Captain
Tony Kesselring

Member since June 2018 Fairview, United States
Background
Love Fishing, Hunting, and Trapping
Techniques
Trolling

Hey, I'm Captain Tony Kesselring

Fairview, United States
Background
Love Fishing, Hunting, and Trapping
Techniques
Trolling
Anglers Choice
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Erie Doghouse Charters

21 reviews
Fairview
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Fishing Reports

A lot of walleye

September 16, 2019

Fishing is still red hot out of Erie Read Full Report →


Youngsters got their limits

September 07, 2019

Few nice hogs and walleye limits Read Full Report →


Good fishing

September 06, 2019

Fishing is still hot limits on walleye and 2 bonus steelhead Read Full Report →


Boys got the dirty 30

August 25, 2019

The bite cant get any better! Great group and good fish biggest 9lbs Read Full Report →


Giant bonus steel head

August 20, 2019

Fast as we could set them the customers reeled them in! Awesome job guys Read Full Report →


Swells

August 19, 2019

30 walleye in hrs kept the boys busy Read Full Report →


Big waves=big fish

August 14, 2019

Fun trip good people Read Full Report →


24 eyes in 3 hrs

August 10, 2019

Cant get any better! Read Full Report →


2 hour tickets

August 07, 2019

Fast fishing cant keep the rods in Read Full Report →


More green fish

August 06, 2019

Great eaters fishing is hot hot hot Read Full Report →


2 hr walleye limit

August 03, 2019

Fishing is red hot Read Full Report →


Epic fishing

July 28, 2019

Scotts family did reeeeel good. Epic! Read Full Report →


Evening trip

July 28, 2019

Went the distance on this trip but it payed off Read Full Report →


Lennys party

July 27, 2019

30 eyes fast! Read Full Report →


Good fishing

July 27, 2019

Fun trip 30 eyes and chrome Read Full Report →


24 eyes and steelhead

July 26, 2019

Kids are always welcome aboard Read Full Report →


2 person trip big fish

July 25, 2019

We went deep and it payed off Read Full Report →


Limits every trip

July 13, 2019

Fishing is red hot limits every trip and some steelhead have been caught Read Full Report →


2 day trip

July 10, 2019

Customers went out tuesday afternon and and wednesday morning. Limits both days and bonus steelhead Read Full Report →


Walleye

July 06, 2019

Beautiful lake and quick limits Read Full Report →


Plenty of fish

July 05, 2019

Ran a double today limits and more limits Read Full Report →


Walleye trip

July 02, 2019

Customers got their walleye in no time. Havent located any steelhead yet Read Full Report →


Fishing is reeeeeeel good

June 27, 2019

Limits every trip!! Customers went home to WV with a full cooler Read Full Report →


2 trips

June 23, 2019

Lots of walleye and smooth lake! Read Full Report →


Another 60 walleye

June 18, 2019

Ran a double trip today. The walleye bite is red hot and getting even hotter! Over 60 fish went into the cooler for the day, come fill those freezers Read Full Report →


60 walleye today

June 17, 2019

Ran a double trip today over 60 walleyes hit the deck of the doghouse! Unreal fishing Read Full Report →


Slayfest!

June 10, 2019

Fishing continues to get better and better. We are off to an epic start to the season and it’s only going to get better from here! Fish are still pretty close to shore but are starting to move out… Read Full Report →


Limits as Usual

June 07, 2019

The bite is non stop and red hot! Read Full Report →


Steady Bite in Tight

May 31, 2019

Took a 4 man group out- jigged for the first half, trolled for the remainder. Overall very successful trip -Capt Tony Read Full Report →


Closing out May with Mayhem

May 31, 2019

Fishing is really heating up on the lake! The walleye are here and they’re biting, plus we landed some nice bonus fish the past couple of days! (And a visit at the dock from my newest first mate, my… Read Full Report →


Big females being caught!

May 24, 2019

With water temps rising the fishing is getting better by the day! Fishing is productive and close to port. Not a very long boat ride to the fishing grounds and scenic running the coast in shallow water Read Full Report →


Lake Trout Madness Next 10 Days

May 18, 2019

We just kicked off our 2019 fishing season and now is the perfect chance to put a trophy on your wall. The Lake Trout bite has been on and they are BIG! These fish are hard to come by… Read Full Report →


Walleye limits every trip!

