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 stocked with minnows, worms and leeches. Fish cleaning can be arranged and packing for transport if needed. We also sell gas on-site.

Harbor fee (if you bring your own boat) – $75/week or $15/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.