Keepin’ It Reel Charters

308 River Street
Manistee MI, United States

If you’ve always wanted to reel in the catch of your dreams on Lake Michigan, then Keepin’ It Reel Charters offers a variety of angling adventures that’ll see you trolling this world-famous fishery for a variety of Trout and Salmon. Captain Greg Mccrumb is known for his honesty and friendliness, so who could be better to guide you around these plentiful waters?

Lake Michigan is known for being home to a bounty of Trout and Salmon species, including Rainbow Trout, Coho and Chinook Salmon, and plenty of others. Capt. Greg has spent years chasing different types of catch on the lake, and will use his wealth of knowledge and experience to have you cruising the hottest fishing grounds around in no time.

You’ll be exploring the lake onboard Capt. Greg’s 27’ Tiara center console. She can comfortably accommodate up to 4 anglers, and her spacious deck means that you’ll all be able to fish at the same time. Capt. Greg describes her as a fishing machine, and she’s equipped with everything you need to have a fun and productive day on the water – twin 350 HP engines, GPS, fishfinder, life jackets, a private toilet, and even an enclosed cabin to protect you from the elements!

As well as reeling in a variety of Salmon and Trout on Lake Michigan, Capt. Greg also offers guests the opportunity to explore the Manistee River. If you’ve always wanted to try your hand at some first-class freshwater fishing, then just let your captain know - he’ll provide all the necessary freshwater gear to have you reeling in some seriously huge Steelhead.

Your trip includes top-quality rods and reels, as well as tackle and artificial lures to tempt your catch. Your captain will also clean and fillet your haul for you. If you want to tick Lake Michigan off of your fishing bucket list, then join Capt. Greg and come aboard Keepin’ It Reel Charters to experience the angling adventure of a lifetime!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Steelhead
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    11 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Dec - 15 Jun
    US$ 850
    up to 4 persons
    What could be better than spending a full day chasing Steelhead on Lake Michigan alongside a friendly, experienced captain? You'll experience the perfect combination of peaceful waters and plenty of fishing action on this trip. You'll be provided with top-quality rods and reels, artificial lures, tackle, and refreshments. All you need to bring is a valid fishing license.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Steelhead (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Dec - 15 Jun
    US$ 600
    up to 4 persons
    Join Capt. Greg for a morning cruising Lake Michigan for your dream trophy-sized Steelhead. You'll explore these plentiful waters from a fish-catching machine. Your trip includes top-quality rods and reels, tackle, lures, and refreshments.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Steelhead (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Dec - 15 Jun
    US$ 600
    up to 4 persons
    Head out for an afternoon of cruising beautiful Lake Michigan! If you've always dreamed of reeling in your dream Steelhead, then join Capt. Greg and get ready to explore these waters for a seriously impressive catch. Your trip includes top-of-the-line rods and reels, artificial lures, tackle, and refreshments – just bring along a valid fishing license.

About this listing

Targeted Species

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

Salmon (Coho)

Boat Specs

Tiara (Center console) originally built in 1991. Powered by 2 330HP Mercury engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 37 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Trolling

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Kitchen
Refrigerator

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
First Mate

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 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 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% 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
Checks

About the Captain

Greg Mccrumb
Manistee, Michigan, United States
Member since April 2016
Capt. Greg has spent many years chasing his fishing dreams on Lake Michigan. His passion for reeling in the species that call this impressive fishery home has resulted in something that the locals call "Salmon Fever!" Keepin' It Reel Charters combines the peacefulness of exploring this beautiful lake with the excitement of reeling in your dream Salmon or Trout. Capt. Greg is known in the local area for his honesty and wealth of knowledge and experience, so join him for a fun and productive day out on the water.
Response time: 4 hours
Response rate: 100%

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