Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River

Catchin Hell Charters offers exciting Walleye fishing trips on the Detroit River. Your guide for the day, Captain Jon Adolph, has been fishing here since he was a kid and knows these waters like the back of his hand. He tailors his trips to all ages and skill levels and welcomes you aboard for a rod-bending adventure!

You’ll be fishing from a 26’ Alumaweld Columbia, powered by a 250 HP Mercury engine. This boat comes with everything you need for a successful day of fishing, including navigational electronics, outriggers, a wireless trolling motor, livewell, and portable toilet. The boat’s ample seating and spacious cabin make it a comfortable and family-friendly vessel that can accommodate up to 6 guests.

You’ll head down the Detroit River in search of delicious Walleye. This river is brimming with lots of fish and you’ll have a fair shot at the action, no matter your level of experience. Capt. Jon will provide as much assistance as you need and work tirelessly to put you on fish.

You’ll be provided with top-quality rods and reels, as well as lures and bait, so you can get the best experience while fishing. Capt. Jon will offer to clean and fillet your catch so you can reward yourself with a delicious meal after your trip.

Just remember to purchase your fishing license online, bring extra layers of clothing, and feel free to pack some snacks and beverages. Catchin Hell Charters will take care of the rest so you and your family can enjoy a productive day of fishing and create lasting memories on the Detroit River!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 6 - May 8
    $450
    Enjoy 5 productive hours of fishing on the Detroit River. Your main target species for the day is delicious Walleye! Rods, reels, bait, and tackle are included in the price. Just remember to purchase your fishing license beforehand, bring extra layers of clothing, and feel free to pack some snacks and drinks for the ride.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 6 - May 8
    $450
    On this afternoon trip, you'll be going after delicious Walleye. Your captain will supply the tackle and bait. All you have to do is pick up a fishing license before your trip, bring extra layers of clothing, and pack some snacks and drinks for the ride.
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About the Captain

Jon Adolph
Wyandotte, Michigan, United States
33 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2019
Captain Jon Adolph has been fishing since he was old enough to hold a pole in his hands. He's a fully licensed United States Coast and DNR inspected charter captain. Fishing Walleye is more than a job – it’s his passion. He's excited about sharing his fishing expertise with customers and hopes he'll help you fill your cooler with delicious fish!

About this listing

Targeted species

Walleye Walleye

Boat specs

Alumaweld (Performance fishing) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 250HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing

Fishing techniques

Spinning
Jigging

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Tips are always welcome!

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 7 days 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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No minimum age (life jackets included)
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

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:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 2.5% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 9 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (7)
Amazing morning Walleye fishing!
Amazing morning Walleye fishing!
Amazing morning Walleye fishing!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
86%
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David L.
Dansville, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Afternoon Trip with Capt. John

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on April 26, 2022
Capt. John provides a comfortable, friendly and professional fishing experience.  He is a ‘hands off’ guy that allows...
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Bill S.
Dexter, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Amazing morning Walleye fishing!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on April 28, 2022
Captain Jon was a wonderful captain and consummate professional. We had fun, laughs, two new ladies learned how to jig and...
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David L.
Dansville, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Afternoon Trip wit Captain Jon

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on April 25, 2022
Jon was able to put us on the fish and we had our limit in no time.  It was a great experience and I will definitely book...
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Forrest E.
Duluth, MN
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Jon

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on May 4, 2022
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James J.
Grand Blanc, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on April 25, 2022
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FAQs about Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River

Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (5 hours)
  • $450 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (PM) (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate (Tips are always welcome! )

Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River offers the following type of fishing:
  • River Fishing

Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Spinning
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with Catchin Hell Charters – Detroit River include:
  • Walleye