Meet The Charter Boat Captains at Pier 31 Marina

Lake Michigan SALMON & TROUT FISHING, the Midwest Finest Fishing Destination

Boats include Adventure, Edventure, Our Reel Heroes, Following Dreams, Steelhead III, 30 Pounder III Charters.
More charter boats coming in to dock for your convienience.


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 Adventure 1 is a 29′ cruiser with a full size marine restroom, enclosed cabin with sliding glass door, so you can get out of the sun if you choose to or if inclement weather is a problem She is powered by twin 350 engines and has been fully inspected by the DNR< documented by the U. S. Coast Guard and is fully insured. Captain Dick Donavan Phone: (231) 971-9210




The Edventure is a 29′ Cruisers tournament fishing boat. Built for sportfishing, she hs a wide open fishing platform with plenty of on deck seating. Our boat has a private stand-up bathroom, and heated salon. Equipped with all the latest electronics, fishing rods, reels and line and fishing baits. All tackle provided aboard our wide open 29′ Cruisers. Captain Ed  989-928-2810  



 Our Reel Heroes Charter is a 31′ Tiara with a 12 ft. beam. It also includes a clean easily accessible private bathroom. Our boat is fully insured, inspected, and documented powered by twin 350 engines. it is equipped with the latest electronics and fishing gear. Captain Brian Standen (989) 429-7678





 Following Dreams is a 1985 25 ft’ Cherokee. USCG approved safety equipment and Michigan DNR inspected. Obtained USCG Captains license in 2009. Over 35 years of fishing experience, 25 years of fishing on Lake Erie, 11 years of fishing on Lake Michigan. Member of MCBA. Captain Robert Obeshaw (734) 740-3933



 Steelhead III We work hard t oensure a safe and comfortable ride on the Steelhead III, a USCG inspected 33 ‘ Trojan International Express. Our boat offers a huge 13.5 ‘ beam which offers a stable and smooth ride even in the roughest waters. Our goal is to make memories and friendships that last a lifetime. Captain Kris Service (517) 281- 7837




 30 Pounder III is a 31′ Chris Craft Commander, the most comfortable fishing boat available. 30 Pounder III is 12′ wide with a stand-up bathroom and enclosed cabin. The fishing deck is completely open (12′ x 12′). The flybridge has bench seats for observing, taking pictures or just relaxing. Twin 350 engines guarantee safety and long range fishing ability. DNR, USCG inspected and documated. Captains John & Jeff Schwartz 989-450-5970
Charter Boats at Pier 31 Marina are your number one choice for charter fishing on Lake Michigan We are located on Beautiful Manistee Lake where you can enjoy the big Lake Michigan, or smaller Manistee Lake or take a trip on the Big Manistee River. Our Captains are experienced and ready to take you fishing.

Finest sport fishing in the Midwest!
Premier salmon & trout fishing at competitively affordable prices!
Experienced captains that know how and where to fish!
Big comfortable boats!

Pier 31 Marina is determined to make your fishing trip as successful and memorable as possible.

Call the salmon & trout fishing experts today! 231-723-2611 or use our contact us here

267 Arthur Street. Manistee, Michigan 231-723-2611