Services and Rates

What you get:

A day on the water with Karl Palmer, a professional guide who will help you to catch more fish. Karl uses only top of the line boats and equipment. Dakota Walleye prides itself on personalized service, custom tailored for all your needs and preferences. Your fishing trip includes:

  • Transportation to and from the lake.
  • Professionally guided boat with all required Coast Guard approved safety equipment.
  • Quality tackle, bait, fish cleaned and packaged as per regulations.

To guarantee a fishing trip with Karl personally, early bookings are recommended. This is YOUR trip and the best of effort will be made in order to make it a great one!

You are responsible for:

Per Day Rates (8 hours fishing)

1 or 2 people 

3 people 

4 people 

Please add 6% sales tax to all per day rates.
Deposit required: $100.00 per person. Nonrefundable.

Package Rates

Dakota Walleye 2-Day Package

Three nights lodging and two full days of guided fishing.

Lodging is at the Governors Inn, located in Pierre, South Dakota.

Hotel ammenities:
  • Largest continental breakfast buffet in Pierre.
  • Indoor pool and hot tub
  • Exercise room with built in TV
  • Ice
  • Great boat parking
  • Cable TV, wireless internet & voice mail
  • Guest laundry
  • Outdoor electric plug-ins.
  • In-room coffee 

The Governors Inn is located within walking distance of several restaurants, the Missouri River with lighted public fishing pier, hiking and biking trails on La Frambouise Island, gas stations, Steamboat Park and playground.


Two (2) persons, ONE room, two beds, one guided boat. 
$1216.00 Tax Included

Three (3) persons, ONE room, two beds and a roll away, one guided boat 
$1322.00 Tax Included.  (If you would like 2 rooms the rate is $1532.00 Tax Inc.)

Four (4 ) persons, TWO rooms with 2 beds in each, one guided boat 
$1638.00 Tax Included

One and three day packages are also available. Contact us for details.

Got something different in mind? Karl will be happy to custom fit a package to suit your needs.