Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29'

Cure your “Salmon Fever” once and for all and book an exciting adventure with Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters! Captain Mark and Nick Scaffidi are a dynamic father-son duo who’ve been fishing on Lake Michigan their whole lives and know everything that there is to know about Salmon and Trout fishing. When booking one of their trips, they guarantee “your arms will be tired and poles bent in just under a quarter of an hour!”

Your voyage begins on board a spacious 29’ Tiara sportfisher. She’s outfitted with the latest navigational equipment, including a Garmin GPS and radar, and side scanning fishfinder to put you on top of your target in no time. You’ll also have downriggers for trolling and top-quality rods, reels, bait, and lures.

You can take a break from fishing and sit back and relax in the air-conditioned cabin. Inside, you’ll find a private head and ample space for the whole family to enjoy. Each trip accommodates up to 6 guests and kids are more than welcome aboard as long as they’re accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Please note that some trips, including the 7 and 6-hour trips, have flexible departure times based on afternoon availability. Just contact the captain before your trip to discuss what your options are.

You’ll be targeting Chinook and Coho Salmon, as well as various Trout species, including Brown, Lake, and Rainbow Trout. Another frequent visitor is Yellow Perch. Each of these species is fun to target and they make a delicious meal as well. After your trip, the captain will offer to clean and fillet your catch for you so it’s ready for the frying pan once you get home!

Just be sure to purchase a fishing license before your trip and the rest will be taken care of. Also, feel free to bring your own food and drinks (no hard liquor) and store them in the captain’s cooler. Last but not least, make sure to bring comfortable clothing and a camera to make each moment last and book your next adventure with Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 4:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $975
    Get ready to come face-to-gill against some of the toughest fighting freshwater fish out there. Lake Michigan fish are big and like to challenge even the most experienced anglers. When your captain hands you the rod, it's on! Get ready to target Chinook and Coho Salmon, Brown, Lake, and Rainbow Trout, and Yellow Perch. Top-quality rods, reels, bait, and lures are included in the trip. Just be sure to purchase your fishing license, bring some food and drinks, and get ready for an exciting day on the water!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $975
    Eight-hour trips give you plenty of time to try out different methods and techniques and change locations depending on the bite. Your captain will put you right to work to battle against Chinook and Coho Salmon. The fish get really big out on Lake Michigan, so be sure you bring extra muscle grease! All gear and tackle are provided. Just be sure to buy a fishing license and come down to McKinley Marina ready to fish!
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $875
    The early bird gets the fish! Come join Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters and get ready to chase after Salmon, Trout, and Perch on Lake Michigan. Rods, reels, tackle, and bait are taken care of for you. All you need is a fishing license and a positive mindset with your eye on the prize! The captain has a cooler on board so feel free to bring some food and drinks and get ready for a productive day of fishing!
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $875
    The only cure for "Salmon Fever" is to go fishing on one of the Great Lakes. Join Captains Mark and Nick Scaffidi on Lake Michigan and get ready to hook a Chinook or Coho Salmon. You'll also be able to target other species such as Yellow Perch, Steelhead, and Brown and Lake Trout. Fishing tackle will be supplied. Just purchase a fishing license, bring some food and drinks to store in the cooler, and come with a positive attitude, ready to fish all day!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $775
    Departure time may vary for this trip. You can choose to leave as early as 4:30 or as late as 5:30 a.m. Just contact the captain ahead of time and let him know what your preferences are. Your main targets will be Chinook and Coho Salmon, Yellow Perch, and various Trout species including Steelhead. Gear and tackle are included in the trip. Just be sure to purchase your fishing license, bring some snacks and drinks, and come with a positive attitude ready to fish!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $775
    Put your arms and legs to work and spend a whole afternoon on Lake Michigan battling Salmon, Trout, and Perch. You'll have top-notch gear available on board. All you need to bring is a fishing license and some food and drinks, and get ready to have a productive day of freshwater fishing!
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $675
    Rise and shine! You'll head out from McKinley Marina in Milwaukee at 5:00 a.m. to chase after monster Salmon. You'll also be able to target various Trout species, as well as Yellow Perch. Top-quality gear will be provided. Feel free to bring your own food and drinks and store them in the captain's cooler. Just remember to pick up a fishing license and get ready for some fun freshwater fishing with Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters!
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (Midday)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 11:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $675
    On this midday trip, you'll depart at 11:00 a.m. and arrive back to McKinley Marina by 4 p.m. You'll work up an appetite after a full afternoon of targeting delicious Salmon and Trout. Your captain will offer to clean and fillet your catch for you so it's ready for the grill once you get home. Top-notch rods and reels are available on board as well, just be sure to get a fishing license and get ready to land some monster fish!
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 15
    $675
    If you're not an early bird then this is your trip. You'll be targeting Salmon and Trout all afternoon with one of the most knowledgable and hands-on crews on Lake Michigan. There's a cooler on board for you to store your food and drinks. All tackle is provided, just purchase your fishing license before your trip and get ready for an exciting afternoon of freshwater fishing!

About the Charter Operator

Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters, Llc.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
19 Fishing Reports
68 Customer Reviews
Response time 8 hours
Member since May 2017
Captains Mark and Nick Scaffidi are a father-son duo, working to deliver the best offshore fishing experience on Lake Michigan. They are so confident that they will put you on monster fish that their motto is "no fight or your next trip is free!" They know where the fish are hiding and they have the means and knowledge to put you on some truly impressive species. Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters has a reputation for landing enormous Salmon. Just scroll through some of the photos and see for yourself! Book your next trip with Mark and Nick and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Brown Trout Brown Trout
Lake Trout Lake Trout
Perch (Yellow) Yellow Perch
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)

Salmon (Chinook) Chinook Salmon
Salmon (Coho) Coho Salmon

Boat Specs

Tiara (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1999, and restored in 2019. Powered by 2 320HP 454 MPI engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
29 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 60 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 60 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No Smoking
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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FAQs about Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29'

Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29' offers the following trips to customers:
  • $675 per group - 5 Hour Trip (AM) (5 hours)
  • $675 per group - 5 Hour Trip (Midday) (5 hours)
  • $675 per group - 5 Hour Trip (PM) (5 hours)
  • $775 per group - 6 Hour Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • $775 per group - 6 Hour Trip (PM) (6 hours)
  • $875 per group - 7 Hour Trip (AM) (7 hours)
  • $875 per group - 7 Hour Trip (PM) (7 hours)
  • $975 per group - 8 Hour Trip (AM) (8 hours)
  • $975 per group - 8 Hour Trip (PM) (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29', you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • GPS (Garmin)
  • Fishfinder (Low/high chirp, side scanner)
  • Bed
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29' include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29' offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing (Lake Michigan)
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29' offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning (Inshore)

Top targeted fish species with Milwaukee Offshore Fishing Charters – 29' include:
  • Brown Trout
  • Lake Trout
  • Perch (Yellow)
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Coho)