Dead Reckon Charters

733 Riverfront Drive
Sheboygan WI, United States

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Boat Specs

Egg Harbor (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1984 and restored in 2012. Powered by 2 350HP Crusader engines with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

35 ft
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Lake Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Ugly Sticks w/ 20 pd. test line
Targeted Species
Lake Trout
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)


No previous fishing experience is required to enjoy fishing Lake Michigan on Dead Reckon Charters’ 35 ft Egg Harbor Sport Fishing boat. Whether this is the first time you’ve decided to take a fishing rod in your hand, or you are a seasoned angler hoping to get hold of a trophy sized Salmon or Lake Trout, Dead Reckon’s experienced crew will make sure your day is one to remember.

The Dead Reckon is powered with twin Crusader engines to get her motoring fast and efficiently towards the best fishing grounds on Lake Michigan. Featuring a full suite of Furuno electronics, a galley with a refrigerator, and an enclosed, private toilet, the boat has everything you need for a successful trip on board. Quality light tackle made up of Ugly Stick rods with 20 lb test line is available for you to use, and a trolling spread with outriggers and downriggers will make sure you get your chance at hooking one of the lake’s many delicious species. All the fishing and safety equipment is furnished, and you are welcome to bring whatever you would like to eat and drink.

Your fishing trip will involve trolling artificial baits in a variety of different ways to catch King and Coho Salmon as well as Brown Trout, Lake Trout, and Rainbow Trout. The crew aboard the Dead Reckon has over 129 years experience fishing the Great Lakes, making them an unbeatable team. In fact, they are so confident they will put you on fish they guarantee that if your group does not catch fish, their next trip aboard Dead Reckon Charters will be FREE!

Private & Enclosed
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Type 1, including infant
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Tank
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Tuna tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Private & Enclosed
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Type 1, including infant
Trip Includes
Rod, Reels & Tackle
Live Bait
Catch Cleaning & Filleting
$1.25 per fish w/ freeze bag
Additional Fee
Additional Fee
First Mate
Fishing Licence
Additional Fee at Dock
Additional Fee
Fly Fishing Equipment
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 30 days before the trip date
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates

Other Policies 
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
5 fish per day

10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Master Card, Check, American Express, PayPal.

About the Captain

John Zabel
Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States
Member since May 2016
I have been fishing for as long as I can remember. Now I have more fun taking other people fishing.


  • 733 Riverfront Drive, Sheboygan
    WI 53081, United States