Offshore Fishing Trips

Booking Offshore Fishing Trips

1. Choose a charter based on the list of charter descriptions and dates below.

2. View the Rail Spot and Bunk Layout for the boat your chosen charter is on using the buttons below.

3. Click “Book Now” to book based on your selections.

Spring/Summer 2020 Fishing Trips

38 Hour Tile/Wreck Express – $450Viking Starship
This trip ventures out to very far away fishing grounds where we spend 1 entire day fishing deep water ledges and wrecks targeting Tilefish, Wreckfish, Barrelfish, and all other deep-water bottom dwellers. Make sure you have plenty of braided line on your reel and various sinker sizes from 16oz-5lbs.

Trips: 4/8-4/10
Departs: 6 pm
Returns:
8 am
Capacity: 30

George’s Bank Cod/Haddock/Pollock – $750Viking Fivestar
These trips venture out to the world-famous George’s Banks known for holding huge biomasses of the best groundfish the Northeast has to offer. We spend the first day and half of the second day targeting Cod, Haddock, Pollack, and other groundfish. The crew will be bringing clams for bait, but jigging is typically the most effective means to catch fish. You will want to bring jigs, jelly worms, hooks, and plenty of sinkers in various weights as the current can run pretty strong at times. At night, we may be steaming, or we may be anchored up.

Trips: 4/17-4/19, 4/24-4/26
Departs: 7 pm
Returns: 10 pm
Capacity: 12

38 Hour Tile Express – $450Viking Starship
These trips venture out to very far away fishing grounds that we normally fish on overnight long-range trips. It is a full day of deep dropping for Golden Tilefish, Hake, Pollack, Cod, Cusk, and sometimes Barrelfish, Wreckfish, and other exotic deep bottom dwellers. Make sure you have plenty of braided line on your reel and various sinker sizes.

Trips: 4/24-4/26, 5/1-5/3
Departs: 6 pm
Returns:
8 am
Capacity: 30

2 Day Deepwater Exploratory LTD – $600Viking Starship
This is a limited passenger deep water fishing trip where Capt. Steven Sr. will be exploring for new grounds and wrecks in deep water areas searching for Golden Tilefish, Wreckfish, Barrelfish, Hake, and all the other deep-water bottom dwellers.

Trips: 5/6-5/9
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
9 am
Capacity: 25

2 Day Tile – $800 – Viking Fivestar

Trips: 5/7-5/9
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 12

Tile/Cod Wrecks LTD – $550 – Viking Starship
These trips spend the first day deep dropping on the Tilefish grounds, and the second half of the day fishing on our secret Cod Wrecks.

Trips: 5/15-5/17
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 28

38 Hour Tile/Hake/Pollock- $450Viking Starship
These trips venture out to the world-famous George’s Banks known for holding huge biomasses of the best groundfish the Northeast has to offer. We spend the first day and half of the second day targeting Cod, Haddock, Pollack, and other groundfish. The crew will be bringing clams for bait, but jigging is typically the most effective means to catch fish. You will want to bring jigs, jelly worms, hooks, and plenty of sinkers in various weights as the current can run pretty strong at times. At night, we may be steaming, or we may be anchored up.

Trips: 5/20-5/22
Departs: 6 pm
Returns:
8 am
Capacity: 30

George’s Bank Cod/Haddock/Pollock and Nantucket Fluke – $750 – Viking Fivestar
These trips will spend the first day on George’s Bank fishing for Cod/Haddock/Pollack, and other groundfish. The second day we will fish the world-famous Nantucket Fluke grounds known for holding huge amounts of Giant Slob Fluke.

Trips: 5/21-5/23, 6/5-6/7
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 12

The Abyss LTD – $750 – Viking Starship
This long-range multi-day trip targets deep water Tilefish and others for day one. The second day is spent fishing for Cod/Pollack, Haddock, and other groundfish. The third day is fishing the Nantucket Fluke grounds.

Trips: 5/27-5/30
Departs: 10 am
Returns:
8 pm
Capacity: 28

Tile/Cod – $750 – Viking Fivestar
These trips spend the first day deep dropping on the Tilefish grounds, and the second half of the day fishing on our secret Cod Wrecks.

Trips: 5/29-5/31
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 12

Trophy Tile Hunt – $1,100 – Viking Fivestar
These trips spend the first day deep dropping on the Tilefish grounds, and the second half of the day fishing on our secret Cod Wrecks.

Trips: 6/1-6/4
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 10

XXXL Tile Hunt NO ELECTRICS LTD – $850Viking Starship
This trip is spent fishing known XXXL Golden Tilefish spots and discovering new ones! You never know when the next World Record Tilefish will be caught, but this trip does not allow electric reels so that if the fish is found, you could be the net World Record Holder!

