Wright's Camp on Gullrock lake

Clothing and Equipment Checklist

The following is a list of suggested items to bring for a successful fishing trip in Canada

General Packing List

  • soap, shampoo & toiletries
  • clothing and personal items (layers are best) 
  • rain suit
  • rain boots
  • camera, film & batteries
  • fishing rods and reels
  • well equipped tackle box (especially jigs)
  • small first aid kit
  • charcoal  and lighter fluid for grill
  • sunscreen
  • bug repellent
  • wide brimed hat
  • fillet knife and sharpener
  • pliers
  • groceries

You may also want to bring (but is not necessary)...

  • GPS
  • Cellular phone
  • fish scale
  • golf clubs and balls
  • polarized sunglasses
  • tasty malted beverages
  • dog biscuits for camp mutt


Fishing Tackle List

(What we recommend)


  • Ultra light to Medium action rod
  • 6 to 12 lb test line 
  • 1/8 oz to 3/4 oz jigs of assorted colors
  • lindy rigs
  • bottom bouncers

Northern Pike

  • Medium to Heavy action rod
  • 20 to 60 lb test line
  • quality leaders
  • various baits

Lee's Top Picks

  • Johnson Silver Minnow
  • Suicks
  • Rattle Trap

 The Red Lake area is supported by both 2G and 3G cellular networks.  Not all networks are compatible with the Tbaytel network.  A phone is available in the lodge should you require to make calls.  It is necessary that you use, or purchase a calling card to make any long distance calls.

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