The Angler's Choice Guide Service  

2015 Open Water Fishing

Rates (All fishing equipment included: rods, reels, tackle, fish cleaning and packing)

Walleye, Crappie, Northern Pike, Perch and Bluegill

  • $295 up to 9-hour day 1-3 people (BAIT INCLUDED)
  • $215 up to 5-hour day 1-3 people (BAIT INCLUDED)
  • $50 per additional person

Musky and Bass Fishing (Musky Not Guaranteed)

  • $295 up to 9-hour day 1-3 people
  • $215 up to 5-hour day 1-3 people
  • $50 per additional person
  • Includes Bait


  • Shore Lunch: $15 per person, which includes, corn on the cob, baked beans, fresh fish caught and cleaned that day, fried onions, potatoes and bottled water.
  • Box Lunch/Sandwiches: $12 per person, which includes, homemade bread, deli sliced meats and cheese, (no packaged lunch meat), tomatoes and lettuce, (these are 1 pound sandwiches) and bottled water


  • Your fishing customized to your request
  • Children welcome (must be accompanied by a parent)
  • Boat:2014 18 ½ ft Pro Competitor powered by a 2014 90 H.P. Mercury Optimax Tiller control, Bow Mount I-Pilot Minn Kota trolling motor,Transom Mount Minn Kota trolling motor, Lowrance HDS 8 Depth Locater and G.P.S.
  • Fish cleaning and packing at no extra fee
  • Meeting location discussed one day prior to guided trip
  • Current licensing mandatory

Recommended Gear

  • Spring: rainsuit, warm clothing, & polarized sunglasses
  • Summer: rainsuit, sunblock, & polarized sunglasses
  • Fall: rain suit, warm clothing, & polarized sunglasses
  • If lunch not purchased, bring water, juice and snacks

Prime Seasons

  • Spring (Apr 20 - Jun 1): walleye, crappie, smallmouth & largemouth bass, brook & lake trout, pike
  • Summer (June 1 - Sep 1): walleye, perch, largemouth bass, muskie, lake trout, sunfish
  • Fall (Sep 1 - Dec 1): walleye, crappie, perch, lake trout, muskie
  • Will take fishing out of prime season


  • Any cancelation, for any reason, will be used for future fishing date.
  • Open water fishing requires a $150 deposit per day. Full or 1/2 Day


Points of Departure

Fishing trips depart from:
  • Arbor Vita-Woodruff
    8216 South State Rd. 51
    Minocqua, WI 54548
  • Manitowish Waters
    Hwy 51 and Airport Road
    Manitowish Waters, WI 54545
  • St. Germain
    73 Wisconsin 70
    St Germain, WI 54558
  • Mercer
    5150N Hwy 51
    Mercer, WI 54512
  • Lake Tomahawk
    7197 Hwy 47
    Lake Tomahawk, WI 54539
  • Boulder Junction
    5352 Park St.
    Boulder Junction, WI 54512


    Fishing Father & Sons   Fishing Stringer of Walleyes
    Fishing Kids Bluegill   Two Nice Small Mouth Bass
    Fishing for Small Mouth Bass   Fishing Ladies Bluegill
    Large Musky Fishing   Traditional Shore Lunch served up by John Andrew

    Fully licensed and insured, John offers his customers the benefits of his 41 years of fishing experience on Northwoods and Canadian waters, a track record that includes two World records and two Outstanding Angling Achievement awards documented at the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame . . .

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