West Michigan Area
Fishing

Because fishing in the West Michigan area is exceptional, there are plenty of places to find bait, tackle and all other fishing supplies. Whether it's fishing on Lake Michigan or one of the countless inland lakes or rivers, West Michigan is a mecca for anglers to try their luck, with the great variety of fish which can be found here.

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Annie Mac Charters
Docked at Lake Street Marina, 800 S. Washington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-8659
No experience needed! Come join Captain Chuck for a day of fun and fishing on Lake Michigan in his 35' Rampage. Captain Chuck is a USCG licensed captain and would like to take you, your friends, and family on a charter...filled with sport fishing action. All equipment is provided.
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Blue Fairways
7341 Golfwood Dr., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-2115
Breakaway Charters
(231) 845-0028
Bud's Charter & Fishing Service
2380 Main St., Stronach, MI 49660, (231) 723-9414
Camel Charters
1065 S. Brye Rd, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-1161
Captain Dave's
P.O. Box 456, Onekama, MI 49675, (231) 889-0833
Catch-In II
9580 Case Rd., Brooklyn, MI 49230, (517) 592-2376
Double Trouble II
6123 Kennedy Rd., Munith, MI 49259, (517) 376-0935
Dreamweaver Charters
5880 Ehler Rd., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-9966
Early Bird Charter
1605 Spruce St., Wellston, MI 49689, (231) 848-4562
El-Lin Fishing Charters
5248 E. Fox Rd., Hart, MI 49420, (734) 637-4398
Encore
85 Chippewa Dr., Barryton, MI 49305, (888) 379-3474
Finlander Charters
3541 S. Elk Trail, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-7166
Finwarrior
2790 N. Jebavy Dr., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-6634
Finweaver II
2790 N. Jebavy Dr., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-6634
Finwonder
2790 N. Jebavy Dr., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-6634
Fire Plug Charters
(231) 398-9073
First Class Charters
6219 Miller Rd., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 357-4396
Fish Are Us Charter Service
290 Fourth St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-7910
Fish Hook
602 6th St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-3514
Fishtastic
2365 Caruso St., Midland, MI 48640, (989) 839-2043
For Pete's Sake Charters
4476 N. Lincoln Rd., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-8755
Freestyle Charters
6888 Illinois Rd., Ludington, MI 49660, 92310 845-1779
Great Lakes Rod Holders
3571 Hasenbank Rd., Freesoil, MI 49411, (231) 633-7688
Hook Me Up
2978 N. Darr Rd., Scottville, MI 49454, (231) 631-4179
JJ Mac
Vacation Station, Lot 112, Ludington, MI 49431, (2310 590-2824
Katfish
402 E. Court St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 425-6146
Kickin' Back
10550 Heavenridge Rd., Essexville, MI 48732, (989) 860-2932
Lie-A-Lot Charter Boat Fishing
Docked at Ludington Municipal Marina, (800) 850-1978
Come fish with Captain Mike Darke aboard the Lie-A-Lot, a 33-ft. Chris Craft Commander. From the port of Ludington, fish for salmon, steelhead, and trout. When booking your charter, rely on Captain Mike's 20-year experience to make your day on the water relaxing and exciting. Fully insured.
Ludington Fishing Reports
The Ludington area offers some of the best fishing in West Michigan. This website includes information you need about Lake Michigan charter boat captains, river charters, boat/motor rentals, launches, marine weather, bait/tackle shops, ice fishing, and more. Current local fishing reports for Ludington, Hamlin Lake, Pere Marquette River, Pentwater, and Manistee.
Miller Time Too
12221 White Lake Road, Fenton, MI 48430, (810) 629-7316
Natural Endeavors/Scribner Outfitters
1657 N. Skocelas Rd., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-6193
P.M. Lake Lodge
104 Water St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 936-1083
P.M. Lake Lodge... a unique lodge for anglers and adventure seekers. This two bedroom, two bath lodge sleeps six and has a large rec room. It is located on Pere Marquette Lake, with direct access to Lake Michigan. Boaters can stay and dock at the lodge. Charter boats are within walking distance.
Pentwater Angler
560 S. Hancock, Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-5357
Pequod II Charters
806 W. Loomis, Ludington, MI 49660, (231) 843-3586
Pier Pressure Charters & Guide Service
14051 Lakeside Ave., Bear Lake, MI 49614, (231) 864-4051
Polecat III
3925 S. Hopkins Lake Dr., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-3338
Quick Release
2860 Chevy Chase Rd., Niles, MI 49120, (269) 687-5700
Reel Rascal II
P.O. Box 588, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 795-3900
Relentless
632 S. Stiles Rd., Ludington, MI 49431, (231)757-2172
Riverside Charters
522 Water St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-4901
Salmon Slayer
2060 E. Wilson Rd., Custer, MI 49405, (377) 377-1313
Sandpiper III Charter Fishing
P.O. Box 442, Onekama, MI 49675, (231) 889-4258
Sero, Tom - Fishing/Casting Instructor
4410 Sweetwater Ln., Branch, MI 49402, (231) 898-3185
Shipwatch Marina
297 6th Ave., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-9314
Sue-Lee Charters
5355 Carlson Rd., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 690-5754
T-N-T Charters
1707 Frost Rd., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-9907
Temptation
784 Egan, Brooklyn, MI 49230, (517) 467-4717
The Stout Trout
17356 Caberfae Hwy., Wellston, MI 49689, (231) 848-4555
Wet Net
3096 Hartley Dr., Adrian, MI 49221, (517) 403-5050
Wild Thing II
P.O. Box 186, Ludington, MI 49431, (906) 396-3458

Also see: Canoes & Kayak Rentals



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Hamlin Lake - Pentwater - Manistee - Ludington - Pere Marquette River