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The Captain's

Ciao' Charters has 2 of the most experienced Captain's on Lake Erie...


Captain Dick Torrelli

Captain Dick

Captain Dick with a 25 lb. 8 oz. Lake Trout caught 7/10/10


Captain Dick Torrelli has been fishing Lake Erie since he was 8 years old.
He started fishing with his father, then when he was older he fished out of his own boats.

Captain Torrelli has had his captain’s license longer than any active captain fishing out of the port of Erie. This, along with over 40 years of experience,
is what makes him one of the most knowledgeable captains on the lake.

He has won or placed in numerous walleye and salmon tournaments. The participation in all these competitions has made him well known and respected.

Captain Torrelli is willing to run his boat to where the fish are located, no matter what the distance. Using whatever lures or method to catch fish for his customers. His knowledge of the lake is what makes him one of the most successful captains out of the port of Erie in the last 29years. CONSISTANLY outfishing 95% of the other charter boats.

Captain Steve Skrypzak

Captain Steve

Captain Steve Skrypzak with a nice brown trout


Captain Steve is the first mate when Captain Dick is on the boat Captain Steve runs the boat with another first mate when captain Dick is not available.

Captain Steve has been working on and off with Captain Dick for over 20 years.