Spaeth Outdoors

12384 Sunset Drive
Crosslake MN, United States

Spaeth Outdoors offers exciting fishing trips at unbeatable rates on Cross Lake, Minnesota. The local waters are well-known for being hard to master, but Captain Nick is a knowledgeable guide who knows the lake like the back of his hand. Spaeth Outdoors guarantees a lot of fishing, adventure, and laughs on their trips. Intrigued? Look no further!

Captain Nick will take you out on his 21-foot Lund boat, built in 2014. It comes powered by a 300 HP Mercury engine and a 9.9 HP Mercury Pro for more security. The boat has a maximum cruising speed of 67 knots, so it can take you to your fishing grounds in no time. It comes fully rigged with safety equipment and top-notch navigational electronics, which include three GPS, a radar, a VHF radio, and three fish finders. Perfect for accommodating up to six anglers, this boat is wheelchair accessible and features a wireless trolling motor for a quiet ride, an ice-box to keep the catch fresh during the day, a live bait tank, and downriggers for a professional fishing experience.

Fishing Cross Lake with Spaeth Outdoors is an exciting opportunity to catch the best fish the area has to offer. The Captain is very familiar with the methods that work best, including bottom fishing, trolling, spinning, popping, spearfishing, jigging, and many more. Your targeted species will depend on the season and will include Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Walleye, Crappie, Muskie, Sturgeon, Whitefish, Northern Pike, and Sunfish.

A fishing trip with Spaeth Outdoors comes inclusive with all you need to make an outstanding catch possible. You will be provided with gear, tackle, bait, and lures, as well as licenses for you and your party. The captain will send your catch home cleaned, filleted, and ready to go straight into the frying pan. You will also be offered drinks and snacks, so feel free to bring your own food if you wish.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    10 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 500
    up to 4 persons
    Fishing, adventure, and guaranteed laughs. You will be fishing for Walleye, Sturgeon, Bass, Pike, Sunfish, Musky, Whitefish, and many more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Jan - 1 Dec
    US$ 300
    up to 4 persons
    Ready to explore and make memories? Let me know what you are interested in or I can take you to a secret spot (maybe). Tight lines!
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Largemouth)
Bass (Smallmouth)
Brown Trout

Muskellunge (Musky)
Pike (Northern)
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)


Boat Specs

Lund (Angler) originally built in 2014. Powered by 2 300HP Mercury engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 67 knots.

21 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing
Ice Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License Included


Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Disabled Accessible


Book with 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3.5% fee.

About the Captain

Nick "Red" Spaeth
Crosslake, Minnesota, United States
Member since April 2017
Captain Nick "Red" Spaeth has over 34 years of experience of fishing. Red had the opportunity to grow up in Minnesota's great outdoors. Both his grandfather and father taught him the true value of fishing, hunting and sportsmanship. Nick is very passionate about sharing the legacy of fishing and hunting with others.
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