Captain Ted

,Captain Ted Kessler is a veteran guide of 30 years on the Niagara River and Lake Erie. He is a licensed Coast Guard Captain and the owner of River Master Fishing Charters.He is also a proud prostaff member of Red October Baits, the Pautzke Bait Company, and Okuma Fishing.

Captain Ted is well accepted by the media also. He has been featured in the national magazine Salmon, Trout and Steelheader. He also has been a guest several times on the Field and Stream fishing Show “Hook Shots”

Captain Ted’s business philosophy is simple: “provide a high quality fishing experience at a reasonable price.” Ted accomplishes this by not only doing all it takes to put his clients on active fish, but he also makes their charter an educational experience. Ted takes great pride in his repeat customer base and spares no expense when it comes to their comfort and success. Everything from his fully outfitted Mercury powered 2019 Nitro ZV 21 boat, down to the top quality rods and reels are all put to use to make everyone’s day enjoyable as well as successful. All of River Master’s guides are personally hand picked by Ted himself to assure that all of his clients are treated to a top quality charter.

Please take some time to browse our web site and let River Master Charters show you all that the Mighty Niagara has to offer.