Spending a day on the water with either a group of friends or family is a great way to create memories. New Jersey has numerous charter boats up and down the coast that you can use to explore the water and catch fish. To find party boats in NJ click here. Also see scuba diving charters in NJ.
Fluke, striped bass and seasonal inshore fishing in NJ Reel Fun Sportfishing Charters fishes the waters of Sandy Hook, NJ and all the surrounding bays, rivers and even the Atlantic Ocean! Located in the Northern Shores of NJ, this charter will have you fishing for striped bass, fluke, weakfish, bluefish, blackfish, sea bass and porgies.
Specializing in striped bass and fluke fishing, the crew at Reel Fun Sportsfishing Charters have numerous techniques that may help you with your catch for the day. They also have numerous tips and techniques that could help you with their other specialty, saltwater fly fishing! Charters generally run 4 to 6 hours and 1 to 4 anglers are allowed on the boat. In addition to the fun fishing charters available on this Monmouth County boat, Afternoon "Magic Hours" Charters are also available. These trips are designed for those who love fishing, but don't want to spend an entire day on the water. The "Magic Hours" trips generally last 4 hours and passengers can fish for striped bass and fluke.
Their departures accommodate you! Captain Mark McColgan of Long Shot Charters NJ is an "old school fisherman" who has 30 years fishing experience with invaluable knowledge of the local waters and tricks of the trade. The Long Shot is a 32 foot long Downeast B.H.M. with 420 Cat and sails regularly from Bahrs Landing in Highlands, New Jersey. The boat is fully equipped with modern electronics and top of the line fishing gear so passengers can have the best fishing trip in the Sandy Hook area.
The Long Shot Charters specializes in the fishing of striped bass, fluke, blues, weaks and winter flounder so charter guests who fish with them are sure to receive excellent tips for catching the area's native fish. You are invited to charter boats for a maximum of 6 people with full day fishing available. While the scheduled departure time for trips is typically 7am, the crew will gladly accommodate departures to work with the schedules of their guests. Click here for more information.
Awesome boats to charter on the Northern NJ Shore! Captain Mike Murphy has been fishing the New York and New Jersey waters for over 30 years. He holds a USCG Master/Captain license and his primary concern is your safety! Six Eights provides private charter trips during all the major fishing seasons. The crew fishes for striped bass, tuna, sea bass, weakfish, bluefish, fluke, mahi mahi and much more. Check out their photo gallery for their most recent catches.
The Six Eights is a 29 ft. Luhrs Open Tournament with a comfortable 12 ft. beam and twin 350 motors. She is equipped with a full Raymarine electronics package and 48 mile radar, along with two fish finders to increase the likelihood of a great catch in the bay. The Six Eights also has a full stand up head for your comfort. See their website for all the information on their charters. Also, check out their full page listing for reviews of Six Eights Fishing Charter! Fish with a crew of experienced fishermen
Cape May sportfishing charters Stickem Charters LLC is a charter boat company located seconds away from the Garden State Parkway, in beautiful Cape May, NJ. The Stickem is a 35' Cabo Express rigged for serious sportfishing. Whether you're a seasoned fishermen or just starting out, their experienced crew will work hard to make your sportfishing adventure a memorable one!
April through June is striped bass and drum time in the Delaware Bay area. The fishing grounds are a short run from the dock and the crew uses all light tackle with custom rods and Shimano reels. This fishing is truly a blast for everyone. June through October they run offshore trips and target blue fin tuna, yellow fin tuna, big eye tuna, albacore tuna, mako sharks, white and blue marlin and swordfish. These trips are typically anywhere from 30-70 miles from the inlet. Stickem Charters also offers day and overnight trips and their fishing techniques include chunking, trolling and jigging depending on the targeted species. Check out their website for more information about chartering Stickem for your trip!
Bring your family and friends for a NJ sportfishing adventure
Half day and full day trips available The Lady Chris is a 60-foot long, 18-foot wide 1979 fishing charter boat in Cape May, NJ. She is powered by Twin Detroit Diesels and fully loaded with Furuno and Simrad Electronics. The Lady Chris also offers plenty of amenities including separate bathrooms for men and women, padded seating in the main cabin, at rail bench seating and rod holders. If you do not have your own rods or reels, you are more than welcome to rent them for the day!
