Experience epic freshwater fishing on Lake Michigan’s productive western bank with Grizzly Charters! You’ll head out of Milwaukee, the fishing capital of Wisconsin, with Captain Tim Gould, a seasoned angler who’ll have you reeling Salmon and Trout in all day long.

Your vessel for the day is an 18’ Crestliner Commander aluminum fishing boating, perfect for 4 anglers who all want to fish at the same time. She’s fully equipped with the latest in FishFinder and GPS technology, including auto-pilot. You’ll zip to all the most productive spots thanks to her 115 HP Mercury engine.

Capt. Tim specializes in trolling, meaning you’ll be going after all the Salmon and Trout your heart desires. Alongside being fun to catch, Chinook and Coho Salmon, as well as Brown, Lake, and Steelhead Trout make a fantastic meal! At the end of the day, your catch is cleaned and filleted for easy transport home.

Everything you need for a productive day will already be on board when you arrive at the dock. All you’ll want to bring along is a cooler for your snacks and drinks. Lastly, don’t forget to grab a fishing license and a Great Lakes Trout and Salmon Stamp.

Strap in for some of the most exciting freshwater fishing around with Grizzly Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Oct 10 (Sat, Sun)
    $335
    Set off as the sun rises over Lake Michigan and be back in time for an early lunch on this 6-hour fishing adventure! You'll troll up to 20 miles offshore for Chinook and Coho Salmon and Brown, Lake, and Steelhead Trout. Be sure to bring a cooler with snacks and drinks to keep you going and don't forget to pick up a fishing license with a Great Lakes Trout and Salmon Stamp.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Sep 30 (Sat)
    $335
    Capt. Tim does everything possible to get you on those Lake Michigan fish! You'll troll for delicious Coho and Chinook Salmon, as well we Steelhead, Lake, and Brown Trout. At the end of the day, take your cleaned and filleted catch home for dinner. Be sure to pack a cooler with snacks and drinks and don't forget to pick up a fishing license with a Great Lakes Trout and Salmon Stamp.

About the Captain

Tim Gould
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
1 Customer Reviews
Response time 8 hours
Member since January 2020
Captain Tim Gould has been fishing since he was a kid growing up in Wyoming. In 2001 he and his wife relocated to the Milwaukee area and he's been fishing Lake Michigan ever since! A trolling expert, he loves to go after the variety of Salmon and Trout found in the area. His favorite part of his job is watching youngsters reel in a big fish with a big smile! Take the family out for an epic freshwater adventure with Capt. Tim and Grizzly Charters!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Brown Trout Brown Trout
Lake Trout Lake Trout
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
Salmon (Chinook) Chinook Salmon

Salmon (Coho) Coho Salmon

Boat Specs

Crestliner Commander (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 115HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 32 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Trolling

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
GPS
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

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.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

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
Checks

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Fishing with Tim

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on August 29, 2021
We had a great time fishing with Captain Tim. He was patient and gave us a real hands on experience. Even in some rough weather...
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FAQs about Grizzly Charters

Grizzly Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $335 per group - 6 Hour Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • $335 per group - 6 Hour Trip (PM) (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Grizzly Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS (With auto-pilot)
  • Fishfinder

Trips booked with Grizzly Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Grizzly Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing (Up to 20 miles )

Grizzly Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Grizzly Charters include:
  • Brown Trout
  • Lake Trout
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Coho)