With the 2012 commencement of Ontario's new Automated Licensing System, Holinshead Lake Outfitters will NO LONGER be able to sell fishing/hunting licences or Ontario Outdoor Cards.  The new system is not supported by our radio phone.  Please purchase your 8-Day Conservation licenses before arrival at any Service Ontario Center, Tourism Center (located immediately after crossing the border, accepts Visa & MasterCard), Candian Tire store, A.J.'s Trading Post (on Hwy. 61 approx. 30 miles from the US/Canadian border, A.J.'s accepts cash only), or D&R Sporting Goods at 485 Memorial Avenue, Thunder Bay (D&R accepts cash and debit card only).  If you have any questions on where to purchase your licenses, please contact me and I will direct you to where you need to go.

You may also purchase ONLINE at  Please call if you have any questions.


We Supply the Following

  • all the necessary cooking equipment - pots, pans, and utensils.
  • kitchen dish towels
  • firewood and garbage collection
  • one boat, motor and gasoline for every two persons
  • gas barbeques (we supply the LP)
  • fish-cooking pots (we supply the LP)
  • paddles, life jackets and anchors
  • comfortable accomodations
  • landing nets and minnow buckets
  • a freezer for your use
  • bagged ice
  • excellent walleye & northern fishing!
  • a lake for our guests only!

You supply the following:

  • your own bait
  • groceries
  • bedding (sheets, pillow, blanket or sleeping bag)
  • bath towels and wash cloths
  • dish and hand soap
  • toiletries (toilet paper)
  • bug spray/sunblock

For Sale at Holinshead

  • bait: live minnows, night crawlers, leeches (please call ahead to check availability)
  • we exclusively sell K-Man Jigs
  • t-shirts, sweatshirts, jackets and caps
  • depth finder rentals ($25 per length of visit)

Merchandise varies from time to time based on delivery of new items.