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21 ft 1 - 2 People From $2,200
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Full Day Trophy Walleye & Steelhead

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21 ft 1 - 4 People From $600
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Walleye Trolling On Possessed IV

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Fishing in Lorain
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Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Lake Erie Walleye Run in Lorain

If you've been looking for a serious Walleye trip on the beautiful waters of Lake Erie, there's no better trip than one with Captain Sean! He's an expert guide who's great at putting his clients on "wallhanger" trophy Walleye and Perch, and he'll show you a great time whether you're a total greenhorn or an experienced angler. You'll be trolling and drifting for lunker Walleye, throwing a variety of baits and lures to draw bites. Walleye arent big fighters, but they're some of the best-eating freshwater fish out there, and they're super fun for every level of angler! You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Sean's 26' SeaWhirl, an ideal boat for these conditions. She's packing a 350-HP Mercruiser engine to get you there in a timely fashion, and has a comfortable cabin to keep you out of the sun and/or wind. Captain Sean will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! The only question is, when are you coming up? Read More

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Lake Erie Walleye Run

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26 ft 1 - 4 People From $450
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
trip description for Cleveland /Lorain Trophy Walleye in Cleveland

If you've been looking for the perfect half-day Walleye trip on the beautiful waters of Lake Erie, there's no better trip than one with Captain Moke! He's an expert guide who's great at putting his clients on "wallhanger" Walleye, and he'll show you a great time whether you're totally green or already an experienced angler. On this trip, you'll be trolling and drifting for lunker Walleye, throwing a variety of lures to draw bites. Walleye are some of the best-eating freshwater fish out there, and they're super fun for every level of angler! These fish migrate across Lake Erie every year, moving from colder, deeper waters to warmer areas and back. They can be caught reliably all year long. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Moke's 21' WarriorHigh Performance Muli Species boat. 350-HP Suzuki engines, so you'll be absolutely flying off the dock and out to the hot fishing spots! Captain Moke will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! Let’s go fishing! Read More

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Cleveland /Lorain Trophy Walleye

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21 ft 1 - 3 People From $500
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Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Lake Erie Walleye Catch in Lorain

If you're an angler looking to catch one of the Midwest's best sportfish species, look no further! On this adventure with Captain Tom—a Lake Erie Walleye-fishing master—you'll be hunting down prizewinning Walleye on the clear water's of America's fourth-largest lake. Captain Tom grew up on the lake, and has fished this water for decades. He's a true expert, and he'll guide you right to his best spots for lunker Walleye. To hook 'em up, you'll throw a variety of artificial lures. Whether you're an experienced angler or a newbie, Tom will make sure you have the right tackle and all the tools necessary to whack some big ones. You'll be fishing from Captain Tom's 30' Hewescraft 270 Alaskan. This beautiful sportfisher is fast, comfortable, and built for the kind of conditions you can expect out there. She sports two 200HP Mercury outboards, so you'll spend more time fishing and less time cruising! Captain Tom will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, and tackle; just bring some sunscreen, your Ohio fishing license, and a pair of sunglasses to cut the glare. The biggest Walleye of your life is out there, so what are you waiting for?! Read More

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Lake Erie Walleye Catch

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30 ft 1 - 6 People From $650
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Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Full Day Walleye Fishing in Lorain

If you're an angler looking to catch one of the Midwest's best sportfish species, look no further! On this adventure with Captain Tom—a Lake Erie Walleye-fishing master—you'll be hunting down prizewinning Walleye on the clear waters of America's fourth-largest lake. Captain Tom grew up on the lake, and has fished this water for decades. He's a true expert, and he'll guide you right to his best spots for lunker Walleye. To hook 'em up, you'll throw a variety of artificial lures. Whether you're an experienced angler or a newbie, Tom will make sure you have the right tackle and all the tools necessary to whack some big ones. You'll be fishing from Captain Tom's 30' Hewescraft 270 Alaskan. This beautiful sportfisher is fast, comfortable, and built for the kind of conditions you can expect out there. She sports two 200HP Mercury outboards, so you'll spend more time fishing and less time cruising! Captain Tom will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, and tackle; just bring some sunscreen, your Ohio fishing license, and a pair of sunglasses to cut the glare. The biggest Walleye of your life is out there, so what are you waiting for?! Read More

