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Short Hook Charter

Clute Park
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 426-1915


SHORTHOOK is a 1990 23 foot Sportcraft. She has a hardtop to keep you out of the weather mother nature can throw at you. Aboard SHORTHOOK, we will be using electric downriggers, Lowarance fishfinder units, a beautiful four stroke honda with no smelly fumes, MOOR sub-troll unit, and planer boards. While trolling we use: - graphite rods with OKUMA reels - copper & leadcore setups - dipsy divers, spoons, downriggers, flashers-flies, stickbaits Ammenities: - private porta-potty on board for your convenience - coolers with ice for your fish or drinks