Ludingtons select captains list

Boat Name
General Information Reservations

Capt Chuck Houk

Annie Mac

29' Tiara 2900 Open Fisherman

Toll Free 866-263-7503
231-510-1814 (cell)

Capt. Shane
35' Viking
Fast twin engine, wide beam. Comfort plus! Fish with "Team Dreamweaver". Dreamweaver products are the go to tackle items for serious anglers. Winners of many major Lake Michigan tournaments.

(231) 843-9966
cell  (269) 998-4793

Capt Robin
Happy Fishermen


Capt Jon Kolehouse
Hattrick 28' Baha Cruiser (hardtop)
Join us on the lake for a fun filled day of catching Salmon and Trout. We are a full service ,experienced charter service that makes its living fishing 365 days a part time Captain here ! From beginner to expert everyone will have fun aboard the "HATTRICK" Of course Kids and families are welcome. 2 Charters available daily from May till September.
"Kids under 16 fish free"


Capt Paul Vantol
Kickin Back

28’ Cherokee Charter Edition Sportsfisherman.  Cherokee boats were designed and built in Michigan with one thing in mind, Fishing!
Saginaw Bay in the spring. Ludington
July- September


Capt. Micah
28' Baha Sportfisherman
The Ideal Lake Michigan Boat. Hard Top, WIDE, plenty of fishing space. Twin engines.  "Family Friendly Charters" Kids 16 & under FREE.
Spring Salmon fishing

Ludington Charter Service
Toll Free 888-FRY-Fish
989-289-9554 (cell)

Capt. Doug
Polecat IV
31' Tiara Express Cruiser.
Fishing ice out till ice up. Full time operator.


Capt. C J Baker
Puddle Jumper
25' Grady White Sailfish

(734) 904-0386

Capt. Glen Buehner
31' Sea Ray.
Ready to go. Pack up the kids and wife, or round up your buddies for a great fishing adventure on Lake Michigan.

Ludington Charter Service
Toll Free 888-FRY-Fish
989-289-9554 (cell)

Capt. Ed Thompson
Reel Rascal II
33' Chris Craft Commander

321-795-3900 (cell)

Capt. Mark
28' Tiara Open Fisherman

231-239-3151 (cell)

Capt. Dave Ellis
Salmon Slayer

269-377-1313 (cell)

Capt's Frank & Elaine Pierce
Wild Thing
31' Tiara Cruiser

(906) 396-3458(cell)


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