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Full Day Walleye Fishing

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30 ft 1 - 6 People From $650
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for 2-Hour Lake Erie Trip (Evening) in Lorain

This 2-hour trip is perfect for out-of-towners who want to wet a line and catch fish along with the sunset. Your target species is Walleye, the most popular gamefish in Lake Erie, but there's a good chance you'll hook a Channel Cat or a Freshwater Drum as well. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Moke's 21' Warrior high performance tournament boat. She's packing 350-HP Suzuki engines, so you'll be absolutely flying off the dock and out to the hot fishing spots! Captain Moke will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! This is a very popular option for out of town folks. Let’s go fish. Read More

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2-Hour Lake Erie Trip (Evening)

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21 ft 1 - 2 People From $650
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Lake Erie Walleye Roundup in Lorain

There's no better way to spend a summer day than on a Walleye fishing trip with Captain Alex. He's an expert guide who's great at putting his clients on "wallhanger" Walleye, and he'll show you a great time whether you're a total greenhorn or an experienced angler. On this trip, you'll be casting and drifting for lunker Walleye, throwing a variety of lures to draw bites. Walleye arent know for being big fighters, but they're some of the best-eating freshwater fish out there, and they're super fun for anglers of all levels. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Alex's 29' Baha, an ideal boat for this type of fishing. She's packing a 385-HP Mercruiser engine to get you out to where the fish are in a timely fashion, and has a comfortable cabin to keep you out of the sun and/or wind. Captain Alex will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! The only question is, when are you coming up? Read More

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Lake Erie Walleye Roundup

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29 ft 1 - 6 People From $500
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Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Lake Erie Walleye Run in Lorain

If you've been looking for a serious Walleye trip on the beautiful waters of Lake Erie, there's no better trip than one with Captain Sean! He's an expert guide who's great at putting his clients on "wallhanger" trophy Walleye and Perch, and he'll show you a great time whether you're a total greenhorn or an experienced angler. You'll be trolling and drifting for lunker Walleye, throwing a variety of baits and lures to draw bites. Walleye arent big fighters, but they're some of the best-eating freshwater fish out there, and they're super fun for every level of angler! You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Sean's 26' SeaWhirl, an ideal boat for these conditions. She's packing a 350-HP Mercruiser engine to get you there in a timely fashion, and has a comfortable cabin to keep you out of the sun and/or wind. Captain Sean will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! The only question is, when are you coming up? Read More

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Lake Erie Walleye Run

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26 ft 1 - 4 People From $450
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Lake Erie Walleye Roundup in Lorain

There's no better way to spend a summer day than on a Walleye fishing trip with Captain Alex. He's an expert guide who's great at putting his clients on "wallhanger" Walleye, and he'll show you a great time whether you're a total greenhorn or an experienced angler. On this trip, you'll be casting and drifting for lunker Walleye, throwing a variety of lures to draw bites. Walleye arent know for being big fighters, but they're some of the best-eating freshwater fish out there, and they're super fun for anglers of all levels. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Alex's 29' Baha, an ideal boat for this type of fishing. She's packing a 385-HP Mercruiser engine to get you out to where the fish are in a timely fashion, and has a comfortable cabin to keep you out of the sun and/or wind. Captain Alex will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! The only question is, when are you coming up? Read More

Lake Fishing Trip near Avon Lake

Lake Erie Walleye Roundup

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29 ft 1 - 6 People From $500
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Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Lake Erie Walleye Catch in Lorain

