What To Bring

We suggest you bring items from the following list to maximize your enjoyment of your day on the water. Click Here To Read More.

Capt. Dan Golden

Captain Dan has a U.S. Coast Guard Master License and has been fishing out of the Port of Manistee since 1987. Click Here To Read More.

Cook Your Catch

Capt. Dan has a lot of favorites when it comes to catching your fish. Click Here To Read More.


Fireplug Fishing Charters - Come Have Fun With Capt. Dan

Enjoy a day fishing on our boat.

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Welcome to Fire Plug Sportfishing Charters based in lovely Manistee, Michigan on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan.  Captain Dan Golden offers Manistee, lake Michigan deep water trolling charters for Chinook Salmon (King), Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Brown Trout, and Lake Trout.  Every trip aboard is focused  on fun, in a family-friendly and safe environment, that builds memories that last a lifetime.The Fire Plug


Call now to book your 2016 fishing adventure on the Fire Plug II!


Holdiday Gift Certificate packages are available. ( Great for Christmas, Birthdays, and Fathers day)

 We are a full time Lake Michigan Charter service available mornings and afternoons 7 days a week for your fishing pleasure. Manistee Salmon and Trout Fishing with Fire Plug Sportfishing Charters.

If you are planning a trip for the family, friends, or sometimes just the girls; Fire Plug Charters is the boat for you. We offer a luxury cabin with all the comforts of home, the kids can take a break and watch movies on the TV/VCR while you keep after those trophy fish with the rest of your party in the 12′ x 13′ fishing cockpit.  Ask us about tournament fishing trips. We can customize any trip to meet your specific needs.

 Fire Plug Charters  also caters to executive parties and can arrange for extra boats to handle large fishing parties.  Make sure to consider charter fishing for your corporate or family outings, Manistee offers access to lodging, great restaurants, state parks, campgrounds, gorgeous sand beaches as well as a world-class sport fishery.

Feel free to contact us at Fire Plug Charters and let us help plan your next outing.  We look forward to hearing from you.