Chuck Booker has been fishing for over 50 years. During that time he has 58 World Records for catch & release. All of his baits are made in the USA. Chuck will custom design his product line to the customer’s specifications.


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 Chuck has been fishing since he was 10 Years old ~ 56 Years to be Exact.


35 Years Fishing  Lake Erie & Lake Ontario Tributary's .


Chuck Booker Chinnook Fishing Club Affiliations:


    Member of-Western New York Trout Unlimited

    Niagara River Anglers Assoc .

    Lake Ontario Trout & Salmon Assoc .

    New York Outdoorsman Central

    Life Member of the North American Fishing Club NAFC

    National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame

    Member of Fish Creek Atlantic Salmon Club

    Tamiron Sporting Goods-Pro-Staff

    IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame

    USF&W Friends of the Lower Great Lakes

    AMVEST New York post #14

    Member  of  NYS Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame

    Lake Erie Chapter of Federation of Fly Fishers


    Official Sponsorship of Miller High Life Beer



 Awards and Accomplishments:


    1963  Seneca Vocational H.S. Buffalo NY~ All High Football Left End .

    1964  Seneca Vocational H.S. Buffalo NY~ All High Track Champions & All High in 220 Dash & 880 Relay Team .

    1990  Started the  Andover Wetlands Restoration Project Group to save a wetlands .

    1992  Hosted Steve Bartkowski from the Suzuki Great Outdoors see on ESPN for Three (3) hunting show from Andover NY in Allegany County for the Andover Wetlands Restoration Project .

    1990's NYS Hunter Saftey Certification Instructor / Firearms & Archery .

    1993  Founder of the Andover Wetlands Restoration Project Kids Fishing Derby .

    1994  County Legislators & Supervisors Assoc of New York State Local Government Award for the Andover Wetlands Restoration Project .

    1994   Two (2) New York state Proclamtions May & October Both for the Andover Wetlands Restoration Project .

    1995  Dewitt Clinton Masonic Award for Community Service for the  Andover Wetlands Restoration Project .

    1995  Named New York State Volunteer Comservationist of the Year NYS Sportsman's Council for the Andover Wetlands Restoration Project .

    1995  US Fish & Wildlife Northeast Regional Wetlands Conservation Award & Runner up for the National Award both awards for the Andover Wetlands Restoration Project .

    1998  Completion of the Town of Andover Wetlands Restoration Projert in conjunction with USF&W statred in 1990 .

    Three (3) Time Winner of the NAFC Catch & Release Angler of the Year 2000, 2002, 2004 & Second Place in 2001 & 2003 .

     58 Catch ~N~ Release Line Class World Records 2002~2012 all caught in WESTERN NEW YORK STATE Tributaies from Niagara County .

    Plus 5 Line Class World Records Catch ~N~ Release 2005~2009 for Five (5) other fisherman also from Tributaies in Niagara County .

    2001  Featured on Empire Sports Outdoors on Salmon & Trout Tactices .

    2002  Induction into the NAFC Catch & Release Hall of Fame .

    2005  Interviewed on Country WYRK 106.5 FM by Clay Walker about my C&R World Records .

    2010  Interviewed on Fish Bait Radio Show by James Smith about Salmon & Trout Tactices & my C&R World Records .

    2011  World Fishing Network Ambassador .

    2011  Bryant & Stratton College Amherst NY Campus Distinguished Guest Speaker Forum .

    2013  Induction into the New York State Outdoorsmen Hall Of Fame .

    2013  Certificate Women On Target Instructional Shooting Clinic North Forest Rod & Gub Club Ladies' Shoot & Hoot .

    2013  Hevi~Beads Pro~Staff Member .


Service To Country:Chuck Booker 10 years old


    Veteran of the United States Air Force Sgt Security Police K9 1967~1971  Photo is Chuck taken in 1968

    Viet Nam Veteran/Disabled Veteran

    Photo to the right is Chuck at 10 years old taken in 1957


 Other Interests:


    Buffalo Bills

    Buffalo Sabres




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