Learn how to Fish Shabbona Lake !
Call (815) 824-2581 to set up a Guide Trip or to ask about prices!

Bob Stellwagen

Fishing 101 Expert

Learn how to fish for Crappie, Bass, and Walleye

  • Learn: When, Where and How in a fully equipped modern boat.
  • Fishing 101 is designed to teach what works on Shabbona Lake.
  • Basic Crappie, Bass & Wallaye Techniques.




    Duane Landmeier

    Muskie Guide

  • 10 years experience fishing for Muskie across U.S. and Canada.
  • Handled over 100 Muskies between 30"-46".
  • Lived near Shabbona his whole life!
  • Fully rigged Lund 1650 Angler Boat.




    Rich McElligott

    Fly Fishing Guide

  • College Fly Fishing Instructor
  • Shabbona Lake’s ONLY Fly Fishing Guide
  • 2-3 Hour on the water fly fishing lesson
  • ˝ day Guide Trips
  • Fly tying classes








    Don Prescott

  • Multi-species Guide
  • Bass, Walleye, Muskie Specialist
  • State Record Muskie Holder
  • Chicagoland Fishing TV Personality
  • Fishing Guide Since 1985

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