Fishing Near Blowing Point

Many people plan their Blowing Point getaway around the chance to get out and do some fishing.  There are numerous ways to do so, from days-long deep sea excursions with a well reputable company to the possibility of hiring a local fisherman for a few hours out on his or her boat. 

Before you head out, make sure you have purchased your fishing permit from the Department of Fisheries and Marine Services.  The cost is $30(USD) or $80(ECD) per person, and does not include lobster trapping or spearfishing.  This is always illegal.  If you decide to hire a fishing charter, they will typically handle obtaining the permits for you.

If you are considering reeling in a big catch during your vacation, you will find several charter operators that can help you find the best fishing spots.

If you're ready to reserve a charter, you should consider Shoal Bay Scuba Fishing. Deep Sea Fishing If you're planning a deep sea fishing excursion, one to four guests is recommended maximum, but the choice is yours. For the best chance of catching fish, you'll go out into open water, however it can be rough at times and as such they do not recommend this for children under 12 or persons not used to fishing in the open ocean. They are situated in Blowing Point.

A second option is Ed Carty. If you're looking for a knowledgeable captain, sign up for a trip with Ed Carty. He has been operating in the area for decades and specializes in tuna. They can be reached at (264) 497-2337.

A third good option is No Mercy. No Mercy is first and foremost a fishing charter company with a captain who has experience in catching a variety of deep sea fish. Other charters can be arranged, including straight sailing and tubing. They're found in Blowing Point.

The chart below summarizes more information about fishing charters operating in this area.

Fishing Charters In And Around Blowing Point
Name Phone Location
Calypso Charter's Fishing (264) 584-8504 0.4 mi. South of Central Blowing Point
Ed Carty (264) 497-2337 1.7 mi. North of Central Blowing Point
No Mercy (264) 235-6283 1.7 mi. North of Central Blowing Point
Shoal Bay Scuba Fishing (264) 235-1482 1.4 mi. North of Central Blowing Point

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