Bama Breeze Sportfishing

701 North Point Drive
Winthrop Harbor IL, United States

Check Availability

Select date to see available trips and rates:

About this listing

Boat Specs

Pacemaker (Flybridge) originally built in 1976. Powered by 2 305HP Chevy Block engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Lake Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Targeted Species
 
Lake Trout
 
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)

 
Salmon
Description

Bama Breeze Sportfishing was founded by Captain Josh Slawkin in 2015, and is based at North Point Marina in Winthrop Harbor, Illinois. Capt. Josh and the crew specialize in Salmon and Trout fishing charters on Lake Michigan, and are dedicated to putting you on as many fish as possible during your trip.

You will head out on the ‘Bama Breeze’, a 30’ Pacemaker sportfisherman that is powered by twin 305HP Chevy Block engines, taking it up to maximum cruising speeds of 20 knots. The boat is perfect for accommodating up to six anglers, and features a wide and spacious deck, flybridge, downriggers, GPS, fishfinder, radar and VHF radio. For your comfort, the cabin is fitted with a toilet, kitchen with refrigerator, TV and stereo.

Join the Bama Breeze Sportfishing team on one of their six or eight hour day trips, or three hour twilight trip, where they will guide you through different fishing techniques, including light and heavy tackle, bottom fishing and trolling, when targeting species such as Rainbow Trout, Lake Trout and Salmon. The Coho Salmon action is unbelievable between May to June, and having multiple fish hooked up at a single time with catching limits of 25-30 fish is not uncommon. Although fishing from July to September is generally slower, it is also prime time for large, reel-screaming King Salmon, and is by far the best for trophy-size fish! Trips include rods, reels and terminal tackle, lures, and fish cleaning and packaging. If the boat is unsuccessful in catching a fish during your charter, the Bama Breeze crew will give you a full refund.

Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkelling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 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
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

20% 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, Checks.

About the Captain

Josh Slawkin
Winthrop Harbor, Illinois, United States
Member since June 2016
Captain Josh Slawkin began Bama Breeze Sportfishing in 2015, and specializes in Salmon and Trout fishing charters on Lake Michigan. Capt. Josh and his crew give their all to get you reeling in as many fish as possible!

Location

  • 701 North Point Drive, Winthrop Harbor
    IL 60096, United States