Fishing Leech Lake

If you’ve never fished Leech Lake before, you’ve probably heard a lot of buzz about the amazing availability of a variety of freshwater species – including walleye, northern pike, bass, muskie and panfish. For those who have had the opportunity to fish the expansive waters of this magnificent lake, you likely have a favorite fishing spot (or four).

Canoe/Boat/Motor Rental

Canoes & paddle boats – no charge
18 ft. 2013 PolarKraft Kodiak w/150hp Honda motor – $700/week or $175/day
(includes depth finder, GPS and live well)
18 ft. Lund S-18 fishing boat w/25hp Honda motor – $300/week or $65/day (2 available)
18 ft. Lund Alaskan w/40hp Honda motor – $500/week or $125/day (4 available)
(includes depth finder and live well)

Harbor, Bait and Fish Cleaning

All cabin guests will enjoy our protected, lit harbor with a concrete boat ramp for easy launching. The bait house is staffed with dockhands from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. each day. When you bring in your limit of fish, we’ll clean them for you. We also sell gas on-site.

Harbor fee (if you bring your own boat) – $60/week or $12/day.

Check the Reports, Then Schedule Your Stay

Get the latest reports from a variety of online resources, including the Reed’s Sporting GoodsLeech Lake Tourism Bureau,, and the boards at

Tournament Fishing

We welcome tournament participants.