To the supporters of Winchester Boat Works, “A time to build up, a time to break down” This quote from the Byrds’ “Turn! Turn! Turn!” comes to mind as we prepare for the next chapter in our company’s history. This shall be my last post for Winchester Boat Works as the General Manager while…(Read More)

A few weeks ago we were honored to take part in a uniquely beautiful wedding in Georgia. As you’ll see in the video of the event, it was an unforgettable success. We want to extend our thanks to the newlyweds, and to a very happy man in a top hat, for imagining such a…(Read More)

Each year the editors and designers at Artful Living search the Midwest for the most coveted in fine craftsmanship and artisanship. In their second annual A-List awards, recently announced in the Autumn 2015 Issue of Artful Living, Winchester Boat Works was chosen as the winner in their adventure category. Thank you Artful Living Magazine…(Read More)

 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…(Read More)

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…(Read More)

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…(Read More)

  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! &nbsp…(Read More)