If you're an angler looking to catch one of the Midwest's best sportfish species, look no further! On this adventure with Captain Tom—a Lake Erie Walleye-fishing master—you'll be hunting down prizewinning Walleye on the clear water's of America's fourth-largest lake. Captain Tom grew up on the lake, and has fished this water for decades. He's a true expert, and he'll guide you right to his best spots for lunker Walleye. To hook 'em up, you'll throw a variety of artificial lures. Whether you're an experienced angler or a newbie, Tom will make sure you have the right tackle and all the tools necessary to whack some big ones. You'll be fishing from Captain Tom's 30' Hewescraft 270 Alaskan. This beautiful sportfisher is fast, comfortable, and built for the kind of conditions you can expect out there. She sports two 200HP Mercury outboards, so you'll spend more time fishing and less time cruising! Captain Tom will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, and tackle; just bring some sunscreen, your Ohio fishing license, and a pair of sunglasses to cut the glare. The biggest Walleye of your life is out there, so what are you waiting for?! Read More

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Lake Erie Walleye Catch

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30 ft 1 - 6 People From $650
Fishing in Avon Lake
Fishing in Avon Lake
Fishing in Avon Lake
trip description for Half-Day Lake Erie Hook-Up in Avon Lake

If you're an angler looking to catch one of the Midwest's best sportfish species, look no further! On this adventure with Captain Ron—a Lake Erie Walleye-fishing master—you'll be hunting down prizewinning Walleye on the clear waters of America's fourth-largest lake. Captain Ron has been fishing here since he was just a kid, and he's caught thousands of fish in the places you'll be fishing. He's a true expert, and he'll guide you right to his best spots for lunker Walleye. Walleye aren't known as great fighting fish, but they're still extremely fun for anglers of all levels. In addition, they often hang out together, so getting multiple "tips down" at the same time isn't uncommon. Walleye love to hit lures right off the bottom, so you'll focus on slow trolling to draw bites. You'll be using a variety of lures, most of which will imitate small baitfish. Captain Ron will make sure you're ready to go with the best terminal tackle; so, whether you're an experienced angler or a newbie, Captain Ron will make sure you have the right tackle and all the tools necessary to whack some big ones. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Ron's 23' Warrior tournament boat, an ideal vessel for fishing both close to shore and in deeper water. She's equipped with a 400-Hp Mercury engine, so you'll be on the fish in the blink of an eye. She also features a full suite of electronics, including GPS, fish finder, and a trolling motor. Captain Ron will bring everything you need for a legendary fishing trip. All you need to remember are you Ohio fishing licenses, weather-appropriate clothing, and sun protection. Get out there and hook 'em up! Read More

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Half-Day Lake Erie Hook-Up

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23 ft 1 - 4 People From $550
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Walleye Trolling in Lorain

If you've been searching for the Lake Erie Walleye trip of a lifetime, look no further. Captain Keith is a pro when it comes to fishing Lake Erie for these famous gamefish, and he'll make sure that you and yours have a great time and go home with a trophy, a full cooler, or both! In order to maximize your chances of success, Captain Keith follows the fish as they migrate around the lake. In the spring, the fish hang out on the western side of the lake, then move east as the water begins to warm up. In the fall, the fish head back west and eat like crazy as they prepare for the long winter. If you're looking to catch a trophy, spring and fall are the times to do it! On this trip, you'll be using a variety of lures to draw bites. Depending on the time of year, there are a several different techniques to choose from. In the spring, you'll employ diving crank baits that can find Walleye down in the deep, cold water. Towards the middle of the summer, you'll focus on trolling higher in the water column. As the season progresses, you may switch to spoons or other lures depending on what's getting the bite. Captain Keith will make sure to get you set up with the best tackle, no matter the season! Although Walleye arent known as huge fighters, they're widely regarded as some of the best freshwater eating fish out there! When you're fishing with Captain Keith, he'll make sure you head home with a cooler full of dinner. You'll be fishing out there aboard his 27' Sportcraft cuddy cabin, a fast boat that's ideal for trolling, with an enclosed cabin to keep you comfortable all day. She also runs a Crusader 454 inboard engine so you'll be out there in the blink of an eye! You'll be provided with everything you need for a blue-ribbon fishing trip; all you need to bring is proper clothing for the weather, your Ohio fishing licenses, and a good attitude! Captain Keith offers $25 off for kids, First Responders, and military servicemembers and veterans—please let us know if you or one of the members of your group is in this category! Read More

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Walleye Trolling

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27 ft 1 - 6 People From $400
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
trip description for Cleveland /Lorain Trophy Walleye in Cleveland

If you've been looking for the perfect half-day Walleye trip on the beautiful waters of Lake Erie, there's no better trip than one with Captain Moke! He's an expert guide who's great at putting his clients on "wallhanger" Walleye, and he'll show you a great time whether you're totally green or already an experienced angler. On this trip, you'll be trolling and drifting for lunker Walleye, throwing a variety of lures to draw bites. Walleye are some of the best-eating freshwater fish out there, and they're super fun for every level of angler! These fish migrate across Lake Erie every year, moving from colder, deeper waters to warmer areas and back. They can be caught reliably all year long. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Moke's 21' WarriorHigh Performance Muli Species boat. 350-HP Suzuki engines, so you'll be absolutely flying off the dock and out to the hot fishing spots! Captain Moke will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! Let’s go fishing! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip near Avon Lake

Cleveland /Lorain Trophy Walleye

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21 ft 1 - 3 People From $500
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
trip description for Full Day Trophy Walleye & Steelhead in Cleveland

If you've been searching for the fishing trip of a lifetime, look no further. Captain Mike ("Moke") is very experienced when it comes to fishing Lake Erie for both Trophy Walleye and Steelhead. On this trip, you'll be trolling for "wallhanger" Walleye, and thrashing Steelhead off shore. Depending on the time of year, there are a several different techniques to choose from. In the spring, you'll employ diving crank baits that can find Walleye down in the deep, cold water. Towards the middle of the summer, you'll focus on trolling for Walleye towards the middle of the water column. This is an exciting (and chaotic) way to fish when multiple rods start bending at once! You'll also be trolling for Steelhead, a type of fish that's essentially a Rainbow Trout on steroids. These fish hit hard, jump high, and are extremely fun to fight. They're also excellent eating, whether you choose to throw some fillets on the grill or sear them on the stove. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Moke's 21' Warrior High performance Muti Species boat 350-HP Suzuki engines, so you'll be absolutely flying off the dock and out to the hot fishing spots! Captain Moke will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! Let’s go fishing! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip near Avon Lake

Full Day Trophy Walleye & Steelhead

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21 ft 1 - 4 People From $600
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for 2-Day Trophy Walleye Special in Lorain

If you've been looking for the perfect half-day Walleye trip on the beautiful waters of Lake Erie, there's no better trip than one with Captain Moke! He's an expert guide who's great at putting his clients on "wallhanger" Walleye, and he'll show you a great time whether you're totally green or already an experienced angler. On this trip, you'll be trolling and drifting for lunker Walleye, throwing a variety of lures to draw bites. Walleye are some of the best-eating freshwater fish out there, and they're super fun for every level of angler! These fish migrate across Lake Erie every year, moving from colder, deeper waters to warmer areas and back. They can be caught reliably all year long. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Moke's 21' WarriorHigh Performance Muli Species boat. 350-HP Suzuki engines, so you'll be absolutely flying off the dock and out to the hot fishing spots! Captain Moke will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! Let’s go fishing! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip near Avon Lake

2-Day Trophy Walleye Special

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21 ft 1 - 2 People From $2,200
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
Fishing in Cleveland
trip description for Trophy Walleye Night Bite (Oct-Dec) in Cleveland

If you've been looking for a unique Walleye trip on Lake Erie, this evening trip might just be for you. Captain Mike is an expert when it comes to fishing Lake Erie for trophy Walleye and Steelhead On this trip, we’ll be looking for trophy walleye in the dark and close to shore. This is when the fish are ou top of the water feeding getting ready for winter. This is one of the best fishing on Lake Erie. You'll be fishing at night, when these fish are out and active! You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Mike's 21' Warrior high performance Multi Species boat 350-HP Suzuki engines, so you'll be absolutely flying off the dock and out to the hot fishing spots! Captain Mike will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! Let’s go fishing! Read More

