DOOR COUNTY CHARTER FISHING: ABOUT THE BOATS
The “First Choice II” is a 30’ custom built Vineyard Hawk Fisherman. It was manufactured on Martha’s Vineyard solely for offshore fishing. It has a classic hard top design with a spacious open cock pit and large aft deck. There is a private bathroom in the bow area and ample seating throughout. It is equipped with the finest electronic fish locating and navigation equipment available, including: radar, color fish finder, GPS, and marine VHF radio.
The “Baltic Pearl” is a 31′ Tiara that is loaded to the gills with the finest fish locating and navigation equipment available. She carries top of the line rods, reels, downriggers, outriggers, and gear for the best Lake Michigan charter fishing experience. It has a very spacious layout and large fishing deck, comfortable seating and a private bathroom in the forward cabin. It is also fully rigged with only the best equipment. The “Baltic Pearl” will be running morning and afternoon fishing trips daily, comfortably accommodating up to nine passengers for fishing. During the mid-day the “Baltic Pearl” will be taking lighthouse cruises to see the Baileys Harbor Range Light, The Old Bird Cage and the famous Cana Island Lighthouse. The cruises include a narration of maritime history of this beautiful area. For more information on the cruises, click on the ADVENTURES tab.
Both boats are annually inspected by the U.S. Coast Guard and meet or exceed all regulations. We take the safety of our passengers very seriously and you can be assured all appropriate safety equipment is on board. We provide all the fishing equipment needed. The boats are equipped with five electric cannon down riggers, at least twelve rods and reels, a pair of 20’ outriggers and hundreds of trolling spoons. We have the equipment and the knowledge to ensure a successful Door County boat trip.