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Bluefin Tuna Fishing Charters In New York

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Fishing in Montauk

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Montauk

Montauk Point Sportfishing

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42 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Hampton Bays

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Hampton Bays

Overnight Northeast Canyons

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40 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Montauk

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Extended Offshore Tuna

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Hampton Bays

Deep Sea, Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Hampton Bays

Inshore Insanity!

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26 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Montauk

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Montauk Offshore Trip

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46 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Montauk

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Montauk Tuna Special

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41 ft 1 - 20 People $$$

Most Popular Types of Bluefin Tuna Trips in New York

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Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Offshore Shark and Tuna in Montauk

On this trip, Captain Jim will be motoring you out up to 30 miles offshore and targeting larger species that swim down below. Typical shark species you will find on this adventure include Mako, Thresher, and Blue Sharks. Typically the tuna species will include Bluefin, Bonita, False Albacore, and Yellowfin. If you are lucky, you can encounter White Marlin and Mahi Mahi too! This trip is usually up to 10 hours. Step aboard Captain Jim’s gorgeous 32’ Topaz Sportfish powered by twin Caterpillar engines pushing 640 HP. Topaz Express boats are notorious for their comfy rides. Being safe on the water is the main priority of Captain Jim. His boat is equipped with an Acr Class 1 Eperb, First Aid Bag, Throw Ring, Lifejackets, and even a Switlik Solas A Life Raft. Not only does he have top-of-the-line safety features but he has all the Mac Daddy electronics such as a colored fish finder, 64-mile radar, chart plotter, spotlights, and one hell of a stereo. The cockpit and cabin were built completely custom with insulated fish boxes, pompanette seats, LED lighting, a teal dinette, a bathroom, and even A/C! All you need to bring is a Montauk saltwater fishing license and your food, drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and polarized sunglasses. Jim will take care of the rest! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Offshore Shark And Tuna

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Extended Overnight Trip in Montauk

Get offshore and get after some monster Tuna, Sailfish, Marlin, and more with Captain Kenny, one of the most versatile and experienced captains on the East Coast! This is a seasonal trip laser-focused on finding, fighting, and reeling some of the Atlantic's biggest fastest and most impressive fish. This is a multi-day trip, not meant for the novice angler or the faint of heart. This trip is intended to give you the best possible shot at a record fish, or at the very least, a personal best. If you're ready for hour-long, drag-ripping fights with big, dangerous fish, then this is the trip for you. On this trip, you'll mostly be trolling for the big ones, using a variety of different setups in order to cover water and give you the best chance for big bites. Captain Kenny will come prepared with all the necessary gear, including top-quality rods and reels, trolling lines and dredges, and most importantly, plenty of expertise for tackling these massive fish. You'll be fishing aboard a beautiful 41' custom Michael Fritz sportfisher that can accommodate large groups of up to twenty. Powered by a 375-HP Volvo engine, she'll get you to the prime fishing hotspots in a hurry! This well-equipped vessel comes with all the necessities, including GPS, fishfinding equipment, a live well for bait, an icebox, and of course, a solid fighting chair. It also boasts comfortable amenities such as A/C, a multimedia system, a microwave, and a comfortable bathroom onboard as well. Captain Kenny will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any snacks or drinks you might need. Join him for a Montauk fishing adventure like you've never seen! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Extended Overnight Trip

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41 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Hampton Bays
Fishing in Hampton Bays
Fishing in Hampton Bays
trip description for Offshore Tuna / Marlin / Mahi Mahi in Hampton Bays

This “Combo” big game adventure is Captain Peter's most popular trip! You'll head south towards distant wrecks, traveling between 40 to 50 miles out. Your group will spend the first part of the day trolling for Blue and Yellowfin Tuna, as well as Mahi. After that, you'll be drifting over bottom structure for some world-class Shark species. Your captain will make sure you're provided with rods, bait, reels, lures, and will show you the best “Stand Up” techniques. On the day of the trip, you'll head out aboard Captain Peter's 40' Topaz sportfisher. She's a boat built for great fishing as well as a relaxing and comfortable day on the ocean. Captain Peter will bring everything you need to reel in a prize, including rods, reels, tackle, and bait. To maximize your experience, bring polarized sunglasses, proper clothing, a hat, sunscreen, and most importantly, your Fishing License. Get ready to have a blast! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Hampton Bays

Offshore Tuna / Marlin / Mahi Mahi

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40 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Montauk Tuna Special in Montauk

