Fish From Manistee
First Class Charters - Manistee, Michigan Fishing Charters
Call 1-800-392-3129 ext. 98 or our boat phone (231-357-4396)
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First Class is located minutes away from
the Lake Michigan harbor mouth
--- this get's you out to open water faster which means
..... more time to fish!






No Fish No Fee
on completed trips


  • Join Captain Steve Hamilton for a first class experience fishing Lake Michigan trout and salmon. At "First Class Charters" you will feel safe and comfortable aboard our 31' Silverton.

  • Hands on" participation has always been  the Captains philosophy Experienced and Friendly Crew All tackle furnished.

  • Gift Certificates Available
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The Manistee River is home to a World Record Brown Trout. Lake Run Outfitters year round guide service. Captain Jason Decker at 231 239 3034 Call Capt. Jason for rates and current fishing information. River fishing for Salmon,Steelhead,Trout and Smallmouth Bass.

Tightlines for the Troops
Tight Lines for Troops
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About First Class Charters

J oin us for a day of relaxation aboard the "First Class", a safe comfortable vessel ideal for family outings. We accommodate families and the bigger business groups. Send your top salesperson or business associates, accommodations available for all groups no matter how small or large!
Salmon on First Class Charters
Nice Catch of salmon and Steelhead


Captain Steve has been a Coast Guard Licensed captain for over 26 years and has over 40 years of experience fishing for Salmon and Steelhead.

First Class

Captain Steve has vast fishing experience and knowledge. His ability to find "Fish" will make your day on the "First Class" both enjoyable and relaxing, it will be a fishing trip you will always remember!

The "First Class" is a 31 foot Silverton with a 12 foot beam powered by twin 270 horse power engines. The "First Class" has a large enclosed cabin with full standup restroom.

Not only is Manistee a great place to Fish, but a great place to vacation and bring the family. Manistee has beautiful beaches for swimming and sunning, the Downtown Riverwalk for a leisurely stroll, or shopping in the quaint downtown Victorian Village.

There is also hiking, golf, and museums...there is something for everyone in Manistee. Bring the entire family and let us assist you with your motel or camping accommodations!

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First Class Charters is proud to be members of the following organizations:
The Manistee Chamber of Commerce, The Manistee Sportfishing Association
Many products used on First Class can be purchased at Insta Launch Campground and Marina -- located right in Manistee.

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