Fishing at Mont du Lac Resort

The St. Louis River is one of the largest tributaries to Lake Superior and is located between Duluth, MN, and Superior, WI. The Mont du Lac Marina is situated on the St. Louis River and has activities for the whole family to get involved in. From Big River Tubing & Rafting, Marina Dock Slips, and Jet Ski Rentals to Fishing, Canoe, and Kayak Rentals, there is no shortage of fun to be had at the Mont du Lac Marina.

Nelson’s Guide & Charter Services is Mont du Lac’s preferred fishing guide on the St. Louis River.

Captain Charlie is a recently retired Lieutenant Colonel, 26-year veteran, with the Minnesota Air National Guard. Charlie’s first experience with fishing the St. Louis River came in 1980, and since then, he has gained extensive experience and knowledge. Charlie was a qualified F-16 instructor pilot with over 3500 hours in fighter aircraft. Charlie is Coast Guard, first aid/CPR certified, and fully insured.

For more information on Nelson’s Guide & Charter Service, visit their website HERE.

 To contact Captain Charlie, call 218-628-1681 or email

Capt. Jarrid Houston is USCG, First Aid/CPR Certified, and knows the ins and outs of handling the Great Lakes Duluth/Superior and the many surrounding waters. Jarrid has a proven track record of successful outings through hard work and time on the water. Growing up in the St. Croix River Valley region of Stillwater, MN, and Osceola, WI, Jarrid loves and respects river fishing. The St. Louis River is Jarrid’s strong suit. As well as summer Walleye fishing and ice fishing on Lake Superior. Give Jarrid a call @ 218-393-4962. ​Capt. Jarrid Houston 100% Supports Conservation!!!