Captain Eric Hirzel owns and operates Erie Gold Fishing Adventures. He is a USCG Master licensed captain and is fully insured. It is a charter service based out of the western and central basins of world famous Lake Erie. Whether you want to simply catch fish or familiarize yourself with today's latest techniques Erie Gold is your answer. With a state of the art boat equipped with modern electronics and equipment, charter trips become a learning experience for those who want to learn the latest techniques and programs used to catch trophy fish. Our focus is meeting the customer's goals.