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 catching some fish during your vacation, there are 4 charter operators that can help make it happen.

If you'd like to reserve a charter, you might want to check with Black Pearl Sportfishing Charters. From the North Drop to the South Drop, Black Pearl knows where all the best fishing grounds are. If you're a novice, the crew is happy to teach you the ropes, and if you're experienced, you can probably learn a thing or two. They are found in Red Hook, West of St. John.

Another 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 located within western St. John.

Take a moment to read this table to learn more about local charter operators.

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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