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 intrigued by the idea of reeling in a big one while on vacation, you will find 4 charter operators that can help make it happen.

If you want to organize a fishing trip, you might want to contact 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 located in 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 call them at (340) 777-7317.

A third good option is Abigail III. Operating out of the Sapphire Beach Resort and Marina near Red Hook, Abigail III is run by Captain Red who has over 40 years of fishing experience. He knows where to find the waters teeming with big catches like blue and white marlin, tuna, wahoo, and mahi-mahi. They're located in East End, West of St. John.

Look through the following chart if you want more information.

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 St. John St. John

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