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Traverse City Bass Guide Service

415 Cass St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2589
+1 877-442-4294
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Great experience for my daughter's 16th Birthday

And yes, that is what she asked for...for her 16th Birthday last year, Natalie really wanted to go... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2015
Julie C
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Pure Michigan Indeed!

We came up from Florida to visit friends and had booked a full day trip with Traverse City Bass... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2014
William A
Green Cove Springs, United States
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Fish East and West Grand Traverse Bays and area inland lakes for trophy smallmouth bass from the comfort of a fully-rigged Ranger Z-520 bass boat with Michigan native, Captain Ben Wolfe. We use only artificial baits, utilizing the latest in tournament-proven techniques. Come and experience the thrill of this world-class smallmouth fishery. USCG licensed, inspected and insured.
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6 Jan 2015
“Great experience for my daughter's 16th Birthday”
8 Aug 2014
“Pure Michigan Indeed!”
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415 Cass St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2589
+1 877-442-4294
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

And yes, that is what she asked for...for her 16th Birthday last year, Natalie really wanted to go fishing and that we did! Captain Ben knows where to go and when. He's so well versed with the lakes and streams in Michigan that all you...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 8 August 2014

We came up from Florida to visit friends and had booked a full day trip with Traverse City Bass. This was our first trip to Michigan and my first trophy smallmouth bass fishing. Now I’ve fished with some great guides from Panama, to Key West...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2014

I fished with Captain Ben last year for the first time and had an awesome time. I've worked with other guides and charters over the years Ben's the best of the bunch...period. He knows the water and works to get you on the fish. He...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Spent a full day with Capt. Ben, he greeted us with coffee and spoke about what the day would be like. In no time we were on the water at Platte Lake and in no time we had our first small mouth in the boat....More

Thank DetroitRicoblu
Reviewed 25 February 2011

My brother and I had a great time catching smallmouth bass with Ben! This guy really knows his stuff! He knows the waters and techniques to put you on fish and to catch them. His equipment is excellent and easy to use and I am...More

Thank mmrodgers
Reviewed 22 February 2011

I have fished with Capt. Ben many times over the last few years and always had a great time.Last year I had the pleasure of bringing my brother up to fish with Capt. Ben and we have been looking forward to returning ever since. Capt....More

Thank curteye
Reviewed 20 February 2011

I’ve been fishing with Captain Ben for a couple of years now. Every time we get out on the water, it’s tons of fun with lots of laughter. I feel that Captain Ben really knows his fishery well. He’s always managed to put me on...More

Thank Chino323
Reviewed 20 February 2011

We had a wonderful experience bass fishing with Captain Ben on Traverse City’s East Bay. It was a great time for family bonding with my teenage children, plus Captain Ben baited all my daughters hooks and released the multitudes of small mouth bass she caught...More

Thank docker76
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