Captain Kurt Charters

Visit the Conneaut creek and join Captain Kurt Charters for a fishing expedition you’ll thoroughly enjoy! Your guide will be Kurt Bitikofer. With over 40 years of fishing experience, he’ll make sure to take you to the best spots and maximize your chances of filling your bags. He enjoys meeting new people, and his only goal is to put a smile on your face by putting you on the fish.

You’ll head out into the untouched wilderness of Ohio, and spend the day stream fishing for Steelhead. As the leaves turn yellow, the natural views of the area become stunning in the fall, so your day is sure to be relaxing. Get away from the city, and recharge your batteries in some of these unspoiled areas.

Your guide Kurt will have everything you need ready for you, so you can get straight to fishing as soon as you show up. He’ll provide rods, reels, and tackle, as well as fly fishing equipment if that’s something you’d like to try out. All you need to bring is are waders and your sense of adventure, and you’re all set!

Kurt will also provide you with snacks and drinks for your refreshment. At the end of the day, he’ll be happy to clean and fillet all of your catch for you to take home and prepare a delicious meal.

Visit some of the most beautiful waters in Ohio, and have a fishing trip you won’t forget with Captain Kurt Charters!

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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Steelhead
    FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Oct 15 - Apr 15
    On this trip, you'll do stream fishing for Steelhead. You can do fly fishing or spin fishing with bait or both. You’ll just need waders, and your guide will supply all the other gear. This is for 1 to 3 anglers, and the fishing is done in Ohio and PA. It's entirely based on stream levels so you'll go to the stream that is best at the time of your trip. Please call the captain when you book the trip for more details.
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About the Captain

Kurt Bitikofer
Conneaut, Ohio, United States
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Member since March 2020
I’ve been an avid fisherman since I was a kid. I’ve spent as much time fishing as possible all my life and now I’ve made it a full-time reality. I love sharing this passion with others.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Smallmouth) Smallmouth Bass
Lake Trout Lake Trout
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
Walleye Walleye

Boat Specs

Alumacraft (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2020. Powered by 2 200HP Evenrude etc engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

21 ft
3 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Fly Fishing


Ice Box
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fly Fishing Equipment

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 agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
No Alcohol
Catch and Release Allowed


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:

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FAQs about Captain Kurt Charters

Captain Kurt Charters offers the following trip to customers:
  • $450 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip – Steelhead (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Captain Kurt Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Captain Kurt Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (We charge 3$ per Walleye to clean)
  • Snacks (Crackers, chips, snack bars)
  • Drinks (We provide cold water)
  • First Mate (Yankee John always takes care of you)
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Captain Kurt Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing

Captain Kurt Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Captain Kurt Charters include:
  • Bass (Smallmouth)
  • Lake Trout
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  • Walleye