Saginaw River Walleye Jigging

Looking for a great time on the water for you and your favorite fishing friend? Then book your trip with Chunky Monkey Charters today. Captain Jody Blain, with his decades of experience, will ensure you have a great time catching Walleye.

This wonderful classic 18’ Tuffy boat has a 75 HP Yamaha engine, and is the perfect size for you and 2 of your fishing buddies. Coupled with great navigational equipment and Capt. Jody’s knowledge of the area, you’ll be finding the fish in no time. Your day will be further improved by the wireless trolling motor – you will literally be on top of the fish when your lines go in the water, giving you the best chance to catch your dream fish.

You will mostly be jigging for Walleye on this trip. Walleye is a great fish to catch, and even better to eat afterwards! Capt. Jody will fillet your catch for you, so you just need to decide which recipe to follow once you get home.

All gear is provided on this trip, as well as lures. If this is your first time fishing please let the captain know beforehand. He will prepare live bait for your trip, to give you the best chance of reaching your fish limit and getting the most enjoyment out of your day.

Whether this is your first time fishing, or you are a seasoned angler, Capt. Jody cannot wait to watch your expression when you hook your first ever fish or even a personal best.

You are welcome to bring food and drinks on this trip – catching your fill of Walleye is thirsty work! You will also need to purchase a fishing license before the day.

Join Chunky Monkey Charters on the water soon for an unforgettable fishing experience that you won’t forget in a hurry.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Feb 1 - Mar 30
    This awesome trip will see you catching plenty of Walleye on Saginaw Bay. All rods, reels, and live bait are included. You will need to bring plenty of snacks and water along. You will try a variety of techniques including jigging. Don't forget to purchase your fishing license before the trip.

FAQs about Saginaw River Walleye Jigging

Saginaw River Walleye Jigging offers the following trip to customers:
  • $150 per person - Half Day (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Saginaw River Walleye Jigging, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Saginaw River Walleye Jigging include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait (Prepared before the trip)
  • Lures

Saginaw River Walleye Jigging offers the following type of fishing:
  • River Fishing (Saginaw River)

Saginaw River Walleye Jigging offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with Saginaw River Walleye Jigging include:
  • Lake Trout
  • Perch (Yellow)
  • Pike (Northern)
  • Walleye

About the Captain

Jody Blain
Saginaw, Michigan, United States
4 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
17 Customer reviews
Member since June 2018
"I started fishing when I was 3 years old on a family farm pond in a small rowboat." With decades of experience, Captain Jody Blain will make sure you get on the fish. He loves everything about fishing, especially seeing the excitement on the faces of customers when they catch their first-ever fish. Capt. Jody is happy to teach everyone on board his boat how to fish, and can't wait to share his passion with you.

About this listing

Targeted species

Lake Trout Lake Trout
Perch (Yellow) Yellow Perch
Pike (Northern) Northern Pike
Walleye Walleye

Boat specs

Tuffy (Drift boat) originally built in 2000. Powered by a 75HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

18 ft
3 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Saginaw River

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle


Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Prepared before the trip

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: