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Address: 4279 Gibraltar Bluff Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212-9709
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+1 920-868-1663
05:00 - 17:30
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FISH TALES CHARTERS - Experience the excitement of a big catch and you’ll...

FISH TALES CHARTERS - Experience the excitement of a big catch and you’ll know why serious fishermen, novices, or families with children enjoy "hooking up with Capt. Jeff." Cruise Lake Michigan for "King" salmon, steelhead, and brown trout, or fish bass, walleye, and perch in the waters around Fish Creek while enjoying scenic harbor, park, and bluff views. Many fishing packages available. All tackle provided. Safe, comfortable, and fun fishing – guaranteed.

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Salmon fishing

Captain Jeff was great and very informative! We had a great day and although we didn't catch any fish we still had a great time!! He really cares about providing a great time for... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Sue E
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Captain Jeff was great and very informative! We had a great day and although we didn't catch any fish we still had a great time!! He really cares about providing a great time for his charter groups and wants to make sure you have a great time. He was very accommodating when our trip had to be cut short because... More 

Thank Sue E
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We really had such a memorial experience fishing on Lake Michigan with Captain Jeff. We took our 3 grandchildren ages 10, 12, and 14 for 5 hours on Lake Michigan. They loved every minute and learned so many fishing tips. They caught 5 beautiful big salmon and said they like this better than deep sea fishing. His fishing charter is... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

I booked 3 separate 3-hour charter fishing trips on consecutive mornings for members of my extended family during a visit to Gordon Lodge, including my teenage daughter and nieces and a 9 year-old nephew who had never fished on a charter before. Captain Jeff was great about communicating with us in a few weeks in advance regarding his availability, and... More 

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 21 June 2016

My wife and I felt truly lucky to have booked this charter. Captain Jeff made the trip enjoyable from dock to dock. His stories (Fish Tales and otherwise) were very entertaining and we learned quite a lot from the trip. It was also hands-on which made the experience so much more realistic than some of the other charters we have... More 

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Sister Bay
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

we went out with capt.Jeff Steffen for a 4 hr. charter/ we caught 3 king salmon and 1rainbow all weighing in from 10 to 15 lbs/ what a great time/ jeff is both personable and quite a knowledgeable fisherman/ my family is already talking about going out again next when they come for their annual visit/ my grandsons smile was... More 

Thank John K
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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Our boys (13 and 9) really enjoyed going out on Lake Michigan to fish for salmon. They also have a memorable experience of surviving some rough seas going out and coming in due to south winds. Both are asking when they can go again. Captain Jeff was enjoyable to work with and we would recommend.

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

When we decided to book a charter fishing trip while we were in vacationing in Door County, WI, I looked - where else? - on TripAdvisor and found Fish Tales with great reviews, so I booked it. TripAdvisor reviewers did not let us down! However, the Fish Creek address is a bit misleading, as we left from Gordon's Lodge, outside... More 

Thank Nancy D
Elm Grove, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

My husband and three teenagers met Captain Jeff EARLY (4:45 AM) for their first fishing adventure. Jeff was so patient and knowledgable. The time flew by. Everyone was involved and enjoyed themselves. Not a boring moment, even though they didn't catch anything until the last moment. After 3 hours of no fish, Jeff kept them out longer to ensure we... More 

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East Texas
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

I've always wanted to catch a fish that I had to take time to reel in and I finally did it! We did the 5am trip out of Gordon Lodge. The sunrise was magnificent in itself. The water was mostly calm and it was so peaceful out there on the lake. Captain Jeff was most educational and entertaining. I was... More 

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Today we had the pleasure of meeting Captain Jeff and being welcomed onto his boat! Everything about our experience with him was easy, fun and allowed us to make some wonderful memories for a life time! We will definitely be back!

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