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PMG Charters

Rittenhouse ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
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Safety and Satisfaction First

We had booked a tour around the islands, but unfortunately we never got to go out. Why I give them... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
Brandon B
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Somerset, Wisconsin
Small boat charter excursion of the caves of the Apostle Islands National Seashore

One of the most interesting and photogenic areas in the Apostle Islands is the Sea Cave areas along... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
TideDoc
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Buena Vista, Colorado
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Main City Dock in Bayfield Wisconsin
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Rittenhouse ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

We had booked a tour around the islands, but unfortunately we never got to go out. Why I give them 5 stars is because they put our satisfaction first. The wind was making the lake choppy and it was truly on the cusp of whether...More

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Pmgcharters B, Owner at PMG Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for the kind review Brandon. Unfortunately when a 2 and 5 year old do not have a good time, nobody has a good time. I hope you are enjoying your winter and maybe we can try and get you out some other time....More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

One of the most interesting and photogenic areas in the Apostle Islands is the Sea Cave areas along the shore of Lake Superior in the western side of the park. These caves are accessible for close viewing only by small boats or kayaks. Since my...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

My husband and I took the 2-hour boat tour to the sea caves in Cornucopia, WI with PMG Charters. We found it to be well worth the money. Capt. Pete took us very close to the caves and even into some of them - he...More

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Pmgcharters B, Owner at PMG Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your business. It was my pleasure sharing the beautiful experience with you.

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We chose the 2 hour Sea Cave tour for our family of 6. This was a great option for us with little kids. Their attention was captured the entire time. We got close, into and through the caves. The kids were chatting and asking questions...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

took 2 our sea caves trip from Cornucopia - it was great for our whole family - after we learned that kayaks were out of the question with young kids we found PMG - it was the perfect balance, we still felt we were off...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Captain Peter really can maneuver his boat. We got extremely close to the caves. He provided a lot of history during the trip and was very personable.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Called for reservations and was told to send a text and they would get back to me that night. I never received a response. I called the next day and they said they would check and get back to me but didn't until the next...More

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Pmgcharters B, Captain at PMG Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

The weather plays a very significant role in my services. I apologise for not getting you into a Northwoods gem.

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

After our kayak tour was can cancelled on day one of our two days in Bayfield due to weather, we called PMG to see about a last minute tour and Captain Pete delivered. He used his awesome boating skills to maneuver the boat into the...More

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Pmgcharters B, Owner at PMG Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for the kind words. It was a crazy day in between storms but we were so happy to get you into the caves.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Our family of 5 went on the sea caves tour and it was incredible. It was two hours and 1.5 of that was spent up close in the caves. Peter the owner of the company was our tour guide and captain and he was very...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We needed a little down time off the motorcycles but we were still on a bit of a timeline. This is a local small boat charter. You'll have a chance to meet other people and make it an experience. Capt. Pete and his family are...More

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Kathy S
6 February 2017|
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Response from Pmgcharters B | Property representative |
Hi Kathy Please excuse the late response. I just noticed your question. There are multiple sets of caves. The rate for the mainland caves is $60/person with a minimum of 3 people, to add Sand Island caves and lighthouse... More
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Brenda911
31 October 2016|
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Response from Pmgcharters B | Property representative |
Hi Brenda, Thank you for the interest and please excuse the late response. September can have the nicest days or it can be very windy. It is hard to predict but usually temperature wise it is quite pleasant. We are only... More
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