Scaled Up Fishing Charters welcomes you to Sayreville, New Jersey. Join them for a memorable day on the water as you explore its inshore, nearshore, as well as offshore grounds along with lovely reefs and intriguing wrecks full of fish. You and Captain George Paley will go to the Raritan Bay where you can target a huge number of different species and try out various fishing styles, including even live lining and clamming. The captain’s only goal is to make your trip a memorable one, so join in and have a true fishing adventure in Sayerville!

Scaled Up Fishing Charters uses a 37’ Pacemaker offshore sport fishing boat that can accommodate 6 passengers comfortably. Its cockpit’s large with plenty of fishing room and its facilities include a flybridge, kitchen, toilet, shower, and beds. The boat is air-conditioned and features a TV, refrigerator, and an ice-box. It runs a twin 450 HP Cummins engine and uses all the modern Garmin and Icon technology for navigation. The onboard fishing gear includes outriggers and a livewell. On board will also be a first mate.

There’s a huge choice of fishing techniques you can try your hand at. Bottom and deep sea fishing, trolling, jigging, spinning, popping, fly fishing, drift fishing, and even spearfishing will all be available to you as you search the water. Some of the quality species you can target include Tuna, White Marlin, Mako Shark, Cod, Mahi, and many more. You can keep the fish you catch as well as bring kids on your trip.

Captain George covers you for the tackle, bait, licenses, and catch cleaning, meaning you should only bring fly fishing equipment and the food and drinks of your choice.

Come aboard and enjoy a terrific fishing adventure with Scaled Up Fishing Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Shared trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Shared (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31
    $300
    Book your spot and spend your morning fishing for Stripers in Raritan Bay. You'll launch from Morgan Marina in Sayreville.
  • Shared trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Shared (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31
    $300
    Afternoon Stripers out of Morgan Marina in Sayreville.
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Trip – Fluke
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip May 30 - Sep 27
    $360
    We will be targeting fluke and other bottom fish.
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Trip – Shared
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31
    $360
    Full day Striper, the crew supplies everything except food and drinks.
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Trip-seabass & bottom fish
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip May 17 - Jun 19
    $360
    We will be fishing the inshore wrecks and reefs for seabass and bottom fish.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31
    $900
    You'll search the Raritan Bay from the Morgan marina in Parlin, New Jersey for spring Striper.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31
    $900
    You and the captain will be fishing the Raritan Bay from the Morgan marina and chase spring Striper.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31
    $1,080
    Spend even more time on the water fishing the Raritan Bay out of the Morgan marina in Parlin. You'll target spring Striper for 8 hours.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Fluke
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip May 30 - Sep 27
    $1,080
    We will be targeting fluke and other bottom fish.
  • Private trip
    Full day trip-seabass & bottom fish
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip May 17 - Jun 19
    $1,080
    We will be fishing the inshore wrecks and reefs for seabass and bottom fish
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About the Captain

George Paley
Brick Township, New Jersey, United States
10 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
19 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2021
Captain George has over 40 years experience of fishing New Jersey waters from inshore to offshore grounds. His knowledge will help with finding and putting fish in the box. He's fished waters from NJ all the way to Florida.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Cod Cod
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Flounder Flounder

Boat specs

Pacemaker (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1991. Powered by 2 450HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
37 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Garmin
Fishfinder
Garmin
Bed
Flybridge

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
20% is customary
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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
PayPal

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 19 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Full day Fluke Open Boat
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
84%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Joseph F.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   NEW  September 4, 2022
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Amye P.
United States
Excellent
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Full day Fluke Open Boat

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Fluke on July 31, 2022
We had a blast with Captain George and our fellow fishers. This was my son’s first time on a boat which can be iffy but he...
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Stephen M.
Bradley Beach, NJ
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3/4 Day with Captain George for Stripers

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Shared (PM) on April 16, 2022
Had a great shared trip with Captain George. He and his crew fish hard and we caught a lot of stripers, the biggest was mid...
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Matthew F.
Washington Township, NJ
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3/4 day striper trip with Capital George

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Shared (PM) on May 28, 2022
Beautiful day on the water. Fishing was a little slow thanks to mother nature and the recent storms, but captain George worked...
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FAQs about Scaled Up Fishing Charters

Scaled Up Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $150 per person - 3/4 Day Trip – Shared (AM) (6 hours)
  • $150 per person - 3/4 Day Trip – Shared (PM) (6 hours)
  • $180 per person - Full Day Trip – Fluke (8 hours)
  • $180 per person - Full Day Trip – Shared (8 hours)
  • $180 per person - Full Day Trip-seabass & bottom fish (8 hours)
  • $900 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • $900 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (PM) (6 hours)
  • $1,080 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)
  • $1,080 per group - Full Day Trip – Fluke (8 hours)
  • $1,080 per group - Full day trip-seabass & bottom fish (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Scaled Up Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • GPS Garmin
  • Fishfinder Garmin
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Scaled Up Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate (20% is customary )
  • Fishing License

Scaled Up Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Scaled Up Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Spearfishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Scaled Up Fishing Charters include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Cod
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Flounder
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Shark (Mako)
  • Swordfish
  • Tilefish
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)