Willie Wonka Charters

Captains: Bill Warner
Boats: 28′ Carver Flybridge
Names: Willy Wonka
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

Willie Wonka Charters
410 Labian Drive Flushing, MI 48433
810-730-3818 or 810-659-4113http://www.williewonkacharters.com/

Come visit beautiful Ludington’s “Gold Coast,” and make your way to Willie Wonka Charters! We’ve got everything you need for an amazing tour! Starting our season in April, we’ll take  you out to see all there is to see! We’ve got the ins & outs to get you to where the fish are most prevalent! Call us today to book your tour!


El-Lin Charters

Captains: Dave Even
Boats: 28′ Cherokee
Names: El-Lin
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

El-Lin Charters
5248 East Fox Road Hart, MI 49420
734-637-4398 or 231-873-2851

Visit slip 13 at “F” dock and see beautiful “El-Lin!” With a wide bottom, you’re in for a smooth ride! Regarded as one of the best rough water boats available, you’ll be safe and secure with Captain Dave! Morning or afternoon, we’ve got you covered! Call for a quote on a customized trip for you and your party!


E-Fish-N-Sea Sportfishing Charters, LLC

Captains: Douglas Karakas
Boats: 28′ Cherokee
Names: E-Fish-N-Sea
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

E-Fish-N-Sea Sportfishing Charters, LLC
1826 Brookwood Ave. Royal Oak, MI 48073

Join Captain Karakas aboard “E-Fish-N-Sea” for big water fishing! Targeting the best fish Lake Michigan has to offer, it won’ta mtter if you’re a seasoned fisherman or a beginner, he’ll take you to where the fish are! Guiding along Michigan’s rivers and streams, you’re sure to bring home salmon or trout you can be proud of!

Lie-a-Lot Charters

Captains: Michael Drake, Jr.
Boats: 33′ Chris Craft
Names: Lie-A-Lot
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

Lie-a-Lot Charters
412 N. Robert St. Ludington, MI 49431

Come aboard, mates! According to the DNR fishing reports, more fish are caught in Ludington per angler hour than anywhere else in the state. With over 20 years fishing in Ludington, Captain Mike with show you where the fish are biting, and you’ll be able to fill your cooler with enough fish for a feast! There’s something for everyone –  you’ll see beautiful Silver Lake Sand Dunes on Ludington’s “Gold Coast” on one of our scenic cruises!


Free Style Fishing Charters

Captains: George Freeman
Boats: 31′ Tiara
Names: Free Style
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

Free Style

Free Style Fishing Charters
6888 Illinois Road Ludington, MI 49431

Fishing is about having fun, and you’re sure to have a great time aboard, “Free Style!” With it’s roomy deck and all the equipment you need for a successful trip, coming back again and again is a guarantee! With morning or afternoon charters as well as customizable trips, we’ve got something for everyone! Come see us and enjoy “free style” fishing!


Therapy Too Fishing Charters

Captains: Jim Karr
Boats: 38′ Tiara
Names: Therapy Too
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

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Therapy too Fishing Charters
235 Harbor Drive Ludington, MI 49431
800-845-6095 or 231-690-1795

Our up-to-date equipment and fully interfaced helm will guide you to where the fish are – quickly and safely! Whether your fishing for coho, salmon or trout, Ludington is one of Lake Michigan’s top fish producing ports, and you’re sure to reach your limit fast! Our goal is to provide you with great memories that will last a lifetime!



Jerry’s Sportfishing Charters

Captains: Jerry Lee
Boats: 30′ Cherokee
Names: Sea Screw III
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

Captian Jerry Lee

Jerry’s Sportfishing Charters
27814 W. 6 Mile Rd. Livonia, MI 48152

One of the best year-round charter services, we alternate ports to go where the fish are biting! Licensed and insured, we offer a safe and productive tour, enjoying the Great Lakes! In the off season, Captain Jerry gives seminars at major sport shows in Michigan, giving him the most up to date knowledge and training in bringing home “the big one!”


Katch Me Charters

Captains: Sean McDonald
Boats: 29.5′ Pro-Line
Names: Katch Me
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

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Katch Me Charters
206 W. Second Scottville, MI 49454
E-Mail: riverguide@hotmail.com

Captain Sean will show you how it’s done aboard his 29.5′ Pro-Line, “Katch Me.” With everything you need for an enjoyable and easy going experience bringing home a huge catch, you’re sure to be a repeat customer! Call or e-mail to book!


Hattrick Charters

Captains: Jonathan Kolehouse
Boats: 28′ Baha Cruiser Weekender
Names: Hattrick
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

Hattrick Charters
352 W. Washington Street Newaygo, MI 49337

Early man out and late man in are Captain Jonathan’s views in terms of charters! You go out early to get the best spot, and you stay out late to get “just one last fish!” Children are always welcome, and kids under 17 fish for free! Offering charters year-round, anytime is the perfect time for a “Hattrick!”


Relentless Fishing Adventures

Captains: Mark Hitchingham
Boats: 27′ Tiara
Names: Relentless
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Brown & Lake Trout, Coho

Charterboat fishing Ludington

Relentless Fishing Adventures
632 S. Stiles Rd. Ludington, MI 49431
(231) 757-2172 or (231)239-3151 (cell)

Often called “relentless,” Captain Mark is continually adapting his technique for to keep catching fish in constantly changing conditions.  Networking with other captains around the area, he knows all the information to make your trip a success! With over 30 years fishing the Great Lakes Region, you’re guaranteed a “boat load” of fish!