Midtown Fishing Charters - Oak Harbor

Oak Harbor, Ohio is home and some of the best freshwater fishing around. See for yourself aboard “Midtown Fishing Charters”! You’ll explore abundant Lake Erie with Captain Dan McDonnell, he’s a local pro who grew up fishing these waters for Perch and Walleye.

Hop aboard his 21’ Parker 2120 SC offshore sport fishing boat. She’s the ideal vessel for up to 4 anglers and comes decked out with the latest in electronics to keep you on top of your targets. Safety equipment, including life jackets in all sizes, gives you peace of mind as you cruise the waters in Lake Erie. Plus, there’s a full toilet on board so you won’t have to make any stops.

Capt. Dan’s trips are all about going after two of the most famous freshwater fish around – Yellow Perch and Walleye. If it’s the later you’re hoping to reel in, you’ll troll for your limits and make good use of the downriggers to cover a large surface area. For Perch, you’ll jig and bottom fish to your heart’s content.

Top-notch rods, reels and tackle await on board to ensure you have a productive day. Capt. Dan also provides bottled water and assorted snacks to keep you going. Anything else you’d like to have, you’re free to bring along and store in the cooler. Lastly, remember to pick up a valid fishing license before you set out.

Experience the freshwater fishing adventure of a lifetime aboard Midtown Fishing Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 5 - May 15
    $550
    up to 4 persons
    Few things are better than a full spring day of fishing on Lake Erie! You’ll go after freshwater favorites Walleye and Yellow Perch. Use the downriggers to troll for your limits of Walleye or cast your lines into deeper waters to bottom fish and jig for Yellow Perch. Capt. Dan provides your gear, as well as drinks and assorted snacks to keep you productive and satisfied. All you need to remember to bring is a valid fishing license.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 5 - May 15
    $450
    up to 4 persons
    and that dream catch! 6-hours give you enough time to explore all the hotspots outside of Oak Harbor for your fill of Walleye and Yellow Perch. You’ll troll, jig, and bottom fish depending on what you’re going after. Capt. Dan keeps you on the bite and provides all of the gear you need for a successful day. Help yourself to water and assorted snacks on board, or bring your own. Most importantly, don’t forget to pick up a valid fishing license beforehand!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 5 - May 15
    $375
    up to 4 persons
    Spend the morning going after Lake Erie’s favorite fish on this 4-hour trip! If it’s Walleye you’re after, you’ll troll for limits. For Perch, it’s all about bottom fishing and jigging. No need to worry about gear – Capt. Dan provides that. He’ll also bring along drinks and assorted snacks to keep you going. All you need to do is pick up a valid fishing license beforehand!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 5 - May 15
    $375
    up to 4 persons
    Head between 3 and 15 miles out on this 4-hour afternoon adventure! Whether you’re trolling for Walleye or jigging from Yellow Perch, it’ll be a rod-bending day. Capt. Dan provides all of the gear you need as well as bottled water and assorted snacks. Just remember to pick up a valid fishing license before setting out!

About the Captain

Daniel Mcdonnell
Oak Harbor, Ohio, United States
Angler's Choice
8 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
21 Customer Reviews
Member since October 2018
Capt. Dan Mcdonnell has been fishing for 25 years. He grew up fishing Lake Erie for Walleye, Perch, and Steelhead, as well as farm ponds. Then while continuing to fish our Great Lake he began fly fishing the Lake Erie tributaries and targeting other species like Smallmouth Bass, Pike, and Muskie. He can't wait to introduce you to the hottest fishing grounds around – helping you have fun while you reel in your dream catch is the best part of the job!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Perch (Yellow) Perch (Yellow)
Walleye Walleye

Boat Specs

Parker (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2014. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 26 knots.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 30 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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
PayPal

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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