Hayward Lake Outpost

Wilderness Outpost

  • Island Location

  • Two lakes for the price of one

  • 35 miles west from airbase

  • Northerns & Walleyes

  • Friday Fly-in/Fly-out

  • Parties of 2 – 6

Hayward Lake, 35 miles (20 minutes) west of our Tukanee Lake Base is 3 miles long x 1 mile wide, has a sandy, rocky structure with weeds and has a variable depth from 10 to 20 feet. There is a long stretch of sandy beach across the lake from the cabin. Herrick Lake, a 4 mile long lake with excellent Northern, Walleye and Perch fishing is accessible from the north end of Hayward Lake.

The island cabin is built of wood frame construction, is 14 x 26 ft with built in beds and foam mattresses, propane lighting, wood burning airtight for heat, a full size propane refrigerator, a full size propane cookstove with oven. All cooking utensils and dishes are supplied.

A 14 ft aluminum boat with 6 hp outboard is provided for each two adult fishermen.

Recommended tackle for Northerns is spinners, spoons, plugs, anything BIG, 15 lb test line, medium action rod and for Walleyes, jigs & minnows/crawlers, 6 – 10 lb test line, light – ultra light rod.

There are no other outfitters or cabins on this lake. We limit Hayward/Herrick to 60 fishermen per season to ensure a high quality fishing experience.