Join Fish Whisperer Charters and get ready to troll for giant fish on Lake Erie with Captain Ben Patkus. With over 4 decades of experience, Capt. Ben has perfected the fine art of lake trolling and invites you to join him for a fun, relaxing day on the water. You’ll learn new techniques, catch some delicious fish, and have your catch cleaned and filleted so it’s ready for the grill once you get home!
Your boat for the day is a spacious 25’ Parker pilothouse, equipped with top-of-the-line electronics and fishfinding capabilities. She also comes with outriggers, downriggers, planer boards, a fighting chair, wireless trolling motor, and an array of state-of-the-art rods and reels. You’ll have a flybridge so you can enjoy the beautiful view, an enclosed porta-potty, and a spacious deck that accommodates 6 guests at a time.
Capt. Ben specializes in trolling using cutting-edge tackle to search for actively feeding fish. He knows all the honey holes and sweet spots to put you in the right place at the right time. Your main target species are Walleye, Yellow Perch, and Rainbow Trout.
On Capt. Ben’s trips, you can expect an interactive experience with a knowledgable, friendly, and patient guide. He loves teaching beginners the basics and seeing them catch their very first fish. He believes there is no greater feeling of accomplishment than getting his customers hooked and making them smile.
After your trip, Capt. Ben will offer to clean your catch so you can take it home for dinner. Everything you need is included, such as rods, reels, lures, bait, and more. Just be sure to purchase your fishing license before the trip and arrive 20 minutes prior to departure.
Bring a cooler for your drinks and snacks, pack up some extra layers of clothing, and get ready for a fun day of fishing on Lake Erie! Book your next trip with Fish Whisperer Charters and let Capt. Ben put you on the fish!
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Parker (Pilothouse) originally built in 2004. Powered by 2 150HP Evinrude G2 engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.
Types of Fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 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.