Captain
Mitch Shipman

Member since April 2017 Geneva, United States
Background
Mitch Shipman is a USCG licensed captain, Lake Erie Licensed Guide, and a tournament-winning fisherman. He specializes in trolling for Walleye and Perch on Lake Erie. With over 20 years of experience, Capt. Mitch has an impressive wealth of knowledge and a glowing reputation. He'll always do his best to ensure you have a productive and successful day on the water!
Techniques
Open water trolling. Depending on the time of year we will use dipsy divers and/or planar boards with worm harnesses, spoons or crankbaits. We adapt with the conditions to consistently put limits of Walleye in the boat and do our best to select baits and areas that will give you the best chance at catching big fish.

Hey, I'm Captain Mitch Shipman

Geneva, United States
Background
Mitch Shipman is a USCG licensed captain, Lake Erie Licensed Guide, and a tournament-winning fisherman. He specializes in trolling for Walleye and Perch on Lake Erie. With over 20 years of experience, Capt. Mitch has an impressive wealth of knowledge and a glowing reputation. He'll always do his best to ensure you have a productive and successful day on the water!
Techniques
Open water trolling. Depending on the time of year we will use dipsy divers and/or planar boards with worm harnesses, spoons or crankbaits. We adapt with the conditions to consistently put limits of Walleye in the boat and do our best to select baits and areas that will give you the best chance at catching big fish.

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5.0
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Lisa T.
Akron, Ohio
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Evening trip with Mitch

VERIFIED   NEW  Afternoon Trip on July 3, 2021
It was the best experience ever and my fisherman husband was extremely pleased.
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Paula L.
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Afternoon Trip on July 10, 2021
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Aaron R.
Guadalupe, AZ
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Great Time!

VERIFIED   Afternoon Trip on May 30, 2021
Mitch was extremely nice.  He went out of his way to make sure my kids and I had a good fishing experience.  Highly recommended!
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Leonard V.
Cleveland, OH
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   Afternoon Trip on June 6, 2021
The best trip ever!!!
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Niccole B.
Girard, PA
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on October 3, 2020
Captain Mitch’s experience in fishing, knowing the waters and handling his boat definatley showed. I would recommend him...
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