Canadian Fishing – What to Pack
Don’t load coolers with ice before you leave, we have ice at both Cobham River Lodge and Hidden Lake Outpost.
For easier handling, baggage should be packed no heavier than 40 lbs. per bag, box, or cooler.
Remember baggage limit is 80 lbs per person. Being Overweight will cost you.
First Aid Kit
Fishing Rod & Tackle
Clothes (temperature 25-90 degree range)
- Tape Measure
Wet/Dry bag (plastic bag)
Boots: Hiking, Leather, and/or Rubber
1/4 to 1/2 Ounce Jig Heads: assorted colors 20-30
3″ – 4″ Double Tail Lures: assorted colors 25-50
6″ Bucktails: assorted colors with single treble hook
Buzz Baits: assorted colors
Spinner Baits: assorted colors
Spoons: Large Doctor, Johnson Weedless, Red Eye, Dare Devil, etc.
6″ to 8″ Jerk Baits: Suick, Poes, etc.
3″ to 6″ Crank Baits: Rattle Trap, Cisco, etc.
6” – 12” leaders: Nylon or Steel
Needle Nose Pliers
Walleye: Ultra-light/light rod with spinning reel: 4 – 8 lb test line
Northern: Medium/medium-heavy rod with bait casting reel: 12 – 17 lb line
Additional Items needed for Hidden Lake Outpost
Plastic: Spoons, Forks, and Knifes
Zip Lock Freezer bags: assorted sizes
Paper: Towels, Cups
Towels: Dish, Hand, Fish, and Bath
Cooler: Small (boat), Medium (food/fish transport)