Sweet Melissa Charters - Canandaigua, NY - (585) 905-6252



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Sunset Cruises
If fishing is not your forte then gather a few friends and take a day or evening cruise down beautiful Canandaigua Lake to enjoy the refreshing  views and weather.

Bring your choice of refreshing beverage and snacks of choice and enjoy the morning, day or evening cruise down any of the lakes offered.   With Plenty of comfortable seating available for 13 people take this water taxi  anywhere on the lake.  Equipped with a stereo and speakers throughout the boat on both levels. Boat is also equipped with underwater blue lights in the water making night trips a blast lighting up the water like a Blue Lagoon for swimming, diving, and fun.


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Sunset Charters
1-4 people
3 hours:$300

Additional hours & people $50.00 

Can accommodate up to Thirteen (13) Passengers

Sunset Cruises

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Beautiful Scenery

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Canandaigua Lake Sunset

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(585) 905-6252

      Sweet Melissa Fishing Charters
     Phone: 585-905-6252

                                            New York State Licensed Guide
                                               Badge #: 7144

We offer Fishing Charters, Sunset Cruises, Booze Cruises, Funship Charters and more... Choose 1 or all excursions offered throughout the day and your reservation.

Sweet Melissa Charters is home based in Canandaigua, NY and serves several lakes throughout the Finger Lakes Region including : Click to enlarge photo 

          - Canandaigua Lake

          - Conesus Lake

          - Keuka Lake

         - Honeoye Lake

Enjoy the beautiful scenery and refreshing views on board Sweet Melissa's Funship.  Book your excursion today for your special occassion like:  Bachelor / Bachelorette parties, Birthday, Anniversary.... or just a fun outing aboard our Water Limo! 

This 2016  - 27 FT vessel is rated for 13 passengers... So plenty of room on board this double decker / dual level vessel.  It is fully equipped with all necessary gear to catch lots of fish. We offer Fishing, Snorkeling, Tubing, Underwater Subwing,and is even equipped with a waterslide from the top deck, or jump 10+ feet to the water from the rooftop.  Try 1 or all excursions offered on your trip reserved with us throughout the day. 

You’ll fish with experienced Captains who have over 25 years experience of fishing in these waters and can teach you many  different techniques used in catching BIG FISH. We supply all the gearClick to enlarge photo necessary from fishing poles to bait, gear and tackel.  You just show up dressed to the weather and ready to have fun.  We teach vertical jigging, casting, and trolling using dipsy divers and other modern fishing techniques. There are several lakes to choose from where you can catch many varieties of different types of fish.

The Boat
 The Sweet Melissa Funship is the ULTIMATE boat of the Finger Lakes!  If Click to enlarge photo you are looking for a BIG boat with LOTS of room for you and your party then we have you covered.  Sweet Melissa's Funship is the largest made pontoon in its fleet. It is powered with 200 HP Yamaha Outboard motor that reaches speeds in excess of 30+ MPH for tubing and other water sports and is even equipped with a rooftop lounge couch and waterslide! Want some shade out of the sun?  We got you covered on 1/2 of the boat with comfortable couches and dinette table under the rooftop to stay dry out of the rain or cool on those hot days. So you can have fun rain or shine.
The Sweet Melissa offers a spectacular view around the finger lakes. Great for relaxing, fishing, swimming and catching rays. Or kick back and relax on one of 3 available couches and 2 dinette tables in the galley and front of the boat. On this boat you never feel cramped or crowded and feel like your fishing on top of each other. This vessel is rated for up to 13 passengers so there is plenty of space.

Sweet Melissa Charters Top 10

We have never been one to skimp on equipment. So, this boat will be equipped with ONLY the FINEST things available to us. For Sonar we use a HD LOWRANCE FISH FINDER with 3D,Down Imaging, and Side Scanning Fish Finder,  Along with the King of Trolling Motors; a Minn Kota Terrova Self Stow/Deploy MinnKota 112 lbs with  / I-Pilot with foot petal & handheld remote - consisting of 6 GPS Pre-programmed/Pre-recorded 2 mile Trolling Routes & multiple GPS marked Hotspots and drop offs. This vessel is also equipped with underwater blue lights that light up the water making it look like a blue lagoon at night. These are great to attract those late biting fish after the sunsets and really makes your bait pop in the water. Our Fishing Poles are a great selection of baitcasters, open face and closed face reels made by Shimano, Abu Garcia, Diawa, Flueggler.  All utilizing St. Croix and Ugly Stik's.  The Sweet Melissa is also equipped with a live well for your days catch if you decide to keep the fish. To put it all into perspective we have the ULTIMATE FUN BOAT with the best gear and amenities to make your trip memorable, relaxing, and enjoyable.

* BOOK YOUR EXCURSIONS TODAY CALLING (585)905-6252 *Email: sweetmelissacharters@gmail.com
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Charter Options

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             Charter Rates
$600 - half day [4 People]
$700 - half day [5 People]
$800 - half day [6 People]
$900 - half day [7 People]
$1,000 - half day [8 People]
$1,100 - half day [9 people]
$1,200 - half day [10 people]
$1,300 - half day [11 people]
$1,400 - half day [12 people]
$1,500 - half day [13 people]

Additional hours $100.00

Half Days – 4 hours
  Open 7 days a week 7am - 8pm
* Given the size of the Sweet Melissa we can accommodate up to
13 people.
100 Deposit Required. Deposit 100% refunded if unable to go out due to weather.  Deposit can be made by Credit/Debit Card or via PayPal.

      You MUST have a valid
        NY Fishing license

   Buy your fishing license here

   What to bring with you

• Food and Beverage of choice. ( Beer, Wine, Liquor is ok )
• Appropriate seasonal clothing. Rain gear is a plus.
• Polarized sunglasses can be a great help.
• Sunblock.
• A cooler for the catch if you choose to keep some of your catch

 New York State Fresh Water Fishing Records As of May 28, 2013

Finger Lakes
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