South Of Heaven Guide Service

Explore the waters around Port Clinton, Ohio and have a memorable fishing trip with South Of Heaven Guide Service. You and Captain Frank Sherry can explore gorgeous Lake Erie as well as the Sandusky Bay and Portage River and search their productive waters for various prized freshwater species. Come join him and have a fishing experience you’ll surely remember for a long time!

You’ll fish from a 30’ Sportcraft commercial boat that’s powered by a 320 HP 6.2 Mercruiser engine and that can take up to 4 anglers aboard. The boat uses all the modern GPS, radio, as well as fishfinder technology for efficient movement on the water, has got a private toilet, and features an ice-box for storing your fish.

The species you’ll target include Walleye, Catfish, Yellow Perch, and Crappie. You’ll attract them by trolling, spinning, jigging, as well as bottom, drift, and ice fishing, all using both light and heavy tackle. You’re free to keep all the fish you catch as well as to release it back to the water and you can bring any kids you want on your trip.

You’re covered for all the tackle, bait, and drinks. Also, Captain Frank can clean and fillet your catch at no extra cost if you want. Before you depart, you should just pack your licenses and your favorite food.

Come to Port Clinton and make lovely memories on the water with South Of Heaven Guide Service!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour – Walleye/Perch Combo
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Oct 31
    $400
    Spend 4 hours fishing for Perch and four hours fishing for Walleye on this exciting Lake Erie adventure. Just bring your fishing license and favorite drinks and snacks. The captain will take care of all the necessary equipment and bait. After your trip, the captain will clean your Walleye, however, he doesn't clean Perch.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Combo
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 15
    $400
    Start your adventure by fishing Lake Erie in the morning and then have a relaxing evening catfishing in Sandusky Bay. The only things you'll need are your fishing licenses and the food of your choice.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Perch
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Oct 31
    $300
    Enjoy a full day of fishing on Lake Erie, targeting Yellow Perch.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Walleye
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Mar 1 - Oct 31
    $300
    You and the captain will be fishing for delicious Lake Erie Walleye. The captain provides all the equipment, you just make sure to bring your licenses and something to eat.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Perch Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Oct 31
    $300
    Enjoy a half day of fishing for Lake Erie Yellow Perch!
  • Private trip
    Evening Lake Erie Walleye Adventure
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 15
    $280
    Four hour walleye fishing on beautiful lake erie
  • Private trip
    Evening Catfishing Adventure
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 15
    $240
    Fishing in the evening offers the opportunity to catch even bigger Catfish! You'll even get the chance to do some handlining for these freshwater monsters.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Catfishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 31
    $240
    The captain offers you several different types of catfishing. Come spend 4 hours on the water and have lots of fun chasing Catfish. All the gear will be there for you, so just bring your licenses and some food.
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About the Captain

Frank Sherry
Port Clinton, Ohio, United States
ID & License verified
30 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since April 2021
Come join Captain Frank in exploring beautiful Lake Erie, the Portage River, as well as Sandusky Bay. He'll know how to put you on the fish and make your trip as best as possible!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Catfish Catfish
Perch (Yellow) Perch (Yellow)
Walleye Walleye

Boat Specs

Sportcraft (Commercial) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 320HP 6.2 mercurser engine.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Handline
Ice Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks

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 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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

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Customer Reviews

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Half day walleye trip

VERIFIED   Evening Lake Erie Walleye Adventure on July 6, 2021
We had such a perfect experience with Captain Frank!  Idk why the picture format won’t show my head but if you could see...
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Michaela M.
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Full Day Trip with Captain Frank

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Walleye on July 18, 2021
Exceeded our expectations! We had a wonderful time with Captain Frank and First Mate Brian. Caught all the walleye we could,...
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Justin S.
North Judson, IN
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2 days with frank

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Walleye on August 13, 2021
3 of us fished with Frank for 2 days, didn’t have the best weather wind wise. We had a good time catching walleyes the first...
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Melissa J.
Port Clinton, Ohio
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HIGHLY RECOMMEND CAPTAIN FRANK!!

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Walleye on June 8, 2021
If you are looking for a fun time and a true professional- book Captain Frank’s trip! Our first time out fishing on Lake...
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Randi C.
Huber Heights, OH
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4 hour evening experience with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   NEW  Evening Lake Erie Walleye Adventure on September 10, 2021
So much fun! Captain Mike is so friendly and easy to get along with! He’s also very knowledgeable and was accommodating to...
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FAQs about South Of Heaven Guide Service

South Of Heaven Guide Service offers the following trips to customers:
  • $120 per person - Evening Catfishing Adventure (4 hours)
  • $120 per person - Half Day Trip – Catfishing (4 hours)
  • $140 per person - Evening Lake Erie Walleye Adventure (4 hours)
  • $150 per person - Full Day Trip – Perch (7 hours)
  • $150 per person - Full Day Trip – Walleye (7 hours)
  • $150 per person - Half Day Perch Fishing (4 hours)
  • $200 per person - 8 Hour – Walleye/Perch Combo (8 hours)
  • $200 per person - 8 Hour Trip – Combo (8 hours)

When you book a trip with South Of Heaven Guide Service, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with South Of Heaven Guide Service include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (I will clean your walleye, not catfish or perch)
  • Drinks (I provide bottled water)

South Of Heaven Guide Service offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing

South Of Heaven Guide Service offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Handline (i provide a unique way to handline catfish)
  • Ice Fishing

Top targeted fish species with South Of Heaven Guide Service include:
  • Catfish
  • Perch (Yellow)
  • Walleye