Captain Ace’s Tips to Find Quality Charters
How do you find quality charters when there are so many to choose from? When looking for a fishing charter there are always several options. How can you tell the difference between the pros and the pretenders? Here’s a few tips from a seasoned veteran out of Oswego, New York on Lake Ontario fishing charters and how to choose them.
- The captain must have experience dealing with both novice and experienced anglers of all ages and gender. (Captain Ace has a teaching background from MCLA college on the graduated level in Middle School Mathematics.)
- A fishing charter captain must be well versed in fishing for all species especially when the target species is not readily available.
- The captain must be well respected among his peers and have a network of professionals to work with on a daily basis.
- If the captain of a fishing charter has a tournament background with a good track record all the better. It proves he knows how to compete with the best. Read our further thoughts on tournament fishing!
- Equipment must be top notch so as not to fail at the moment of truth. Quality electronics are a must both for safety and finding and staying on fish.
- Check to see past success of his previous clients in derbies and other contests.
- Peruse their photo gallery to see past successful clients
- Does their photo gallery contain pictures of families and children such as yours?
- How long have they been in business?
- How many trips do they do a year?
- Do they have a reputation for catching fish?