Erie, PA Fishing Charters

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BUCKETS CHARTERS LAKE ERIE SPORTFISHING 

27ft Parker Walk-A-Round

40ft Viking "Meals on Reels"

The Flagship of the Buckets Fleet. The Viking Express is 40-ft long with a 14-ft beam, powered by twin 450 horsepower Detroit diesels. Viking yachts are built to withstand the rigors of canyon fishing on the eastern coast of the United States. This boat has spent most of its life in salt water, battling tuna and assorted bottom fish.

Meals on Reels has a fully air-conditioned salon, private marine head, trolling valves, Raymarine 96-mile radar, Raymarine Fishfinder, Raymarine GPS and Autopilot, 10-person inflatable life raft, Cisco planer system, Cannon downriggers, Craig rod holders and a full complement of the latest lures.

Our Fleet

28ft Penn Yan Predators

Measuring in at a roomy 30-ft long with a 10-ft beam and powered by twin 350's, Buckets Charters offers 3 nearly identical Penn Yan Predator boats. The Penn Yan is a tried and true Great Lakes Battlewagon.  They offer anglers plenty of fishing and elbow room, which makes for a day of comfortable fishing on Lake Erie.

Charter Fishing Gear:

Our boats are outfitted with all the latest and greatest in electronics, safety and fishing gear. When a guest hooks up to a trophy walleye or steelhead, it won't be lost due to unreliable equipment. Buckets Charters uses top quality rods and reels, lures and terminal tackle. There is nothing worse than losing a fish because of sub-standard or worn-out gear


Our boats are outfitted with the following:

  • Furuno Color Fish Finders
  • Furuno 16-Mile Radar
  • Icom Marine Radios
  • Cannon Electric Downriggers
  • Electric Planer Board Systems and Rod Holders
  • Shimano Rods and Reels
  • Private Head
  • USCG-Approved Safety Equipment
  • Coast Guard Inspected

DIRECTIONS TO MARINA:

TAKE INTERSTATE 79 NORTH UNTIL IT ENDS, IT TURNS INTO THE BAY FRONT HIGHWAY WHEN YOU SEE THE SIGN THAT SAYS 79 ENDS GET INTO THE LEFT LANE. STAY IN THE LEFT LANE YOU WILL GO THROUGH 3 RED LIGHTS AND ONE BLINKING YELLOW LIGHT AFTER THE BLINKING YELLOW LIGHT GO TO THE NEXT RED LIGHT AND TURN LEFT ONTO STATE STREET GO ABOUT 40 YARDS MAKE THE FIRST RIGHT LOOK FOR THE SMOKE STACK TURN AT YOU FIRST LEFT INTO THE PARKING LOT BOATS ARE BACKED IN ALONG STATE STREET. OR COME DOWN STATE AND PARK ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE STREET AT THE METERS. THE BOATS ARE OVER THE RAILING.


The closest address to the marina for those of you that have GPS in your vehicles is
50 State Street Erie, Pa 16507