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May 1

Rainydaze Guide Service leads the way with it’s premium service!!


2017 will be another banner year for the customers of Rainydaze Guide Service!! We feel very blessed to acknowledge our incredible returning customer base as being truly second to none. This is a people business and all of our Captains beyond showcasing impeccable fishing talent, are simply some of the absolute nicest guys in the fishing industry.  Rainydaze Guide Services is often touted as the most recognized guide services in the entire Midwest.  Beyond the endless days in the guide boat our Captains are continuously working with leader’s in television and media. Our service is the leading full-time operation on Rainy Lake and our Licensed Captains continue to serve anglers coming from around the world with unparalleled class and service.  This year we have been in high demand filming 3 television show’s with the Next Bite, the Outdoor Report and a photo shoot with In Fisherman magazine in the first 3 weeks of the season!! We speak at as many events as we can fit into our schedule in the off season. We continue to publish articles on fishing presentations and techniques. We cater to both the open water angler and the proverbial “Ice Head” during the winter. Whether you’re targeting Walleyes, Pike, Crappies, Sturgeon, Smallmouth bass or Muskie, our team has you covered!! Our team of 7 fully licensed and insured anglers are here to serve our customers with a premium guiding experience on both Rainy Lake and the Rainy River. We guide on both the Canadian side and Minnesota side of the border here on Rainy Lake and the Rainy River. We strive to achieve greatness on each and every guide trip with our customers. Beyond a great day on the water, all of our Captains are trained to be sure you will be extremely happy with your choice of a Rainydaze Guide, while you comfortably cruise through the pine studded islands of these majestic waters in a beautiful fiberglass boat. Our guide boats are premium glass fishing machines loaded with all the latest bells and whistles to further enable ultimate success on your next trip. Our boats are fully stocked with top of the line rods and reels if you choose to travel light on your trip north. Our guides are all extremely accomplished anglers and tournament fisherman. Collectively we share fishing information daily and utilize marine band radio’s to stay in contact when needed. We strive to have each and every one of our customers to have fun fishing while also become a better angler. We excel at helping anglers learn from our combined experience and becoming more accomplished within this great sport of fishing we all love. The Rainydaze branding stamp is highly touted as the gold standard for which others services strive to achieve. While we are large enough to handle the corporate outings, we are small enough to cater to the individual wants and needs of every individual trip. We cater your trip to be precisely what you want and need. This is your guide trip and we are here to make it fun from the moment we meet at breakfast, to the relaxing end of the day when we are sharing your pictures of your greatest catch!! Come unplug from the increased hustle and bustle of today’s world and plug yourself in to our passionate brand of angling!! We strongly urge our customers to reserve spots with our service as soon as possible. Even though our service continues to expand to meet the demand, our guide team books up very quickly each season.  Please contact us today and let us begin to cater your next outing for an experience you won’t soon forget!! As a long time customer once told me “You guys sell memories, while the rest sell guide trips”. We’ll work tirelessly to put a bend in your rod and a smile on your face!! For daily fishing chatter, tips and fishing reports come follow our link to our guide page on Facebook as seen on this page. Currently we are reaching over 1 million people a month in social media alone!!

Reserve your spot today or gather additional information by calling 218-290-6102!!

Captain Chris Granrud/Owner and Operator of Rainydaze Guide Service

Captain Chuck Coombe

Captain Ben Gilbertson

Captain Trent Eineichner

Captain Chris Zahn

Captain Ryan Fehn

Captain Jeff Plath