Fishing Info & Reports 

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Big Bear Hideaway (715) 479-8528
Unique log cabins on the west edge of town. On snowmobile and bike trails.

Boulder Junction Motor Lodge (715) 385-2825
Exceptionally clean and quiet. Fish cleaning house, ample parking. Conveniently located next to restaurants.

Boulder Marine Center(715) 385–2177
Sales, service, rentals, parts. Storage, pontoons, boats, PWCs, motors, trailers, docks, lifts, snowmobile & apparel.

Headwaters Restaurant & Tavern (715) 385-2601
Located on the Manitowish River, just over the bridge, two blocks north of Downtown Boulder Junction Wisconsin on County Rd. M North along the paved bicycle trail.

Moondeer & Friends Gallery (715) 385-2082
Contemporary fine art & craft. Many smaller gift items, cards, books, CDs. Professional custom frame service.

Ice Conditions

Report filed: Monday, November 24th, 2014

Most area lakes are frozen (Trout is still open) and some bays and smaller lakes are accessible by foot, however, this is very early season so extreme caution is advised. Be sure to check the thickness of the ice as ...

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Fall Colors on Our Lakes

Report filed: Thursday, October 16th, 2014

The fall colors this year on our lakes has been one of the best color seasons I can remember. We had and still have some great autumn colors. This to me has been a longer than normal color season. It ...

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Teaching Walleye Fishing

Report filed: Monday, October 6th, 2014

Most every time a guide goes fishing for walleyes in our Northwood’s Lakes it evolves teaching. A lot of folks enjoy eating walleyes but have not fished for walleyes with a Jig and live bait. I suppose we should have ...

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The Pursuit of Muskies

Report filed: Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

The fall season reminds us that it is time to fish for the Musky, because the fish are more active with the cooler waters and they start to feed to store their reserves for winter. Many of us gear up ...

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Fishing & Making Memories

Report filed: Friday, September 5th, 2014

I just had a visit from some dear friends from my early years in the Northwoods and it gave me an idea for this column. I thought I would tell you some of our great memories about our early fishing ...

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