Live Action Guide Service

9 reviews
In demand!

Live Action Guide Service is a full-time guide service running trips out of Green Bay, Wisconsin. Captain Zach Stadler is at the helm and is happy to cater to anyone with an interest in the outdoors, regardless of age or skill level. Hop aboard and see for yourself what makes Wisconsin such a popular destination for anglers around.

You will be fishing from a 21’ Nitro ZV21 that’s powered by a 300 HP Mercury engine that will ensure you reach the fishing grounds in no time. There’s room on the boat for up to four anglers, so you can always bring some friends along for the ride. Apart from quality navigation equipment and electronics, the boat has a live bait well as well as a wireless trolling motor that’s very useful for silent runs.

Captain Zach specializes in providing the best possible freshwater experience and will take you fishing for Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, and Muskies on his trips. Some of the gear he tends to use are Chaos tackle, Rapala lures, and Pflueger fishing gear.

The price of any given trip will include rods, reels, and terminal tackle. The exact departure location will vary depending on the species targeted. It will be up to you to bring a valid fishing license, as well as a pair of polarized sunglasses and some sunscreen for the best experience possible.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    price breakdown
    Exploring new fishing grounds is one of the best ways to spend a morning. This trip has you fishing for Muskie, Walleye, Smallmouth Bass or a combination of Walleye and Smallmouth Bass. Rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price of the trip. Make sure to bring a valid fishing license with you.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $400
    price breakdown
    A half day trip is a good way to get acquainted with the local waters. During these trips, you will be targeting Muskie, Walleye, Smallmouth Bass or a combination of Walleye and Smallmouth Bass. Rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price of the trip. Make sure to bring a valid fishing license with you.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $400
    price breakdown
    An afternoon trip is great for anyone who's not much of a morning person. During these trips, you can fish for Muskie, Walleye, Smallmouth Bass or a combination of Walleye and Smallmouth Bass. Rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price of the trip. Make sure to bring a valid fishing license with you.
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About the Captain

Zach Stadler
Suamico, Wisconsin, United States
Angler's Choice
1 Fishing Reports
9 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2018
Captain Zach Stadler was born and raised in the Green Bay Area, which contributed to him having a great amount of knowledge when it comes to fishing and hunting in the Bay. He is always enthusiastic about passing on what he knows to anyone who's wants to know more about fishing, hunting, or Green Bay in general.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Smallmouth) Bass (Smallmouth)
Muskellunge (Musky) Muskellunge (Musky)
Perch (Yellow) Perch (Yellow)
Pike (Northern) Pike (Northern)

Walleye Walleye
Whitefish (Lake) Whitefish (Lake)

Boat Specs

Nitro ZV21 (Performance fishing) originally built in 2018. Powered by a 300HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 53.8 knots.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Ice Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Suamico to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.96
out of 5 stars from 9 reviews
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Cold, but fun day!
Cold, but fun day!
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Anglers Claimed
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100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
50%
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Joe T.
Cary, Illinois
 5.00
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Great trip!!

VERIFIED   NEW  June 15, 2020
Zach was a pleasure to guide with. He has state of art equipment and does a great job trying all different types of techniques...
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Brett S.
Racine, WI
 5.00
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Walleye of Bay of Green

VERIFIED   August 20, 2019
Great day. Everyone in the boat caught lots of fish. Will be going back.
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Adam R.
Schaumburg, IL
 5.00
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Fishing with Zach

VERIFIED   September 14, 2019
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Jessica O.
Lake Villa, IL
 5.00
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Cold, but fun day!

VERIFIED   April 19, 2019
Zach took us all out for my husbands birthday. We had a great time! Zach went above and beyond to make sure that we caught...
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Brian S.
Decorah, IA
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Full Day Musky Trip with Captain Zach

VERIFIED   October 6, 2018
The luck of the Musky was not ours on this day as we were unable to land one but we fished hard for all eight hours. Boat,...
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