Fishing Near St. Johns

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The time of year you visit St. Johns will greatly determine which type of fish you'll be on the hunt for.  May through October is best for blue marlin, while January through April is when you'll find the most white marlin. If you hire an experienced and knowledgeable guide, you'll almost always pull something out of the water, no matter your skill level.

If you like the idea of going deep sea fishing during your vacation, there are several charter fishing operators that can take you to the best fishing spots.

If you'd like to get in contact with a fishing charter, you might want to contact Overdraft Sport Fishing Charter. Make your time on Antigua's waters memorable by booking your charter with Overdraft Sport Fishing Charter, where you'll work with a captain who is both knowledgeable and friendly. They are located in Freeman's Village, 4.3 mi. Southeast of central St. Johns.

A second option is Mystic Amara 3. Mystic Amara 3 is a charter service operating out of one of the best fishing areas of Antigua. They offer a great opportunity to explore the beautiful waters and sea life of the Caribbean. You can reach them at (268) 464-7112.

A third good option is Antigua Fly Fishing. When you sail with Captain Nick, you have the choice of Deep Sea Fishing, Light Tackle Game Fishing, and Flats Fishing. He will take you out to hunt specifically for Permit, Tarpon, Snook and Bonefish, but don't be alarmed if you end up catching other saltwater fish as well. They're located 6.9 mi. South of central St. Johns.

Take a minute to read the following chart for more information about your options.

Fishing Charters In And Around St. Johns
Name Phone Location
Antigua Fly Fishing (268) 560-4374 6.9 mi. South of Central St. Johns
Island Routes Sportsfishing (877) 768-8370 Downtown St. John's
Mystic Amara 3 (268) 464-7112 Jolly Harbour, 4.7 mi. South West of Central St. Johns
Overdraft Sport Fishing Charter (268) 463-3112 Freeman's Village, 4.3 mi. Southeast of Central St. Johns

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