Jim Stanzil Guide Service

6966 A Orchard La
Three Lakes, WI 54562
(715) 546-4126
(715) 617-4777 - mobile
Jim Stanzil Guide Service



Jim Stanzil has 26 years experience as a fishing guide. He won 1st Place in the Spring Classic Musky Tournament, 1t place in the Three Lakes Invitational, 5th place at Pauls Pro Am Musky Tour and 4th and 5th Place at Sugar Camp Walleye Tour.

Jim fishes out of Three Lakes Chain, Eagle River Chain and also Eagle River area within 20 miles.

He fishes for Muskie, Northern Pike, Walleye, Largemouth Bass, Small Mouth Bass, Crappies, Perch and all species at different times during the season.

Jim also does a lot of fly fishing brook trout and browns, night fishing for walleye during the ice fishing season, half and full days open water fishing mostly during daylight hours.

Children of any age are welcome as long as they are accompanied by a parent, half days are preferred for younger children.

Jim's boat is "handicap accessible".

Jim can also guide large groups and have follow along boats.

There is always a lot of action when fishing with Jim Stanzil, if the walleyes aren't biting then you will fish for crappies or perch and northerns but you can always expect to catch some fish with Jim.

About Your Trip
Jim's boat is a 18'6" Alumacraft Tournament with tiller steering, its powered by a 90 HP Evinrude Motor in addition to a tough boat he has Lorance GRAF, and a Minnkota trolling motor. St. Croix Rods and Shimano Reels are provided. Bait such as minnows, nite crawlers, and leeches provided at an extra cost.

Optional Services:

  • Ice Fishing
  • Guiding by full day and half day
  • Specializing in evening fishing for walleyes
  • All bait and tackle supplied plus tip up and jig poles
  • Bring the whole family and have a fun day on the ice
  • Bring a business group and show them a fun time on the ice
  • Specializing in Walleyes and Panfish will also fish Northern during the day
  • Price depends on amount of people
  • Shore Lunches Available (Additional Charge For Shore Lunch)
  • Fly Fishing also available
  • Jim can refer you to lodging in the area, restaurants and entertainment
  • Taxidermy Service can also be referred.
Clients should bring along:
  • Seasonally appropriate clothing
  • Sun Screen
  • Rain Gear
  • Cameras
  • Hat and Fishing Glasses
  • Fishing License
  • Lunch
  Rates:
Fishing by Full day up to 3 people:
  • $350.00 - 2 people
  • $400.00 - 3 people
Fishing By Half Day up to 3 people:
  • $225.00 - 2 people
  • $275.00 - 3 people

** Rates subject to change without notice.