Guided Fishing Trips

If you love to fish, you’ll love Ruttger’s. Crappies, walleyes, bass, northern pike are abundant in Bay Lake or in lakes surrounding our beautiful Minnesota fishing resort. From the experienced fisherman to fun family outings, everyone is guaranteed to have a great time on their next fishing vacation at Ruttger’s!

Need help finding the fish? Fishing Guide Lynn Harker knows all the spots. After 34 years of teaching, Lynn has retired and began his journey as a fishing guide which he has been doing professionally for over 20 years. Lynn has guided on many of the wonderful lakes that northern Minnesota is known for such as, Bay Lake, Mille Lacs, Gull Lake, Whitefish Lake, Pelican Lake, the Cuyuna Country Recreation Area mine pit lakes, and many of the smaller lakes in between.

What’s Included?

Each guided fishing trip includes boat, fuel, bait, tackle, PFDs, fish cleaning, education, safety, and fun! Ruttger’s will provide hot and cold beverages for an additional fee.

What to Bring?

You need only bring your valid Minnesota Fishing License (available at the Marina), sunglasses, sunscreen, rain gear, clothing suitable for the weather, and your camera!

Contact Lynn for more information:

218-546-5509

Half-Day Fishing

For 1, 2, or 3 People
Pick up at 7:30am for morning fishing $275
Pick up at 1:00pm for afternoon fishing $275

Guided Full-Day Fishing

For 1, 2, or 3 People
8 hours of fishing with a break for lunch $520
Additional people (more than 3 people) Per Person $40

Additional people (more than 3 people) Per Person $40
In order to guarantee your reservation, deposits will be required on advance bookings.

Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge is one of the most family friendly and relaxing northern Minnesota fishing resorts. If you are looking to fish, call us today!

Conference Groups

Please contact your planner to arrange a guided fishing trip for your group at our fishing resort in northern Minnesota.

Contact Lynn for more information:

218-546-5509