Long Island Sound has a lot to offer to a passionate inshore angler, and no one knows it better than Captain Sean Crean of Port of Call Charters! With well over a decade of fishing experience in the local waters, Capt. Sean is ready to take you to the best bite in the area.

Join him on his 28’ Parker boat that is fitted with twin 300 HP Yamaha engines and spacious enough to accommodate up to 6 passengers. The vessel is stable and comfortable, with an onboard toilet, and a sitting area. To find the best fishing grounds for the day, there are quality navigational electronics, and of course, the captain’s ample knowledge of the fish behavior.

The waters of Long Island Sound are teeming with various fish species, ready to gulp down your lure in no time. On expeditions with Port of Call Charters, you will be targeting anything from Bluefish, Tautog, and Black Drum to Porgy, Black Seabass, Weakfish, and Flounder.

All bait and tackle will be provided for you, but if you’d like to bring your favorite rod, you’re welcome to do so. When you come back to land, you will get your catch clean and filleted, so that you can cook it later using your favorite recipe.

Charters with Capt. Sean are child-friendly and departure times are flexible, he even organizes Kids Fishing Special trips, where you can take your little ones to help them fall in love with fishing.

You only need to pack snacks and drinks, and leave everything else in your guide’s capable hands. With Port of Call Charters, unforgettable fishing times lie ahead!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip (1–6 PAX)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 15 - Dec 1
    $975
    Hit the waters of Long Island Sound for 8 hours with up to 5 more friends and have the fishing time of your life! Chase the inshore A-listers like Flounder, Weakfish, Striped Bass, Bluefish, and Tautog and return home with a cooler full of fish fillets.
  • Private trip
    Blackfish Trips
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Oct 11 - Dec 1
    $750
    7 am - 1pm. 1-6 passengers for Blackfish and Seabass. All bait and tackle is provided.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (5–6 PAX)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 15 - Dec 1
    $700
    If you want to go fishing with your whole family or you've got a larger party of close fishing friends, this 4-hour trip is a great choice! Flounder, Porgy, Black Seabass, Weakfish, Tautog, and many more are on the menu, and you can even make a little contest to see who will be most successful after the expedition.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - PM (5–6 PAX)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 15 - Dec 1 (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $675
    If you want to go fishing with your whole family or you've got a larger party of close fishing friends, this 4-hour trip is a great choice! Flounder, Porgy, Black Seabass, Weakfish, Tautog, and many more are on the menu, and you can even make a little contest to see who will be most successful after the expedition.

About the Captain

Sean Crean
Halesite, New York, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & License verified
6 Customer Reviews
Response time 5 hours
Member since January 2019
Captain Sean Crean has been a passionate fisherman as long as he can remember, which is exactly why he decided to run charters for a living. Long Island Sound has been his fishing playground for the past 15 years and to this day, his angling enthusiasm is just as strong as it was some years ago. The captain has also participated in several Long Island Sound Bluefish tournaments over the years and was successful.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Bluefish Bluefish
Flounder Flounder
Scup (Porgy) Scup (Porgy)

Seabass (Black) Black Seabass
Tautog Tautog
Weakfish Weakfish

Boat Specs

Parker (Pilothouse) originally built in 2020. Powered by 2 300HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
28 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
PayPal

Customer Reviews

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VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (1–6 PAX) on September 18, 2021
Sean and Andrew were super knowledge and nice though out the entire trip! Very beginner friendly as well. Had so much fun and...
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Long Beach, New York
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VERIFIED   Half Day Weekend PM (3–4 PAX) on July 10, 2021
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (3–4 PAX) on October 3, 2020
The perfect day.  Great crew!
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - PM (3–4 PAX) on August 11, 2020
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - PM (5–6 PAX) on August 8, 2020
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FAQs about Port Of Call Charters

Port Of Call Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $675 per group - Half Day Trip - PM (5–6 PAX) (4 hours)
  • $700 per group - Half Day Trip (5–6 PAX) (4 hours)
  • $750 per group - Blackfish Trips (6 hours)
  • $975 per group - Full Day Trip (1–6 PAX) (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Port Of Call Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS (Simrad EVO 3)
  • Fishfinder (Simrad S2009)
  • Bed
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Port Of Call Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Daiwa and Penn)
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Port Of Call Charters offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing (Long Island Sound)

Port Of Call Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Port Of Call Charters include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Bluefish
  • Flounder
  • Scup (Porgy)
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Tautog
  • Weakfish