September 18, 2018

Customers are getting walleye limits every trip! Steelhead has been prductive as well with bonus salmon Read Full Report →



On fire double trip

September 02, 2018

Limits every trip. World class Read Full Report →


Eyes and Steel

August 30, 2018

The bite is amazing. 18 eyes & 4 steelhead Read Full Report →


Went to the Abyss

August 28, 2018

Delayed this morning’s trip a couple of hours thanks to a rockin thunderstorm this am. Traveled out to the unknown, got a mixed bag with 7 steelies, 19 walleye and threw back a 20 lb channel cat. Lake Erie… Read Full Report →


Walleye bite is unreal

August 14, 2018

Quick limits and a bonus steelhead. Fun morning Read Full Report →


Walleye bonanza

August 11, 2018

Big Laker/box full of eyes

August 06, 2018

Tons of eyes and solid Laker Read Full Report →


Bonus Laker

August 05, 2018

Walleye is stronger than ever. Limits everytrip and some bonus trout when we find the cool water!! Read Full Report →


36 dead in 4 hours

July 31, 2018

Good fishing on Erie

July 29, 2018

Hagens family with thier catch Read Full Report →


Rough Waters & a Special First

July 24, 2018

Had a tough crew onboard from West Virginia who stuck it out in rocky waters to catch their limit and 1 for 2 on steelhead. Along with the group, I had my wife sub in as first mate for… Read Full Report →


Off the charts

July 20, 2018

First trip was a no show. Bumped tomors people to today bc of weather. Thank you Rusmisel family for the nice outing and your little boys hopefully are hooked for life!! They got their limits plus a bonus steelie,… Read Full Report →


Fishy

July 19, 2018

Ran 2 trips today-wavy but prductive Read Full Report →


Beautiful lake

July 16, 2018

4 man limit of walleye + bonus steelhead Read Full Report →


Sunday fun day

July 16, 2018

Lake was nice double trips 60 walleye and a steelhead Read Full Report →


42 on Ice

July 14, 2018

Some good old PA boys put a hurting on the walleye this morning. 3 hours of mad fishing and the captain got to reel in his 6 as well! Read Full Report →


On fire

July 13, 2018

30 dead in 3 hrs Read Full Report →


Big Fish in Big Water

July 08, 2018

3-man limits. Went and found some hogzillas plus a nice steelie Read Full Report →



Erie is on fire

July 05, 2018

Butler crew with their 4 man limit Read Full Report →



7-3-2018

July 03, 2018

Signature landscaping mowed 30 walleye Read Full Report →


Kicking off the 4th

July 01, 2018

Another slayfest on The Doghouse! July is here and she gave us a gorgeous day on the water. Full box ! Read Full Report →


Walleye Limits

June 30, 2018

Fishing is phenomenal on Lake Erie right now! Merlo family caught their walleye limits this morning on a 6 hour trip. Fish fry for the 4th of July! Read Full Report →


Crazy bite in rough weather

June 19, 2018

4 man charter-these guys were tough stuck out the weather and boxed out with limits. Great group of guys Read Full Report →


Mid June report

June 17, 2018

Fishing is off the charts so far- lots of table sized walleye (yummy) and couple rod benders mixed in Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.97
out of 5 stars from 21 reviews
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Evening trip with Captain Tony
Evening trip with Captain Tony
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Rhue M.
Saint Paris, OH
 5.00
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Successful day!!

VERIFIED   July 5, 2019
Great trip with Captain Tony and first mate Caleb. We were on fish immediately - from perfect eaters to a handful of fat ones! ...
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Owen C.
Las Vegas, NV
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Evening trip with Captain Tony

VERIFIED   September 7, 2019
What an EPIC trip. Half hour out, two hours on the fish and half hour back. Captain Tony had us on the fish as soon as we were...
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Scott R.
West Alexander, PA
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Walleye trip with the Doghouse and Capt Tony

VERIFIED   July 25, 2019
Fishing with the family.  3rd trips with Captain Tony and 3 walleye limits. 3 walleye over 6 lbs and a 6.5 lbs steelhead...
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Ronda K.
Pittsburgh, PA
 5.00
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Our trip

VERIFIED   August 3, 2019
Great trip for my husbands birthday. The captain and mate are fantastic. Highly recommend !!
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Rudy M.
Canal Winchester, OH
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Gone fishing!!!

VERIFIED   June 22, 2019
We had a blast..captain Tony very cool dude..and his mate could not have been better!!!
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