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Water Activities

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Grab a kayak, paddleboard or canoe for a day out on the water. Learn to sail or windsurf or relax on a boat rented from one of Duluth’s boat clubs.

Public Access Points:

  • Park Point
  • Brighton Beach (closed – under construction)
  • Chambers Grove
  • Grassy Point
  • Boy Scout Landing
  • Munger Landing (closed – under construction)
  • Indian Point Campground
  • Fond Du Lac
  • Perch Lake
  • Rice Landing

All Water Craft Rentals

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    Action Fishing Charters

    Come aboard “GET THE NET” with Captain Brad and enjoy a half or full day excursion on Lake Superior where we target Lake Trout, Coho and Chinook (King) Salmon, Walleye, Steelhead, and Brown Trout! You will have ample space to move around on our beautiful 36′ Tiara with a 14′ beam. Our boat is clean, safe, and stable with top of the line electronics and the best fishing gear to give you a first-class fishing experience.

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    1033 Minnesota Avenue
    Duluth, Minnesota 55802
    218-355-8540 http://www.actionfishingduluth.com

    Action Sportfishing Charters, LLC (Optimum Charters)

    Captains: Capt. Steve Johnson, Capt. Paul Mazzuco, Capt. John Stieben Vessel Names: “Opti I,” “Opti II,” “Opti III” We are Lake Superior’s #1 charter service in the number of boats, trips and fish caught. Since 1982 we have been providing fishing adventures. We utilize 31′ Tiara Sportfishing Yachts, all identical for our clients safety and enjoyment utilizing the most modern equipment available. Fish cleaned, baggged and iced for your convenience. Let your fishing adventure start with us!

    Learn More
    250 Marina Drive
    Superior, Wisconsin 54880
    (218) 390-4522 www.LakeSuperiorFishing.com

    Day Tripper of Duluth

    From paddling to pedaling, warm summers and snowy winters, we offer guided tours through it all. Our guides live for getting out on the water and trails and are excited to show off their passion for being outside. All of our tours are customized to the group’s skill level and interests. Whether you’re a first time paddler or an experienced rider we can help you plan your next adventure!

    Learn More
    3515 East 4th Street
    Duluth, Minnesota 55804
    www.daytripperofduluth.com

    Happy Hooker Charters

    Our mission is to have a fun and memorable charter experience with those who share the same passions as we do for fishing, adventure, and the great outdoors. We are dedicated to serving anglers of all skills on a guided sports fishing excursion around the coastal waters of Kodiak, Alaska in search of the rewarding spoils these waters have to offer. Our crew strives to make such an unforgettable experience a dream come true and all we’re missing is you! 

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    217 North 6th Avenue
    Proctor, Minnesota 55810
    (218) 940-9400 http://lakesuperiorfishing.net

    N&S Great Lakes Fishing

    A 30 foot Trojan Yacht is your chartered watercraft for fishing and/or cruising. Lots of space with covered shelter to get out of the weather, a head and table space that seats four are some of the amenities. All the latest fishing equipment is provided. Your charter experience includes hands-on help with setting up the lines, picking your bait and bating the hooks. From there on, all that’s necessary is patience because the fish may take awhile to bite.

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    3443 136th Avenue Northwest
    Andover, Minnesota 55304
    (763) 245-2585 www.n-sgreatlakesfishing.com

    Spirit Lake Marina & RV Park Rentals

    Spirit Lake Marina & RV has an assortment of kayaks, canoes, pontoons, and bikes available for rental. Spend an afternoon biking the Duluth Lakewalk, or any of the numerous nature trails nearby like the Munger Trail. Discover the natural wonder of the lazy St. Louis River by kayak, or haul your fishing gear and a full cooler by canoe to find your own fishing spot.

    Learn More
    121 Spring Street
    Duluth, Minnesota 55808
    (218) 628-3578 www.spiritlakemarinarv.com

    Sunrise Charter Fishing

    If you’re looking for an exciting and memorable Great Lakes fishing experience with a professional charter guide, book a half-day or full-day with Sunrise Charter Fishing.  Captain Tom Cheetham is a US Coast Guard licensed captain and has fished this area for 20 years.  Our goal is to make your fishing experience fun and enjoyable.  Whether you are a first time angler or an experienced one, a day on Lake Superior will leave exciting stories and memories.