Trips: 6/2- 6/6
Departs: 12 noon
Returns:
6 pm
Capacity: 24

Capt Steven’s Capt. Choice Ultra LTD – $1000 -Viking Starship
This ultra-limited trip is strictly limited in passenger count for the ultimate comfortable fishing experience. With Capt. Steven Sr. at the helm, anything goes. You can expect anything from super deep drops, to secret wrecks, to Jumbo Fluke, and whatever else he thinks you will find the most success. Bring plenty of rods, reels, tackle, etc. because you will need to be ready for anything!

Trips: 6/8-6/12
Departs: 12 pm
Returns:
6 pm
Capacity: 20

Nantucket Wrecks and Nantucket Fluke – $750 – Viking Fivestar
This is a very popular trip aboard the very comfortable Viking Fivestar, where Day 1 will be targeting Cod, Pollack, Hake, etc. on the Nantucket wrecks, and day two will be spent targeting giant slob Fluke on Nantucket Shoals.

Trips: 6/8-6/10
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 12

3 Day Tile/Cod/Fluke – $1000 – Viking Fivestar
This trip on the Viking Fivestar has something for everyone! We deep drop for Tilefish and other exotic deep-water species one day, target Cod and other species another day, and finish up with Jumbo Fluke.

Trips: 6/11-6/14
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 12

3 Day Eastbound Tile – $1200 – Viking Fivestar
This trip is on the Viking Fivestar and is a limited passenger trip, venturing far to the East to fish known productive Grounds and explore new ones!

Trips: 6/15-6/18
Departs: 12 noon
Returns:
12 noon
Capacity: 10

Dinosaur Grounds Fluke-A-Sauras Hunt/Cod/Haddock ULTRA LTD – $900 – Viking Starship
**NEW FOR 2020*** Capt. Steven Sr. is heading back to some old territory that we haven’t been to in a few years that has proven to find many many double-digit Fluke! We will also be mixing in some Cod and Haddock to fill the coolers as well!

Trips: 6/27-6/29
Departs: 5 pm
Returns:
3 am
Capacity: 20

3 Day TNT – $1100 – Viking Fivestar
These trips focus on deep dropping for Tilefish and other deep-water bottom dwellers by day, and chunking for Tuna at night. If the conditions are not favorable for bottom fishing, we will troll or chunk for Tuna, Mahi, and other large pelagic species.

Trips: 7/2-7/5, 7/16-7/19, 8/7-8/10,
Departs: 3 pm
Returns:
3 pm
Capacity: 10

George’s Bank Cod/Nantucket Fluke – $475 – Viking Star
These trips will spend the first day on George’s Bank fishing for Cod/Haddock/Pollack, and other ground fish. The second day we will fish the world-famous Nantucket Fluke grounds known for holding huge amounts of Giant Slob Fluke.

Trips: 7/12-7/14
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
10 pm
Capacity: 30

3 Day Captain’s Choice – $1200 – Viking Fivestar
These limited passenger trips on the Viking Fivestar are exactly as described. Be ready for Tuna, Tilefish, Cod, and a multiple amount of other species. Whatever Capt. Steven Jr. thinks will be the most productive, he will do to fill the fish hold!

Trips: 7/20-7/23
Departs: 12 noon
Returns:
3 pm
Capacity: 10

48 Hour Fivestar Tuna – $960 – Viking Fivestar
All Tuna trips typically troll by day and chunk by night. Sometimes we “pot-hop” for Mahi-Mahi, sometimes we chunk during the day. It all depends on what the captain thinks gives you the best chance to catch! All these trips have an opportunity for different Tuna species, Mahi-Mahi, Marlin, Swordfish, Wahoo, and more! **Note: When trolling, sometimes you will be paired up with a partner for maximum trolling effectiveness**

Trips: 7/24-7/22, 8/17-8/19, 8/28-8/30
Departs: 3 pm
Returns:
3 pm
Capacity: 12

Full Moon Swordfish Special – $1200 – Viking Fivestar
We have a couple different ones to choose from on either the Viking Fivestar or the Viking Star and all of these trips are either leading up to the Full Moon, or on the night of the Full Moon. Over the years, we have seen time and time again that the best fishing is leading up to the Moon, so we have scheduled these trips accordingly for your best shot at catching Swordfish and Big Eye-Tuna.

Trips: 8/1-8/4
Departs: 12 noon
Returns: 12 noon
Capacity: 10

VIKING STARSHIP AND VIKING STAR OFFSHORE TRIPS

Coolers are highly recommended on all Viking Starship and Viking Star trips. Please bring them with you.

