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1. Where is the boat located? 
-The boat is located at Yacht Basin Marina.  1866 Ottawa beach road Holland Mi 49424.  SLIP D-1 -
-Park in front of the pool-then walk behind the pool .  We are located right behind the playground.

2.   Please call before you travel
to the Holland area to discuss the weather.  Sometimes we have to cancel do to storms,rain, waves.  If you call before you leave home we can catch/avoid a long trip here if we are not going to be able to fish.

3.  What are we going to catch?
-We are trying to catch Salmon, Lake trout, and steelhead.  Most importantly trying to catch the hungry ones.  If they are not hungry they do not bite.  Our success depends on the weather and if the fish are hungry.  
4. How do I pay?
Your deposit is due when scheduling your trip.  The remaining balance will be paid after our trip is complete. You may pay with a credit card or cash.
 3% will be added for Credit Card

5. What is a customary charter tip​?
A customary tip for the crew is usually around but not limited to 20% of the trips price and your gratuity is  very much appreciated​.
6. Is Marajuana allowed on the boat?
Coast guard rules    -   NOT in any form is this allowed.  If we see it we will be forced to cancel the trip early.  No refunds!
7.  Do we need to bring any rods, reels, tackle, or bait?
No, we supply all equipment and bait needed for a successful trip.
8.  Do you clean our fish?
Yes we will clean and package your fish, you just need to bring ice to keep your fish cold on your trip home.



1. Fishing License.             
-Any angler 17 and up is required to have a valid state of Michigan all species  fishing  license.  These can be purchased online or at any sporting goods store, Meijer, or  Walmart. 
2. Food or drink (NO BANANAS)
- Bring what ever you want to eat or drink  in smaller 6 pack coolers to save deck space for fighting fish.  - Alcohol is permitted but we ask you drink in a responsible manor and in aluminum cans.  No glass please. 
3.  Foot Attire     (No Work Boots)
-Clean soft soled non marking shoes are the best.  Please do not wear anything  that could leave marks, rip vinyl seats, or cause damage to the vessel.  If you wear shoes that could damage the boat, you will be asked to remove or change them before the excursion can start.
4. Fish Transport Cooler  

-Bring a larger cooler to keep in your vehicle until we get back from our trip to transport your cleaned fish home. you may bring your smaller 6 pack size coolers to the boat to keep you food and drinks cold.
5. Sea sickness  medication
-If you are unsure about sea sickness it is our recommendation to take medication a half hour before getting on the boat


Please make sure your read through all of this below before the start of our trip. Please let everybody in your trip of these details.  THANKYOU!

Holland Charter Fishing, Lake Michigan Charter Fishing

 Lake Michigans Finest - Chinook (King) Salmon - Coho Salmon - Steelhead  - Lake Trout - Brown Trout- Fishing   

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