    Learn More
    325 South Lake Avenue
    Duluth, Minnesota 55802
    218-590-2700 www.sunrisecharterfishing.com

    Superior Pursuits Charter Fishing

    Come experience the great fishing Lake Superior has to offer with Superior Pursuits Guide Service, a premier Charter Fishing operation based out of Duluth, MN. We specialize in targeting Lake Trout, King Salmon, Coho Salmon (silver), Walleye and Musky on the clear blue waters of Lake Superior and the St. Louis River. With our experienced Captain, well equipped boat, modern electronics, and finest fishing tackle we will provide you with a fishing experience and memories that will last a lifetime.

    Learn More
    1000 Minnesota Avenue
    Duluth, Minnesota 55802
    (906) 360-7513 www.SuperiorPursuits.com

    Team Crush Outdoors

    Come out and enjoy a comfortable safe Charter Fishing or Pleasure Yachting experience on Lake Superior in Team Crush’s 33 foot Trojan. Let Captain Cameron “Red Beard” Lindner provide you with a great adventure. Team Crush Outdoors has the right equipment it takes to make sure you Crushum’. Also call for Pleasure Yachting information, and make it a special night for that great guy or gal in your life!

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    Time Out Sailing, LLC

    Feel free to lend a hand raising sails, have a turn at the helm, raise the Aerial Lift Bridge, or just sit back and enjoy the ride. Time Out Sailing operates out of LakeHead Boat Basin on Park Point, just across the Aerial Lift Bridge, a short distance from Canal Park in Duluth, Minnesota. Our excursions explore Lake Superior and the St. Louis Bay Harbor, the world’s most inland port.

    Learn More
    940 Minnesota Avenue
    Duluth, Minnesota 55802
    855-672-4546 www.SailingDuluth.com

    Your Boat Club

    Located at Pier B. We offer top quality daily rental options for people who are just looking to get out on the water once or twice a year, and unlimited boat club memberships for people who are looking to make being together on the water a regular part of their life. Simply show up, go boating, and go home. We take care of all the work and you have all the fun! Quite simply, life on the water is better.

    Learn More
    800 West Railroad Street
    Duluth, Minnesota 55802
    612-208-1800 https://yourboatclub.com/

    Action Fishing Charters

    1033 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55802

    218-355-8540

    Come aboard “GET THE NET” with Captain Brad and enjoy a half or full day excursion on Lake Superior where we target Lake Trout, Coho and Chinook (King) Salmon, Walleye, Steelhead, and Brown Trout! You will have ample space to move around on our beautiful 36′ Tiara with a 14′ beam. Our boat is clean, safe, and stable with top of the line electronics and the best fishing gear to give you a first-class fishing experience.

    www.actionfishingduluth.com

    Action Sportfishing Charters, LLC (Optimum Charters)

    250 Marina Drive, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

    (218) 390-4522

    Captains: Capt. Steve Johnson, Capt. Paul Mazzuco, Capt. John Stieben Vessel Names: “Opti I,” “Opti II,” “Opti III” We are Lake Superior’s #1 charter service in the number of boats, trips and fish caught. Since 1982 we have been providing fishing adventures. We utilize 31′ Tiara Sportfishing Yachts, all identical for our clients safety and enjoyment utilizing the most modern equipment available. Fish cleaned, baggged and iced for your convenience. Let your fishing adventure start with us!

    www.LakeSuperiorFishing.com

    Day Tripper of Duluth

    3515 East 4th Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55804

    From paddling to pedaling, warm summers and snowy winters, we offer guided tours through it all. Our guides live for getting out on the water and trails and are excited to show off their passion for being outside. All of our tours are customized to the group’s skill level and interests. Whether you’re a first time paddler or an experienced rider we can help you plan your next adventure!

    www.daytripperofduluth.com

    FishNorthMN

    1000 Minnesota Ave, Duluth, MN 55802, USA

    (218) 260-8983

    FishNorthMN is a charter fishing and guide service dedicated to providing outdoor enthusiasts the information and resources needed to get you on the water!

    www.duluthcharterfishing.com

    Happy Hooker Charters

    217 6th Avenue, Apt. 3, Proctor, Minnesota 55810

    (218) 940-9400

    Our mission is to have a fun and memorable charter experience with those who share the same passions as we do for fishing, adventure, and the great outdoors. We are dedicated to serving anglers of all skills on a guided sports fishing excursion around the coastal waters of Kodiak, Alaska in search of the rewarding spoils these waters have to offer. Our crew strives to make such an unforgettable experience a dream come true and all we’re missing is you! 

