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.​

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Panfish - Bluegills - Crappie - Perch

Panfish are tasty, they are also plentiful and fairly simple to catch.  If you are looking to get a youngster interested in fishing, there are few options that serve a better purpose.  Constant action will always win a youngsters heart.  Locally, we are spoiled with incredible panfish opportunities.  Lake Waconia, Lake Minnetonka and surrounding waters are plump full of panfish opportunities.  Here are a few examples.​

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