Captain
Matt Porter

Member since March 2017 Racine, United States
Background
Captain Matt Porter grew up four blocks from the shores of Lake Michigan. Matt has over 40 years of experience of fishing here, starting in the 1960’s when Lake Michigan was first stocked with Salmon and Trout. Captain Matt and his crew work hard every day to put his clients and friends on fish and provide an enjoyable experience. Being a full-time charter Captain, Matt stays on top of the fish every day.
Techniques
Jackpot Fishing Charters operates 2 full time charter boats from the ports of Winthrop Harbor, IL and Racine, WI. Both boats are equipped with state of the art electronics, top quality rods and reels and clean comfortable washroom facilities.

Hey, I'm Captain Matt Porter

Racine, United States
Background
Captain Matt Porter grew up four blocks from the shores of Lake Michigan. Matt has over 40 years of experience of fishing here, starting in the 1960’s when Lake Michigan was first stocked with Salmon and Trout. Captain Matt and his crew work hard every day to put his clients and friends on fish and provide an enjoyable experience. Being a full-time charter Captain, Matt stays on top of the fish every day.
Techniques
Jackpot Fishing Charters operates 2 full time charter boats from the ports of Winthrop Harbor, IL and Racine, WI. Both boats are equipped with state of the art electronics, top quality rods and reels and clean comfortable washroom facilities.

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Jackpot Fishing Charters

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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   NEW  June 20, 2021
The charter operator canceled 4 days prior to the trip date. This is an automated posting
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Walter F.
Deerfield, Illinois
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September fishing trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip - Weekend on September 15, 2018
It’s late in the season, so fewer bites, but we caught 5 fish and the crew kept looking for action.  We lost a couple of...
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Dan R.
Chicago, IL
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Great time!

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip - Weekend on June 29, 2018
We went out with Captain Jeff and he put us on fish! We brought in 15 on a 5 hour charter. Action was steady and everything...
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Leonard W.
Davenport, IA
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Half day trip was fine

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip - Weekend on August 26, 2018
Owner was highly in personable.. There are plenty of other outfitters to fish with.  Don’t need the stress when I’m supposed...
Leonard W. does not recommend Jackpot Fishing Charters - Racine
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