Misaw Lake Lodge

Recommended Equipment

Here is what we suggests for your equipment and tackle... PLEASE REMEMBER- WE ONLY ALLOW ONE SINGLE BARBLESS HOOK PER LURE/BAIT.  NO TREBLE HOOKS ALLOWED.

  • Rods: Medium Heavy to Heavy bait casting or spinning rod, 6 to 7ft. long with long handles
  • Reels: Matching reels with strong drag system (Our favorite are the Shimano products especially the Calcutta series for bait casting)
  • Line: Minimum 17 LB test monofilament line. (We prefer Berkley line)
  • Leaders: 9 to 24 inch - 30 to 50LB test Wire or preferably Titanium leaders

Spoons

  • Johnson Silver Minnow (gold, silver, five of diamonds) tipped with white Berkley power grubs or your favorite trailers
  • Len Thompson spoons #2 and #4 five of diamonds pattern
  • Red Eye Wiggler (gold, silver)
  • Little Cleo (silver, gold, blue, chartreuse)
  • Doctor Spoon (gold, silver, 5 of diamonds)
  • Krocodile Spoon
  • Very small spoons for Grayling (5 of diamonds, Red Eye, etc.)

Spinners

  • Tandem Bucktail Spinners such as the northland bionic bucktails (Use musky size in the summer months)
  • Big bucktails spinners such as the Mepps musky killer
  • Blue fox vibrax #5 and #6 in gold and silver
  • #0 & #1 spinners such as Mepps or Vibrax for Grayling, and #3 floating Rapala’s will be your best bet. White, chartrusque, blue, green and yellow have worked best.

Jerk Baits/Crankbaits

  • Sluggos 6 and 9 in. white
  • Banjo Minnows (work great in the spring)
  • Suicks 6 to 9 in. weighted (sucker, red & white, black, perch)
  • Bulldogs 6 in. (white, silver spec. black & white, black & green, black & orange)
  • Pigs & Pig jr. (perch, sucker, shiner)
  • Squirrelly Burts 9in.
  • Rapala super shad rap
  • Mann's minus one and Minus one super stretch in chartreuse and fire tiger

Clothing and miscellaneous gear

  • Passport
  • It most important to bring layers of clothing rather than heavy coats
  • A good set of 100% waterproof raingear
  • A good fleece jacket
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • 2 to 3 pairs of pants
  • One pair of shorts
  • Thermal or fleece long johns and shirts
  • Socks
  • Water proof gloves
  • Water proof shoes and or waterproof boots
  • Hat
  • Polarized sunglasses
  • Sufficient underwear for your length of stay
  • Polarized fishing glasses
  • Camera and film
  • Zip loc bags to waterproof items
  • Toiletries
  • Any prescribed and over the counter medication
  • Sunscreen
  • Chap stick
  • Bug spray with 100% deet
  • Small first aid kit
  • Flashlight
  • Small waterproof duffel bag