Battalion 1 Offers an Ideal Fishing Environment
Battalion 1 is fully licensed and insured as a commercial charter boat in the state of Illinois and Wisconsin. She is a Tiara 3600 Open measuring 36 foot in length and is more than 13 feet wide with a spacious fishing deck. She has a comfortable cabin, A/C and heat, a clean restroom, and non-slip deck. All electronics and equipment are completely up-to-date.
You will fish aboard one of the larger, most technologically advanced, and best equipped salmon and trout charter boats on Lake Michigan. Battalion 1 Sport-fishing Charters is well suited for corporate incentives, family fishing trips, party groups, and Pro/Am salmon and trout tournament fishing.
Battalion 1 maintains a full complement of premium salmon and trout fishing equipment, such as; Shimano Talora rods, Abu Garcia Ambassador reels, Okuma reels, Power Pro line, and Seaguar flourocarbon line. We use fluorocarbon leaders for a realistic presentation of lures. Our use of Big Jon down-riggers, in-line planer boards, lead core lines, copper lines, and Wireline Dipsey Divers offers a thorough variety of the latest Lake Michigan salmon and trout fishing techniques. We strive to maintain the etiquitte of sport-fishing. Obviously, you will find a large variety of Michigan Stinger, Rapture Trolling Flies, and Plano tackle systems aboard.
Battalion 1 Accomodations
- 2 Furuno NavNet 3D Displays
- Furuno Radar
- Furuno Autopilot – Steering control
- Furuno Fishing Sonar
- Furuno GPS and Chart Plotter
- Fish Hawk – Depth, Speed and Temperature sensors
- iPad with live weather and other fishing apps
- Mobile device charging station for guests
- Wi-Fi hotspot open to guests
- Big Jon Brute ES Downriggers w/ 300′ cables
- Shimano Talora Rods with Abu Garcia & Okuma Reels