Sit back, relax and cast your line into the beautiful waters of the Atlantic Ocean or the Delaware Bay. Bring the family or a group of friends out and rent the boat for the day! The captains offer discounts for trips with 20 or more people. Charter boat trips leave out of Cape May County from May to December. Trips leave at 8am, 1pm or 6pm. Book early for special discounts! The Lady Chris is also available for private charters and tours!
Charter a boat in Brielle, NJ Captain Ken Gallop and the "Big Kid" sportfishing team are waiting to take you on the fishing adventure of a life time! The team is prepared for all types of sportfishing with a vast array of state-of-the-art electronics and tackle available on the boat at all times - the "Big Kid" is ready for anything. Combine this arsenal with 20 years of hardcore fishing knowledge from the back-bay to the Hudson Canyon, to the Florida Keys and back again, Capt. Ken puts fish in the boat!
Once aboard the Big Kid, you will be introduced to the professional and courteous crew. You'll receive a tour of the boat including the fully equipped cabin with all the comforts of home. The Bid Kid's Detroit diesel "power plant" gets you there fast, yet Captain Ken is willing to stop on a dime and change direction if that's what it takes to make your trip successful. The 44 foot Topaz will keep you comfortable. The crew is knowledgeable and the Captain is accommodating. The Big Kid team will see to it that your sportfishing adventure will be a trip not soon forgotten. Call 732-261-0606 for charter details.
A charter boat that makes you feel like a kid again!
75' Party Cruise & Fishing Charter Boat Book your trip aboard the Mi Jo, Atlantic Highland's fastest and finest charter boat! The boat accommodates large groups up to 95 people, or small groups of just 15 people, for fishing or party cruises 7 days a week April through November. Captain Mike Scardigno grew up in the Sandy Hook area and has been fishing for Fluke, Bluefish and Stripers for over 40 years. He is extremely knowledgeable of the "tricks" and "hot spots" in the area that continually produce year after year.
The Mi Jo is a custom, 75-foot Coast Guard inspected aluminum, walk-around vessel designed for fishing or cruising around the Jersey Shore in safety and comfort. The Mi Jo boasts twin turbo diesel engines to get you to the fish faster. Stay comfortable on their deck-level lounge complete with a fully-stocked galley for breakfast or lunch, TV, VCR, heating and rest rooms. All charter fishing trips include coffee, rods and bait.
Ask about their New York Harbor and local cruises!
Cool boat charters in Neptune! Jewel Charters, LLC offers light tackle and fly fishing excursions for all species including striped bass, tuna and shark. Captain Angelo will provide you with a safe and enjoyable outing for all levels of experience and they love kids so bring them along too! If you are worried about being inexperienced, don't be, because the crew will gladly provide instruction on proper fishing techniques so your trip is successful.
The charter boat is equipped with the latest in side scan sonar imaging electronics as well as safety and fishing gear. For the discriminating fly fisher, they offer Orvis rods and tackle for your use. All trips include bait, ice and equipment. Jewel Charters, LLC is located at Total Marina in Neptune, NJ for easy access to the fishing grounds and it is recommended that you visit their website or call the office for more information regarding charters and how to plan your trip.
They sail from Bogan's Brielle Basin The 110' Jamaica Star is available for large or small charters, taking you to uncharted wrecks and artificial reefs where you'll fish with the most experienced bottom fishing crew along the Jersey Coast. You will find ling, cod, pollock, sea bass, blackfish and porgies inhabit these wrecks and reefs and you are welcome to fish for them seasonally.
