The following rates are for full-day excursions or until limits are caught.

Marquette Lake Trout Trip Special
$500 for 4 hrs. $800 for 6 hrs!

Walleyes & Smallmouth Bass
1-2 People      $450 (5 to 7 hours)
Additional cost for more people.

Salmon & Lake Trout
1-2 People      $450 (5 to 7 hours)
Additional cost for more people.

A 10-hour trip is $1,000

“Also military discount see the captain!”

Lloyd Polfus

EVERYONE NEEDS A FISHING LICENSE if over 16 years of age!

Under 15 years of age DO NOT NEED FISHING LICENSE

How Do I Make My Reservations?

To reserve your trip you can either use your credit card or send a deposit check for a couple of hundred dollars.

All deposits are refundable due to bad weather upon the captain’s decision, and you can cancel your trip up to 14 business days before and still get a refund on your deposit. You can call us at 906-235-3468 to make your reservation or email your evening phone number and we will call you and set it up for you.

This is due to turning down charters for your time slot.

If you’re ready for an exciting experience near the Cedar River, Escanaba area, contact Captain Lloyd at 906-235-3468 to check availability and book a time slot. Join us for Lake Michigan fishing charters today!


  • We will meet again Lloyd. Thanks a bunch. I treated my neighbor as he had done me a few favors and he had a very good time on his first big water adventure!! I ate my first non-commercial catfish last…- No Weeds and Tight Lines
  • On the weekend of 8/27/2005, my wife and I chartered an afternoon fishing trip hoping to catch some walleye with Capt. Lloyd from Cedar River Charters. We checked into our room on Sat. at 1:00 p.m. We met (the owner…- Got our Limit!!!