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Reel Talk River Charters

Welcome to Reel Talk River Charters! We provide guided river trips on waterways across the West Michigan area. Charters operate on the Kalamazoo, Grand, Muskegon, and Pere Marquette Rivers, with our targeted fish species being Salmon and Steelhead. We are committed to providing you and your party with the best river fishing experience possible!  Reel Talk River Charters is open to all ages and is a great opportunity to learn and experience river fishing.  For more information, questions, or to book your trip- contact Captain Tyler directly at 616.443.9074 or

The Boat

The vessel that we use on our river trips is a 2002, 20-foot River Man. Complete with a 2015 jet drive Evinrude motor. The boat was completely redone in 2022, and has comfortable seating allowing for up to four customers. The boat has been inspected by the DNR for structural integrity and has the latest safety equipment to ensure your safety out on the water. 



 Rates are based on 2 customers. Adding customers is an additional

$50  per person.

      5-hour Trip- $400 

      7-hour Trip- $500 

      8-hour Deluxe- $600*


*The 8-hour deluxe trip includes lunch cooked and served on the river


20% tip is customary but not required

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