Here is what Men's Journal has to say about Eagle River Ice Fishing
Check out the October 2004 Issues Perfect Weekend Sections.
Great American Weekend Number 50 (Under $200)
By Jason Daley
More than 25 percent of the fish caught in Wisconsin are nabbed when the lakes have frozen over, which tells you how popular ice fishing in in dairy country. One of the choicest areas to auger a hole is around Eagle River, where walleye, bass, and perch swim in the area's 1,300 lakes and 73 rivers and streams (jig pole and tip-up rentals from $40 at Eagle Sports Center Snag a room overlooking the Wisconsin River at the Eagle River Inn. SPLURGE! Jim Stanzil will guide you and your friends through a day of walleye fishing for $250.
Are you an Ice Fishing Rookie? Check out Don Crass and his friends at Team Beaver. This group introduces and promotes the benefits of Ice Fishing. Their Mission Statement reads: Team Beaver believes that there is a need in our country to introduce the hunting and fishing sports to individuals of all ages, genders and backgrounds who have not yet been able to experience them.
Don't Forget to stop in to check out our Moccasin Inventory at the Arrow Gift Shop. While you are there, let us know how the fishing was. Or better yet, stop in and we will try to let you know where they are catching them. The owner John and his sons and daughters are avid Ice Fisherman