What should you expect when you book a fishing trip with Captain David Berg? Here is a list of the things that you should bring, as well as a list of what is provided. Prepare for maximum enjoyment!

Licensed Captain

You don’t need to travel days to experience quality fishing. Southern Wisconsin is a true fish factory offering something for everyone with its hundreds of lakes and dozens of rivers. David Berg (LD) will take you to the next bite within two hours of your home or business. Fish for walleye, northern pike, catfish, bass and panfish in both pristine country and metro environments. Dave will teach you fishing techniques and spots learned over his 40 plus years of experience. They will be yours for a lifetime to keep and share with friends and family.

What to Bring

  • Fishing license
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, hat
  • Cooler with food and beverages
  • Appropriate clothing for weather-layers work best-and don’t forget rain gear

What's Included

  • Professionally rigged and maintained boat
  • All equipment and bait necessary
  • Fish cleaning available
  • Photos available
  • Friendly professional dedicated to making your trip enjoyable


You’ll be fishing in a 20' Yar-Craft 2095 BT with a 150hp Mercury Marine Optimax tiller. The Yar-Craft 2095 BT is designed for people who take fishing to the next level. Yar-Craft's exclusive Pods design on the transom allows a true backtroller like yourself to comfortably break through 2' and 3' and even bigger waves without a second thought. You'll find yourself breaking down the waves, riding smoothly, navigating choppy waters, and thoroughly enjoying your day fishing away. Dave’s new Humminbird Helix leaves no room for the fish to hide.


David Berg is an experienced fishing guide specializing in the Madison Chain of Lakes in Dane County, Wisconsin and the Fox River Basin in Marquette, Fond du Lac and Winnebago Counties, Wisconsin. These include Lake Monona, Lake Mendota, Lake Waubesa, Lake Kegonsa, Castle Rock, Lake Petenwell, Lake Wisconsin, Puckaway Lake, Green Lake and Swan Lake, as well as the many rivers. He will make your fishing trip memorable by teaching you new techniques to catch walleye, northern pike, catfish, bass and panfish.

Choose Your Trip

Dave has 40 plus years of experience to help you learn to fish like an expert during your private tour. You can share the professional angling lessons you received with your family and friends. Dave is also an experienced seminar presenter. Feel free to contact him if you need a speaker on fishing Southern Wisconsin lakes for your sport show or expo.

Half Day

Relax and enjoy four hours of fishing in your preferred location, whether it's on a quiet lake, a recommended spot on a river, or a little-known but never-fails location hidden in plain sight on a larger lake.

Starting at $250 Per Half Day

Any questions?



Give yourself time to test and hone the new skills and techniques you learned during the first day on your second day out (sixteen hours total). Switch it up and fish for different species. Make more memories.

Starting at $700 Per Weekend

Ready to do some serious fishing?




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