Fishing Near St. John

With ocean floor depths of several thousand feet, warm waters, and minimal commercial fishing, the waters that surround St. John are some of the best in the Caribbean for big game fishing.  Depending on the season, you'll likely pull barracuda, marlin, mahi-mahi, and more on your fishing charter. 

If you are thinking about reeling in a big catch during your vacation, there are 4 charter operators that can help you find the best fishing spots.

If you'd like to organize a fishing trip, you should consider Black Pearl Sportfishing Charters. Ranked as one of the top three fishing charters in all of the U.S. Virgin Islands, Back Pearl Sportsfishing has over 25 years of experience and is well-loved amongst tourists. They are found within Red Hook, West of St. John.

A second option is Doubleheader Sportsfishing. You can only catch so many fish from the shore. If you want to reel in some of the big fish, you will need to head out into the open seas. You can reach them at (340) 777-7317.

A third good option is World Class Anglers. Each charter includes your bait and tackle, cold beverages, and some fish to take home. They're found within western St. John.

The following table summarizes more information on the fishing charters operating in this area.

Fishing Charters On And Around St. John
Name Phone Location Island
Abigail III (340) 775-6147 0.5 mi. North of Central Red Hook St. Thomas
Black Pearl Sportfishing Charters (340) 775-9982 Red Hook St. Thomas
Doubleheader Sportsfishing (340) 777-7317 Red Hook St. Thomas
World Class Anglers (340) 776-7153 Downtown Cruz Bay St. John

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