What To Bring Fishing

What To Bring Fishing on Your Outpost Trip To Canada

A list of the essentials to help you pack light, but complete.  After decades of providing these trips, we have narrowed down the fishing trip packing list to be sure you are ready, but not carrying extra gear!

Our Remote Outpost Camps, which are only accessible by float-plane aircraft, are all equipped with everything you will need to make your Fly in Fishing trip to Canada – truly memorable.

Our equipment is all top quality and fully modern. Excellent Adventures aims to provide the very best Ontario fly in fishing experience – our staff makes sure everything is just right at the Outpost Camp when you arrive for your stay.

All you need are personal items, and we recommend these essentials so you have all the basic needs covered while remaining under the flight weight restrictions:

Planning A Fishing Trip To Canada

How to pack light, and complete.

  • Food & beverages (some staples foods supplied, see list)
  • Portable depth finder
  • Good Digital Camera
  • iPad to share your pictures on Facebook
  • Smartphone so you can Check-in and be entered in our draws
  • Passport
  • Life Vest (If you prefer your own)
  • Youth Sized Life Vest (for kids 12 and under)
  • Good sunscreen
  • Light sleeping bag & pillow case
  • Sunglasses
  • Filet knives
  • Tackle & fishing gear
  • Rods & Reels
  • Rain coat & pants
  • Warm clothing
  • Swim suits
  • Flashlights
  • Prescriptions
  • Portable radio
  • Matches or lighter
  • Bags for fish
  • Garbage bags
  • Bug repellent
  • First Aid Kit with Advil included

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Our Travel Hosts are ready to help with any aspect of planning your fly in fishing trip! Contact us, and let us see what we can do to help make sure your vacation to Canada is the most fantastic summer holiday ever!

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