Partial Outfitting Packages

Boundary Waters Partial Outfitting Packages - Food Packages, Canoe & Equipment Rentals

If you have some of your own gear, we can help fill in the rest of your outfitting needs with a partial outfitting package. These packages feature our quality outfitting equipment, but only what you need.

Scroll down for details on the following packages:

1. Kevlar Canoe and Deluxe Food Package

2. Deluxe Food Package

3. Kevlar Canoe and Camping Equipment Package

4. Fishing Gear Package

Or, let us take care of all the details. Click here for our Complete Outfitting Package.

1. Kevlar Canoe and Deluxe Food Package - Only $58/person/day

A great choice for the outdoors person who already owns backcountry camping equipment, and wants the finest canoe for traveling and the convenience of our deluxe trail food.

  • Deluxe camping food - click here for our exclusive mouth-watering menu including fresh food options. Our guests rave about the menu.  You'll find signature local items made in Ely as well as Ely's own gourmet coffee.  We even pack snacks, s'mores, and optional individual packets of tartar sauce, lemon juice, and malt vinegar for your lakeside fish fry.  We gladly accommodate dietary restrictions. Our food packages comply with BWCAW rules prohibiting metal cans and glass bottles.  A great trip deserves great food!
  • Meals individually packed and organized in color-coded food packing system
  • Specialized food pack with waterproof liner
  • Comprehensive cook kit (details here) including pots, fry pan, dishes, and utensils
  • Trail coffee press
  • Dishcleaning kit including biodegradable soap, sponge, abrasive cleaning pad (SOS pad), and non-scratch pot scraper
  • Bear hang system for food pack
  • Ultra-lightweight Wenonah Kevlar canoes. Groups with an odd number of participants typically use a three-seat canoe, but may use one solo canoe.
  • Premium Bending Branches wooden paddles
  • Life vests

Package rates are significantly discounted and require the entire group be outfitted with this package. Individual canoe and camping equipment rental items are an option when the entire group does not desire this package.

2.  Deluxe Food Package   -   Only $42/person/day

A great choice for the outdoors person who already has their own canoe and backcountry camping equipment, and wants the convenience of our deluxe trail food.

  • Deluxe camping food - click here for our exclusive mouth-watering menu including fresh food options.  Our guests rave about the menu.  You'll find signature local items made in Ely as well as Ely's own gourmet coffee.  We even pack snacks, s'mores, and optional individual packets of tartar sauce, lemon juice, and malt vinegar for your lakeside fish fry.  We gladly accommodate dietary restrictions.  Our food packages comply with BWCAW rules prohibiting metal cans and glass bottles.  A great trip deserves great food!
  • Meals individually packed and organized in color-coded food packing system
  • Specialized food pack with waterproof liner
  • Comprehensive cook kit (details here) including pots, fry pan, dishes, and utensils
  • Trail coffee press
  • Dishcleaning kit including biodegradable soap, sponge, abrasive cleaning pad (SOS pad), and non-scratch pot scraper
  • Bear hang system for food pack

Package rates are significantly discounted and require the entire group be outfitted with this package. Individual canoe and camping equipment rental items are an option when the entire group does not desire this package.

3.  Kevlar Canoe and Camping Equipment Package   -   Only $56/person/day

If you have the time and desire, then a great way to save money on your canoe trip is to pack your own meals and just rent a Kevlar canoe and camping equipment.

  • Ultra-lightweight Kevlar canoes. Groups with an odd number of participants typically use a three-seat canoe, but may use one solo canoe.
  • Premium Bending Branches wooden paddles
  • Life vests
  • Quality backcountry tents
  • Quality lightweight rain tarp with tie downs (dining canopy)
  • Duluth style portage packs with waterproof liners
  • Comfy, freshly laundered sleeping bags
  • Therm-A-Rest pack pillows
  • Self-inflating full-length sleeping pads
  • Comprehensive cook kit (details here) including pots, fry pan, dishes, and utensils
  • Trail coffee press
  • Camp stove and fuel
  • Toilet paper
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Folding bucket
  • Dishcleaning kit including biodegradable soap, sponge, abrasive cleaning pad (SOS pad), and non-scratch pot scraper
  • Lighter and matches
  • Bear hang system for food pack (note: no food is provided with this package)
  • 50' of utility cord
  • Pack saw
  • Small roll of duct tape
  • Cook grate and trowel (Quetico only)

Package rates are significantly discounted and require the entire group be outfitted with this package. Individual canoe and camping equipment rental items are an option when the entire group does not desire this package.

4.  Fishing Pole Package   -   Only $9/day

Casting a line is an integral part of the wilderness experience.  If you don't own your own fishing gear or the extra baggage fees on your flight make it cost prohibitive, this is for you.

  • Fishing pole with reel and fishing line
  • Anchor bag with rope
  • 1 dozen bait (per 3 days rental) and bait container
  • Tray style 7" x 11" x 2" tackle box
  • 3 weighted jigs
  • 3 twister tail plastic jig bodies
  • Fillet board
  • Fillet knife
  • Fish stringer

Minimum rental is two consecutive days. Additional fishing tackle and lures are available for purchase in our well-appointed outfitting shop.  Click here for our suggested fishing tackle list.

Solo travelers add 15% to above package rates, except the Fishing Gear Package.