Badger Marine was started in 1967 by William Cahak. He started it as a hobby. In 1988 Dale (son) joined the dealership and it really became a family business. The father/son team built the business together for 28 years then in 2016 Dale bought the business. Badger Marine offers service to the Lakes in Adams, Wood county. We offer a full marine store of everything you would need for your boating needs. We sell and Service MERCURY MOTORS, LUND, IKON, VIAGGIO PONTOONS, FLAGSHIP PONTOONS. We offer inside and outside storage. We also sell TYM compact tractors, We have 4 full time techs. Dale has been a Certified tech since 1991 and still carries all his certifications to this day. We are a family business that prides itself in doing everything we can to make sure you and your family have a safe and enjoyable experience on the water with your boating needs. We have over 100 years of mechanical marine experience with our Techs.

We have always over 50 boats in-stock so if you’re looking for a new boat stop on by and see what we have to offer. You won’t be disappointed.

Since 1967


Dale Cahak
Manager / Parts
Cathy Vine
Office Manager
Nate Swenson
Sales / Office
Cam Keepers
Rigger / Service