Enjoy New Jersey's exciting drift fishing, drifting the ridges for blues, bonito and albacore. Drifting the inshore sandy bottom for fluke and sea bass is also popular among those who charter the 110' Jamaica Star. In the fall months you are given the opportunity to fish for offshore tuna while the winter will afford you the chance to take deep water offshore trips. All trips allow guests to enjoy a safe, clean, comfortable and Coast Guard inspected boat with a crew that is trained to help you land your fish and provide you with the best advice. Visit 110' Jamaica Star's website for further information about boat charters in Brielle, NJ. Accommodates groups of 15 to 140 passengers
Private fishing charters in NJ! Located at Bogan's Basin in Brielle, NJ, the Jamaica II charter boat has been providing families with excellent fishing trips for many years. Jamaica II is a 95' fishing boat with a heated cabin and handrails, making your experience comfortable. The captain has years of experience chartering fishing boats for people and his crew are equally experienced. They have an open boat all summer long with two trips Tuesday through Sunday. Fish for fluke every Monday from 7:30am - 4:00pm.
They are also available for private charters, but only from November through May, so it is best if you schedule your trip in advance. Call 732-458-3188 during summer months for private charter availability and to schedule your trip on the spot. To review pricing prior to your call, visit Jamaica II's website here.
Plan your adventure today! The Capt. Dave, chartered by Dave Dzielak, is a custom-built, 50-foot charter boat sailing out of Baker's Marina on the bay. Captain Dave Dzielak has over 30 years of experience fishing the waters off the Jersey Shore and prides himself on providing a 5-star trip. The convenient location gives passengers access to both the bay and the ocean. The US Coast Guard certified charter boat can fit up to 34 passengers comfortably. Whether you're an avid fisher or just want to escape to the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean, The Capt. Dave can accommodate your trip. Unlike most charter boats fishing out of New Jersey, The Capt. Dave allows you to fish on both sides of the vessel so you have the room to catch the largest fish you can find! When you need to take a break, escape to the spacious cabin area or sundeck. Custom charter trips are available, please call 732-613-8307 for more information. Also ask about cruises and weekday specials! Like Capt. Dave on Facebook for up to date information!
6-pack specials; Large groups to 34, catering available
A boat charter with 75 years of experience! The Miss Belmar Princess, located in Monmouth County New Jersey, has been declared the finest, fastest and even the cleanest fishing boat in years passed and continues to provide people with exquisite fishing trips and charters to this day. For 75 years those located on New Jersey's Northern Shore have sought out charters from Miss Belmar because the crew and captain are experienced and will ensure that the trips go smoothly. They offer both full and half day trips where you can fish for striped bass, bluefish, tuna, blackfish and cod.
Additionally, they provide overnight tuna fishing trips and party boat packages for up to 150 people. They will gladly host your event, whether it be a fishing adventure with the guys, a business trip or a family excursion, the friendly crew will ensure that your experience is above any other fishing trip. To schedule your trip, or have any of your questions answered, call 732-681-6866 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
They have a wide variety of charters to choose from
A modern fishing boat in NJ The Teri Jean II is an all fiberglass 45' Hatteras powered by twin V-8 diesels and holds 750 gallons of fuel to take you fishing along the coast from the Shark River Inlet. The boat has all of the amenities you need for a comfortable and relaxing fishing trip in NJ, including air conditioning and heat, a full galley, a shower and sleeping quarters that accommodate 6 people. The Teri Jean II has the latest and most up-to-date equipment including GPS, radar, VHF radios, automatic epirb, Halon system and color scopes.
The Teri Jean sails from the Belmar Marina in Belmar, NJ and is available for day or night charters for up to six passengers. Guests can go fishing for all local species, everything from striped bass and bluefish to fluke, sea bass, blackfish and wreck fishing. All tackle is provided and cleaning of fish is included. Catering is available or you can bring your own food and refreshments. Visit their website or call 732-280-7364 to book your next New Jersey fishing trip!
"We find 'em, you wind 'em" Charters leave out of Reel Chaos' home port of Forked River, NJ, just minutes from beautiful Barnegat Bay and Barnegat Inlet. This location allows them to fish many productive areas in both the North and South. From Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Harbor, they cover all waters in between and around Long Beach Island (LBI). They now offer pick up and drop off on Long Beach Island (LBI) near the Barnegat Lighthouse.