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Trophy Walleye Night Bite (Oct-Dec)

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21 ft 1 - 3 People From $450
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for 2-Hour Lake Erie Trip (Evening) in Lorain

This 2-hour trip is perfect for out-of-towners who want to wet a line and catch fish along with the sunset. Your target species is Walleye, the most popular gamefish in Lake Erie, but there's a good chance you'll hook a Channel Cat or a Freshwater Drum as well. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Moke's 21' Warrior high performance tournament boat. She's packing 350-HP Suzuki engines, so you'll be absolutely flying off the dock and out to the hot fishing spots! Captain Moke will supply everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including all rods, reels, bait and tackle! Just bring a cooler with some snacks and drinks, sunscreen, and proper clothing! This is a very popular option for out of town folks. Let’s go fish. Read More

Lake Fishing Trip near Avon Lake

2-Hour Lake Erie Trip (Evening)

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21 ft 1 - 2 People From $650
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Walleye Trolling on Possessed IV in Lorain

If you've been searching for the Lake Erie Walleye trip of a lifetime, look no further. This trip is a blast, Captain Keith and Captain Bronson are pros when it comes to fishing Lake Erie! They'll make sure that you and yours have a great time and go home with a trophy, a full cooler, or both! In order to maximize your chances of success, Captain Keith and his crew follow the fish as they migrate around the lake. In the spring, the fish hang out on the western side of the lake, then move east as the water begins to warm up. In the fall, the fish head back west and eat like crazy as they prepare for the long winter. If you're looking to catch a trophy, spring and fall are the times to do it! On this trip, you'll be using a variety of lures to draw bites. Depending on the time of year, there are a several different techniques to choose from. In the spring, you'll employ diving crank baits that can find Walleye down in the deep, cold water. Towards the middle of the summer, you'll focus on trolling higher in the water column. As the season progresses, you may switch to spoons or other lures depending on what's getting the bite. Captain Keith will make sure to get you set up with the best tackle, no matter the season! Although Walleye aren't known as huge fighters, they're widely regarded as some of the best freshwater eating fish out there! When you're fishing with Captain Keith, he'll make sure you head home with a cooler full of dinner. You'll be fishing out there aboard his 23' Hydra-Sports Center Console, a boat that's ideal for trolling and casting from. She also runs a Evinrude 225hp outboard engine so you'll be out there in the blink of an eye! You'll be provided with everything you need for a blue-ribbon fishing trip; all you need to bring is proper clothing for the weather, your Ohio fishing licenses, and a good attitude! Captain Keith offers $25 off for kids, First Responders, and military servicemembers and veterans—please let us know if you or one of the members of your group is in this category! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip near Avon Lake

Walleye Trolling On Possessed IV

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23 ft 1 - 3 People From $400
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Fishing in Lorain
trip description for Full Day Walleye Fishing in Lorain

If you're an angler looking to catch one of the Midwest's best sportfish species, look no further! On this adventure with Captain Tom—a Lake Erie Walleye-fishing master—you'll be hunting down prizewinning Walleye on the clear waters of America's fourth-largest lake. Captain Tom grew up on the lake, and has fished this water for decades. He's a true expert, and he'll guide you right to his best spots for lunker Walleye. To hook 'em up, you'll throw a variety of artificial lures. Whether you're an experienced angler or a newbie, Tom will make sure you have the right tackle and all the tools necessary to whack some big ones. You'll be fishing from Captain Tom's 30' Hewescraft 270 Alaskan. This beautiful sportfisher is fast, comfortable, and built for the kind of conditions you can expect out there. She sports two 200HP Mercury outboards, so you'll spend more time fishing and less time cruising! Captain Tom will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, and tackle; just bring some sunscreen, your Ohio fishing license, and a pair of sunglasses to cut the glare. The biggest Walleye of your life is out there, so what are you waiting for?! Read More

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Full Day Walleye Fishing

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30 ft 1 - 6 People From $650

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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Guide in Avon Lake

What are the best fishing trips in Avon Lake?

