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Big Bear Hideaway (715) 479-8528
Unique log and stone vacation cabins. Year-round lodging. West edge of Boulder Junction.

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.

Erv Keller Guide Service (715) 605-2349
Full-time licensed guide for all species. 30 years experience.

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.

Unusual Summer Fishing Continues

Report filed: Thursday, August 21st, 2014

I chose this title of my column this week because it has been a strange year, as we all know, for fishing this year. It started with our cold start of spring, ice off on May the 8th, and continued ...

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Active Fish even with Cold Fronts

Report filed: Thursday, July 31st, 2014

We are in mid-summer and fishing has remained pretty good overall. Fish have been active despite the cold fronts that have been battering the area. With walleye, we have been finding them in fairly shallow weeds, 5 to 13 feet ...

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Fisherman Training

Report filed: Friday, July 25th, 2014

These past few weeks have been very busy for me. I have had the opportunity to fish with a lot of new people to our area. This is a very good thing for the Northwoods and our economy. It is ...

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Patience and Perserverence is the Name of the Game

Report filed: Friday, July 11th, 2014

Our unsettled weather continues with record cold temperatures flanked by humid, sticky Thunderstorms - what can I say, it's the Northwoods, wait a few minutes and it will change! I won't say all the Mosquitos are gone, but they ...

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Great Fishing Day with an Oops

Report filed: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Today was a great fishing day with some nice clients from the Milwaukee area. We fished a Vilas County Lake otherwise know as Banana Lake. These folks had 4 in their party so I was able to get Marty Clauson ...

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