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Lake Michigan is home to truly outstanding freshwater fishing. Its waters are teeming with Chinook and Coho Salmon, as well as various species of Trout. Hunters Charters will take you out on the crystal waters and help you net that dream catch.

Hop aboard their 31’ cruiser, made by Sea Ray - capable of comfortably holding 6 anglers at the same time. She’s powered by twin inboard engines, with 240 HP each, allowing her to reach a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots - impressive for her size. On board you can expect a full complement of state-of-the-art electronics for navigation and finding fish.

Captain Steve Hunt is a true fishing veteran, with over four decades of fishing under his tackle belt. He has fished up and down Wisconsin, and now he’s sharing that vast experience with his customers. You will target the fantastic Trout Lake Michigan has to offer: Brown, Lake, and Rainbow Trout. Salmon are also on the fishing menu, with Coho and Chinook being the species targeted.

A fuel surcharge may apply to your trip depending on the distance traveled. Children are more than welcome on board, Captain Steve loves getting kids hooked on lake angling. Customers should bring adequate clothing, polarized sunglasses, as well as a valid Wisconsin fishing license.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    $750
    A full day trip on the gorgeous Lake Michigan sounds fabulous, but in reality, it's even better. You will go after the gorgeous Brown, Lake, and Rainbow Trout, as well as the Coho and Chinook Salmon. All gear you may need on this trip is provided by the captain.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    $580
    Lake Wisconsin is home to fantastic Trout and Salmon, ready to be plucked out of the water. This trip does just that. You'll target Steelhead, Brown Trout, and Lake Trout, as well Coho Salmon and Chinook Salmon. All equipment you may need is provided by the captain
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    $480
    Lake Michigan is a fabulous place to go fishing for Trout and Salmon, this trip just does that. You'll go after Lake, Brown, and Rainbow Trout, as well as Coho and Chinook Salmon. All required equipment is supplied by the captain.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    $480
    If you're looking for a quick fishing trip in the wonderful waters of Wisconsin, look no further. This trip will take you fishing for Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Steelhead, Chinook and Coho Salmon, and others. All required gear is provided by the charter.

About the Captain

Steve Hunt
Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
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52 Customer Reviews
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Member since February 2018
Captain Steve Hunt is a serious silver-haired veteran of fishing. He has spent over four decades fishing up and down Wisconsin and knows the waters there like the back of his hand. His motto is "customer experience first" and he'll work very hard to ensure every trip you take with him is very fun and memorable.

About this listing

Targeted Species

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

Salmon (Coho) Coho Salmon

Boat Specs

Sea ray (Cruiser) originally built in 1980. Powered by 2 240HP Inboard engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
31 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Trolling

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 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 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 5% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
92%
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Jack K.
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Half Day Morning Trip With Hunter

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 14, 2021
A group of friends and I did the half day trip in the morning with Captain Steve. We had an amazing time and caught some good...
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Melissa, TX
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Best Captain on the lake

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 3, 2021
We caught fish when nobody else was. Captain Hunt knows the lake better than anyone. All morning long other Captains kept calling...
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Half day with Captain Steve

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on July 26, 2021
We could have done a whole day with Captain Steve!  We only caught a few but the experience was perfect for newbies.  He...
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Wind Lake, WI
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on July 17, 2021
This was a Christmas gift for my brother in law and the boys had a blast. Aside from the waves, the experience was one to remember....
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Half day trip with Captain Steve

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on September 5, 2021
Had a great trip even though we didn’t limit out with no fault to the captain. We hooked the fish but couldn’t get them...
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FAQs about Hunters Charters

Hunters Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $480 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (5 hours)
  • $480 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (5 hours)
  • $580 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $750 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Hunters Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet (Full-head)
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Hunters Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Okuma and Shimano)
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate

Hunters Charters offers the following type of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing

Hunters Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Hunters Charters include:
  • Brown Trout
  • Lake Trout
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Coho)