Our Charter Fleet


40ft Viking "My Sara"

Formerly "Meals on Reels".  The Flagship of the Buckets Fleet. The  Viking Express is 40-ft long boat with a 14-ft beam, powered by twin 450  horsepower Detroit diesels. Viking yachts are built to withstand the  rigors of canyon fishing on the eastern coast of the United States. This  boat has spent most of its life in salt water, battling tuna and  assorted bottom fish.

My Sara has a fully air-conditioned  salon, private marine head, trolling valves, Raymarine 96-mile radar,  Raymarine Fishfinder, Raymarine GPS and Autopilot, 10-person inflatable  life raft, Cisco planer system, Cannon downriggers, Craig rod holders  and a full complement of the latest lures.  She is one of the finest  Charter Boats in Erie, PA 

New for 2019

35ft Viking "Buckets IX"

 Introducing our newest 20,000 lbs of fiberglass to crush the Lake Erie chop .

Equipped with twin 385hp Crusader Engines , this mini destroyer will cruise along and eat up anything in its path.

Like all of Buckets Erie, PA Charter boats she will be equipped with the finest electronics from Garmin, Simrad, and Furuno.  Muddy Creek rod holders and planer board mast will round out her fish killing equipment .

For your comfort she has a Large Cabin with clean restroom facilities along with AC Generator power.

For your safety she is equipped with all required USCG approved safety equipment along with E


Largest Fishing Charter Boats Fleet in Erie, PA

28ft Penn Yan Predators

Erie, PA Walleye charter

 Measuring in at a roomy 30-ft long with a 10-ft beam and powered by twin 350's. Our Erie, PA Penn Yan Boats consist of Buckets 5 & Wave the Net,  

Buckets  Charters offers nearly identical Penn Yan Predator boats. The Penn  Yan is a tried and true Great Lakes Battlewagon.  They offer anglers plenty of fishing and elbow room, which makes for a day of comfortable  fishing on Lake Erie. 

31ft Tiara Open

Tiara Lake Erie Charter Boat

 The "Reelin Away" is a 31ft Tiara Open.  It  is a large stable and extremely comfortable Lake Erie fishing boat.  It  is equipped with all the quality rod holders and equipment to  ensure a great day of  fishing in Erie, PA. 

30ft Cherokee


"Big Dawg" is a roomy and stable 30ft x 12ft fishing platform.  Her twin engines provide speed and reliability.

As with all the other Buckets boats, she is well equipped to ensure a safe and enjoyable day of charter fishing.

27ft Parker Walk-A-Round

Parket 2510 Lake Erie Walleye Charter

THE MAXIMIZER!  Shes fast and portable, we  can move her around the Erie, PA area closest to the hottest walleye or  trout bite in the state!