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Chicago Area Hotspots
East and West Loon

Evergreen Lake
Fox River
Fox Chain of Lakes
Heidecke Lake
Lake of Egypt
Lake Geneva
Lake Michigan
LaSalle Lake
N/E Illinois Lakes
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Shabonna Lake
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Silver Lake
Snake Den Hollow
Southern Wisconsin

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Mepps Magnum Musky Killer Single Treble
Mepps Magnum
 Musky Killer
Single Treble

 Musky Mania Ernie or Li'l Ernie
  Musky Mania
Ernie or Li'l Ernie

Big Goomba
Musky Hunter Guide Service

Rich Gallagher
Fox Chain of Lakes, East& West Loon,
Shabbona, Silver, Evergreen,
Snake Den Hollow,
and other local lakes in
Northern Illinois & Wisconsin

 Specializing in Trophy Musky
1253 Cobblers Crossing
Elgin, IL
Phone Number:  (847) 741-9771
Awards:1996 & 1997 2nd place Muskies,Inc Multi- Species. Largest July release, Largest Walleye Release .... Writer for Outdoor Notebook, Muskies, Inc. Magazine. Also seminar speaker on Muskies.


49.5 Inch Catch and Release Fish
In other words you could catch it too.
 
Big Goomba  Guide Service

bigoomba@aol.com

See Rich's Fishing Report on Fishin.com



Elgin Illinois Hotel & Motel Registrations
Spendthrift Sportfishing Charters
Captain JerryNied

Lake Michigan & Chicago

Salmon and Trout

No Fish No Pay

1091 West Dearborn Lane
Vernon Hills IL 60061

Phone: 1 800 726- 7309

 
               36 footCustom Tiara

fishjerry@aol.com

Spendthrift Charters Home Page

Vernon Hills Hotel and Motel Registrations


Muske "62" Guide Service
Phillip Gutmann
NE Illinois/SE Wisconsin

Trophy Muskie
4200 Greenfield Ln

Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
Phone: 847-669-8286


muske62@msn.com

Muske 62 Guide Service
Home Page


MORNING AFFAIR
Lake Michigan Sport Fishing Charters
Captain Ken LaBelle
Lake Michigan, Winthrop Harbor, Il.

Salmon and Trout
315 Dacy St.
Woodstock, Il.
60098
Phone: 815-337-2803

Morning Affair Charters Home Page

 kens-drydock@stans.com
Fishing for Salmon & Trout aboard
a 32' Trojan w/FlyBridge out of
Winthrop Harbor, Il. 7 days a week.
NO FISH---NO PAY


Woodstock Area Hotels and Motels - Register HERE!
Caliente' Charters
Master Captain Kelly Campise
Lake Michigan

Salmon and Trout

1224 E. Algonquin Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Phone #: 847-812-6191

Caliente Charters Home Page

kidcampise@aol.com

Fish on board my new 40' Luhrs Convertible
equipped with all the latest and state of the art
electronics, gear and tackle.


Schaumberg Area Hotels and Motels
TMA Charters, Inc.
NO FISH - NO PAY
Capt. Les Wood
 Lake Michigan Waukegan Harbor, IL
 Salmon & Trout
 
PO Box 382 
Lombard, IL. 60148

Phone: 847-736-7150

TMA Charters Inc. 
Home Page


TMACharters@aol.com
Welcome to TMA Charters, your full service
sport fishing provider for Salmon and Trout on
beautiful Lake Michigan in Waukegan, IL.

Lombard Area Hotels and Motels


M & M Outfitters
Mike Reed and Matt Adams
Rend Lake and Lake of Egypt
Crappie and Largemouth Bass

Phone: 618-927-9569

 

M and M Outfitters Home Page

Contact Info
Crappie and Bass fishing in Southern Illinois. Lake of Egypt is a power plant lake that stays warm all winter. Several fish over 10 pounds have been caught in this Southern Illinois impoundment.


