Professional Fishing Guide

See what some of our clients have been catching.

We live to fish and to provide the best guide service available!

Specializing in; Muskie, Smallmouth, Walleye, Sturgeon, Steelhead and Salmon.

Doug Samsal and his son Garrett have 38 years of combined guiding experience. View the guides in action and plan your adventure!

  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Muskie
  • Steelhead Trout
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Sturgeon
  • Muskie
  • Muskie Catch
  • Muskie Release
  • Smallmouth BassCaught on Fly
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Walleyes
  • Walleyes
  • Walleyes

Professional Fishing Charter Guide

Muskie Lake St. Clair

Lake St. Clair, MI

Smallmouth Bass, Muskie, Sturgeon and Walleye.

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Salmon Manistee River

Manistee River, MI

Steelhead and Salmon in the Manistee River.

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Lake Toho, Orlando, FL

Winter Bass fishing in Lake Toho, Florida

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Fishing Charter Guide for Michigan's Lake St. Clair and Detroit River, Manistee River and Orlando, Florida's Lake Toho

Smallmouth Bass, Steelhead Trout, King Salmon, Muskie and Walleye

Endorsed by professional bass angler, Kevin VanDam! Go fishing with a seasoned professional guide that is endorsed by some of the best in the business!

Doug and Garrett's experience will keep you on the hottest bites for trophy smallmouth bass, muskie, and walleye on Michigan's Lake St. Clair, Manistee River, St Clair River and Detroit Rivers!

Fall splits us up. Doug goes to fish the Manistee River for salmon and steelhead while Garrett is on Lake St. Clair for bass and muskie!

Escape winter and join them near Orlando Florida for trophy largemouth bass on Lake Toho. Go fishing from fully insured and inspected Nitro bass boats powered by Mercury and flat bottom river boats.

book early for your chance at Monster Walleye on the Detroit River!

Call Capt. Doug to book your trip now! (231) 668-2894

Here's what's biting in April!

Monster Walleye - "The Detroit River Spring Walleye fishing is in full force during April, get them while they're hot!

Trophy Smallmouth - "Smallmouth Bass fishing on Lake St. Clair starts the last Saturday of April! Many say this is the best smallmouth bass fishing in the world. Garrett's clients landed 147 in seven hours last year on a spring day!

Muskie - "The Muskie season starts the first Saturday in June. Your chances of landing Muskie on Lake St. Clair are better than anywhere."

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