Guided Fishing Trips


Bear Paw Guides is a local family owned business. Tyler has guided fishing trips on Upper Red Lake since 2003.   We are proud to consistently put people on fish, hard or soft water.

Captain Tyler Brasel is a well known, and highly regarded guide on Upper Red Lake.  He shows  passion and skill for fishing like no other. Tyler lives in Waskish, on the shore of URL year round and dedicates his life to his family, business, and the outdoors.






What to bring on your guided fishing trips:

  • Minnesota Fishing License
  • Proper rain gear and clothing for the time of year
  • Sun visor or hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen. No spray sunscreen allowed. 
  • Small cooler with water, soft drinks, bag lunch, and snacks. Alcohol allowed in modertion.

Included with your guided fishing trip:

Tyler runs a 21 foot fiberglass 2022 Yar Craft boat.

  • Rods, tackle and bait. Feel free to bring your favorite rod and a small tackle box if you prefer.
  • Life vests. Children must bring their own properly sized.
  • Complimentary fish cleaning service. Tips are greatly appreciated.                   

Summer Rates:

Full Day Trips: 1-3 people: $450, 4+ people :$600

Half Day Trips (4 hours): 1-3 people: $320, 4+ people $450

Follow Boat: $150.00 each

All reservations are first come first serve. Book early for good dates.

Please contact Tyler directly for Guided fishing- 218-368-3754. Call and leave a voicemail or Text.