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

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(64 reviews)
Manistee
trips from US $750
Excellent
4.8 / 5
(24 reviews)
Manistee
trips from US $650

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 88 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (44)
Awesome time with Capt. Lenny.
Awesome time with Capt. Lenny.
Tons of salmon
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
91%
Appropriate for children
92%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Caught fish
86%
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Jeremiah B.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Awesome time with Capt. Lenny.

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip on March 26, 2024
Post spawn, cold and rainy, three boys (2 younger). Lenny has his work cut out for him. He prevailed tremendously. He worked...
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Keith H.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip on April 6, 2024
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Jerry M.
Sebring, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

River charter

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on September 12, 2023
We thoroughly enjoyed our time with Lenny. His knowledge of the river and the different species of fish was exceptional.
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Shawn F.
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

November fishing trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on November 11, 2023
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Matt Q.
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Very good
4.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Tons of salmon

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on October 15, 2023
Landed a 8 fish and lost a dozen more. Captain Lenny was knowledgeable and down to earth
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