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Matt is a Professional Angler
who targets all freshwater
species... Crappie, Bluegills,
Bass, Pike, Walleye and even
Catfish  too. Matt has been
guiding since 2003 but has
been fishing the Metro Area,
Minnesota his entire life.
Matt's job is to ensure that
you enjoy the full experience
of a day on the water! You'll
have fun!!!
Guide Trip Pictures
Your Guide:
Matt Johnson
Anoka County, Carver County,
Chisago County, Dakota
County, Hennepin County,
Ramsey County, Scott County,
Washington County, Wright
County, Plus More...

Lake suggestions are open, or
let Matt take you to a HOT BITE.
Where Does
Matt Guide?
What Do You
Need to Bring?
Matt will provide (if you choose)...
Rods/Reels, Tackle,  Bait,
Camera (Digital)...

You need to bring a MN fishing
license, proper clothing, rain
gear, lunch/snacks, sunglasses,

Feel free to bring your own gear
if you want as well, just let Matt
If you have any
questions or would
like to book a trip for
a larger group,
please contact Matt
and a deal can be
worked out.
1 Person: $300 for 5 hours
2 People: $350 for 5 hours
3 People: $400 for 5 hours
More than 5 hours: Add $50/hour
Contact Info
Trip Highlights
Matt can be contacted via
telephone, email or by
clicking on the "Book a
Trip" link to the right,

Feel free to contact Matt if
you have any questions.
Phone: 612-385-3379
Matt also works as the Ice Team Manager and enjoys
sharing his fishing knowledge with others. Fishing is
something that's meant to be shared and experienced. It's
a lifelong sport! Catching fish is only half the battle!!!
The Boat...
Lund 2075XP Pro V Bass Boat
Mercury 250hp Pro XS Motor
Lowrance and SonarPhone Electronics
MinnKota Trolling Motor and Talons
know what you need and what you're going to bring with you.
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Chris Jensen
- Largemouth Bass -
Jeremy Cole
- Largemouth Bass -
Dan Terry
- Muskie -
Trent Ulrich
- Largemouth Bass -
James Edmonds
- Largemouth Bass -
The Edmonds family with their display of nice largemouth
Gotta love bassin'
in Minnesota!!!
Bob Kreuger
- Largemouth Bass -
Matt and Mark
- Big Sunfish -
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Marc Williams
- Nice Northern Pike -
What to Expect...
One-to-one (or one-to-two) on the water instructional guiding.
Objective is to make you a better angler!
Learn how to catch fish, as well as, why and when fish bite.
- Come away with a better understanding for which lakes to
pick and how to attack those lakes to match the given
- Leave the lake knowing where fish are located. The idea is
to be more efficient when breaking down a lake to find the
- Gain a better understanding what role the weather plays in
finding and catching fish.

- Build confidence in using artificial presentations. Leave
with the ability to go out on your own and catch fish with
- Find out when to use different types of presentations.
- Know where to present your bait on a given piece of
structure. Also discover the importance of boat control and
how it can make you a better angler.

- Learn how to put together the right setup for various
situations. Match the right reel with the right rod, the right
lure with the right line, etc.
- Gain a better understanding of how to read your
electronics. Learn all about the new systems and how they
work. From now on you'll know exactly what you're looking
- Walk away knowing that you can make a more educated
decision when rigging your boat with the latest gear.

It's All About YOU!!!!!
- Bring questions and the day will be tailored to fit your
needs and demands. The day on the water is indeed all
about you and what you want to learn. Let's have fun and
work together to make you a better angler!
It's no secret that we take fishing seriously and there is no
substitute for getting a hands-on approach to better
understanding both the tools and techniques for how to
become a better angler.

Whether you want panfish, bass, walleyes or anything in
between, a day on the water can be refined to ensure you
get the most out of the experience!!!
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Mark Goodman
- Giant Largemouth Bass -
- Largemouth Bass -
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