Why should I book a fishing trip in Avon Lake with Captain Experiences?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 12 trip in Avon Lake: Half-Day Lake Erie Hook-Up guided by Ronnie.

Our guides in Avon Lake are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 3246 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Looking for kid friendly guides / fishing lessons in Avon Lake? Check out our beginner and family friendly guides in Avon Lake.

What types of fishing trips are common in Avon Lake?

Lake fishing is the most popular type of fishing in Avon Lake as well as nearshore fishing and river fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Avon Lake are: 1. walleye, 2. steelhead, 3. channel catfish, 4. freshwater drum, and 5. sheepshead.

The most common fishing techniques in Avon Lake are artificial lure fishing, light tackle fishing, and trolling but drift fishing and bottom fishing are popular as well.

How much does an Avon Lake fishing trip cost?

Prices in Avon Lake can range anywhere from about $500 to $995, but the average price for a half day trip in Avon Lake is $649. The average price for a full day trip in Avon Lake is $799.

Is booking a fishing guide worth the money?

Hiring a guide provides a number of benefits and many choose to book a fishing guide for a combination of experience, local knowledge, convenience, and cost-effectiveness.

Working with experienced fishing guides who know the best local spots and techniques can dramatically increase your odds of a great day. Having someone who is on the water every day and knows the area like the back of their hand is going to give you the best chances of success.

Booking a guide is also more cost effective, especially if you only get out a handful of times per year. When you consider all of the costs you would incur on your own such as the price of a boat, maintenance, insurance, gas, high-quality gear and tackle, repairs, and more, you’ll find that DIY is sometimes not worth the expense.

Even if you’ve got a great setup already in your home waters, booking a guide also provides a great opportunity to experience new techniques, new locations, or even a chance at a new target species to knock off the bucket list.

What month is best for fishing in Avon Lake?

The most popular season for fishing in Avon Lake is summer, and most anglers book their trips 84 days in advance.

Do I need a Avon Lake fishing license and what are the bag limits in Avon Lake?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Avon Lake, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Avon Lake. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Avon Lake.

What is fishing in Avon Lake?

Fishing in Avon Lake, Ohio, offers anglers a rewarding experience on the shores of Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes renowned for its diverse fish population. Situated just west of Cleveland, Avon Lake provides easy access to prime fishing grounds along the lake's expansive shoreline. Whether casting from the pier, wading in the shallows, or launching a boat into the open waters, anglers can target a variety of freshwater species, including walleye, perch, bass, and steelhead trout, making it a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts of all levels.

The spring and summer months are particularly productive for fishing in Avon Lake, as warmer temperatures draw fish closer to the shoreline in search of food and spawning grounds. Anglers can take advantage of this abundance by trolling nearshore waters or casting from the rocky beaches and breakwalls. Additionally, the fall season brings the annual migration of steelhead trout, offering exciting opportunities for anglers to test their skills against these powerful and acrobatic fish as they make their way upstream from Lake Erie's tributaries.

Beyond the thrill of the catch, fishing in Avon Lake also provides anglers with the chance to enjoy the natural beauty and serenity of Lake Erie's scenic shoreline. With stunning sunsets painting the sky and gentle waves lapping against the shore, a day spent fishing in Avon Lake offers moments of tranquility and relaxation amid the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Whether fishing solo, with friends, or as a family outing, Avon Lake invites anglers to cast their lines and create lasting memories on the shores of this Great Lakes gem.

What are the most popular months to fish in Avon Lake?

Fishing seasons in Avon Lake, Ohio, follow a familiar rhythm dictated by the changing seasons and the behavior of freshwater fish in Lake Erie. Spring marks the beginning of the fishing season, as warming temperatures prompt fish to become more active after the winter months. Anglers eagerly anticipate the arrival of species like walleye and yellow perch, which move closer to the shoreline in search of spawning grounds. Springtime fishing in Avon Lake offers opportunities for both shore fishing and boat angling, with anglers employing a variety of techniques to entice hungry fish.

