Ernie’s Charter Fishing

Are you ready for an adventure of a lifetime? Book a trip with Ernie’s Charter Fishing today for an experience you are never going to forget. There is nothing quite like reeling in a huge game fish, and with Captain Ernie MacPhee this dream will be your reality.

Step on board his 45’ boat, which is plenty big enough for large groups. This boat has a 315 HP Cummins diesel engine, which will get you to the fishing ground fast. Within minutes of leaving the dock, you’ll be at one of the world’s most productive Bluefin Tuna fishing grounds. These waters are filled with Mackerel and Herring which the Bluefin Tuna love.

The Bluefin Tuna in this area can range in size from 600 to 1300 lb – when you catch one, it will give you the thrill of a lifetime. You’ll definitely have bragging rights over this!

Whether you’ve been fishing your whole life, or just starting out, there is a trip for you with Capt. Ernie. He’ll put his years of experience to good use and make sure you have an awesome time out there.

Included in the price are all rods, reels, live bait, and tackle. You’ll use top quality gear that won’t let you down when reeling in your trophy catch. Also provided on board are light refreshments.

Please purchase a fishing license before the trip.

Book now for an incredible offshore fishing trip. You’ll be the envy of all your friends after this! The crew of Ernie’s Charter Fishing cannot wait to welcome you on board and show you why they love fishing here.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 1 - Oct 31
    price breakdown
    Spend 10 hours going after a personal best and your trophy catch. Renowned for giant Bluefin Tuna, you'll be taken to the productive fishing grounds. All rods and reels, lures, and bait are included in this trip. Refreshments are provided. Please bring along a fishing license.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 1 - Oct 31
    price breakdown
    Spend 5 hours going after huge Bluefin Tuna. This area is known for big game fish. All fishing equipment, including tackle, are included in the price. Refreshments are also provided. Please bring your own fishing license.
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About the Captain

Ernest MacPhee
Elmira, Prince Edward Island, Canada
2 Fishing Reports
Response time 15 hours
Member since March 2015
Captain Ernie MacPhee comes from a fishing family. His father Russel fished North Lake Harbour for the past 58 years, and Ernie is proud to say he learned a lot from him. After graduating university, Ernie decided to become a captain and fish full time. This is a decision he has never regretted. He loves his job. Catching huge Tuna is an awesome feeling that you are going to love too!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)

Boat Specs

MV () originally built in 2002. Powered by a 315HP Cummins Diesel engine.

45 ft
12 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Deep Sea Fishing


Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Snorkeling Equipment
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

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

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
Catch and Release Allowed
Catch and Release Mandatory


Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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: