Bermuda’s finest fishing charters are ready to go fish.
An Angler’s Paradise
CHALLENGER SPORTFISHING CHARTERS
This 40-foot Gamefisherman, owned and operated by Capt. Alan Card and his son Ian, is fast, clean and well kept. The Challenger has captured, in Bermuda waters, six blue marlin weighing from1,130 to 1,195 pounds (winner of the World Cup in 1993). Challenger won the inaugural Bermuda Big Game Classic in 2001. Call 441-234-0872 or 441-337-2109 (cell), email [email protected] or visit bigfishbermuda.com.
Just one hour away from the fishing grounds, this 31-foot custom JC is fully equipped for offshore fishing. Chum for yellowfin and blackfin tuna, or troll for wahoo, dolphin and blue marlin — whatever baits your hook. The season runs from April through November, with the marlin bite peaking in June, July and August. Contact Capt. Joey Dawson at 441-295-3500 or 441-704-3474 (boat).
Hakuna Matata is Bermuda’s newest charter fishing boat. The vessel is a 51-foot Custom Carolina sport-fishing boat with a single 700-hp Iveco Motor. Specializing in deep-sea fishing, father/son team Michael and Scott “Skitchy” Barnes together have more then 40 years’ experience fishing in Bermuda. Every season in Bermuda sees different fishing, but they’re equipped to catch most species. To book, visit us on the web at hmcharters.com, call 441-505-1611 or email [email protected].
JUMP DEM BONES
Bermuda’s premier fly- and light-tackle fishing guide for bonefish, hogfish and other inshore species. Capt. Ian Linnell has 35-plus years of fishing expertise from light tackle to marlin, and will give you a truly Bermudian experience around the island’s clear waters on Jump dem Bones, a custom-built 18-foot Dolphin skiff. Tackle and soft drinks are provided; just bring a love for fishing. Open year-round. Full- or half-day trips at competitive prices. Pickup at various spots around the island. Nonfishing partners welcome. Call 441-747-6911, email [email protected], or visit bermudabonefish.com.
Fish with Captain Allen DeSilva on board the 65-foot Hatteras Es Mucho! Equipped with four staterooms and four baths, the Es Mucho! has a cruising speed of 28 knots designed to get you out to the great fishing spots quicker. Mako Charters is celebrating 40 years of charter operations and Captain Allen specializes in big blue marlin. He has released many granders and currently holds the island record with a 1,352-pound Atlantic blue marlin. Bermuda also offers some tuna and wahoo fishing. DeSilva and son Jeffrey would love to show you! Call 441-295-0835 (office) or 441-505-8626 (boat), email [email protected], or visit fishbermuda.com.
If you’re planning a trip to Bermuda, get hooked up on board Mega Bucks, a 43-foot Torres. Mega Bucks is fast, spacious and airconditioned. It offers full-, three-quarter and half-day trips for deep-sea fishing, including marlin, tuna, wahoo, dolphin and shark. It also runs reef-fishing and night-fishing trips. For more information, contact Capt. Sinclair Lambe at 441-234-3081, email [email protected] or visit megabucksfishing.com.
Capt. Peter Rans is one of the most accomplished charter captains in Bermuda and operates the one of the top charter services in Bermuda. Overproof is a 61-foot Custom Carolina Sportsman designed by Omie Tillet. This year is the fishing machine’s debut year in Bermuda. The fast, comfortable boat is equipped with top-shelf tackle. Overproof won the largest fish in the 2018 Bermuda Big Game Classic with a 930-pound blue Marlin. Call 441-238-5663 (home) or 441-335-9850 (cell), email [email protected] or visit overprooffishing.com.
Paradise One is a fabulous 54-foot sport-fishing CAT that is luxurious, spacious, comfortable and very fast, and is fully equipped with the best fishing tackle and gear. Brothers Allan and Delvin Bean have fished Bermuda waters, as well as Florida and the Bahamas, for more than 25 years. They take great pride in all they do. You’ll never be dissatisfied! Contact Delvin Bean at 441-734-9409 or Allan Bean at 441-705-6134, email [email protected] or visit paradiseone-fishingcharters.com.
