Big Deal Sportfishing

Tillage Estate Lane
Gloucester Point VA, United States

Big Deal Sportfishing takes you out around the Chesapeake Bay for a wide range of fishing species to target. Captain Coleson will welcome you aboard the ‘Big Deal’, a historic Chesapeake Bay charter fishing boat.

In addition to her rustic character, the ‘Big Deal’ is equipped with all modern equipment and was totally restored in 2016. There a sleeping cot for you to lie down in between reeling in the fish, and a bathroom with toilet and sink. ‘Big Deal’ is a 46’ saltwater fishing boat that can comfortably seat six people. She is powered by a 450 HP Cummins engine and features a 6’ sight casting tower, as well as GPS, a fishfinder, and the standard safety gear. Onboard you will find all the gear and tackle required, as well as planer boards, and a radio with bluetooth capability.

Fishing the Chesapeake Bay is a thrilling experience, and Captain Coleson will make sure you enjoy it thoroughly. He can take you sight casting, trolling, bottom fishing, chum fishing, or shark fishing, all depending on what you want to target. You can catch Croaker, Cobia, Stripers, Spot, Mullet, Sharks, Red Drum, Bluefish, Spanish Mackerel, and more.

When you’re coming onboard, you should bring your own food, snacks, and beverages. There is some water onboard in case of an emergency. Make sure to pack sunscreen, a cap, and sunglasses. You’ll definitely want to bring a camera along to get a nice shot of your catch. Captain Coleson will supply all the gear, and can provide catch cleaning, included in the price. Please remember that 20% gratuity for the first mate is mandatory. 

Having fun and your safety are Captain Coleson’s top priorities. For him, fishing is all about creating memories of a lifetime for you and your family.

Be ready to have an unforgettable time on the waters of the Chesapeake Bay with Captain Coleson aboard the ‘Big Deal’!

Big Deal Sportfishing takes you out around the Chesapeake Bay for a wide range of fishing species to target. Captain Coleson will welcome you aboard the ‘Big Deal’, a historic Chesapeake Bay charter fishing boat.

In addition to her rustic


Select date to see available trips and rates:

Trip Date:
Days:
Persons:
  • 10 Hour Trip - Shark Fishing
    10 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1050 private charter
  • Full Day Trip - Shark Fishing
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 900 private charter
  • 10 Hour Trip - Trolling
    10 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 875 private charter
  • 10 Hour Trip - Sight Casting
    10 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 850 private charter
  • 10 Hour Trip - Chumming - Summer
    10 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 800 private charter
  • 10 Hour Trip - Chumming - Autumn
    10 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 800 private charter
  • Full Day Trip - Trolling
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 750 private charter
  • Full Day Trip - Sight Casting
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 700 private charter
  • Full Day Trip - Chumming - Autumn
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 700 private charter
  • Full Day Trip - Chumming - Summer
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 700 private charter
  • US$ 700 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip - Bottom Fishing
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 625 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip - Chumming - Summer
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 575 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip - Chumming - Autumn
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 575 private charter
  • US$ 550 private charter
  • US$ 550 private charter

About this listing

Boat Specs

Chesapeake Bay Deadrise (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1986, and restored in 2016. Powered by a 450HP Cummins C-series Diesel engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 14 knots.

Length
46 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Bass (Striped)
 
Bluefish

 
Cobia
 
Flounder

 
Redfish
 
Spanish Mackerel

 
Tautog
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Sleeping cot
Flybridge
Sight-casting tower
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Radio with Bluetooth capability
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Planer boards
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Cooler
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Sleeping cot
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 14 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
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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, American Express.

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3.5% fee.

About the Captain

Coleson Pokorny
Gloucester Point, Virginia, United States
Member since May 2016
Captain Coleson takes you fishing around the waters of Chesapeake Bay. He knows a lot about these fisheries and will help make your day on the water memorable. His mission is to give you an enjoyable fishing trip no matter how experienced you are. You will get a positive and relaxing day on the water and learn how to get some nice fish.