Captain
Steve Hardcastle

Member since May 2014 St. Catharines, Canada
Background
Captain Steve Hardcastle has been fishing since he was a small child. He has been hooked on the sport since he was 5 years of age when he got his first fishing rod. With over 35 years of charter experience and a fleet of boats both in up in Canada and down in Costa Rica, he has the skills, the equipment, and the boats to put you on your dream fish!
Techniques
Down rigging Trolling & Jigging Planner Boards Dipsy Divers

Hey, I'm Captain Steve Hardcastle

St. Catharines, Canada
Background
Captain Steve Hardcastle has been fishing since he was a small child. He has been hooked on the sport since he was 5 years of age when he got his first fishing rod. With over 35 years of charter experience and a fleet of boats both in up in Canada and down in Costa Rica, he has the skills, the equipment, and the boats to put you on your dream fish!
Techniques
Down rigging Trolling & Jigging Planner Boards Dipsy Divers

My Charter Listings

Niagara Fishmaster Ultimate

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St. Catharines
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trips from $724

Lake Erie Walleye Charters

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Dunnville
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Customer Reviews

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4.7
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out of 5 stars from 33 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
90%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
91%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Catch intended fish
87%
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Hugh T.
Mississauga, ON
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Biggest Salmon I’ve ever caught

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip (AM) on July 4, 2021
Steve is truly a FishMaster. He knows where to find the fishes and how to catch them. You will be surprised. Even with...
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Matthew S.
Smiths Falls, ON
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FishMaster

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip (AM) on July 10, 2021
Captain Steve and his crew were super amazing and full of knowledge on fishing, top of the line equipment and lot of laughs. ...
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Irina M.
Almaty, ALA
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Half a day trip with Captain Steve / highly recommended

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on June 11, 2019
Unforgettable experience! Well organized, safe, extremely interesting! Thanks a lot, Captain. My boys and I were very...
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Nicolas D.
Stuart, FL
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Walleye and Salmon with FishMaster

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (AM) on October 2, 2018
What’s best than limiting on Walleyes one day (lake Erie), including a 28” whopper amongst two dozen others, then catching...
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Devin H.
Palmetto, FL
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Tracked down a few trophies!

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) on July 10, 2019
My wife and I were focused on catching our first salmon and Capt. Steve did not dissapoint. Within 15 minutes of the trip I...
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