Tom Neustrom is one of the best fishing guides in Minnesota and a tireless promoter of the fishing industry with 35 years of experience backing him. If you're looking for Minnesota fishing guides, Tom is well-known for providing customers with memorable guided fishing trips with excellent walleye fishing, trophy northern pike, largemouth bass and smallmouth bass, muskies, jumbo perch, crappies and panfish.
Tom guides on more than 35 lakes throughout Minnesota. If you are looking for Lake Winnibigoshish or Lake Winnie fishing guides, Leech Lake fishing guides, or guided fishing trips on Cass Lake, Bowstring Lake, Sand Lake, Pokegama Lake, or Upper Red Lake, Tom Neustrom is the fishing guide for you.
The majority of the open water season is spent guiding customers, outdoor writers, and sponsors to memorable days on the lakes and rivers of Minnesota. Off the water and ice, Tom spends much of his time leading fishing seminars, writing articles, doing in-store promotions, attending Minnesota DNR meetings, and conducting a fishing school in an effort to share his fishing expertise with others.
Tom has been recognized by In-Fisherman, North American Fishing Club, Fishing Facts Magazine, and Minnesota Sportsman as one of the top walleye fishing guides in the country. Working closely with numerous publications, Tom writes constantly from his home in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, and enjoys sharing his knowledge and expertise in the sport of fishing with thousands of readers.
Since 1992 Tom has hosted “Guides Corner” heard on KMFY-FM radio from Grand Rapids, Minnesota. It is a forum that allows Tom to reach thousands of anglers with current fishing reports and strategies to catch the “big ones”. Tom works very hard for his sponsors and professionally promotes their products as one of the most respected professional anglers in his field.
In February 2009, Tom was inducted as a “Legendary Guide” into the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame in Hayward, Wisconsin. He was inducted into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame in April, 2015. Tom is very humbled by his selection and is exceptionally proud of the recognition by clients, sponsors and his peers who recommended him for the honors.
Tom has been appointed to the Minnesota DNR Fishing Roundtable, Red Lake Advisory Council, and the State Walleye Advisory Committee. His expertise, dedication and passion continuely pushes him down a path of preserving and enhancing the opportunities for every angler to have positive memories of days on the water. Tom believes we should all be stewards of the waters we fish and be responsible for making fishing better.
Tom has made a career of the sport he loves through dedication to learning new techniques, his willingness to share his knowledge and his commitment to conservation. He believes by giving back to the sport that has given him so much he can impact the future of fishing in Minnesota for years to come.
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