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Fine Wooden Boats from Wisconsin

We design and build boats that are highly functional works of art. Our dedication to the craft is reflected in the refined and elegant beauty of each original creation. Join us and keep the tradition alive in Northern Wisconsin.

Hand Made with Care and Craft

Each Winchester is as unique as its owner. Whether you want to be out on the water with the whole family aboard, or trolling for that big musky with four lines out, we can create the perfect boat for you.

Expert Restoration and Repair

For over 50 years we have developed the expertise to restore any sort of wooden boat. Whether you have a Winchester, Chris-Craft or another wooden boat in need of care, we are here to assist. Get your woody back in the water!
News & Updates
  • 20% Winter 2015 Discount on Boats & Restoration

    Winters in Northern Wisconsin are long and cold… which gives us plenty of time to work on boats! Until December 31st, 2015, you can purchase any Winchester boat or restore your classic wooden boat at a significantly reduced rate. Contact us to reserve your discount and your boat! Winchester Boat Works 2015 Winter Discount

  • 40th Lake Minnetonka Antique and Classic Boat Show

      Over the weekend, Winchester Boat Works showd two of our boats at the 40th Lake Minnetonka Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted at Lord Fletcher’s Old Lake Lodge. We were joined by a diverse group of owners and aficionados, there to appreciate over 70 marvelous examples of classic and restored wooden craft. Although many […]

  • The Annual Minocqua Antique & Classic Wooden Boat Show

    We had a great weekend at the 23rd Annual Minocqua Antique & Classic Wooden Boat Show, showing off our hard work. Our 17′ Winchester Guide Boat even won an award for Best Non-Powered Boat! There were so many impressive crafts there, from Chris Crafts and Centurys to a hand built steamer. The captains had about […]

  • Our Showroom in Manitowish Waters is Now Open

    Our Showroom is now open for the summer! A picture really doesn’t do these boats justice, and we would love for you to get a feel for our work in person. Drop by from 10AM to 4PM Thursday through Saturday¬†to see our 17ft. Guide Boat, and 14ft. Row Boat. Our show-room is located just across […]

  • Awards Won at the Chicago Muskie Expo

    Here is our new 14 ft. Guide Boat and the trophies it won for New Product Showcase: Best of Show and Best New Fishing Accessory at the Chicago Muskie Expo. Thanks for coming and see you all again next year!  

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