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 We are open and doing Charters Now. We run a small fleet of boats and have some availability most of the time. We Fish for Lake Trout , Salmon, Large and Small mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Walleye, Yellow Perch , White Perch and a variety of other fresh water fish. Give Captain Brian a call


Charter Information

Sure Strike Charters is the Premier Lake Champlain fishing adventure. Our home port is Shelburne Shipyard which gives us easy access to some of the best fishing on Lake Champlain. With spectacular views of the Adirondack Mountains to the west and the Green Mountains to the east. You will enjoy fishing on a 28 1/2 foot Baha sport fishermen or a 26 foot Baha sportfishermen “reel” comfort. We usually fish for lake trout, landlock Atlantic salmon, Brown trout, Rainbow trout and Steelhead we can target other spieces of fish too. The boat goes in the water April,1st thru mid to late October. Book now for the best times they fill up quick.

We will be offering Ice Fishing adventures on Lake Champlain and some of the local ponds so if you would like to try some hard water fishing give me a call we supply all the gear and bait and shelters we will target almost  anything you would like to fish for but our best Luck is usually Northern Pike and Pan fish it makes for an exciting day on the Lake . This year if the ice goes out like it has been we will be fishing for Salmon and Lake trout starting April,1st out of Point Bay Marina which is located about 10 miles south of our home port at Shelburne shipyard for past several years this has been the Salmon hot spot in the spring and fall so if you would like to try some early season Salmon action please give me a call to book a trip . The Salmon fishing this Fall has been really good with a lot of 7 and 8 lb. fish being caught and the spring fishing should be outstanding . please give me 1-802-324-2289 Captain Brian

We are operating 3 Boats this year so we can take larger groups up to 12 people 6 on each boat we also can take larger groups with enough notification.

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We got a nice salmon today and more lake trout then we could keep track of!! ... See MoreSee Less

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We had the most AMAZING DAY! Thanks to Captain Brian and Hunter. All I can say is that it was absolutely the single best day of fishing we’ve ever had! Can’t say enough, give them a call and book a trip!

Nice salmon.

Wow Brian Dunkling beautiful salmon!

Todays trip was put together last minute. We new right where the lake Champlain lake trout where hiding! We put 25 fish in the boat in no time. ... See MoreSee Less

The small boat work over the smallmouth bass and pike! The large boat work on the lake trout. Between both boats we put 85+ fish in the boat today on lake Champlain. All but 9 fish went back to fight another day! We still have openings, so give us a call and let’s go fishing! ... See MoreSee Less

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Went out with Brian 6a Saturday morning. Had a great day and we were very thankful for his knowledge and personality, felt like we'd known him forever.

Nice fish.

Now thats a great day!

We had an awesome time this morning with a returning crew of guys! ... See MoreSee Less

Lake Champlain has been keeping the clients busy pulling in lake trout! We have had some awesome weather to fish in as well! ... See MoreSee Less

It’s been a really good bite on lake Champlain! The lake trout wouldn’t let us keep the lines in the water yesterday! Action packed trips for sure!! ... See MoreSee Less

Short trip out today! The kids got there limit in an hour and forty minutes and released a few! My guess is they are making fish sticks in the near future! ... See MoreSee Less

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What are the minnows? Just curious.


Beautiful day on Lake Champlain and they where biting we have opening give us a call 802-324-2289 ... See MoreSee Less

We got some bass, pike and perch in the mix this afternoon! We have openings this weekend and the weather is looking great. Give us a call to book a trip. 8023242289 ... See MoreSee Less

Great trip this morning! Another healthy batch of lake trout today. We have been seeing a bunch of native lake trout on lake Champlain. ... See MoreSee Less

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You can’t find a better charter on the lake! Great boat great captain and a their first mate is the best! If you want to catch some fish and have a fun day these are the guys!

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