About Your Guide

Captain Jerry Ruffolo has been fishing the waters of Green Bay, Lake Winnebago, and Lake Michigan for the past 40 years and would love for you to join him for a day on the water.

Meet Captain Jerry Ruffolo

Jerry specializes in guiding for trophy musky, walleye, and perch on Green Bay and Lake Winnebago. He also fishes Lake Michigan, jigging for winter/spring brown trout, lake trout, and summer king salmon. Jerry also enjoys the pursuit of trophy smallmouth bass. Green Bay recently was rated the #1 smallmouth bass destination in the U.S. by B.A.S.S. magazine, so the opportunity to catch the smallmouth of a lifetime is an everyday possibility! In late summer and fall, the pursuit of trophy musky on Green Bay has captured the attention of many the musky enthusiast. Green Bay is home to many muskies, with several documented catches approaching world record proportions! Jerry is fully equipped to do battle with these huge predators and invites you to share in the excitement.

Anglers Plus offers an affordable opportunity to learn the trophy waters of Green Bay, Lake Winnebago, and Lake Michigan.

 Captain Jerry Ruffolo brings many years of experience fishing these waters and is more than willing to share with you the locations and techniques that have made him a successful tournament fisherman. He is an accomplished walleye tournament angler, having fished several years on the In-Fisherman PWT, FLW Walleye, and other walleye tournament circuits.


We promise you’ll have a safe and comfortable guided trip, fishing out of a Ranger 621 powered by a Yamaha four-stroke and equipped with the latest in Lowrance Electronics. Captain Jerry is a fully insured licensed USCG Captain, licensed Wisconsin fishing guide as well as a qualified first responder. Your safety is his number one priority!