Reel Bratt Sportfishing

Reel Bratt Sportfishing invites you on a relaxing and fun fishing trip on Lake Huron. You will meet Captain William Bailey in Linwood and head out to the Saginaw Bay, one of the finest fisheries in Michigan. The waters here are rich in fish and your captain knows how to help you land a big catch, so join in and have a wonderful fishing adventure in the bay!

Your trip will start on a 19’ StarCraft aluminum fishing boat that can accommodate 3 guests. It runs on a 115 HP Mariner engine, uses all the modern GPS, fishfinder, and radio systems for navigation, and is equipped with downriggers and livewell. You will also have an ice-box so you can store your fish and drinks.

The Saginaw Bay is famous for being home to various prized species. You can go after Northern Pike, Yellow Perch, and, of course, Walleye. Captain William specializes in trolling, so this is the way you will be catching fish. You get to keep all your catch and you are free to take your kids on the trip as well and enjoy the water together.

The captain will take care of all the fishing tackle, bait, as well as catch cleaning. Yours is only to bring your licenses and the food and drinks of your choice.

Come aboard and have a beautiful trip to the Saginaw Bay, Reel Bratt Sportfishing is waiting for you!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 17 - Jul 1 (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu)
    This trip lasts for 4 and a half hours, dock to dock, and up to 3 people can join. You will be trolling for Walleye in the Saginaw Bay out of Linwood Marina in Linwood, Michigan. The trips run Monday to Thursday evenings only, start at 5:00 p.m., and are weather permitting. The season starts on May 17 and ends on July 1.

About the Captain

William (Randy) Bailey
Linwood, Michigan, United States
Captain William has been fishing the Great Lakes of Michigan for 30 years. On his boat, you get a choice to set back, enjoy the moments, and reel in the fish, or the captain can show you how to set lines and teach you why you are doing what you are doing to catch fish. You can net each other fish.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Perch (Yellow) Yellow Perch
Pike (Northern) Northern Pike
Walleye Walleye

Boat Specs

StarCraft (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 1998. Powered by a 115HP Mariner engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

19 ft
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques



Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing Policies

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


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:

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 2% charge will apply.

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FAQs about Reel Bratt Sportfishing

Reel Bratt Sportfishing offers the following trip to customers:
  • $350 per group - Half Day Trip (4 hours)

When you book a trip with Reel Bratt Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Reel Bratt Sportfishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Reel Bratt Sportfishing offers the following type of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing

Reel Bratt Sportfishing offers the following fishing technique:
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Reel Bratt Sportfishing include:
  • Perch (Yellow)
  • Pike (Northern)
  • Walleye