    lakesuperiorfishing.net

    Houston’s Guide Service

    4496 South County Road E, South Range, Wisconsin 54874

    (218) 393-4962

    USCG licensed and insured Guided fishing trips in NW Wisconsin & NE Minnesota.  ​Including St Louis River and Lake Superior, etc. We can cater to group outings as well with multiple guides. 2021 is booking up fast, so give us a call and plan your fishing trip now.

    www.houstonsguideservice.com

    I’d Rather Be Fishing Charters

    Minnesota Slip Bridge, Duluth, MN 55802, USA

    (218) 428-0926

    Ready to get out on the big lake, Gitche Gumee, the largest of the Great Lakes of North America? We are! Not only will you enjoy incredible views of Duluth, the north shore, and miles of crystal clear blue water, you’ll have the opportunity to catch some of the biggest freshwater fish around! Join us on the “Rendezvous II” and experience a true outdoor adventure.

    idratherbefishinglakesuperior.com

    N&S Great Lakes Fishing

    3443 - 136th Avenue NW, Andover, Minnesota 55304

    (763) 245-2585

    A 30 foot Trojan Yacht is your chartered watercraft for fishing and/or cruising. Lots of space with covered shelter to get out of the weather, a head and table space that seats four are some of the amenities. All the latest fishing equipment is provided. Your charter experience includes hands-on help with setting up the lines, picking your bait and bating the hooks. From there on, all that’s necessary is patience because the fish may take awhile to bite.

    www.n-sgreatlakesfishing.com

    Spirit Lake Marina & RV Park Rentals

    121 Spring Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55808

    (218) 628-3578

    Spirit Lake Marina & RV has an assortment of kayaks, canoes, pontoons, and bikes available for rental. Spend an afternoon biking the Duluth Lakewalk, or any of the numerous nature trails nearby like the Munger Trail. Discover the natural wonder of the lazy St. Louis River by kayak, or haul your fishing gear and a full cooler by canoe to find your own fishing spot.

    www.spiritlakemarinarv.com

    Sunrise Charter Fishing

    325 S Lake Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55802

    218-590-2700

    If you’re looking for an exciting and memorable Great Lakes fishing experience with a professional charter guide, book a half-day or full-day with Sunrise Charter Fishing.  Captain Tom Cheetham is a US Coast Guard licensed captain and has fished this area for 20 years.  Our goal is to make your fishing experience fun and enjoyable.  Whether you are a first time angler or an experienced one, a day on Lake Superior will leave exciting stories and memories.

    www.sunrisecharterfishing.com

    Superior Pursuits Charter Fishing

    1000 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55802

    (906) 360-7513

    Come experience the great fishing Lake Superior has to offer with Superior Pursuits Guide Service, a premier Charter Fishing operation based out of Duluth, MN. We specialize in targeting Lake Trout, King Salmon, Coho Salmon (silver), Walleye and Musky on the clear blue waters of Lake Superior and the St. Louis River. With our experienced Captain, well equipped boat, modern electronics, and finest fishing tackle we will provide you with a fishing experience and memories that will last a lifetime.

    www.SuperiorPursuits.com

    Team Crush Outdoors

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    320.761.6783

    Come out and enjoy a comfortable safe Charter Fishing or Pleasure Yachting experience on Lake Superior in Team Crush’s 33 foot Trojan. Let Captain Cameron “Red Beard” Lindner provide you with a great adventure. Team Crush Outdoors has the right equipment it takes to make sure you Crushum’. Also call for Pleasure Yachting information, and make it a special night for that great guy or gal in your life!

    www.teamcrushoutdoors.com

    Time Out Sailing, LLC

    940 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55804

    855-672-4546

    Feel free to lend a hand raising sails, have a turn at the helm, raise the Aerial Lift Bridge, or just sit back and enjoy the ride. Time Out Sailing operates out of LakeHead Boat Basin on Park Point, just across the Aerial Lift Bridge, a short distance from Canal Park in Duluth, Minnesota. Our excursions explore Lake Superior and the St. Louis Bay Harbor, the world’s most inland port.

    www.SailingDuluth.com

    Your Boat Club

    800 W Railroad St, Duluth, MN 55802, USA

    612-208-1800

    Located at Pier B. We offer top quality daily rental options for people who are just looking to get out on the water once or twice a year, and unlimited boat club memberships for people who are looking to make being together on the water a regular part of their life. Simply show up, go boating, and go home. We take care of all the work and you have all the fun! Quite simply, life on the water is better.

    yourboatclub.com