Equipment Rental

14295 Canadian Border Road Ely, MN 55731

Jasper Company offers self guided completely outfitted and partially outfitted canoe trips for guests to enjoy the beautiful BWCA and Quetico wilderness areas on their own. The same high quality guide tested equipment is used on all self guided completely outfitted trips.

Complete Outfitting includes:

  • Roomy 4 person & 6 person Eureka Timberline tents
  • Freshly laundered Slumberjack three season sleeping bags
  • Therma-Rest sleeping pads
  • Sturdy Kondos Duluth packs
  • A kitchen tarp with tie downs
  • Carlisle Aluminum paddles
  • Stable Alumacraft and Grumman Marathon aluminum Canoes
  • Souris River and Wenonah Kevlar Canoes
  • Stearns personal flotation devices and cushions
  • Hearty Food Pack
  • All the camp kitchen equipment including cook kit and utensils to prepare your meals

Jasper Company packs wholesome hearty camp foods that are easy to prepare and delicious. The food pack is simple but contains a hearty deluxe backcountry menu that you select in advance. The Jasper Company menu can be viewed here.

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One way and round trip towboat service to any of the select drop off points on the Moose Lake Chain (Ensign Lake, Birch Lake, Prairie Portage) or Basswood Lake is also available through the Jasper Company.

Stay the first night before your canoe trip and the night you return from your canoe trip at our comfortable A Stay Inn Ely or Jasper Lofts. A complimentary pastry breakfast will be waiting for you at the Jasper Co. Bakeshop before you leave on your trip into the woods or before you leave for home.

We will do everything we can to provide a fun, safe outdoor trip in Minnesota's beautiful Northwoods. Review this list and leave the rest to us!

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Jasper Company Complete Outfitting Prices are as follows:

Basic Outfitting

  • $79.99 per person per day
  • 4 – 6 people in the party 5% discount
  • 7 – 9 people in the party 10% discount
  • 5% discount on lodging at A Stay Inn Ely or Jasper Lofts
  • 5% discount on canoe and shuttle services

Jasper Company Partial Outfitting Prices are as follows per calendar day:

Canoes (includes paddles, yoke, foam car top carriers, tie downs & life preservers)

  • 17 ft light weight aluminum - $22.00
  • 18.5 ft light weight aluminum - $25.00
  • 19 ft Grumman/Marathon square stern canoe - $35.00
  • Kevlar canoe - $42.00

Additional Canoeing Accessories (free with canoe rental)

  • Car top foam carrier and tie downs - $1.75
  • Straight shaft paddle - $2.50
  • Life vest - $3.50

Camping Equipment

  • 2 person Cook kit - $7.50 ($1.50 per additional person)
  • 6 man tent with poles and stakes - $23.00
  • 4 man tent with poles and stakes - $18.00
  • Kitchen screen tent - $23.00
  • Tarp - $11.00
  • Sleeping bag (freshly laundered) - $9.50
  • Thermarest sleeping pad - $ 7.00
  • #3 Duluth pack - $7.50
  • #4 Duluth pack - $8.50
  • Two-burner stove - $9.50
  • Three-burner stove - $12.00
  • Fuel per gallon sold at market price

Your Retreat into Northern Hospitality

The Jasper Company is operated by the same owners, the Beans family, who will continue to provide the same top quality service now just all under one name.

The Jasper Company will provide you with extraordinary lodging, fun-filled guided or self-guided trips into the BWCA and Quetico Parks, and delicious baked goods and coffee to start each day of your visit to Ely, Minnesota. Your trip can be as short as a day or extend it to a week or even longer. Stay in downtown Ely, enjoy our Guest House or Bay House located on Jasper Lake, or camp on a remote wilderness lake -- your vacation will be personalized to meet your individual preferences. Our 30 years of experience will ensure that you return home with countless memories.

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