Submitted by Admin on Fri, 03/29/2013 - 19:08

Ahoy, mate!

Fish with Island Current Fleet on City Island in the Bronx and experience one of the most fun and unique things to do in NYC.

City Island fishing is one of the most popular outdoor activities to enjoy in New York City, especially for those who love to be out on the water. Come abourd an open party fishing trip and fish for flounder, fluke, striped bass, bluefish, porgy, blackfish, and even weakfish.

Go night fishing for blues and stripers, or enjoy the New York skyline under a magnificent sunset as you reel in a fluke on our special sunset fluke trips.

A great way to go sightseeing in New York, the Island Current Fleet explores the Long Island Sound and the New York City Harbor. Want to go with a group? No problem; check out our private fishing charters and we'll cater to your every need. You won't want to miss this one of a kind New York experience.

The new season begins on Monday, so do not delay before City Island Current sails away!

The ISLAND CURRENT FLEET sails from City Island, New York, at Jack's Bait & Tackle (1st Traffic light on right after the City Island Bridge). The ISLAND CURRENT FLEET consists of five boats: ISLAND CURRENT (up to 17 passengers), the 50' ISLAND CURRENT II (up to 42 passengers), the 76' ISLAND CURRENT III (up to 110 passengers), the 65' ISLAND CURRENT IV (up to 67 passengers) and the new custom built 65' ISLAND CURRENT EXPRESS (up to 101 passengers), all of which are United States Coast Guard inspected and licensed fishing boats which sail daily as open/charter boats for either day or night fishing.

NEW LOCATION! Sailing out of Jack's Bait & Tackle, 551 City Island Ave., Bronx, NY 10464.

Depending on the season, the ISLAND CURRENT FLEET fishing trips will target various species including flounder, fluke, striped bass, bluefish, porgy, blackfish, codfish, and weakfish. In addition, the ISLAND CURRENT FLEET offers night fishing for bluefish/striped bass and sunset fluke trips (refer to fishing schedule). And during the winter months, we will be fishing out of Rhode Island for cod fish! The ISLAND CURRENT FLEET is available for fishing charters, sight-seeing, and cruises both in the Long Island Sound and New York Harbor for all occasions.

Private charters are available 7 days a week. To find out about pricing and other information, please call CAPTAIN CHRIS at (917) 417 - 7557