Tackle is available for purchase on all Viking Starship and Viking Star trips, but we suggest you bring as much of your own as you can.

Food and meal plans are available for purchase on all trips. Typically, our galley chef will contact you a week or two prior to your trip to review a meal plan.

For all offshore trips, please call ahead for rod rentals and availability.

All offshore trips provide you with plenty of ice for your fish. If you bring a cooler with food, please bring your own ice for yourself.

Bait is supplied on all offshore trips. If you would like to bring some of your own, feel free.

Fall 2020 Fishing Trips

2 Night Full Moon Big Eye/Swordfish Special – $960 – Viking Fivestar
We have a couple different ones to choose from on either the Viking Fivestar or the Viking Star and all of these trips are either leading up to the Full Moon, or on the night of the Full Moon. Over the years, we have seen time and time again that the best fishing is leading up to the Moon, so we have scheduled these trips accordingly for your best shot at catching Swordfish and Big Eye-Tuna.

Trips: 9/1-9/3
Departs: 9 am
Returns: 3 pm
Capacity: 12

3 Day TNT – $1100 – Viking Fivestar
These trips focus on deep dropping for Tilefish and other deep-water bottom dwellers by day, and chunking for Tuna at night. If the conditions are not favorable for bottom fishing, we will troll or chunk for Tuna, Mahi, and other large pelagic species.

Trips: 9/4-9/7
Departs: 3 pm
Returns:
3 pm
Capacity: 10

3 Day TNT LTD – $700 –Viking Star
These trips focus on deep dropping for Tilefish and other deep-water bottom dwellers by day and chunking for Tuna at night. If the conditions are not favorable for bottom fishing, we will troll or chunk for Tuna, Mahi, and other large pelagic species.

Trips: 9/7-9/10, 10/5-10/8
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
7 pm
Capacity: 20

3 Day TNT ULTRA LTD – $800 –Viking Star
These trips focus on deep dropping for Tilefish and other deep-water bottom dwellers by day and chunking for Tuna at night. If the conditions are not favorable for bottom fishing, we will troll or chunk for Tuna, Mahi, and other large pelagic species.

Trips: 10/14-10/17
Departs: 7 pm
Returns:
7 pm
Capacity: 18

48 Hour Fivestar Tuna – $960 – Viking Fivestar
All Tuna trips typically troll by day and chunk by night. Sometimes we “pot-hop” for Mahi-Mahi, sometimes we chunk during the day. It all depends on what the captain thinks gives you the best chance to catch! All these trips have an opportunity for different Tuna species, Mahi-Mahi, Marlin, Swordfish, Wahoo, and more! **Note: When trolling, sometimes you will be paired up with a partner for maximum trolling effectiveness**

Trips: 9/14-9/16, 9/18-9/20
Departs: 3 pm
Returns:
3 pm
Capacity: 12

60 Hour Tuna/Mahi LTD – $500 – Viking Star
All Tuna trips typically troll by day and chunk by night. Sometimes we “pot-hop” for Mahi-Mahi, sometimes we chunk during the day. It all depends on what the captain thinks gives you the best chance to catch! All these trips have an opportunity for different Tuna species, Mahi-Mahi, Marlin, Swordfish, Wahoo, and more! **Note: When trolling, sometimes you will be paired up with a partner for maximum trolling effectiveness. Trolling lures are supplied by the boat, but please feel free to bring your own. While trolling, everyone will be set up into a paired team, as there are a limited number of lures that can be trolled effectively. Team members can switch every half hour, hour, etc., or every fish… however the team decides. 

Trips: 9/22-9/23, 10/13-10/15
Departs: 6 am
Returns: 6 pm
Capacity: 22

Full Moon Big Eye/Swordfish Extended ULTRA LTD – $800 – Viking Star
We have a couple different ones to choose from on either the Viking Fivestar or the Viking Star and all of these trips are either leading up to the Full Moon, or on the night of the Full Moon. Over the years, we have seen time and time again that the best fishing is leading up to the Moon, so we have scheduled these trips accordingly for your best shot at catching Swordfish and Big Eye-Tuna.

Trips: 9/28-10/1
Departs: 10 am
Returns: 10 pm
Capacity: 18

Georges’s Bank Cod/East End SeaBass – $450 – Viking Star
Fall fishing at its best! We will be fishing George’s Bank for Cod, Haddock, Pollock, and other ground fish, and spend the next day fishing for Jumbo Sea Bass and Cod.

Trips: 10/20-10/22
Departs: 7 pm
Returns: 5 pm
Capacity: 30

 

*To Book trips on the Viking Fivestar please go to the Viking Fivestar – Split Charters Tab.