Scaled Up Fishing Charters

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:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31 (Sat, Sun)
    $900
    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
    3/4 Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 4 - May 31 (Sat, Sun)
    $750
    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 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 4 - May 31 (Sat, Sun)
    $750
    You and the captain will be fishing the Raritan Bay from the Morgan marina and chase spring Striper.
  • Shared trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Shared (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31 (Sat, Sun)
    $250
    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 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 31 (Sat, Sun)
    $250
    Afternoon Stripers out of Morgan Marina in Sayreville.
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About the Captain

George Paley
Sayreville, New Jersey, United States
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
9 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) Bass (Striped)
Cod Cod
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Flounder Flounder

Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Seabass (Black) Seabass (Black)
Shark (Mako) Shark (Mako)

Swordfish Swordfish
Tilefish Tilefish
Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)

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
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge

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
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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:
Cash

Customer Reviews

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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Jerry O.
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
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Afternoon Striper Trip Aboard Scaled Up

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Shared (PM) on May 2, 2021
Great Captain + Great Mate + Great Boat = GREAT TIME on afternoon Striper trip off Sandy Hook. Captain George and his Mate...
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Vincent P.
Piscataway, NJ
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Fishing with George

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Shared (AM) on May 23, 2021
We had a great time . Fishing was a little slow, but Captain George did his best, and we did catch fish. Great Captain & mate....
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Michael S.
Pen Argyl, PA
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6 hour trip with Captain George

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) on May 15, 2021
Amazing trip and crew!! We booked this trip for our sons birthday. They definitely go above and beyond to make your trip a...
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Matt R.
Union, New Jersey
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Half day trip with Captain George

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Shared (AM) on April 10, 2021
Captain George put us on the fish and man did we catch some slobs. Had so much fun can’t wait to go out again. His crew was...
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Vincent P.
Piscataway, NJ
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Shared (AM) on May 8, 2021
Great day, Scaled up fishing Charters did not disappoint . Captain George and crew fantastic, put us on fish immediately.
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FAQs about Scaled Up Fishing Charters

Scaled Up Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $125 per person - 3/4 Day Trip – Shared (AM) (6 hours)
  • $125 per person - 3/4 Day Trip – Shared (PM) (6 hours)
  • $750 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (PM) (6 hours)
  • $750 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • $900 per group - Full Day Trip (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

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)