Top Shelf Charters

Captain Kirk Heilman

Chinook Pier 301 North Harbor dr Grand Haven, MI 49417

Top Shelf Charters is a fulltime guide service, fishing 7 days a week.

The boat Black Label is operated by Captain Kirk Heilman who has many years of fishing experience for King (Chinook) Salmon, Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Brown Trout and Lake Trout on Lake Michigan. Captain Kirk uses his countless hours of research, latest electronics and ample tackle to put you on the fish and help you land that trophy fish of a lifetime.

Captain Kirk starts fishing in May and fishes until mid October. You'll fish for Chinook (King) Salmon, Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Lake Trout and Brown Trout out of Grand Haven, Michigan well known in the Great Lakes region for outstanding big game fishing.

Come on out and enjoy a day on the water with Captain Kirk!

Top Shelf Charters specializes in fishing Lake Michigan King Salmon, Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Brown Trout and Lake Trout in Grand Haven! Book a trip and catch some fish!

Captain Kirk-Tight Lines


Various Rates

4-8 hours

Charter Rates

  • 1 to 4 people: $500/4hrs $600/6hrs $850/8hrs
  • 5 people: $575/4hrs $675/6hrs $925/8hrs
  • 6 people: $650/4hrs $750/6hrs $999/8hrs
  • Fisherman's lunch avalable at your request extra 20.00/ person.

Boat details


Black Label

  • Dual GPS
  • All safety equipment and life jackets
  • 2 Electronic Video Graphs
  • Autopilot
  • Fast Big Jon Electric Downriggers
  • Fish Hawk for Speed & Temp. at Cannonball
  • VHF Radio
  • Am/Fm Radio
  • Planer Boards
  • All rods, reels and tackle are furnished
  • Full Bathroom

What to Bring


  • Valid fishing license
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Your own food and beverages (Boxed Lunches Can Be Provided For An Extra Cost)
  • Soft soled shoes
  • Bug Spray
  • Large cooler to transport your processed catch home

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