Captain Tom has been fishing Barnegat Bay and surrounding waters for over 30 years. The 28 ft. vessel, Reel Chaos, is a 2014 Regulator Center Console with a full head. Whether inshore, offshore, sunset cruise past Barnegat Lighthouse or even your favorite waterfront restaurant, be assured that you and your family will reach your destination comfortably, safely and in style when you charter Reel Chaos. Captain Tom offers custom charters aboard Reel Chaos, the perfect boat for inshore or offshore fishing. He offers fishing trips for both the professional to the novice fishermen and for the youngest anglers in the NJ area.
Private charters offered daily! Bill Chaser Sport Fishing Charters offers private fishing charters on a daily basis! Bring your family and friends to Bill Chaser Sport Fishing Charters and enjoy a fishing day trip on an uncrowded boat. You can chose a 1/2 day, 3/4 day, full day or even a 2 day fishing trip! April through May enjoy fishing for winter flounder, striped bass, bluefish and fluke. From June through November, you will have the opportunity to fish for fluke, bluefish, striped bass and weakfish.
Bill Chaser Fishing Charters accommodates for all levels of fishers. Whether you've been sportfishing for years or it's your first trip, Bill Chaser Fishing Charters will make sure you have a great time and make life long memories! Captain Don has been fishing the waters of Sandy Hook, NJ and the Raritan Bay for over 12 years and knows the best spots to catch huge fish, no matter the season! Grab your family and friends for a fun and exciting fishing trip. See their website for more information.
They know the best spots to fish in the Sandy Hook area!
Charter a boat for 6 in NJ Captain Jimmy Havanki offers fishing charter trips on his 2010 37' Express Luhr's boat. Crews who charter with Captain Jimmy fish the near coastal waters for fluke, weakfish, bluefish, sea bass, black fish, striped bass, ling, porgies and other inshore fish. Offshore trips are available for tuna and sharks.
The vessel is equipped with a spacious cabin, full galley, the latest fishing equipment, Sirius Radio, Sirius Satellite Weather, state-of-the-art Ray Marine electronics and all up-to-date safety equipment. The boat has the newest IPS Volvo 435 HP diesel engines that can cruise at 30 knots and reach the fishing grounds quickly and safely. Charter services include all bait and tackle, as well as cleaning and packaging your fish to take home. There is an additional cost for bait on offshore trips. There is a maximum of six people per charter. Visit the website for dates and time.
25 years of experience! Captain Jim, owner and operator of Bingo Sportfishing, has been working on some of the most productive fishing boats in the area for over 25 years. He is experienced in inshore trips for fluke, flounder, bluefish, sea bass and blackfish, as well as offshore trips for tuna. He decided to take his experience and charter his own boat several years ago, successfully operating out of Atlantic Highlands, NJ. Bingo Sportfishing is fully licensed and inspected by the USCG, certified for 42 passengers and equipped with the latest technology and conveniences.
The Bingo is a 53-foot Alex Willis commercial passenger fishing vessel, powered by two Detroit 671 TI diesel engines and a Northern Lights generator. It also boasts the latest fish-finding sonar, communication and navigation systems, temperature gauges and a chart plotting system. Fish seasonally for blackfish, ling, cod and sea bass. Charter with Bingo Sportfishing and the boat is yours for the day, no hidden or additional fees! Visit the website for rates.
15 years experience! Carrie Lynn Fishing Charters has been in business since 1990 and currently runs two different boats available for private charter fishing in Southern NJ. The Carrie Lynn is used mainly for back bay fishing and the Trust Me makes the offshore trips.
The Carrie Lynn is a 2006 29' TrueWord sport fishing vessel powered by a 315 HP Yamar turbo diesel engine. She cruises at 28 knows and boasts one of the smoothest, fastest rides on the East Coast. The Carrie Lynn is equipped with the most up to date fish finders and safety equipment. The Trust Me is a 44' Jersey sport fishing vessel powered by twin diesel engines and features several amenities including a kitchen, bathroom and sleeps six comfortably. The Trust Me is equipped with modern electronics and safety equipment to get you to the fish quickly and safely! Come out and fish all year long! Visit the website to learn more about the captains and trips available!
Fishing charters April through October The Tuna-Tic is a 44' twin diesel sportfishing boat located in Barnegat Light, NJ. It is powered with a 2008 Cummins diesel engine and customized for many different kinds of fishing off the New Jersey coast. Tuna-Tic Sportfishing ensures you spend more time fishing and less time getting there! Late April through May join the captain and fish for Striped Bass, early June allows for Mako and Thresher Shark fishing and July through October is strictly tuna fishing.
