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Fish Tales Fishing Charters

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Curtis Merritt Harbor, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-3474
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Best fishing experience

My friends and I went out during off season and we were still able to catch an 18 inch flounder... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Daniel P
Great Fishing Trip!

Andrew was fun and knowledgeable! We all had a great time catching kingfisher and even got to reel... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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We offer 2 and 4 hour fishing trips. Our 4 hour trips include clamming, crabbing and Dolphin tour.We also offer Shark Fishing and near shore ocean fishing.Captain Pete is Chincoteague's longest opperating charter boat captain.
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Curtis Merritt Harbor, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-3474
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

My friends and I went out during off season and we were still able to catch an 18 inch flounder. This was by far the best fishing experience we've ever had. The captain and ashley were extremely helpful with the rods and bait. We plan...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Andrew was fun and knowledgeable! We all had a great time catching kingfisher and even got to reel in a few dusky sharks! Great trip for the family! Our family is comfortable fishing, but I think this trip is perfect for anyone without experience fishing...More

Thank baylily
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

My family (my parents, wife and 8 year old twins) had a great 4 hour charter with Captain Andrew. He has the perfect demeanor for a fishing boat captain. Patient, funny and calm. We had 6 rods going at once, and he kept us untangled...More

Thank TonyDArlington_VA
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Andrew is great!! Fun captain and great with kids. In two hours the boat caught about 12 fish. Big bummer was no shark this time. What can you do.... maybe next time. We had a great time and will be back for a 3rd time....More

1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Captain Pete and Randy his mate, provided a very relaxed 4 hour water tour, fishing trip, clamming adventure, and crab pot demonstration. First clamming, it was fun but muddy! Be prepared to laugh & slog your way through the clam beds. We also did mussels,...More

Thank MESAllentownPA
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Went fishing one morning. The Capt gave us a good lesson on flounder fishing (keep that bait bouncing, reel don't yank). Three people on the boat we missed on two smaller flounder, got a black tip shark and one keeper. Our keeper was delicious with...More

Thank DP1166
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Outstanding is only word for it. Caught fish and Justin a very cool skipper. We were in the right spots at the right time which meant we had fish to take home.

Thank PhilGaby
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Ashley and Andrew are the best! Great with young kids and very friendly ! We had the family out this morning on a 4 hour shark fishing trip a caught a total of 5 sharks ! Everyone got to catch one! Caught to many king...More

Thank mattandi
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great family shark fishing trip with our family! Andrew and Ashley were great, hubby is experienced fisherman and is already planning our next trip out! Super friendly, knowledgable, and just all around great captain and mate, would absolutely recommend. We caught some sharks and had...More

Thank Zeesmom
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This was our second time out with fish tales and each trip gets better and better. We caught too many croaker to count, we caught a 4 foot shark, went crabbing, and caught 120 clams in no time at all. Love the entire trip Captain...More

Thank swolf4805
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Melanie B
7 October 2017|
Response from DP1166 | Reviewed this property |
No, they cover it all: rods, reels, bait, and license for the short time is covered. These folks could not make it easier, all aboard and happy fishing.