Contact Travis Frank

Phone: 612-382-6927

To book a guided fishing trip or discuss details, please fill out the form to the right and click submit - or use the information above to reach Travis directly.

265 S Oak St
Waconia, MN
United States


Travis Frank and Trophy Encounters Guide Service specializes in fully-guided fishing trips for Muskie, Walleye, Bass, Northern Pike and Panfish on Lake Minnetonka, Lake Waconia, Lake Mille Lacs and other Metro Minnesota Waters.‚Äč

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Trophy Encounters Guide Service specializes in guided fishing trips on Lake Minnetonka and Lake Waconia.  Founded in 1999 by Travis Frank, Trophy Encounters Guide Service is dedicated to creating life-long memories on the water.   All fishing trips are fully furnished with top of the line gear.  Plan your dream fishing trip around the fish you want to catch and let Travis Frank and his team of guides handle the rest.  Trophy Encounters Guide Service specializes in Muskie (musky) fishing, Walleye fishing, Bass fishing & Northern Pike fishing adventures on Lake Minnetonka, Lake Waconia & other metro waters.


Walleye fISHING
minnesota's State Fish

Minnesota's state fish, the walleye, are abundant in Lake Waconia and Lake Minnetonka, as well as surrounding waters.  Take your chance at landing a trophy, or catch a tasty meal for the frying pan.  Contact Travis Frank to learn more about peak walleye fishing time periods.

Muskie (Musky) fISHING
Freshwater King

Muskies have long held a reputation as the fish of 10,000 casts.  Not here.  Muskies are arguably the most exciting fish to catch in freshwater.  Lake Waconia and Lake Minnetonka are exceptional muskie fisheries. One encounter with a trophy muskie and you'll never forget the fish or the experience.

action packed outings

Lake Minnetonka and Lake Waconia are two of Minnesota's premier bass fishing lakes.  Hook into a high-flying bass and you'll understand why they are one of America's most sought after sport fish.  Great for families and corporate outings, bass fishing trips are all about catching a lot of fish & big fish.