Join Tuna-Tic Sportfishing for a relaxing fishing day trip in Barnegat Light, NJ or a challenging and exciting trip fishing for sharks, billfish and tuna. Captain Mike and his tournament-winning crew are experts of the sea and know the best spots to catch fish. Visit the website for specific prices and call to book your Ocean County fishing trip!
Fishing boat charters in Southern NJ Tide Runner Fly and Light Tackle Charters is a charter boat company operating out of Cape May, NJ. They offer charters for 1 - 3 passengers out of the Harbor View Marina in Cape May Harbor and when the passengers are an adult with two children, they will come aboard for the two passenger price! This is a great way to introduce kids to the sport of fly fishing and families can enjoy an afternoon on the water together where the captain, Ray Szulczewski, will happily share his 25 years of experience with his passengers and teach everyone the proper fishing technique.
On this boat charter guests will be given the opportunity to fish some of the best areas in Southern NJ. They can fish the sod banks, back bay flats and even channels, inlets and jetties, using lures, flies or bait! Trips often occur during prime fishing time, sunrise and sunset, allowing passengers to not only enjoy the experience of catching fish, but also the view of the sun coming up or going down. For questions or the chance to schedule a charter of your own, call 609-884-6440.
Both inshore and offshore fishing charters! Sailing out of New Jersey's Raritan Bay, Out on a Limb Sportfishing charters a wide variety of ventures for fishermen, and women, in the area. The captain, J.R. Santos, is a licensed sailor and fisherman who has been fishing the inshore and offshore waters of Northern NJ for over 20 years. He ensures that everyone, whether they are fishing inshore for fluke, weakfish, striped bass and bluefish or offshore for mahi, tuna, shark and tile fish, has a fishing charter adventure that will create a lifetime of memories.
Out on a Limb Sportfishing Charters currently offers an inshore fishing trip where you and 5 of your friends can fish for 6 hours for winter flounder, fluke, bluefish, striped bass, weakfish and blackfish. Their offshore trips, in comparison, range from 12 to 24 hours and you and 5 of your friends can fish for mahi, tile fish, shark and tuna. Out on a Limb will provide you with all of the bait, fishing gear and tackle you will need for the trip, as well as fish cleaning services for your catch. For more information, call 732-309-1506.
No fuel surcharge or hidden fee! Captain Mick takes the CRT II Charter Boat for fishing charter trips out of Highlands, NJ during the spring and summer. The CRT II is a custom 37' Dawson, Coastguard Inspected for up to 20 people. The boat features plenty of open deck space, a standup head, large cabin with seating and full electronics for a comfortable fishing trip around Highlands NJ.
The CRT II Fishing Charter trips are suitable for 1 to 6 passengers, but a maximum of 15 people can take the trip. Fishing charter trips usually last 6 hours, but half day trips are available for fluke. All rods, reels, bait and tackle are included in the price. Ask about special weekday discounts for Striper, Fluke and Bluefish! There are no fuel surcharges or hidden fees! Captain Mick prides himself on charging competitive and affordable prices.
Fish for multiple species of fish any day of the week! Located in Point Pleasant, NJ, Andrea's Toy Charters is one of the area's respected charter boats. They sail out of Clark's Landing Marina and offer both inshore and offshore fishing ventures to their guests. Trips with Andrea's Toy Charters are always safe because the two captains, Freddy Gamboa and Carlos Bastos, have 15 years of experience on both the inshore and offshore waters spanning from New Jersey to Florida.
This charter boat is known for assisting guests in their fishing desires and allowing them to seek out multiple species on one trip. Depending upon conditions, you may be able to snag a Jersey Grand Slam, consisting of striped bass, weakfish, bluefish and fluke, or a combo of tuna troll and shark! However, it doesn't matter what you catch because the crew will always make sure you and your friends are having a fun and exciting experience. Call 732-672-1561 for more information about the charters, or visit their website for pricing information and fishing reports.