Birch Run Expo March 7th
Ultimate Sport Show In Grand Rapids on Sunday the 22nd!
South Haven Steelheaders on March 26th
Fish On Bait and Tackle on March 28th
Salmon Unlimited of Illinois on April 14th

Fishing Tournaments

Buffalo Bill April 18th
Michigan City Pro Am April 25th
Buffalo Wild Wings Shootout May 1st
Hoosier Coho Classic May 2nd and 3rd
St. Joe Shootout May 7th
Summer Challenge 8th and 9th
South Haven Steelheaders Pro Am May 16th and 17th
Grand Haven Ladies May 29th
Offshore Challenge May 30th-31st
Kenosha Classic June 20th
Geoffrey Morris June 26th-27th
Muskegon Ladies Tournament July 10th
Muskegon Triport Challenge July 11th-12th
Holland Ladies July31st
Holland Big Red August 1st-2nd
Spectators Open August 7th
Saugatuck Big Lake Classic August 8th-9th
Best Chance Too
The BEST CHANCE TOO is a 36' Tiara yacht equiped with a full Humminbird autopilot, radar, GPS mapping and digital fishfinder system, Cannon DigiTroll downriggers, Fish Hawk speed and temperature system, and Shimano Talora rods and Tekota reels. Updated annually, the BEST CHANCE TOO offers you the latest and greatest fishing equipment available on the lake today. In addition, the BEST CHANCE TOO is Coast Guard-inspected, licensed, and outfitted with all required safety equipment to insure that you have a safe time on the water. With limit catches recorded 78% of the time, you are bound to have an excellent fishing experience.


Best Chance
The BEST ChANCE is a 30 foot Sea Ray equipped with autopilot, GPS mapping, Digital color fishfinder, Cannon Digitrol Downriggers, Fish Hwk Speed and temp, Shimano Talora rods, and Tekota reels. We are field testers for all this equipment and are updated annually. The boat is equipped with a stand up head for your convenience and privacy. It was designed for comfort and has been use as a charter boat for many years. We are proud of our boats and work very hard to keep them clean!


Learn all about Lake Michigan charter boat fishing for King and Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Lake Trout and Brown Trout on board the Best Chance Too.  If you are looking for the absolute best Lake Michigan charter fishing experience, a trip on Best Chance Too is for you.  Captain Dave Engel and Captain Bill Bale of Best Chance Too are the winningest Salmon and Trout tournament fishing team on Lake Michigan.  Best Chance Too is the only team to win tournaments in all four states surrounding Lake Michigan. They travel the entire Lake Michigan tournament circuit and fish from Michigan City, Indiana at the south end of the lake to Manistee, Michigan in the northern part of the lake.  Charter with them out of their home port of Saugatuck, as well as Michigan City, St. Joseph, South Haven, Holland, Grand Haven, Waukegan, Muskegon, Ludington and Manistee.  Purchase the Best Chance Too instructional fishing DVDs and read all about their fishing exploits.