Head boat

Individual Seat or Private Charter

Located at the end of State Street Pier, Erie PA

Look for The Edward John hut on sidewalk, east side of State St.



Single Seat and Private booking available in both fishing and cruise trips

The EJ has a passenger capacity of 42. Our trips are advertised at 35 because we want to offer our guests enough seats to be comfortable. If you have a trip that needs up to 42 please call. Min. Kids Weight 25lbs., No Wheelchairs due to safety.

Private Fishing

Looking for a unique, exciting way to celebrate with up to 35 friends, family, or colleagues? Book a private fishing charter head into the lake with us and create lasting memories. Bait and Poles included! 5 hour trip Start time: 7AM or 4PM

Private Cruising

B-day Parties, Team Building, Reunions, Field Trips, etc. up to 35 people on our customizable private charter. Enjoy the sites in the bay and Lake Erie Shoreline! Book your group today!

2 hour trip Starte times: 1:00, 5:00, 7:30(Sunset)

Single Seat Fishing Trip

Make memories with our Captain, crew, and up to 28 guests. Meet new friends as we drift for Walleye and maybe even find the Perch! This trip heads out into Lake Erie. 5 Hours – 7AM

Some evening trips may go as single seat. Check calendar.

Sunset Party Cruise

Single Seat – Cruise past the Brig Niagara (if at port), Into Misery bay at Presque Isle State Park, pass by Perry Monument, through the channel, past the lighthouse and into Lake Erie to watch the sunset. 2 Hours 7:30-9:30 Minimum age: 12

Single Seat Bay/Lake Cruise

Join us for a ride in the bay and out into the lake to the Brig Niagara (if at port) , the Perry Monument, through the channel, and into the lake. Enjoy the beautiful lake erie shorline and see where the Movie “Mayor of Kingstown season 2 with Jeremy Renner” was filmed from the EJ in 2022! 5:30-7PM SAT/SUN

Such a great trip. The captain and first mate were very helpful and accommodating of everyone on the boat. We will definitely return for another trip on this boat!

– Jamie M.