Fishing Licenses

BWCA Fishing Licenses and Regulations

Minnesota Boundary Waters & Canadian Quetico Fishing License Information

Anyone 16 years of age or older who chooses to fish in the BWCAW is required to have a license. Fish eaten as part of shore lunch count towards daily fish possession limits.

to obtain your Minnesota fishing license online at the Minnesota DNR website.

CLICK HERE to obtain your Ontario Outdoors Card and fishing license online from the Ontario MNR website if fishing in Quetico Provincial Park.

CLICK HERE for Minnesota DNR fish surveys and depth maps for lakes on your route.