What we Supply / Equipment

Trip Tips - Frequently Asked Questions

Some things are NEVER meant to fly...CLICK for complete list...please call our office if you have any concerns on any items.

 
FOOD PROVIDED
DAIRYBAKERYMEATPRODUCE 
*Milk
*White Bread
*Steaks
*Onions
*Margarine
*Hot Dog Buns
*Pork Chops
*Lettuce
*Eggs
*Hamburger Buns
*Ground Beef
*Tomatoes
*Cheese slices
* Vegetable Oil
*Bacon
*Potatoes
*Cookies  

*Hot Dogs

 
FULLY STOCKED PANTRY
Coffee
BBQ Sauce , Steak Sauce   
Dressing
Pork & Beans
Coffee mate
Corn Flake Crumbs
Mayonnaise
Canned Vegetables
Sugar, Flour
Dill Pickles
Tartar Sauce
Canned Fruit
Salt
Pancake Syrup   
Kraft Dinner
Canned Soup
Pepper
Jams
Canned Luncheon Meat
Tomato Juice
Orange Juice Crystals
Peanut Butter
Mustard
Ketchup


Cereal
Pancake Mix
 
SUPPLIES PROVIDED
Propane
Boat Gas
Firewood
Matches
Cleaners
Raid
Axe
Tin Foil
Dish Soap
S.O.S. Pads
Paper Towel
Mosquito coils
Toilet paper
Garbage Bags
Mantles

 


* These items are Rusty Myers standard package provisions. If you have special dietary needs, please notify us 2 weeks prior to your outpost trip.

 
WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING
GEAR
CLOTHING& DOCUMENTS
FISHING GEAR
MISCELLANEOUS
Sleeping Bag
Layers your clothing
(i.e. T-shirts + light long sleeve + Sweat shirt + Jacket)
Light action rod & reel with 10 lb. fishing line (walleye)
FOLDING NOT REQUIRED
Bait (You can bring worms in bedding into Canada; we can arrange to have bait here)
Pillow 
Rain Gear
One medium action rod & reel with 15 lb. fishing line (Northern Pike)
FOLDING NOT REQUIRED
Refreshments (keep in mind your weight limit)
Personal Towel & Facecloth
Extra shoes/ rubber boots
Tackle (spinners, lead jigs - 3/8 oz.) Various sizes & colors, straight hooks, leaders, sinkers 1/4 - 3/4 oz.
Emergency Boat Kit
consists of:
50 foot rope
Bailing Bucket
flashlight-with batteries
whistle
Dish Towels
Gloves
Artificial lures i.e. rapalas, fake worms & leeches etc.
Insect repellent

Personal Soap & Toiletries
Sunglasses
Depth finder (one per boat suggested)
Junk food
Portable Radio with batteries ( 1 per group)
Stringer & Fish
Handling Gloves
Might come in handy:
Ziploc baggies, freezer baggies,BandAids,Antacid, antiseptic, sunblock and duct tape (many uses)
Medications
Boating License ( Any state license is valid.Rusty Myers has an option for a dockside one time license, if you are repeat guests to Canada we ENCOURAGE getting a life time license ) Minneota boat safety
Scale/ measuring tape
How about...
playing cards and spices to cook with, and fish  batter ( we supply cornflake crumbs )

Small cooler for the boat

Crossing into Canada...you need a valid passport or passport card. Children need a birth certificate, and it is suggested to bring a letter that the other parent or parents have knowledge they are going to Canada. Check with border officials if you have questions.
Life Jackets - C.S.A. approved 

Camera

    
Water Filtering Device

MiniWorks® EX Microfilter

OR this device filters gallons at a time....leave it to filter, bring powdered drinks to eliminate orders

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In addition to the above items... MOOSE HUNTERS should bring

 GEARCLOTHINGHUNTING GEAR
 MISCELLANEOUS
 Soft rifle cover for use during the hunt
SOLID  blaze orange hat
SOLID blaze orange vest
Gun
 slippers for cabin use.
 Day Pack
Good down jacket
 At least 20 Rounds Ammo ( in case of sighting in rifle )
Hand and boot warmers
 Compass Heavy wool pants
  Binoculars
Rubber Boots
 long underwear
  50'or more rope
  insulated one piece suit  Knives
  heavy weight shirts
  Lantern
  heavy sweater First Aid Kit
  socks  Chainsaw
  good insulated gloves
  Flagging Tape
  LOTS OF WARM CLOTHES.
  Extra Large ziploc bags for putting meat in or keeping clothes dry.
 

Do not over pack as your are only in camp for 7 days...however lots of warm clothing is a must in the fall. Your hunt will be much more enjoyable. 

 

When flying, weight is a prime consideration. We allow a maximum limit of 70 lbs. per person, including all gear, food and beverages. Plan your trip carefully: Overloads are expensive! Contact our office two weeks before departure if you need assistance with beverages

 
 
Do you bring lots of these on your fishing trip? One Rusty Myers customer just told us about a great water filter device they use.
 
 
OUTPOST EQUIPMENT PROVIDED
Boats - 14 foot Lund Boats [4 per outpost] Brennan has 10 boats
Boat Seats with back support * 2 per boat
Motors - 9.9 HP OR 8 HP 
Minnow Buckets
Outhouse
Fishhouse
Cabin
2 fridges
Propane stove
Barbeque
Deep Fryer
Axe
Paddles
Landing Nets