Whitecap Charters – St Joe

Whitecap Charters and the crew invite you to St. Joseph for a trip to remember. You’re sure to have a fun and enjoyable fishing experience on Lake Michigan. The captain will make sure you have the best chance possible landing a great catch.

Your ride will be a restored 26’ American Internation offshore sport fishing boat. It runs on a twin 225 HP Yamaha four stroke engine and can carry up to 5 guests. It’s got all the quality navigation gear to keep you safe and on the course. The boat’s got a toilet and beds. It’s equipped with outriggers, downriggers, and an ice-box. For any help you might need, there will be a first mate by your side as well.

On this trip, you’ll be using light and heavy tackle and you’ll have the chance to troll and spin for the fish. The species you’ll target are various sorts of Trout and Salmon, including Rainbow Trout and Chinook Salmon. Make your trip special by bringing your kids as well. You never know – maybe they’ll fall in love with the sea world. You can choose whether to keep or release the fish you caught.

The captain will cover you for all the fishing equipment, including the rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Before you leave, just make sure that you’ve packed your fishing licenses, food, and drinks.

Whitecap Charters awaits you for a lovely fishing adventure on the sea!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Quick Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    For someone that doesn't want to be out all afternoon, this quick trip makes an easy 4-hour fishing experience.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Quick Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    $450
    Geared for the person that wants to get out for a quick 4-hour evening fishing trip.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 14 - May 16
    $650
    The crew will put you on some of the toughest fighting fish on the Great Lakes. Bring your licenses, some food and drinks, and your adventure can begin!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 14 - May 16
    $650
    The captain and first mate await you. They will put you on some of the toughest fish there is on the Great Lakes. Spend 6 hours and enjoy fishing. Just pack your licenses, you favorite food and drinks, and you're all set.
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 14 - May 16
    $800
    Join the morning trip! You will leave the dock at 7AM.
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About the Captain

Kent Seymour
St. Joseph, Michigan, United States
3 Fishing Reports
132 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since August 2018
Captain Kent Seymour has over two decades of experience in the fishing industry. He loves the waters, getting people out, and catching fish. Captain Kent is fun and caters to his clients' needs. He enjoys teaching young fishermen and experienced anglers alike. Captain Kent has been running charters for over 12 years now.

About this listing

Targeted species

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

Boat specs

American Internation (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1987, and restored in 2015. Powered by 2 225HP Yamaha V6 4.2 L 4 stroke engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 38 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of fishing

Lake Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Outriggers
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
First Mate

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

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Excellent
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Crew
Excellent
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Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Satisfied with the boat
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Jarred A.
Fishers, Indiana
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VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Quick Trip (AM) on May 8, 2022
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Dwight H.
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VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) on May 15, 2021
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FAQs about Whitecap Charters – St Joe

Whitecap Charters – St Joe offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Quick Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $450 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Quick Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $650 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (AM) (5 hours)
  • $650 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (PM) (5 hours)
  • $800 per group - 7 Hour Trip (AM) (7 hours)

When you book a trip with Whitecap Charters – St Joe, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Whitecap Charters – St Joe include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • First Mate

Whitecap Charters – St Joe offers the following types of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing

Whitecap Charters – St Joe offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Spinning

Top targeted fish species with Whitecap Charters – St Joe include:
  • Brown Trout
  • Lake Trout
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Coho)