Area Fishing Guides

The following experienced local guides can help you gain some fishin' tales.  Let 'em know what kind of fish you'd like to try for and they will pick the lake with the best chances of letting you have some fun.  Boat, gas, life jacket, tackle and bait provided.  You bring snacks, camera and your MN fishing license.  (Pricing may vary.)

Steve Dody's Guide Service  - (612) 590-7192
(good buddy of Big John)
$ ----- persons Half-Day Trip, Full-Day trips
Winner of the 1999 Muskies Inc. Tournament on Leech.

Rick Franklin - (218) 732-4669, cell: 218-255-0974
Professional Walleye fisherman - Big John LOVES this companionable guy.

Harv Lueck  -  cell: 218-368-5495
$225 1-3 persons Half-Day Trip (full day =$350)
High school biology teacher, specializes walleye in many surrounding lakes including Leech.

Gary Trimble - (218) 547-2688 
$225 1-3 persons Half-Day Trip
Retired Phys Ed teacher/football coach -specializes in Leech Lake fishing education.

Dan Craven  - (218) 547-2869
$200 1-3 persons Half-Day Trip

Jack Shriver - (218) 547-2250
$250 1-3 persons Half-Day Trip
Owns a bait shop in Walker and specializes in trophy  muskie, walleye and pan fish on Leech Lake.

Reggie Thiel - (218) 760-3388    
$350 2 persons Half-Day Trip
Specializes in walleye on Leech Lake and Cass.

Small lake fisherman including 11th Crow Wing Lake and chain – (fishing educator).  Will fish Leech Lake – specializing in walleye, northern, bass (and he knows some good crappie lakes).