1. Register and Sign up for a trip
  2. Fill out the forms (Guest Boarding Pass and Institutional Waiver)
Welcome to our online scheduling system.
  • When you schedule a trip that is open, you will immediately be confirmed for that trip
  • Our minimum for each trip will be 4 people with a maximum of 10 (maximum of 2 wheelchairs)
  • You will be able to see and book for partial trips – if one group books for 8 people, you would be able to book the 2 remaining spots.
  • You will be able to view/print all of the trip information including your Captain and First Mate’s contact information
  • You will be able to view/print all of the trips that you have reserved for the year
  • You will receive an automatic email reminder 72 hours prior to each trip
Days & Times for Trips for the 2017 Season:
  • May 25 – September 31
  • All trips are 2 hours long
  • Monday thru Friday with varied times during the day.

LOCATION: The pontoon will be on Rice Lake for the early part of the season and then will be moving to Long Lake by Hawick.

ARRIVAL TIME: Please plan to arrive 10-15 prior to your scheduled time.

CANCELLATION IN CASE OF BAD WEATHER: Your Captain/scheduler will call you 2 days prior to confirm cell phone numbers. In the event of bad weather, the Captain/schedulter will notify you if the trip will be cancelled.

Required For a Trip – Forms

Organizations Must:

  1. Download and bring a completed GUEST BOARDING PASS RELEASE OF LIABILITY & PHOTO APPROVAL form and
  2. Download and bring a completed AUTHORIZATION FOR RESIDENTS OF STATE INSTITUTIONS TO FISH IN MINNESOTA form – which serves as the fishing license (or a valid MN Fishing License if they do not qualify for the Residents of State Institutions form) Please bring both forms #1 & #2 for you trip and deliver it to the Captain before the passengers start boarding the pontoon. Please be sure to bring this so that your trip is not delayed.

FISHING LICENSES: If you indicate that you will have people fishing, they must have a Fishing License. If you do not qualify for #2 above, Click here for information on obtaining a license from the DNR website. If guests are from an adult day care facility, care facility, or residence, or under the age of 16 or over the age of 90, they DO NOT require a license in MN. Others DO REQUIRE a valid MN license.

QUESTIONS: If you have any questions, or need to make changes to your trip, please send an email to pareacenter@gmail.com