Hayden's Pro Guide Service
John Hayden
Lake Shelbyville

Bass, Crappie, Walleye, White Bass & Unfortunately Muskie
3500 Marion Mattoon
IL 61938

Phone: 217-273-8183

Hayden's Weekly Fishing Report 
on Fishin.com for Shelbybille Lake

 

Hayden's Pro Guide Service

fishing@johnhayden.com  


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Urbahn's Guide Service
Gary Urbahn
Lake Geneva
Chicago area Hot-Spots

Large and Smallmouth Bass

190 Park Ct.
Hinckley IL 60520

Phone: 815 286 9500

See Gary's Fishin Report on Fishin.com

 fastbass@hinckleyaccess.com


Jay Angel's Multi Lake and Multi Species Fishing Guide Service
Jay Angel
Shabbona Lake, Heidecke Lake, LaSalle Lake, Evergreen Lake
Largemouth Bass, Walleyes, Smallmouth Bass, Crappies, Hybrid Stripers

2821 6th St Peru, IL 61354
Phone:(815)739-7030

  dekalbfish@yahoo.com

Fish where the fish are biting and for the species that is biting right here in Northern Illinois with Jay Angel. Angel is not limited to one lake or one species of fish. He fishes for what is biting right now!

Glenview Area Hotels and Motels

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SEASONAL LISTING - ICE FISHING - November - February

Hard Water Guide Service
Ryan Jacobsen/Mike Rodgers
Bangs Lake, Wauconda, IL
Northern Pike, Largemouth Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Perch
City Wauconda,
Zip Code 60084

Phone: 224-634-0029
Email Address: samroycy@yahoo.com
Full service ice fishing guide service on well-known Bangs Lake in Wauconda, IL.
Everything included. Call for rates.


Into The Outdoors
Todd Berg
All of Northern Illinois / Southern WI

Bass, Pike, Musky, Walleye, Salmon, Panfish

25705 Arrowhead Drive
Mundelein IL 60060

Phone #: 847-922-1271

Into the Outdoors Home Page

sales@intotheoutdoors.net

Guide of the month article Wild Game Gallery


Mundelein Area Hotel and Motel Registration

 

 
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Ed's Fox River Guide Service
Ed Diem
Illinois Portion of the Fox River

Smallmouth & Walleye primarily
but fish for all game fish in the river

Elgin, IL 60123
Phone: 847-373-0985 - Cell

Ed's Fox River Guide Service
Home Page

AnglerEd@ChicagolandFishing.com

Wading and shoreline trips..I'll do my best to put you on fish but also leave you with a greater understanding of how to fish rivers.


Kristy Lynn II
Sportfishing Charter

Terry & Bonnie Nied

Lake Michigan

Trout Species of Lake Michigan
and Salmon, Brown, Steelhead, Lake Trout

Chicago, Waukegan,
Winthrop Harbor in Illinois
Phone:  1-800-487-0199

"NO FISH - NO PAY"



TNied680@aol.com

Kristy Lynn Charters Home Page

Chicago Area Hotels and Motels Register HERE!

Confusion Charters
Capt. Bob Poteshman
Lake Michigan: Indiana, Illinois
& Wisconsin Waters

(I.E. I Move with the Fish)
Salmon & Trout Trolling
Northpoint Marina, Hammond Marina
& Waukegan Harbor
Phone: Toll Free
1-888-929-FISH (3474)


Call2Fish@aol.com

Confusion Charters Home Page

Diamond Ghost Charters

Captain Anthony Bovenzo
Fishing Illinois & Wisconsin Waters
Of Lake Michigan

Salmon & Trout

North Point Marina,
Winthrop Harbor, IL

Phone: 847-838-2037

Diamond Ghost Charters
Home Page

  dmdghost@att.net
Lake Michigan Sport Fishing Charter Service Fishing for salmon & trout 7 days a week, All takle Furnished. North Point Marina , Winthrop Hbr. IL April thru October


Migrator Charters
Captain Bob Rossa
Lake Michigan

Salmon and Trout

14513 Kishwaukee Valley Rd.
Woodstock, Illinois 60098

Phone: 815-338-8093

Migrator Charters Home Page

CaptBobCharters@aol.com

NO FISH - NO PAY! Fish Lake Michigan with Master Captain Bob Rossa aboard the Migrator. Charters starting at  $250.00.
Woodstock Area Hotels and Motels


"Lucky Dog Charters"
Captain Jim Kaske
Lake Michigan
Coho, Chinook, Steelhead, Lake Trout, 
Brown Trout

109 N. Greenwood Ave.
Palatine, Illinois 60074

Phone #: (847) 812-1436

Lucky Dog Charters 
Home Page

  luckydogcharters@aol.com

Affordable Salmon and Trout fishing just North of Chicago. On a spacious Trojan 10 Meter with a 13` beam. Top of the line gear supplied.

