About Us

EAGLE RIVER DOCK & LIFT and Marine Recovery

Eagle River Dock and Lift provides Sales and Service for all your boat lift, boat dock, and pier needs in Eagle River, Minocqua, Sayner, Rhinelander, Boulder Junction, St. Germainand the surrounding areas. With over 40 years of experience we’re equipped to move or repair your boat lift or dock. Equipped with a barge with a crane we can service and install your boat lift and dock without disturbing your shoreline. Call us today for a free quote!


Mark Manke


Mark Manke began in the boat lift and dock business over 40 years ago. The son of a second generation marine owner he and his brother began a boat lift business for the main purpose of supporting a racing habit. As the business grew it soon became their primary career. Selling and servicing shorestation boats and piers in the southern wisconsin area the business grew to 2 barges with 2 seperate crews servicing most of southern wisconsin. In 2014 Mark and his brother decided to go their own ways. Although Mark was on his own he still loves the boat lift business. In 2015 he and a longtime friend decide to get back in business in Northern Wisconsin.


Todd Achterberg


You could say Todd Achterberg learned about the boat lift and pier business from the other side of the pier. Growing up in southern Wisconsin he spent time in the Northwoods around Eagle River and Minocqua mainly playing. Yes, he enjoyed the area of Eagle River, Minocqua, and the northern lakes snowmobiling and boating. He often dreamed of moving north later did so. In the early years of moving north he worked for the Eagle River Derby Track and later purchased the ISR. He spends his time boating and enjoying the outdoors in northern Wisconsin where he calls it home.