As summer unfolds, fishing in Avon Lake reaches its peak, with abundant opportunities for anglers to reel in a variety of freshwater species. Warm waters bring an influx of baitfish, attracting larger predatory fish like bass and steelhead trout. Whether casting from the pier, trolling the open waters, or fly fishing along the shoreline, anglers can enjoy productive fishing sessions throughout the summer months. Additionally, the longer days and milder weather make summer an ideal time for anglers to spend extended hours on the water, soaking in the natural beauty of Lake Erie's scenic shoreline.

Autumn brings a change of pace to fishing in Avon Lake, as cooler temperatures signal the transition to fall fishing. While some species begin to migrate away from the shoreline in preparation for winter, others, like steelhead trout, begin their annual upstream journey from Lake Erie's tributaries. Anglers can capitalize on this migration by targeting steelhead in the rivers and streams that feed into the lake, offering a different angling experience amid the vibrant colors of fall foliage. With each season offering its own unique fishing opportunities, Avon Lake provides anglers with year-round excitement and adventure on the waters of Lake Erie.

What types of fishing are popular in Avon Lake?

In Avon Lake, Ohio, anglers can enjoy a variety of fishing techniques tailored to the diverse fish species inhabiting Lake Erie's waters. One popular method is trolling, where anglers deploy lines from a moving boat equipped with specialized gear such as downriggers or planer boards. Trolling allows anglers to cover a large area of water while targeting species like walleye, steelhead trout, and yellow perch that roam the expansive depths of the lake. With its versatility and effectiveness, trolling is a favorite among experienced anglers looking to maximize their chances of landing a prized catch.

Shore fishing is another beloved pastime in Avon Lake, offering anglers the chance to cast their lines from the comfort of solid ground. From casting off the pier to wading along the rocky shoreline, shore anglers can target a variety of species including bass, perch, and catfish. With easy access to prime fishing spots along Lake Erie's scenic shoreline, shore fishing in Avon Lake provides anglers of all ages and skill levels with opportunities to enjoy a day of angling adventure without the need for a boat.

Fly fishing enthusiasts will find plenty to love in Avon Lake, with opportunities to pursue freshwater species like steelhead trout and bass in the lake's tributaries and feeder streams. Whether wading in the cool waters of a nearby river or casting from the banks of a tranquil stream, fly anglers can test their skills against these acrobatic and elusive fish while immersing themselves in the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape. With its challenging casting conditions and rewarding catches, fly fishing in Avon Lake offers a unique and memorable angling experience for those who appreciate the artistry and precision of this time-honored technique.

What species are popular in Avon Lake?

Avon Lake, Ohio, situated along the shores of Lake Erie, offers anglers a diverse range of fishing species to target throughout the year. One of the most sought-after catches is the walleye, known for its delicious taste and challenging fight. Walleye are abundant in Lake Erie's waters, particularly during the spring and summer months when they congregate near the shoreline in search of spawning grounds. Anglers can employ a variety of techniques, such as trolling with diving plugs or casting with jigs, to entice these prized fish and reel in a memorable catch.

Yellow perch are another popular species among anglers in Avon Lake, prized for their sweet, mild flesh and cooperative nature. These tasty panfish can be found in abundance throughout the lake, especially during the warmer months when they gather in large schools near the shoreline. Anglers can target yellow perch using a variety of bait and tackle, including minnows, worms, and small jigs, making them an accessible and rewarding catch for anglers of all skill levels.

Steelhead trout are a favorite among anglers seeking a thrilling angling experience in Avon Lake's waters. These powerful and acrobatic fish, known for their silver scales and distinctive pink stripe, migrate upstream from Lake Erie's tributaries each fall in search of spawning grounds. Anglers can target steelhead using a variety of techniques, including drift fishing with spawn sacks, casting with spoons or spinners, and fly fishing with nymphs or streamers. With their tenacious fight and stunning beauty, steelhead trout provide anglers with an unforgettable fishing experience amidst the scenic beauty of Avon Lake's shoreline.

