Deep Sea Fishing Charters

Aboard the

– PETREL –

(860) 962-0103

(Call or Text for info)

Sailing from Waterford, Connecticut


Max 6 Passengers & Reservations Required

Use the information below to customize the best possible experience with a deep sea fishing charter.


FALL FISHING CHARTERS

(UPDATED 10/05/21)

We have more options this season!


HALF DAY CHARTERS WILL CONTINUE THRU OCTOBER 24th!

One Trip Daily 7 AM-12:30 PM

Species Targeted will be “Captain’s Choice” any combo of Bluefish, Black Sea Bass, Porgies and Striped Bass


BLACKFISHING OCT 12- NOV 21

The Open Boat is a great option for individual anglers to experience Blackfishing. Click the button above for availability, rates and to purchase your tickets. (Booking for this is only available online)


NEW FOR 2021! Available Weekdays Only. (7 AM – 11:30 AM). Perfect for a small group or family looking to take a few fish home for dinner! Click the button above to check rates, availability and book directly online.


7 Hours gives us time to move around and cover more structure for bigger fish and greater quantities. Sailing at 7am and we return to the dock at 2pm. Everything is provided just bring your own food and drink. Your mate and captain will teach those in need of a lesson. We will also land, ikejime ,bleed and fillet your catch for the freshest dining experience possible.


THE PETREL DIFFERENCE

If you are looking for a top notch Connecticut deep sea fishing charter you just succeeded! Welcome aboard with Capt. Greg Bernier who is the owner/operator of the PETREL. Our 40 years of experience fishing these local waters and along with the knowledge, tips, and equipment we use will make for a memorable day on the water!

The benefit of choosing us? We customize every charter to maximize YOUR experience on the water. Teaching people how to fish is our business! The Captain will put you on the fish. As a result our mate will help you hook, land, fillet, de-bone and ice your catch for the freshest table fare possible. Or if you prefer catch and release, we can do that too. It is your charter!


BOAT SPECS and OTHER INFO

The PETREL is a 36′ Harris hull with a comfortable and clean open concept for your enjoyment. Powered by the very reliable CAT 3208. Most importantly, it is fully compliant with all required USCG safety equipment. The boat features multiple GPS, radio, and radar units. The PETREL comes fully equipped with custom rods, reels, hand tied rigs, and only the freshest bait available. We can accommodate up to 6 passengers maximum or take less.

We fish for inshore species in season including Porgies, Fluke, Black Sea Bass, Bluefish, Striped Bass, Flounder and Blackfish.

RESERVATION AND BOOKING INFO

There are two ways to secure your charter reservation.

#1 ONLINE BOOKING. We offer a very user friendly instant booking option for all of our charters. Credit or debit cards only may be used for purchases. Click the button below to get started and navigation is quite easy.


#2 CALL IN RESERVATIONS. If you call in to reserve a particular date and time for a private charter we require a 50% deposit and a signed contract returned to us. (We prefer checks for deposits if possible). The remaining balance may be paid by check, card or cash the day of your charter.

Look forward to getting you out on the water!

– Capt. Greg