The Outpost Company
Remote Fly-in Fishing
Minaki Ontario Canada
What to Bring
Float plane travel to and from the outpost
Accommodations in our log cabins
Check flights every 2 days, weather permitting
Solar power with backup generator
Hot & cold running water
Woodstove for heat
Box spring & mattress beds
Pillows and mattress pads
Fridge & stove
Stove top toaster
Kitchen utensils, dishes, pots, & pans
Cups, glasses, & plates
All ice, block and cubes
Propane fish cooker
Clothes lines and pins
Boats, motors & gas
Landing nets & paddles
Minnow and leech buckets
Satellite phone (minutes extra)
Memories of a lifetime
Food Packing Tips
Powdered and concentrated juices.
BBQ dinner sides can include noodles, rice and instant potatoes.
Bagged salads are easier to pack than all the salad fixings.
Pack breads in a box to keep them from getting squished.
All soda and beer must be in cans.
We supply all water and ice. Please pack a refillable water bottle.
You should bring
Passport and identification. If driving, children under 16 require only a birth certificate and permission letter from both parents allowing you to cross the US/Canada border with the child.
Sleeping bags & pillow slips
Medication (plus a few extra days’ worth)
Rain gear & warm clothing
Rubber boots, extra footwear, and socks
Personal towels and toiletries
Dishtowels and cloths
Extension cords for CPAP machines
Camera and flashlight
Extra batteries for your electronics
Hats, sunglasses & sunscreen
Bug repellent and mosquito coils
Playing cards, reading material
Waterproof matches and lighter
Fishing rods—at least 2 per person
Tackle, fishing line, and clippers
Filet knife and sharpening stone
Stringer and multi-tool
Needle nose pliers or hook-out (no jaw spreader)
Portable depth finder
Small backpack for portages, and cooler for boats