Let's Go Fishing!
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Let's Go Fishing!
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Let's Go Fishing!
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Let's Go Fishing!
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Why choose us

“It’s the singer, not the song, that makes the music move along”  

The Who

Choosing the right Captain is what will make your next Lake Michigan Charter Trip a Great Memory.

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More than any other single factor, picking the right Capt will determine the success and degree of enjoyment, your day on the water will bring you.

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Capt. Chip has fished and worked within the Charter industry for nearly 30 years.

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Capt. Chip has pioneered and taught many of the techniques used today by most Great Lake Charter Captains.

About us

We fish the most productive Salmon Fishing waters in the world, Lake Michigan from Chicago and Waukegan, Illinois to Kenosha and Racine, Wisconsin.  Our equipment is unparalleled because Capt. Chip helped design much of it for Great Lakes Salmon Fishing. 

The easiest way to put all the chips in your pile is by picking the best Captain on the most productive Salmon & Trout fishing waters in the world!

Our Packages

Group size is a maximum or 6 people in your fishing party (Federal Law)





Young Captains think that all they need to do is catch a bunch of fish to make their customers happy. Experienced Captains know it’s much more than that.

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Book A Date

Booking a charter couldn’t be simpler. You have plenty of options. 

  • You can use the form to the right and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours.
  • You can send Capt Chip at Text message at 847-774-7597 (Although sometimes we are too far offshore to get a good cell signal)
  • You can call Capt. Chip at 847-774-7597 (Please leave a message if you get Voicemail, as we might be offshore)
  • You can WhatsApp Chip at 847-774-7597
  • You can send an email to chip@chipporter.com


All of these options will get a quick reply.

Once we’ve found a date and time that works for your party, you can reserve the trip with a $200 credit card deposit.