"The EPACBA is a network of professional licensed captains operating on the Pennsylvania waters of Lake Erie to promote environmental advocacy, education and awareness of today’s fisheries issues. By working closely with the PAF&BC and other Lake Erie fishery stakeholders, the EPACBA will lend a helping hand from a professional standpoint that will be in the best interests of ALL Lake Erie boaters."

 

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WEBSITE NEWS ITEMS & UPDATES

(updated 7/15/16)

  • Welcome to the Erie Pa Charter Boat Association website!


  • Next Regular Meetings: August 20, 2016 @ Erie Yacht Club, Erie Pa. 7pm start. Annual picnic is set for September 10th at the yacht club. Next guest speaker will be Jeanette Schnars with weather buoy updates and member Thad P. hitting up the salmon in Alaska!

     

  • Home of the 2016 Great Lakes Walleye University and Expo Weekend. Our 2016 weekend was a great success, thanks to the 200 students who attended. We will be doing another one in April 2017. Stay tuned!


  • Stay tuned for LEAC news (Lake Erie Advisory Committee) as we are a committee member and will be bringing you the latest in legislation changes/updates for our local fishing industry in Pa waters of Lake Erie.

  • NEW: Online membership registration and renewals are still available for 2016. Scroll down for details.
  • The Rickloff Communittee Boathouse is our new home! From now on, monthy meetings will be conducted here...at the Erie Yacht Club.


    Erie Yacht Club
    Rickloff Community Boathouse (new building with the blue roof along the west fill)
    Ravine Dr.
    Erie PA 16507

  • We will no longer have monthly meetings in October, November, December, February and March. The annual January meeting will still take place in Erie, normally at the Tom Ridge Center.
  • We are still accepting shirt orders. Orders can be made at our monthly meeting or by contacting Mark Boch via E-mail at: jerkyworm@comcast.net We have a variety of styles and colors available for purchase:- Short Sleeve T-shirts- Long Sleeve T-shirts- Hooded Sweat Shirts


  • If you have an interest in speaking at the meeting or know of a guest speaker that may be of interest to the group please contact Jason Whitman at captjason@outcastfishingcharter.com



  • 2016 Renewals and New Applications
  • NEW: 2016 Memberships are now available online! Fill out the ez form below by clicking "register now" and then check out with PayPal, debit or credit card. You don't need a PayPal account. Also, dues will be accepted at any monthly meeting by cash or check. Both USCG Licensed Captains and drug tested Mates are added to our Directory listings.

    We have 5 styles of memberships to cater to everyone:

    1. General Membership - 15.00 for the general public/boater/fisherman
    2. Mates Membership - 25.00 for uscg working charter boat mates
    3. Captains Membership - 50.00 for uscg licensed charter boat captains
    4. Business Membership - 100.00 for all businesses
    5. Organizations/Clubs Membership - free with reciprocal web link

Step 1 Click here to fill in your membership information, then go to step 2

 

Step 2 Pay here! Click the correct membership option below in the dropdown list that you wish to pay for...and then hit the BUY NOW button.

Choose a Membership