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Lake Champlain, Plattsburgh, NY 12901
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What a great day of fishing!! My buddy Bob set this up for us. Having been out with Mike before his... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Andrew W
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Sunderland,VT
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Great outing with my family

We spent a week in the lake Champlain area and just one day with Mike. It was by far the highlight... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Ethan M
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Vermont
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Captain Mike Tarasavage has been fishing Lake Champlain since 1984. His passion for fishing started when he was seven years old -- stream fishing for Brook Trout and Lake fishing Chateaugay for Bass and Rainbow Trout. In 1984 Captain Tarasavage began commercial fishing Lake Champlain year round for Perch. In 1988 he began traveling to Alaska for eight week commercial fishing contracts targeting So
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lake Champlain, Plattsburgh, NY 12901
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

What a great day of fishing!! My buddy Bob set this up for us. Having been out with Mike before his decision wasn’t difficult. Mike’s knowledge of the lake and understanding of the water temperatures and conditions had us on fish quickly. I kid you...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We spent a week in the lake Champlain area and just one day with Mike. It was by far the highlight of our trip. My son is 7 and had a blast. Mike taught him the ropes and encouraged him so that he was able...More

Thank Ethan M
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

had a great time fishing for lake trout with ifishlakechamlain charters captain mike has a good boat good gear and excellent knowledge and attitude could not have asked for a better experience caught quality fish at a pretty steady pace all day loved it

Thank Hunter A
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Capt. Mike is friendly, accommodating and very knowledgeable. He took us and our 3 kids out for a time on the water. Caught lots of bass. Kids had a great time.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I just want to let everyone know about my many fishing trips with Mike. He's one accommodating individual. I have caught the most fish and the heaviest fish I think this lake has to offer. His vast experience and teaching ability will have you on...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

It had been decades since I had been fishing. Mike was suppose patient and a great teacher. We all had a terrific time.

Thank slbanker17
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had a great day with Captain Mike! 64 lake trout in 6 hours jigging!! Yes I said jigging! So much fun! We will be back for sure next year!

Thank Buddy A
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

My father and I have fished Lake Champlain our whole lives. We have never had a better day on the lake fishing than we did with Captain Mike. Back to back action all day. Doubles and triples all day. If you want a trip of...More

1  Thank Dennis A
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

My family had a wonderful morning fishing with Captain Mike. We caught lots of fish and also learned about beautiful Lake Champlain!

Thank salemalley
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Went jigging for Lakers with Captain Mike. We were on fish from the start. When fishing slowed, Captain Mike found a more active spot. Never fished for lakers with that technique before. I had a blast. Will definitely go again!!!

Thank Chris H
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