ecstasy sportfishing charters - left imagefishing lake michigan - ecstasy sportfishng - center imageCaptain Mike Barkley & ecstasy sportfishing charters - right image
Experience the thrill of Lake Michigan
fishing from Michigan City, Indiana!

Join Captain Mike Barkley on the waters of Lake Michigan for an exciting day of fishing for Chinook and Coho Salmon, Brown, Rainbow (Steelhead) and Lake Trout.

You'll ride in safety and comfort aboard the Ecstasy. The "Ecstasy" is a 32-ft. Marinette Sedan Cruiser. She has plenty of comfortable, enclosed seating, including a kitchen, dining area and a fully enclosed clean washroom. She is fully equipped with the latest in state of the art electronics to help assure our fishing success.

fishing lake michigan,fishing indiana,indiana tourism,great lakes,minnesota,wisconsin,illinois,
indiana,ohio,michigan,pennsylvania,new york,ontario,canada
Sending another group of Ecstasy Charters customers home happy!

Capt. Mike Barkley has 23 years of experience fishing Lake Michigan. He has been a licensed Capt. for the last 17 years. And has owned and operated Ecstasy Sportfishing charters for the last 8 years. "We're very proud of the fact that the majority of our first clients are still fishing several trips a season with us!" We take pride in providing a safe, enjoyable, and productive fishing experience specialized to exceed your group's expectations.

Once you've booked your trip you'll want to bring along the following:

  • fishing license
    (available at the boat)
  • camera
    to capture the memories)
  • soft soled shoes
  • warm clothes
    (in case of cool weather)
  • rain gear & warm clothing
    (just in case)
  • food and beverages
  • cooler
    (to keep your catch fresh on the trip home)
  • sunglasses and sunscreen
  • seasickness preparation
    We can offer some suggestions which may prevent this problem!

E-Mail Captain Mike Barkley -- Click Here

The "Ecstasy" is rigged with the proven best quality light tackle so you can fully experience the joy of battling these fantastic Salmon and trout!

  • All Fishing Tackle
  • Assistance with motel reservations or special requests
  • Fish filleted and bagged
  • Competitive / Fair rates

  • We offer full day, 9 hour fishing charters for 1 - 6 people. We can arrange for additional boats for larger parties.
  • Special departure times can be arranged upon prior request
  • In case of bad weather (Captain's decision), you can choose to re-schedule your charter or your money will be refunded.
  • A $50.00 deposit is required with each reservation
  • Sight-seeing / excursion cruises are also available.
  • Any further questions? Please call us! We love to talk fishing and we would be pleased to give you references.
Fishing starts late March and goes through October. Prime 2000 dates are still available. Call (219) 873-0130 to book your dates today.

Half day Trips:
Available on a very limited basis only
9 Hour Trip:
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

We will do our best to get YOU in to an Ecstasy Sportfishing Charter picture like this one:

  get in the picture - ectasy sportfishing charters


Our favorite links:
click this image to go to the Great Lakes Sport Fishing Council web site.
Indiana Fishing Reports
Click for Michigan City, Indiana Forecast
Click for Michigan City, Indiana Forecast

Radar and Indiana Weather Links
Marine Forecast
indiana info,fishing indiana,indiana outdoors,indiana links