Fishing Near Water Island

Water Island, like the rest of the US Virgin Islands, is located near the Puerto Rico Trench, which is known for its impressive number of big game fish.  The North Drop and the South Drop is where most fishing charters will take anglers as they pursue sailfish, blackfin and yellowfin tuna, blue and white marlin, mahi mahi, and more.

If you are intrigued by the idea of reeling in a big one while on vacation, you will find several charter operators that can help you find the best fishing spots.

If you'd like to get in contact with a fishing charter, you can check with Captain Alvin Fishing Charters. Captain Alvin Fishing Charters is one of those rare companies that offers guests the opportunity to rent both their accommodations and their daily fishing charters all as one package deal. Of course, singular fishing charters are also available for half and full days with the experienced, highly-recognized Captain Alvin. They are situated in downtown Charlotte Amalie, Northeast of Water Island.

A second 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. You can reach them at (340) 775-6147.

A third option is Peanut Gallery. Deep sea and inshore fishing trips are both available with Peanut Gallery, and you can also had snorkeling to your package as well. They're located in Frenchtown, Northeast of Water Island.

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

Fishing Charters Near Water Island
Name Phone Location
Abigail III (340) 775-6147 0.5 mi. North of Central Red Hook
Captain Alvin Fishing Charters (774) 955-4122 Downtown Charlotte Amalie
Peanut Gallery (340) 642-7423 Frenchtown

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