Captain
Brian Standen

Member since May 2016 Manistee, United States
Background
Captain Brian Standen has been fishing the Great Lakes for over 30 years and, during that time, he's become an expert in putting his customers on the bite of some massive fish. He's a Manistee local and usually fishes Lake Michigan, though depending on the fishing conditions, you may also test out inland and river fisheries in the area.
Techniques
Trolling

Hey, I'm Captain Brian Standen

Manistee, United States
Background
Captain Brian Standen has been fishing the Great Lakes for over 30 years and, during that time, he's become an expert in putting his customers on the bite of some massive fish. He's a Manistee local and usually fishes Lake Michigan, though depending on the fishing conditions, you may also test out inland and river fisheries in the area.
Techniques
Trolling

My Charter Listing

Our Reel Heroes Charters

Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent 8 reviews
Manistee
trips from $600

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.96
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out of 5 stars from 8 reviews
Boat
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Crew
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Morning Trip with Captain Brian 1st Mate Chris
Morning Trip with Captain Brian 1st Mate Chris
Morning Trip with Captain Brian 1st Mate Chris
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
71%
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Ryan J.
Indianapolis, IN
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  4.67
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Awesome, fully outfitted boat with a great crew

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (AM) on August 3, 2020
I have chartered boats in several places up and down the Mexican and central American coasts.  “Our Reel Heroes” is easily...
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Kevin G.
Sparta, Michigan
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Half day trip with Captain Brian

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on August 21, 2020
Had a great afternoon/evening fishing with Our Reel Heroes Charter. Captain Brian and 1st Mate Chris are both 1st rate. Worked...
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Michael L.
Gladwin, MI
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Half day trip with captain Brian and first mate Gabe

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 5, 2020
Great experience! Had a great time. Brian and Gabe definitely knew what they were doing. Plan on going with them again. Nobody...
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Kathy D.
Lakeview, MI
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Morning Trip with Captain Brian 1st Mate Chris

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on September 11, 2020
We had a great time! The Captains knowledge and experience helped us get some big kings in the cooler when other crews were...
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Tim S.
Detroit, MI
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Fishing with Brian

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on September 12, 2020
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