montauk fishing





Head Boats





Captained by Mike Vegessi, celebrating their 30th year fishing Montauk waters, the Lazybones is a Montauk family tradition known for half day trips with an experienced and helpful crew



Ebb Tide


The Ebb Tide offers two half day trips daily on their 65 ft. custom built boat and promises super fishing for the whole family




Miss Montauk


is known for its full day fishing trips, and they go out year round. Family run, the Miss Montauk has a comfortable cabin and lots of room on deck



Viking Fleet


Fish on the ultra-comfortable 140 ft. Viking Starship with a full restaurant and air-conditioned cabin. They schedule half day inshore trips in the morning and afternoon, and also offers a full offshore schedule, nighttime striped bass, and winter cod trips..



Charter Boats



ADAH-K - Captain Dave Kohlus


Captain Dave Kohlus has been fishing for striped bass, marlin, tuna, bluefish, Atlantic cod, swordfish and shark off the waters of Montauk for 40 years - 33 of those years as captain of Hooker. Since 2008, he has captained ADAH-K, a 48’ Rybovich with twin 450 horsepower Cummins Diesel engines. The Rybovich is renowned as the world’s finest sport fishing craft, built for fishing, but offering the spaciousness, safety, and amenities of a pleasure riding yacht.  Spectacular fish tales guaranteed with the strong possibility of bringing home the best catch of the day. Choose half day, full day, or twilight fishing for 1 to 6 passengers. 474 West Lake Drive.



Blue Crush Charters - Captain Dan Ledda

35' Young Brothers designed by E. Libby for 1-6 passengers. Equipped with state of the art electronics including two high speed sonar fish finder units two gps chart plotter units and radar. Welcomes beginner to experienced, families and groups, including well-behaved pets. Full day, half day, inshore and offshore. Departs from Montauk Marine Basin.




Captain Keith - Captain Keith Hunt

631-681-8873, 631-329-0015
38' Topaz for 1-6 passengers invites families, groups, and beginners for full day, half day, or a custom tailored trip for your crew. Their moto is "Fun and Fish Guaranteed!" Located at Snug Harbor Hotel and Marina, across from the Motauk Yacht




Cujo - Captain Mike Elling

(631) 678-2127

Cujo is a 38ft Rose Brothers, built in North Carolina to take the heavy seas with comfort. Fast twin-caterpillar diesels, wide beam, state of the art electronics and top quality equipment. Cujo is a U.S. documented vessel, built for charter and commercial fishing. Safety inspected by the U.S. Coast Guard, Cujo meets or exceeds all safety regulations. Sailing from Star Island Yacht Club. Six passenger max capacity.



Elizabeth II Charters - Captain Paul Bruno

Go inshore and offshore fishing with Captain Paul on the Elizabeth II Charters, a 45 foot custom charter boat. He can take multi-passenger charters up to 25 people. At Montauk Marine




Lady Grace V - Captain Mario Melito

Captain Mario invites you to experience Montauk's newest, fastest, most comfortable state-of-the-art integrated electronics 42' charter boat. Can accommodate up to 16 passengers. Half days, full days and evenings for bass, fluke, tuna, and shark. At Westlake Marina.




Mishell II - Captain Mike Saio

Brand new 38x15 ft. charter boat. Half-day or full day trips, night eel trips, overnight trips. Go for tuna, shark, huge striped bass, bottom fish combo.Beginners welcomed. Bait & tackle included. Sailing from Westlake Marina.




Susie E. - Captain Burt Prince

44' Custom Sportfisherman - 1-16 person private fishing charter, 1-33 person private party. Full day, half day and evening trips,extended and overnight trips.Located at West Lake Marina.




Weejack - Captain Scott wymbs

631-668-1007, 631-252-2536

Book a charter on the Weejack's 38 foot custom sport fisherman for some of the best sportfishing on the East Coast. Offering inshore and offshore full day or half day trips, evening and night trips. WeeJack customizes fishing trips to fit. Also offering sunset cruiese, Block Island trips, and other trips for corporate functions or special events.




Light Tackle and Fly Fishing



Natural Anglers fishing charters

516-785-7171 / 516-641-5331
Natural Anglers is located at The Montauk Lake Club & Gone Fishing Marina. Captains Barry Kanavy and John Kanavy teach saltwater fly-fishing and offer light tackle and fly-fishing charters from beginner to expert. It’s all about fun and fishing in Montauk.




Boat Rentals




Located in the Harbor, rents 16 foot skiffs to 31 foot cabin cruisers.




Fishing Supplies



Darenberg's Montauk marine Basin


The ship's store at the Montauk marine Basin carries a selection of tackle from Stalker Outfitters, as well as tuna, swordfish, and marlin lures, Tormenter Tackle, Fin Strike Rigs, as well as inshore and offshore baits and marine supplies.






Darenberg's Montauk Marine Basin

Montauk's most complete maring and shipyard offering seasonal and transient dockage for boats up to 80'. Charter fleet and free charter service available, a sport fishing headquarters. Located at 426 West Lake Drive.




Montauk Inlet Seafood

Home to New York State's largest commercial fishing fleet.




Rick's Crabby Cowboy Cafe and Marina

22 new slips with solid finger piers to each boat --getting on and off your boat is a breeze. Across from Montauk Airport, the marina provides deepwater access, 50/30 amp electric, metered individually, piped drinking water, marina showers, laundry and free Wi-Fi.



Uihlein's Marina & Boatyard

Full service marina, high & dry storage to 48 foot boats, bait, tackle, gas, repairs.




Westlake Marina

Home to 17 of Montauk's finest sportfishing charter boats, you can book a fishing trip through their Charter Service. Offering seasonal and transient docking, a fully-stocked tackle shop, all inshore and offshore baits, bulk ice and live eels. Dockage available for up to 65 feet. The Westlake Fish House serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner with indoor and outdoor seating and a bar. Located on West Lake Drive at Montauk Harbor.

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