If you're ready to get into some serious fishing, this full-day Tuna trip has your name on it. You'll be getting deep offshore to target Bluefin Tuna—but don't be surprised if you encounter White Marlin, Mahi Mahi, and other pelagic species along the way. If you're looking for a new personal best, come aboard and see what Montauk Tuna fishing is all about! On this trip, you'll primarily be trolling, using multiple baits and lures to attract these fast, aggressive fish. You will be using top-of-the-line gear, artificial lures, and hand-rigged bait. When a big Bluefin hits that hook, you'll know it! Tuna are some of the hardest-fighting fish in the sea, and they'll test your strength, stamina, and fishing skill, so be ready. You'll be fishing aboard a beautiful 41' custom Michael Fritz sportfisher that can accommodate large groups of up to twenty. Powered by a 375-HP Volvo engine, she'll get you to the prime fishing hotspots in a hurry! This well-equipped vessel comes with all the necessities, including GPS, fishfinding equipment, a live well for bait, an icebox, and of course, a solid fighting chair. It also boasts comfortable amenities such as A/C, a multimedia system, a microwave, and a comfortable bathroom onboard as well. Captain Kenny will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any snacks or drinks you might need. Join him for a Montauk fishing adventure like you've never seen! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Montauk Tuna Special

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41 ft 1 - 20 People $$$
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Montauk Offshore Trip in Montauk

Get offshore and go after some classic big game species with Captain Mike, a Long Island native and a true pro when it comes to finding, hooking, and landing trophy fish! If you've never felt the tug as a Marlin or a big Tuna starts stripping line off your reel, then this offshore trip is for you. Captain Mike will do everything under the sun to get you where the fish are, but once that rod starts dipping, its all you! The fish you'll chase on this trip include the best that the Western Atlantic can offer, including Blue Sharks, Mako Sharks, Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna, and more! These are all tough, hard-fighting species that will test your fishing abilities, so bring your A-game. On the morning of the trip, you'll go aboard Captain Mike's 46' Bertram sportfisher, a beautiful boat that's perfect for these kinds of trips. She's powered by twin Detroit engines with a total of 680 horsepower, so you'll be on the fish in a hurry. She's also equipped with all the necessary gear and amenities to give you both a successful and comfortable charter experience. To maximize your time, make sure to bring proper clothing, a hat, polarized sunglasses, and sunscreen! Captain Mike will provide everything else you need, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Montauk Offshore Trip

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46 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Hampton Bays
Fishing in Hampton Bays
Fishing in Hampton Bays
trip description for Inshore Insanity! in Hampton Bays

Explore the enchanting waters of Long Island's east end with Captain Brad, offering unforgettable experiences in Shinnecock Bay, Peconic Bay, Shinnecock Inlet, and the Atlantic Ocean. Captain Brad, a seasoned local fisherman with over 35 years of expertise, invites you to embark on a fishing adventure starting from Hampton Bays, New York. The boat is a 26’ semi-custom 1989 Fortier downeast boat, acquired in 2000, offering an intimate fishing experience. Captain Brad, the second owner and a close friend of the original owner, has been navigating these waters since the boat's inception. A 2013 repower with a 240 HP Yanmar diesel ensures swift travel to prime fishing spots. Accommodating up to 4 anglers, the boat features a fixed (head) toilet and is equipped with all the necessary gear for a successful trip. Pursue Tuna, Shark, Striped Bass, Fluke, Black Seabass, Scup, Weakfish, and Bluefish with Someday Came. Utilizing both light and heavy tackle, enjoy bottom, deep sea, and drift fishing, along with trolling, spinning, and jigging. Captain Brad provides everything you need, including fishing equipment, catch cleaning, licenses, water, sodas, and Gatorade. Captain Brad specializes in family-friendly trips, taking pride in introducing kids to the joys of fishing. Onboard, many young anglers have experienced their first fish, caught their biggest fish, and enjoyed numerous memorable moments. The crew's passion for providing the best possible experience on the water shines through, making them your ideal choice for a fantastic fishing adventure. Read More

Deep Sea, Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Hampton Bays

Inshore Insanity!

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26 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Everything to Know About Booking a New York bluefin tuna fishing charter

What are the best bluefin tuna fishing charters in New York?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 9 bluefin tuna trips in New York, and the most popular trips in the area are Montauk Point Sportfishing guided by Pete, Overnight Northeast Canyons guided by Peter, and Montauk Tuna Special guided by Kenny.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

The most popular cities to book a Bluefin Tuna charter in New York are Montauk and Hampton Bays.

Looking for kid friendly bluefin tuna guides / fishing lessons in New York? Check out our beginner and family friendly bluefin tuna guides in New York.

What types of bluefin tuna fishing charters are common in New York?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for bluefin tuna in New York as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and flats fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in New York are trolling, heavy tackle fishing, and light tackle fishing but drift fishing and bottom fishing are popular as well.

How much do New York bluefin tuna fishing charters cost?

for bluefin tuna in New York prices can range anywhere from an affordable $550 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day trip for bluefin tuna in New York is $733. The average price for a full day trip for bluefin tuna in New York is $3,035.

What month is best for bluefin tuna fishing in New York?

The most popular season for bluefin tuna fishing in New York is fall, and most anglers book their trips 31 days in advance.

Do I need a New York fishing license for bluefin tuna and what are the bag limits for bluefin tuna in New York?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in New York don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. See here for more information on bag limits and fishing season regulations in New York.

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