Lady Bug Lodge



Fishing boat and pontoon boat rentals at Lady Bug Lodge, Ely, Minnesota

Envision yourself piloting across the placid waters of Shagawa Lake. Enjoy the sun as you catch a fleeting glimpse of distant wildlife. Teach the kids to fish from the deck, enjoy a picnic, or simply relax and soak in the scenery. The choice is yours. Our pontoon boats feature electric start, captain's chair and steering wheel, canopy, couches and 20-50 h.p. motors. Our on-staff certified mechanics ensure a safe and pleasurable experience for your entire family. All guests receive boating orientation and personal floatation vests. And don't forget! With your cabin rental, a complimentary pontoon boat rental is included.

An unforgettable experience... Located just minutes from Ely, Minnesota, Lady Bug Resort offers a variety of fishing boat and pontoon rentals to suit your every need. We offer four hour, full day and longer rentals to fit into your vacation schedule. Whatever your preference – a pontoon outing, or a fishing boat – Lady Bug Resort delivers. 

Weekly pontoon boat rental starting at $750. All boats available on Shagawa Lake or we will deliver to other lakes (fees apply). See our rate charts below.

ON SITE Pontoon Rentals

HP People Name2 Hrs 4 HrsAdd Hrs 1 Days2 Days Add Day Week
206-8
$50.00$90.00$22.00$150.00$300.00$120.00$750.00
257-8Forester$60.00$100.00$25.00$175.00$350.00$140.00$850.00
408-9Red GI$70.00$115.00$30.00$200.00$400.00$160.00$1100.00
5010-12GI$80.00$125.00$40.00$220.00$440.00$175.00$1200.00
2010-12Benn$100.00$150.00$40.00$250.00$500.004200.00$1400.00
Gas $10.00$15.00
$20.00$29.00$58.00$58.00

Off Site Pontoon Rentals

(To almost any lake with public launch) 2 DAY MINIMUM

All Rates Include Delivery Burntside Lake
(Van Vac Rd.)
Fall Lake, Burntside Lake (Passi Rd.) Farm Lake,
White Iron Lake
Eagles Nest Lakes, Big Lake, Snowbank Lake, Birch, Bear Island 
Pontoon Boat 2 DaysWeek2 DaysWeek2 DaysWeek2 DaysWeek
206-8$350$800$360$810$380$830$400$850
257-8$400$900$400$910$430$930$450$950
408-9$450$1150$460$1160$480$1180$500$1200
5010-12$490$1250$500$1260$520$1280$540$1300
5010-12$550$1450$560$1460$580$1480$600$1500
GAS $30$58$30$58$30$58$29$58

On Site Fishing Boat Rentals


Size HP Ppl Name 4hrs 8hrs 2days addday Week
14'9.92-3
$50$75$150$65$375
16'203-5
$65$90$180$80$475
16'203-5Mat$70$110$250$100$550



Grumun$90$150$300$130$750



Speed B$100$175$350$150$850
Gas $10$15$29$29$29

Off Site Fishing Boat Rentals

(To almost any lake with public launch) 2 DAY MINIMUM

All Rates Include Delivery Burntside Lake 
(Van Vac Rd.)
Fall Lake, Burntside Lake (Passi Rd.) Farm Lake, 
White Iron Lake
Eagles Nest Lakes, Big Lake, Snowbank Lake, Birch, Bear Island 
Size Hp Ppl 2 Days Week 2 Days Week 2 Days Week 2 Days Week
14' 9.9 2-3 $200 $425 $210 $435 $230 $455 $250 $475
16' 20 3-5 $230 $525 $240 $535 $260 $555 $280 $575
16 MAT' 20 3-5 $300 $600 $310 $610 $330 $630 $350 $650
Gas $29
Grumun 60 5 $350 $800 $360 $810 $380 $830 $400 $850
Speed B 140 6 $400 $900 $410 $910 $430 $930 $450 $950
Gas $40 $110 $40 $110 $40 $110 $40 $110