Fish with Bermuda’s tuna specialists on Playmate, a 43-foot custom-built sport-fisherman with large open flybridge, air-conditioned cabin and spacious fishing cockpit. Join the crew for the best chunking action available. Playmate supports tag-and-release for all billfish and sharks, and is Bermuda’s No. 1 releaser of tuna — its tags have been recovered worldwide, providing valuable information to stock-management scientists. Playmate has also guided clients to 25 world records! Call Capt. Kevin Winter at 441-799-8862, email [email protected] or visit playmatefishing.com.
REEL ADDICTION CHARTERS
Discover Bermuda’s deep-sea action on Reel Addiction. Whether fishing for wahoo, chumming for tuna or trolling for marlin, Reel Addiction has what it takes. There is no better way to experience the very best of Bermuda’s sport fishing than on Reel Addiction! Call 441-799-9927 or 441-799-9928, email [email protected] or visit reeladdictionbermuda.com to make a reservation.
REEL HOT CHARTERS
If you’re fired up to catch big fish in Bermuda, book a day on board Reel Hot. This 43-foot Torres was built specifically for fishing in Bermuda, with a spacious flybridge, air-conditioned cabin and huge cockpit with three fighting chairs for when the action gets “reel hot!” Top-shelf tackle, the latest equipment and the newest techniques complete the package. Capt. Nick New has been fishing local waters for more than 25 years. Call 441-537-6040 , email [email protected] or visit www.sportfishingbermuda.com for rates.
SHAKE DOWN CHARTERS
“We find ’em! You wind ’em” is the motto on this fully equipped 35-foot Bruno charter boat, operated by Capt. David “Bounce” Barnes. For more information, call 441-335-1779 (cell) or 441-297-3635 (home), email [email protected].
Spend a day offshore with Capt. James Robinson aboard Wound Up — a custom 37-foot Duffy. Winner of the 2009 Blue Marlin World Cup, 2009 & 2011 Bermuda Billfish Blast, 3rd Place in the 2014 Big Game Classic, and biggest marlin jackpots in the 2009 & 2010 Triple Crown and 2013 Sea Horse. Wound Up weighed a 1,049-pound blue marlin in 2008 and holds the Bermuda record for catching 51 wahoo in one day! Tournament proven and family approved. To book call 441-737-9985, email [email protected] or visit woundupbermuda.com.
TENACIOUS SPORT FISHING
With over 30 years experience in Bermuda waters Captain Sloan Wakefield and crew are ready to provide a memorable day on the water fishing aboard Tenacious, a 38-foot fully equipped Luhrs game boat. Visit www.atlanticspraycharters.com ,email to [email protected] or call 441-735-9444
BERMUDA is the hot spot for fishing in the Atlantic and only a 2 hour flight from the East Coast, USA. "My name is Capt. Russell Young and I have been running fishing charters in Bermuda for 33 years. My father Russell Young Sr. started SEA WOLFE SPORTFISHING in the 1955. Marlin, Wahoo, Tuna and more...my 35' Downeaster is fully equipped and ready for action! Live Long - Fish Hard" seawolfesportfishing.com 1-441-777-5941 [email protected]
Capt. Michael Baxter
Capt. Craig Soares
38-foot Lobster Sportfisher
Deep-sea and reef fishing
Capt. Dean Soares
Deep-sea and reef fishing
Family & party fishing boat
Capt. Robert J. Lambe
35-foot Bruno & Stillman
Deep sea & reef fishing
MOBY DICK CHARTERS
Capt. Peter Rodday
Fishing Charters & Private Tours
“Whether fishing for wahoo, tuna, marlin or mahi mahi, Moby Dick Charters will help you put them in the boat and on the deck.”
R & D TIME
Capt. Derek Exell
THE OTHER WOMAN
Capt. Vernon Bridgewater
Deep-sea and reef fishing
James and Blake West
Deep-sea and reef fishing