Category Archives: Recreation

Hunting and Fishing

Whether it be walleye, small mouth bass, giant northern pike, trophy Muskie or hefty lake trout, you can rest assured that when Hook n Bullet® Guide Service on Lake of the Woods Kenora Ontario, is your guide on Lake of the Woods or the Winnipeg River you will have a successful and enjoyable days fishing.

We have been camping, fishing, hunting and guiding (lodges and resorts) on Lake of the Woods for years. We are offering our experience to anyone that is seeking an enjoyable adventure in Ontario’s Sunset Country. “Knowing the Lake’ helps us provide you with a more enjoyable holiday by helping you avoid the things you don’t want to get close to like poison ivy and bears but we can get you on the fish and we can also get you close to an array of wildlife including bear, deer, otter, waterfowl, eagles and osprey.

Hook-n-Bullet offers professional guiding services and houseboat accommodations on Lake of the Woods. Arrive in Kenora, Ontario Canada and be taxied to your own private lodge on one of 14,000 islands. Out here there are no sirens, no traffic noise and no city lights. Out here there is the call of loons and glow of the aurora borealis. Think of it as the ultimate camping trip where your campsite is already set up. Enjoy a day of fishing with Hook n Bullet complete with a walleye shore lunch and relax on our modern 40′ houseboat equipped with all modern amenities.


Not interested in consumptive activities? Hook-n-Bullet provides kayak, canoe and boat rentals. We can even arrange to take you water skiing or touring the lake. Let Hook-n-Bullet custom fit a houseboat vacation for you today. Our main boat for guiding is a Lund 1900 Pro V with an 225 E-Tec Evinrude motor. It comes fully equipped with all safety features, trolling motor, depth finder, GPS etc. Contact Us today and be prepared for the adventure of a lifetime.

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Snowmobiling – Ice Fishing – Ice Hut Rentals

You can see one of our ice huts on the river. It is in a very productive spot to say the least.

HooknBullet Lake of the Woods Ice Fishing

We never really close. Except for probably during Ice IN or Ice OUT. Hook n Bullet is open all year.

We are situated close to the Sunset Trail Riders groomed and well maintained trail system and close to the necessary shopping areas you may require for any supplies you will need while spending part of your snowmobiling adventure into North Western Ontario with us. The STR as the area club is called offers superb information as to the grooming of their system through their daily, updated message board.

Ice Fishing

If you wish we can be your tour guide to our fantastic Winter wonderland, this way you will be assured of a safe and enjoyed adventure into our area over the hundreds of miles of extremely well groomed trails we have in District 17.

We will have Fishing Huts available for rent on a daily, weekly or weekend basis, (your own tackle) Trail Permits and fishing permits are available at various locations in Kenora. Trail permit prices are posted on the STR Site.

Imagine catching a 4-5 lb walleye, giant Northern Pike, Ling Cod, Perch through the ice. Our huts are strategically placed in locations WE KNOW where the fish are located.

Why spend the long winter weekends sitting at home watching re-runs on TV.? Take an adventure into Ontario’s Winter Wonderland the place we call home.


Lake and Sightseeing Tours

Visiting Kenora and looking for something to do to pass the time?

Once you have seen the sights of Kenora we welcome you aboard our Lund 1900 Pro V to take in the sights out on Lake of the Woods. Kenora is exciting yes, but we figure that there is nothing better than seeing Kenora from the water, then seeing some of the areas finest features which ARE OUT ON THE LAKE ITSELF.

Devils Gap, Lake of the Woods HooknBullet lake ToursActually SEE while driving by the Devil at Devil’s Gap.

Black Bear HooknBullet Lake ToursCruise past one of the old mines that put Lake of the Woods and KENORA on the Map. See native Pictograph’s and you no doubt will see reasonably up close some of our Wildlife that abounds in our area. Beaver, soaring Eagles, Pelicans, deer and maybe even a Bald Eagle HooknBullet Lake of the Woods Tours.bear searching for food along the shore line. Anything is possible OUT on Lake of the Woods.

Give us a call today, and book your sightseeing tour while in Kenora. We can customize any tour to suit your requirements.

  1. A shopping tour to Sioux Narrows
  2. Dinner Cruises to Wiley Point Lodge, Totem Lodge (Sioux Narrows) Ash Rapids Lodge, Crow Rock Lodge are all included. Just book your dinner reservation and we will get you their on time, safely and bring you back to Kenora or your pick up area.
  3. Shopping Cruise to Rainy River (Cross the Border to the U.S. to shop) (Proper ID Required)

You may also want to consider a Shore Lunch which is a FOUR HOUR Tour and Lunch.


Shore Lunch Adventures

Visiting Kenora and staying at one of our hotels, motels or BB’s.? Require something exciting to do this weekend or during the week?

Why not indulge yourself with a Walleye Shorelunch Dinner or Supper, cooked on one of the thousands of secluded islands on Lake of the Woods.

Only Hook n Bullet offers such an adventure.

We pick you up at the local docks. Take you and your party to an island on Lake of the Woods and actually cook you one of the finest lunches, dinners you will ever have. A dinner of freshly cooked walleye and condiments tastes better over a fire than a stove top. Along the way we will show you some of the lakes history,The Devil’s Gap, eagle nests, abandoned Gold Mines, and other sites of interest.

  • Fresh locally caught walleye fillets, cooked to perfection.
  • Fries, Beans, Bread, Fruit Desert, Cookies, etc..
  • After lunch enjoy a leisurely ride back to Kenora.
  • We will be offering this shorelunch dinner adventure on
  • Lake of the Woods or Winnipeg River System. Your Choice.

2 People OR MORE. Please call for availability and rates.

Your shore-lunch adventure will be in a boat as pictured above or our Pontoon Boat. For the shore-lunch’s for larger groups or parties a dining tent will be in place, portable toilet for the ladies, and other conveniences. Contact Us for Full Details and Please DO Book these early.

Note – Please try and give us as much notice as possible for all Shore-lunch Adventures.


Canoeing and Kayaking

No doubt one of the best ways to see the abundance of Wildlife Lake of the Woods or the Winnipeg River System has to offer. From a seat in either a canoe or kayak.

Literally paddle up to loons, hug the shorelines and watch for various animals as they seek their daily water or dinner. Watch the industrious Beaver tend to their houses and dams or even watch Otters frolicking with one another. This is only possible from the quietness of a canoe or kayak.

Kyaking and Canoeing Kenora Ontario. Our facility is located in such a location that we offer miles upon miles of sheltered shore for you to paddle. Be sure to bring lots of film as you just very well may use what you have. Naturally take the chance and fish for smallmouth bass, giant northern pike and test your skills at landing a large fish from a canoe or kayak.

Take your time. Take in our spectacular shorelines, waterfront and area scenery and wildlife.

Pull into a secluded shoreline and have lunch or cook your catch over an open fire if you wish, the day is yours to do exactly as you wish, when you wish, as fast or as slow as your wish.