Traverse City, Michigan

REEL FUN FISHING CHARTERS is the longest running fishing charter in Traverse City

The "REEL FUN" is located on the Boardman River in front of River Front Plaza downtown Traverse City ( 313 East Front Street ) near the corner of US-31 and Park Street

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Captain John VanDusen

United States Coast Guard Licensed Captain



AM, Noon & PM charters four hours or limit catch

All fishing tackle is furnished

Women and Children welcome, comfort rest facilities onboard

Rates starting at $300.00*

One day license are available on board ( $7.00 Mich. Resident / $8.00 Non Resident )

All persons fishing age 17 or older will need a valid all species Michigan fishing license

$100.00 deposit or credit card will reserve your date.

Captain's special note: Children 6 years and under must wear a life jacket at all times while on board.

You may want to bring your own children's life jack for a more comfort fit.


We Accept:

Visa, Master, Discover Card & American Express


Come fish the beautiful, clear, calm waters of

West Grand Traverse Bay


For reservations, please contact us at:


4234 Five Mile Rd. Williamsburg, MI. 49690

Phone: (231) 929-9272

*Rates are subject to change without notice