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Lake Michigan Charter Fishing

FISHING CHARTERS are now being offered out of Macatawa and Holland Harbor at Eldean Shipyard, byBlack Pearl at slip E-12 and by Bending Limits in slip A-29.

Bending Limits

Bending Limits & Capt. TJ Willacker operate aboard the “Daybreak” a 1997 Tiara Yachts 2900open. This boat is propelled by twin 360hp fuel injected Crusader engines. She is rigged with, Fish Hawk Speed and Temp, Cannon Downriggers, Garmin GPS/Fishfinder, Raymarine Autopilot, and fishing gear from all the best companies in the industry! She has a beautiful cabin, with a spacious restroom. She is 11.5ft wide, making her an extremely roomy and stable fishing platform.

Available Salmon & Trout Trips and Costs:

-6 hour morning charter: 1-4 People- $550; 5-6 People- $650
-6 hour afternoon trips (2-8pm) or Evening (4-10pm or dark): 1-4 People- $500; 5-6 People- $600
-8 hour, All day trip! You Catch your Limit or 8 hours long: 1-4 People- $ 750; 5-6 People- $850

Contact Capt. TJ to book your trip! 989-464-6546, bendinglimits1@gmail.com, or go to their website for more information: www.bendinglimits.com

Black Pearl Sportfishing

The Black Pearl

Welcome to Black Pearl Sportfishing. Black Pearl Sportfishing is a charter fishing service.  We are focused on providing fun, safe and successful fishing excursions on Lake Michigan.  Let our experience guide you on your Lake Michigan adventure. The Black Pearl is a fully inspected, licensed and outfitted charter vessel.  She is docked at slip E-12.

Black Pearl Sportfishing is both a charter fishing business and tournament fishing team.  We offer charter fishing on beautiful Lake Michigan for Chinook (King) Salmon, Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Lake Trout and Brown Trout.   It is our privilege to be a part of your Lake Michigan experience.  Please give us a call, send us an email or check out our contact page.  We look forward to hearing from you!

Available Trips and Costs (1-6 people):

-6 hour morning or afternoon Salmon & Trout Charter, Mon - Thurs: $500; Fri - Sun: $550
-8 hour, full day (6am-2pm), Salmon & Trout Charter, $750
-After Work Special (weekdays only), 5pm to Dark, $450

Call Mark Rapson to reserve your time and date for your charter: Captain Mark - 517.449.5543, hollandsportfishing@gmail.com, or go to www.hollandsportfishing.com for more information.


     Eldean Shipyard    2223 South Shore Drive    Macatawa, MI 49434    Phone 616 335-5843    FAX 616 335-5848    Email info@eldean.com