Slipknot Charters

309 River St Manistee.inn And …
Manistee MI, United States

Slipknot Charters invites you to join them for an adventure out of Manistee, Michigan. Captain Lenny, who is the owner and operator of the company, knows the area very well. The Manistee waters are widely known for one of the best catch rate for King Salmon in all the USA. Take a ride with Captain Lenny, and he will lead you to the best spots where the fish are hiding! 

Enjoy your fishing trip with Slipknot Charters aboard a spacious 28 ft. Baha cruiser GLE boat, which comes powered by a 310 HP Volvo Penta 5.7L engine. The vessel has a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots and can comfortably take up to six guests. Captain Lenny has a perfect command of his navigational electronics, which include a GPS, a VHF radio, a radar, and a fish finder. The boat is wheelchair accessible and is equipped with downriggers. As well as that, it also features a toilet on board for your maximum comfort when spending your day on the water.

On your day out with Captain Lenny and Slipknot Charters, you will be trolling for Steelhead, Salmon, and Lake Trout. Your fishing trip with Slipknot Charters will include your rods, reels, tackle, live bait, and lures. Your catch can be cleaned and filleted for you to take home and fill the freezer.

Slipknot Charters and Captain Lenny take pride in 90% of repeat customers. Take a ride with them and you will want to come back for more!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 700
    up to 6 persons
    All you need to bring is a cooler for your fish. The Captain will clean and bag the catch after you return to the dock.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Afternoon Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 3:30 PM
    US$ 500
    up to 6 persons
    From 3:30 pm to 10pm
  • Private trip
    Half Day Morning Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 500
    up to 6 persons
    From 5am to 11am
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Lake Trout
  Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  Salmon

Boat Specs

Baha cruiser GLE (Convertible) originally built in 2004. Powered by a 310HP Volvo Penta 5.7L engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
28 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Trolling

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Disabled Accessible

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
Checks

About the Captain

Lenny Vaughan
Manistee, Michigan, United States
Member since January 2017
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Captain Lenny Vaughan is an avid angler with thousands of hours of experience on the water. He is passionate about fishing and putting his friends and guests on fish. Lenny is especially great with kids, sharing his knowledge with them and helping them land their first fish. He was featured in the "Wilderness Journal Show" and has taken part in various tournaments.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Manistee Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.76 out of 5 stars from 7 reviews

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We really enjoyed our fishing trip. Captain Lenny is a great Captain and very knowledgeable. We highly recommend him. We had to cancel our original trip due to the weather and Captain Lenny was very helpful and accommodating with that. The day we rescheduled for turned out to be a beautiful day. We will definitely use him again if we go back to Manistee. Thanks again Captain Lenny!

Fished April 14, 2018
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Lenny found fish when there were no fish to be found. Had a great time, thanks guys.

Fished October 11, 2017
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Captain Lenny called us a few times the day before and the day of the charter giving us weather updates When the weather took a turn for the worst he redid his schedule to accommodate our short stay being from out of town During the charter he went out of his way to help us all and made the ladies feel very comfortable Going again next year bringing the rest of the family I highly recommend this charter

Fished July 26, 2017
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