Captain
Lenny Vaughan

Member since January 2017 Manistee, United States
Background
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.
Techniques
I like to get all the guest involved in the fishing trip. I don't run a first mate so we all share in doing what it takes to put the fish in the boat.

Hey, I'm Captain Lenny Vaughan

Manistee, United States
Background
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.
Techniques
I like to get all the guest involved in the fishing trip. I don't run a first mate so we all share in doing what it takes to put the fish in the boat.

My Charter Listings

Slipknot Charters

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Manistee
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Slipknot Steelhead Charters – River

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Manistee
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Customer Reviews

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4.9
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out of 5 stars from 68 reviews
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Fishing with Lenny
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Amazing Day Out Fishing
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
92%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Chad M.
Grand Rapids, MI
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on May 30, 2021
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Nick R.
Lansing, Michigan
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Fishing with Lenny

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on May 15, 2021
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Darryl J.
Hoxeyville, MI
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on March 20, 2021
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Ken H.
Perrysburg, OH
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Thanks Lenny

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on September 8, 2020
Lenny is an awesome captain. Thanks for being flexible depending on the weather. Looking forward to next time on the water...
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Joseph D.
West Chester, OH
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3 full days with Captain Lenny on the Big Manistee River

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on September 30, 2020
Lenny was very knowledgeable about the area and fishing methods
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