The Great Outdoors Ely, MN

Your boundary waters adventure awaits.

Fishing licenses, live bait, gear and more.

Improve your odds with fresh live-bait and the latest tackle.

Pick up your fishing license and map out hot spots with our expert staff.

Licenses and Guides

Scout maps and go out on the water or let us refer a fishing guide to get you on the bite.

With hundreds of lakes near your door-step, you can fish every species Minnesota offers.

Your Angling Outfitter

The Great-Outdoors has been Ely's trusted fishing resource since 1985. We supply everything you need for a successful fishing trip, from gear, bait and local lake experts to get you on the bite.

We are,

The Great Outdoors.