Ice Fishing

Ice Fishing 2017-12-15T19:01:22+00:00

ATV/snowmobile access is open!   View Ice & Fishing Reports…

New for this season – Portable Ice Shelter Rentals – book with a cabin or room and save!

Exceptional ice fishing is found on the famous mud flats on the north end of Mille Lacs, and The Red Door Resort is the closest of all resorts to them at only about 1 mile. If you want to experience Ice fishing at it’s best, come to The Red Door Resort!

See below for information on all of our ice fishing accommodations

Portable Ice Shelter Rentals

Eskimo Portable Ice Shelter

New for the 2017-18 season we have brand new Eskimo® insulated portable ice shelters for rent. Units are setup for you including heat, chairs, and 1 hole drilled per person plus 1 additional hole.

We’ll be accepting reservations for these portables soon after the ice is thick enough for ATVs and snowmobiles.

Medium Shelter

  • 1-4 People

Large Shelter

  • 5-8 People (5 person minimum)
Save $10 off the listed price when booked with one of our cabins or motel rooms!

Ice Access

Daily Vehicle Resort Parking (walk-on access) $10
Daily Vehicle Only Access $10
Daily Vehicle w/Wheelhouse Access $15
Weekend Vehicle Access $25
Weekend Vehicle w/Wheelhouse Access $35
Season Vehicle Only $100
Season Vehicle w/Wheelhouse $150
*Vehicle is any motorized vehicle
*Weekend is Friday, Saturday and Sunday

We maintain wide plowed roads from the resort to the soft bottom breaks just off shore, and to the flats of: Bombeck; Pantry; Resort; and Weimer.

Ice Road

Fish House Rentals

You can rent one of our well kept fish houses with numerous options. Each house has bunks, is carpeted and has thermostat regulated heat. Some come with cooking stoves, tables and chairs.

House # Size Sleeps Weekday Rate Weekend Rate Weekend Package
1 10×16 deluxe 4 hole 2-3 $175/24 hrs $250 Friday 5pm to
Noon Sunday
generator adaptable
2,3,4,5 8×16 basic 8 hole 4 $200/24 hrs $300 Friday 5pm to
Noon Sunday
6,7,8,9 10×16 deluxe 8 hole 4 $125/24 hrs $200/24 hrs $350 Friday 5pm to
Noon Sunday
10 10×16 deluxe 8 hole 4 $125/24 hrs $225/24 hrs $350 Friday 5pm to
Noon Sunday
generator adaptable
11,12 10×22 deluxe 10 hole 6 $175/24 hrs $325/24 hrs $450 Friday 5pm to
Noon Sunday
13 10×20 deluxe 10 hole 6 $175/24 hrs $325/24 hrs $450 Friday 5pm to
Noon Sunday
generator adaptable

Call 1-218-678-3686 or 1-866-444-2453 to book a fish house rental

Winter Fish House Rates

We can pull your fish house on and off the ice as the ice permits, and store it in our storage area for the remainder of the year. This is a great value as the Red Door Resort is the closest to the flats on Mille Lacs.

Fish House Park Sites
8′ X 16′ $550
10′ X 16′ $575
10′ X 18′ $600
10′ X 20′ $625
10′ X 20’+ $650
12′ X 16′ $600
12′ X 18′ $625
12′ X 20′ $650
12′ X 20’+ $675

See Fish House Park for summer storage rates.

Storage at resort without package: $2 per day.

Additional Services

Blocking Fish House $50
Banking Fish House $50
Move Fish House $50
Towing Vehicles $60
Labor on Ice $60/hr
Light Stove ask
Drill Holes ask