Pallatine Area Hotels and Motels


Lithia Springs Guide Service
Ken Wilson, Walt Watts
Over 50 years combined experience
Lake Shelbyville
Bass, Crappie, Walleye, White Bass, Muskie
719 West Main
Shelbyville, Il. 62565

Phone: 217-774-5756
Cell: 217- 454-2672


 

 Lithia Springs Guide Service
 Home Page


kencarol@consolidated.net


Northpoint Charter Boat Association
Lake Michigan-Winthrop Harbor, IL.

Salmon-Trout

3N902 Bittersweet Rd

Saint Charles, IL. 60175
Business phone: 800 247 6727
My Phone: 630 513 9726
  npcba@sbcglobal.net

 
Northpoint Charter Boat Association
 Home Page
 Northpoint Charter Boat Association operates a fleet of Charter Boats from Winthrop Harbor, IL.  Experienced Captains, large groups or small groups.

Addiction Charters
Capt Dave Garnier
Lake Michigan
Kings, Steelhead, Coho, Browns, Lakers
2712 Norma Ct 
Glenview IL 60025

Phone: 847 456 2755
 Addiction Charters Home Page

dave@addictioncharters.net

Fun and affordable Salmon and Trout fishing
just North of Chicago out of North Point
Marina, Lake Michigan's most productive port.


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Northern Illinois

Big Goomba
Musky Hunter Guide Service

Rich Gallagher
Fox Chain of Lakes, East & West Loon,
Shabbona, Silver, Evergreen,
Snake Den Hollow,
and other local lakes in

Northern Illinois & Wisconsin
 Specializing in Trophy Musky
1253 Cobblers Crossing
Elgin, IL
Phone Number:  (847) 741-9771
Awards:1996 & 1997 2nd place Muskies, Inc
Multi Species. Largest July release, Largest
Walleye Release .... Writer for Outdoor
Notebook, Muskies, Inc. Magazine.
Also seminar speaker on Muskies.

Big Goomba  Guide Service

bigoomba@aol.com

See Rich's Fishing Report on Fishin.com

49.5 Inch Catch and Release Fish
In other words you could catch it too.


FATMAN's FLY FISHING
GUIDE SERVICE
Rich "The FATMAN" Brown
Southern WI, Northern IL, NE Iowa,
Great Lakes Tributaries

Salmon, Steelhead, In-land
Trout, and Muskies

209 Kendall St.
Burlington, WI 53105

Phone: 847.781.2526
or page 847.762.0784


 fishinfatman@fishinfatman.com

Illinois Fishing Books
1.Fishing Southern Illinois

2. Southern Illinois Fishing Map Guide:
Lake Maps and Fishing Information for Over
150 Lakes Plus the Smithland Pool Area of the Ohio River


3.Fishing Lake Michigan: Illinois-Indiana

4.Great Fishing Close to Chicago

5.Northern Illinois Area Fishing Guide

6.Fishing Northern Illinois Top 20 Lakes

   

Christensen Guide Service
Captain Mel Christensen
Lake Michigan:
Waukegan /Winthrop Harbor; Illinois
Fox Chain of Lakes,   Lake Geneva Wi.;
Hayward Wi, Door County Wi.,
Lake Vermilion Minnesota;
Lake Erie, Port Clinton Ohio

Walleyes, Muskies, Bass & Salmon

2412 Steeplechase Ln.
Spring Grove IL 60081

Phone: 815-678-7051
Business Phone 815-678-7051


Christensen Guide Service
Home Page Link


mchriste@mc.net

Multi species guide service in northern Illinois &
Southern Wisconsin. Trophy Walleyes &
Smallmouth on the Great lakes. Musky hunts
in Wisconsin & Minnesota.


Into The Outdoors
Todd Berg
All of Northern Illinois / Southern WI

Bass, Pike, Musky, Walleye, Salmon, Panfish

25705 Arrowhead Drive
Mundelein IL 60060

Phone #: 847-922-1271
Into the Outdoors Home Page

sales@intotheoutdoors.net
See Todd's Fishing Report on
Fishin.com

Guide of the month article Wild Game Gallery


Muske "62" Guide Service
Phillip Gutmann
NE Illinois/SE Wisconsin

Trophy Muskie
4200 Greenfield Ln

Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
Phone: 847-669-8286


muske62@msn.com

Muske 62 Guide Service
Home Page


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