Captain Matt Sell

Detroit River Walleye fishing Guide Matt Sell With an 11.5 lb Lake Erie Walleye

Detroit River Walleye fishing Guide Matt Sell With an 11.5 lb Lake Erie Walleye

Detroit River fishing guide experience

First of all Captain Matthew Sell is a fully licensed / insured charter captain and Detroit River fishing guide . Also being a fishing nut since age five, and   having fished for walleye on Lake Erie since 1980 , he has the experience to help you be consistent on the water. Furthermore Captain Matt has logged tons of hours in all types of conditions. As a result becoming an expert in all walleye trolling techniques most noteworthy big planer boards, in line planer boards, downriggers, dipsey divers, jet divers, crank baits , spinners and spoons. Also he has also spent over 15 years fishing hardcore on the Detroit River consequently learning all the intricacies of this walleye mecca. Whether you need a Detroit River Fishing guide or a Lake Erie Charter, Captain Matt will deliver !


Being a member of the National Professional Anglers Association and the Michigan Charter Boat Association he is dedicated above all to promoting the sport of walleye fishing.  Captain Matt wants you to have the most enjoyable day possible. Therefore talking with you to find what you would like to get out of the trip is a high priority. Please feel free to contact him anytime. Phone number 734-589-0039


About Your Trip

Your Detroit River fishing charter will leave from Boaters Value/ Midway Marina . Please park on the road and call me . I will open the gate.


Due to leaving from this mid- river area ,there are  opportunities to fish upper, mid, and lower river areas with less than 1/2 hour travel time from the dock. There are clean bathrooms right next to my boat slip. No fish cleaning is allowed on the premises !

Captain Matt is available for seminars

Captain Matt loves to teach others how to catch walleye. Therefore if you club, church or other organization would like Captain Matthew Sell to do a presentation please contact him. Power Point presentations or just freestyle question and answers. Topic could include (not limited too) Detroit River walleye fishing, lake Erie trolling for walleye, perch fishing, Lake Erie Steelhead fishing, Trolling Lake Erie at ice out, Fishing Crawler harnesses or other topics.