: 218-343-7951
Email: info@elyoutfittingcompany.com

Overview:

Boundary Waters and Quetico canoe trip outfitters for friends and families. Excellent friendly service from
people who are passionate about sharing the Boundary Waters.

(1) Complete outfitting packages.
Quality ultra-light kevlar canoes, camping gear, and delicious camp food for your canoe trip. This is the simplest way to ensure you have everything you need for your adventure!

(2) Professionally guided canoe trips.
Our guides are experienced outdoor educators, savvy fisherman, and just plain fun people to have along on your trip. All our guides are family friendly. Our guide service is Boundary Waters Guide Service.

(3) Canoe and gear rentals.
Just need to rent a canoe or a few things? We can help.

We promise to listen to your goals and interests, earn your trust, and never sacrifice on quality.

Main Offerings:

  • Full Outfitting - Complete quality outfitting packages. Everything you need!
  • Gear Rental - Tents, camps stoves, packs, sleeping bags, tarps, etc.
  • Trip/Route Planning Assistance - Aid in helping plan your route or trip
  • Entry Point Shuttles - Shuttles to and from entry points.
  • Guide Service - Guiding Trips into BWCA
  • BWCA Permits - Reserve Permits for your group
  • Canoe Rental
  • Meal Planning - Plan and Provide fresh and freeze dried meals for groups.
  • Store - Shopping - Store proving gear, fishing gear, maps, food
  • Bunkhouse - Bunkhouse available for pre/post trip lodging
  • Quetico Outfitting

Additional Offerings 1:

  • Kevlar Canoe Rental - Rental of lightweight Canoes
  • Maps - Purchase Maps for Planning and Navigation
  • Solo Canoe Rental - Rental of Solo Canoes
  • Minnesota Fishing Licenses - Fishing Licenses Available On-Site
  • Hot Showers - Hot Showers for post trip cleanup

Additional Offerings 2:

  • Northstar Canoes - Rental of Northstar Canoes
  • Northstar Canoes - Rental of Northstar Canoes
  • Wenonah Canoes - Rental of Wenonah Canoes
  • Gear Sales - Providing Sales of gear
  • Food Sales - Providing Sales of dry goods for your trip
  • Fishing Tackle - BWCA fishing gear for sale
  • Satellite Phones - Rental of Satellite Phones for emergency contact

Boundary Waters Entry Points Supported

  • Crab Lake and Cummings from Burntside Lake - 4
  • Slim Lake - 6
  • Big Lake - 7
  • Moose River (south) - 8
  • Little Indian Sioux River (south) - 9
  • Little Indian Sioux River (north) - 14
  • Moose/Portage River (north) - 16
  • Stuart River - 19
  • Angleworm Lake - 20
  • Mudro Lake (restricted--no camping on Horse Lake) - 22
  • Mudro Lake - 23
  • Wood Lake - 26
  • Snowbank Lake Only - 28
  • Ojibway Lake/North Kawishiwi River - 29
  • Lake One - 30
  • South Kawishiwi River - 32
  • Little Gabbro Lake - 33
  • Island River - 34
  • Isabella Lake - 35
  • Hog Creek - 36
  • Kawishiwi Lake - 37
  • From CANADA - 71
  • Little Isabella River - 75
  • South Hegman Lake - 77
  • Snake River - 84
  • Trout Lake - 1
  • Little Vermilion Lake (Crane Lake) - 12
  • Lac LaCroix Only - 12A
  • Fall Lake - 24
  • Moose Lake - 25
  • Snowbank Lake - 27
  • Farm Lake - 31

Quetico Entry Points Supported

  • Maligne River - 42
  • McAree Lake - 43
  • Bottle River - 44
  • Basswood River - 51
  • Sarah Lake - 52
  • Kahshahapiwi Lake - 53
  • Agnes Lake - 61
  • Carp Lake - 62
  • Knife Lake - 71
  • Man Chain Lakes - 72
  • Falls Chain Lakes - 73

Seeking Quality Folks who Love the Boundary Waters for Seasonal and Year Round Positions.

Job descriptions and convenient online job application are at www.ElyOutfittingCompany.com/jobs.
 
Available positions include a full-time, year-round Outfitting Shop Manager, and the following seasonal positions: Gear Manager, Food Manager, and Outfitting Shop Manager (Seasonal).