Frequently Asked Questions
This is a list of our most frequently asked questions.
Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are you fishing for?
A: Bottom species: Porgy (aka, Scup), Black Sea Bass, Fluke. Other species are caught occasionally.

Q: How many trips do you run each day and how long is the trip?
A: One trip daily. The boat leaves the dock at 9:00AM and returns at approximately 4:00PM.

Q: How much is the fare?
A: $100 per spot.  Monday-Friday, for Children 12 and under the fare is $50. All fares include rod, tackle and bait. You are welcomed to bring your own rod if desired.

Q: Do I need to make reservations?A: YES, you need to make a reservation and pay for your trip. Use the BOOK YOUR TRIP button on the Home Page or the Trips Page of this web site.

Q: Do you take credit cards?
A: Yes, all major credit cards are accepted.

Q: What is your cancellation policy?
No refunds for reservations if you cancel within 24 hours of the trip. For large bookings of 10 or more, cancellation must be made one week before the trip to receive a refund. If we cancel a trip you are entitled to either rebook to another date or a full refund.

Q: How long before the sailing time should I arrive?A: Plan to be at the dock by at least 8:30AM or 30 minutes before scheduled departure time.

Q: Are food and refreshments available on the boat?        
A: Our Galley is closed for the 2020 season due to COVID-19. Please be prepared to bring your own food and beverages for the day. There is plenty of room for coolers and insulated bags.

Q: Can I bring alcohol?
A: Yes, Per adult a 6 pack of beer or hard cider or hard seltzer, etc. is allowed. No hard liquor is allowed.

Q: Who cleans the fish?
A: If you are interested in having your catch cleaned at the conclusion of the trip, please talk to one of the Mates. They will be happy to help you.

Q: Can I bring my own tackle?
A: Yes. Ask one of the Mates check it out to be sure if it is the proper gear for the trip.
Q: Do I need to be an experienced fisherman?
A: No. One of the Mates will hold "Fish School" on the way to the grounds on each trip.

Q: Do you participate in The Bluefish Tournament held annually in August?
A: No. We are not blue fishing! We are neither a station nor a registration site for The Greatest Blue Fish Tournament on Earth sponsored by Radio Station WICC600AM in Milford, CT.  Please visit or call 203-366-BLUE for information on that tournament.

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