What are the best places to fish in Avon Lake?

When it comes to finding the best places to fish in Avon Lake, Ohio, anglers have a variety of options to explore along the shores of Lake Erie. One prime location is the Miller Road Park Fishing Pier, which offers easy access to the lake and a convenient spot for shore fishing. Anglers can cast their lines from the pier into the open waters, targeting species like walleye, perch, bass, and steelhead trout. With its scenic views and ample fishing opportunities, the Miller Road Park Fishing Pier is a popular destination for anglers of all ages and skill levels.

Another top spot for fishing in Avon Lake is the Redwood Park Fishing Access Point, which provides anglers with direct access to the shoreline along Lake Erie. Anglers can set up along the rocky beach or wade into the shallows to cast their lines in search of a variety of freshwater species. From walleye and perch to bass and catfish, the waters around Redwood Park offer plentiful opportunities for anglers to reel in a memorable catch while enjoying the natural beauty of Lake Erie's shoreline.

For those with access to a boat, the Avon Lake Boat Launch provides an ideal starting point for exploring the deeper waters of Lake Erie. Anglers can launch their boats and venture out onto the lake to target larger species like walleye, as well as to access prime fishing spots along the rocky reefs and underwater structures. Whether trolling nearshore waters or drifting over productive fishing grounds, the Avon Lake Boat Launch offers anglers the flexibility to explore a variety of fishing opportunities while enjoying the freedom of open water angling.

Other things to do in Avon Lake

Aside from fishing, Avon Lake, Ohio, offers a variety of activities and attractions to enjoy for visitors of all ages. Nature enthusiasts can explore the scenic beauty of the city by taking a leisurely stroll or bike ride along the shores of Lake Erie on the Lakeshore Reservation Trail. With its picturesque views and tranquil surroundings, the trail provides the perfect backdrop for outdoor recreation and wildlife observation, allowing visitors to reconnect with nature while enjoying the fresh air and sunshine.

History buffs can delve into the city's rich heritage by visiting the Folger Home, a historic landmark dating back to the 19th century. Guided tours of the elegant Victorian mansion offer insight into the lives of its former residents and showcase period furnishings and architectural details. Additionally, the nearby Avon Lake History Museum provides an immersive look at the city's past through exhibits, artifacts, and interactive displays, making it a must-visit destination for those interested in local history and culture.

For families and outdoor enthusiasts, Veterans Memorial Park offers a host of recreational amenities and activities to enjoy. From picnicking and playgrounds to sports fields and walking trails, the park provides endless opportunities for fun and relaxation amidst the scenic beauty of Lake Erie's shoreline. Visitors can also take advantage of the park's fishing pier and boat launch, making it easy to combine a day of angling adventure with other outdoor pursuits. Whether exploring the city's natural landscapes, delving into its rich history, or enjoying family-friendly recreation, Avon Lake offers something for everyone to enjoy beyond the waters of Lake Erie.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Larry was a great guide - put us on top of lots of Walleye. We got our 30 fish limit in 4 hours. The boat - Walleye Magnet - was awesome and perfectly set up to catch tons of keepers.

    Brandon M. with Tom U. of Lorain, Ohio

  • ★★★★★
    We had an amazing experience. Capt Sean was very knowledgeable of the area and knew where the fish were. We are looking forward to our next trip already.

    Adam H. with Sean S. of Lorain, Ohio

  • ★★★★★
    Sean was a fantastic guide. He's very personable and we had great conversation in addition to catching a lot of fish! His boat was clean and spacious, I'll definitely be booking him again.

    Josh H. with Sean S. of Lorain, Ohio

  • ★★★★★
    Our captian was great. Very knowledgeable and explained what was going on since it was our first time on a charter. Really came in the clutch to get us near our limit at the end. I would recommend these guys and I will be booking again.

    Eldon L. with Alex Z. of Lorain, Ohio

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