Overproof Charter Fishing

Ely’s Harbour
Somerset, Bermuda

A fishing charter on the Overproof is a must during your vacation to Bermuda, and Overproof Charter Fishing offer some of the best rates among Bermuda’s top charter fishing boats. Join this friendly and experienced crew, and make Bermuda fishing memories to last a lifetime.

Overproof Charter Fishing offer nearshore and offshore fishing trips. Their 42’ custom Carolina boat ‘Overproof’ is powered by twin 480HP Cummins engines, and comes equipped with the latest in deep sea fishing navigational equipment, getting you to the fishing grounds fast. It also comes fitted with a Bluewater Yachts fighting chair, outriggers, flybridge, live bait tank and icebox. The vessel can accommodate up to 6 anglers, and features comfortable seating, a dining area opening onto the back deck, bathroom, kitchen with fridge, and an air-conditioned cabin.

Overproof Charter Fishing specialize in light and heavy tackle, bottom, drift, trolling, jigging and kite fishing, and use quality Alutecnos and Shimano Tiagra reels. They offer half, three-quarter and full day trips and target species such as Mahi Mahi, Marlin, Tuna, Barracuda, Bonito, Amberjack, Wahoo and more. Trips include all fishing equipment, lures and live bait, and drinks.

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About this listing

Boat Specs

Custom Carolina (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2009. Powered by 2 480HP Cummins engines.

42 ft
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
3 to 23 miles
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Targeted Species
Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White)

Tuna (Blackfin)
Tuna (Yellowfin)

Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 30 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Captain gives some of the catch for a nice meal
Crew Keeps Catch

10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express.

About the Captain

Peter Rans
Somerset, Bermuda
Member since April 2016
Captain Peter started his professional fishing career aboard the original 31ft JC ‘Overproof’. Although it was a smaller boat, Capt Peter was able to compete with larger fishing boats around Bermuda. Over the years he has placed well in a range of tournaments, and in 2002, he caught the largest Blue Marlin (906lbs) and the largest Wahoo (102lbs) of the season. Aboard the current and larger ‘Overproof’, Capt Peter reeled in a 641lbs for the 2014 Blue Marlin World Cup - unfortunately it was under 30lbs shy of winning.
Response time: 8 hours
Response rate: 100%