Cal Fremling Boat Staff

Captain Jon BorresonCaptain Jon Borreson

Captain Jon Borreson is a Wisconsin native and holds a 100 Ton Masters and 200 ton towing endorsement.  He is the owner of BOR Outdoors LLC doing European Taxidermy and Hydrographics. Borreson is an avid bass tournament fisherman and enjoys many other outdoor activities including hunting and trapping. He is a private pilot and scuba diver as well.

Captain Larry PassotCaptain Larry Passot

Captain Larry Passot is a long time resident of LaCrosse, Wisconsin. Larry is an avid boater and holds a 100 ton Master's license. He is very knowledgeable of the Mississippi River as a result of navigating it for over forty years.


In addition to licensed captains, the Cal Fremling has highly trained deckhands to ensure your safety and boating pleasure. They all have First Aid/CPR/AED certification and are trained in water rescue. They will ensure that your trip is comfortable and enjoyable, providing excellent customer service while you are aboard the Cal Fremling.