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Boat rental on mille lacs

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does anyone know if they rent boat on mille lacs. or if they have like charter type fishing. i want to try out the lake. I've heard nothing but good thing about the lake.
just just figure i give it a try. any info would be great. thanks.
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Crapman, there are various ways for you to get on the lake depending upon, how you want to fish, how much you want to spend and what time of the day you would like to fish.

There are various guides that work on Mille Lacs, one is right here on this forum, D-man. These can be half day or ful day trips which you can customize a little bit more.

Many of the resorst on the lake have launch boats and run launch trips. They vary in time, but the most common is a four hour trip from 8am-noon, 2pm-6pm or 8pm-midnight. If you are up for a night trip I would recommenc it. These resorts provide bait, tackle, poles, and etc. All you need to do is show up with a cooler and enjoy the fishing. Most places charge around $25 for these trips. If you are interested in a group outing where you might be able to fill up a boat you can customize your trip times according to your groups needs.

There are also probably a handful of resorts that rent boats, this I have never done and don't really have any input on this other than to contact some resorts and see if the rent boats, I think the problem you might find is that these boats might not really handle the windy days very well.

Good Luck and let us know how things end up!

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It's been about 8 years ago... But I got a good boat from McQuoids. Not just a 16ft with 9.9 but a servacable Mile lacs boat.

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Hey Crapman,

I used to rent boats from Dickie's on the southeast side of the lake. 16ft, 15hp. I also have rented from Eddy's and would recommend that you contact them first. For an extra $10 you get a little bigger boat w/ 25 hp and a depth finder. Good Luck!

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