Northwoods Fishing Guide Service

All of our Guides are VERY experienced.  If I cannot accommodate you I will find another one from our group that can!

Jeff Bolander Summer and Ice Fishing Guide for Minocqua, Arbor Vitae,
St Germain, Lac du Flambeau, Boulder Junction, Manitowish Waters Wisconsin

Open water Fishing Guide in Summer and Ice Fishing Guide in the Winter!

My specialty is light to medium tackle, small to big water finesse fishing.  I cover Minocqua, Woodruff, Arbor Vitae, Lac du Flambeau, Manitowish Waters, St Germain, Hazelhurst and Boulder Junction area lakes for a variety of warm and cold water species, including, but not limited to: Walleye, Northern Pike, Musky, Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, Bluegill, Perch, Crappies, and Brook Trout.

I take great pleasure in taking out first-timers and/or children. WE HAVE FUN!

My Summer Equipment
2017 Lund Pro Guide 1875 powered by a 90hp Merc, Humminbird Helix color fish finders on the front and back. The boat can accommodate up to 4 clients and me, at my discretion. In rare cases I will take 5.

2020 Summer Rates
$275 for 4 hour trip for 2 clients
$325 for 6 hour trip for 2 clients
$375 for 8 hour trip for 2 clients
All trips include live bait and gear
Additional charges:
$50 Additional clients
$100 per Tag boat

No Fish -- No Pay! (does not include Musky trips)

A $100 deposit via CC is required to book any trip. If the trip is cancelled for any reason the deposit may be forfeited but may be applied to a future trip. I will not charge anything to the credit card unless you don't show up.

I accept Credit cards and cash. No checks please. Credit card payments are assessed a 3% charge.

I do fish in the rain but not in thunder and lightning. If it is unbearably cold and wet we can cancel. I am interested in giving you a good time, not pneumonia. :-)

What You Need to Bring:
- Proper Clothing including:
- Rain gear
- Warm clothing
- Sun protection items such as hats, sun glasses, etc.
- Cooler with drinks and snacks for your party
- Camera
- Valid Wisconsin Fishing License
2019-20
My Ice Fishing Winter Rates
for 1 to 20 clients:  
$300 for up to 6 hour trip
Does not includes bait and gear
I have a minimal amount of gear.  You need to bring any gear you wish to use including tents, poles, tip ups and shacks.  I will put you on fish and show you how I catch them but I will not drill all the holes and reset tip-ups all day.

 

A $100 deposit via CC is required to book any trip. If the trip is cancelled for any reason the deposit may be forfeited but may be applied to a future trip.  I will not charge anything to the credit card unless you don't show up.

I accept Credit cards and cash. No checks please.  Credit card payments are assessed a 3% charge.

I do fish in heavy snowfall. I won't fish on iffy ice although no ice is 100% safe.  If it is unbearably cold and windy we can cancel. I am interested in giving you a good time, not pneumonia. :-)

What You Need to Bring:
- Proper Clothing including:
- Warm boots (tall if ice is slushy)
- Warm clothing
- Sun protection items such as hats, sun glasses, etc.
- Cooler with drinks and snacks for your party
- Camera
- Valid Wisconsin Fishing License