Captain
Chris Hixson

Member since July 2017 Ludington, United States
Background
Capt. Chris Hixson has more than 30 years of fishing experience. He runs fishing charters on Lake Michigan and Lake Huron targeting Salmon, Trout, and Walleye when the season is right. Anglers who choose Elite Charters will enjoy a safe and comfortable experience fishing aboard the newest boat out there with top of the line gear. ****Captain and First Mate fully vaccinated against the covid-19 virus****

Hey, I'm Captain Chris Hixson

Ludington, United States
Background
Capt. Chris Hixson has more than 30 years of fishing experience. He runs fishing charters on Lake Michigan and Lake Huron targeting Salmon, Trout, and Walleye when the season is right. Anglers who choose Elite Charters will enjoy a safe and comfortable experience fishing aboard the newest boat out there with top of the line gear. ****Captain and First Mate fully vaccinated against the covid-19 virus****
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My Charter Listings

Elite Charters - Lake Michigan

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (47)
Ludington
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trips from $480

Elite Charters - Lake Huron

5.0 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (9)
Pinconning
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trips from $480

Customer Reviews

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4.9
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out of 5 stars from 56 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Michael R.
Dayton, OH
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Split Day with Captain Chris and Dave

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on August 6, 2021
These guys are great. Chris and Dave are a lot of fun and very accommodating. The weather was awful in the big lake but they...
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Patrick C.
Ludington, Michigan
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Day trip with Captain Chris

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 23, 2021
Great experience. The knowledge and preparedness of the captain and first mate were obvious as soon as we started. The perfect...
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Tracy R.
Minnetrista, MN
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Phenomenal fishing

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 19, 2021
Captain Chris and David took great care of us from start to finish. We caught five salmon, including a 29-lb beast. It was...
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Tracy W.
Bloomfield, NM
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6 Hr trip with Captain Cris

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on June 20, 2021
This trip was one of the best fishing trips I ever went on. Captain Cris knew right where to go. We caught our limit by 11:30....
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Joe G.
Owosso, MI
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Half day trip with captain Chris

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on September 4, 2021
Had an awesome time! Very knowledgeable and friendly. Everyone caught fish and took some home. Will definitely be booking captain...
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