November Rain Charters

352 West Lake Drive
Montauk NY, United States

Fishing out of Montauk, New York, November Rain Charters offer inshore and offshore fishing trips in Block Island Sound and beyond. With a large boat that comfortably accommodates up to 20 anglers, they provide memorable trips for small and large groups alike.

The November Rain is a 43 ft Lowell boat that was fully restored in 2014. Powered by an 800 HP engine, it reaches the fishing spots with plenty of time to spare for you to wet your lines and hone your skills. The boat is equipped superior fishfinding and navigational electronics by Simrad and Northstar, and it features a head (marine toilet) as well as a covered cabin and large deck area.

Both beginners and experienced anglers are welcome aboard the November Rain, and everyone on board will be supplied with quality fishing equipment by Penn to give them the best chance of landing their dream fish. Whether you want to fish inshore for Striped Bass, Fluke, and Sea Bass, or to travel offshore for big game such as Tuna and Sharks, the experienced crew will do all they can to help you reel in a big one.

All trips include the use of the finest tackle, bait, ice, fish cleaning services, and a courteous and fun crew.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Extended Day
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    16 hours trip, starts at 2:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 20 May - 20 Nov
    US$ 2500
    up to 6 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    This is an offshore trip.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Shark & Tuna
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 5 Jun - 15 Oct
    US$ 1500
    up to 6 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    Fish for Shark and Tuna within 30 miles offshore.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    9 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 20 May - 20 Nov
    US$ 1150
    up to 6 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    Target fish are seasonal - April to May is the season for Winter Flounder; from May you can fish for Fluke (Summer Flounder), Bluefish, and Striped Bass; from July fish for Black Sea Bass and Porgy (Scup); and fish for Blackfish from October-December.
  • Private trip
    Night Trip - Eeling
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Jun - 31 Oct
    US$ 750
    up to 6 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    Fishing for eels inshore.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Inshore (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 20 May - 20 Nov
    US$ 675
    up to 6 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    Target fish are seasonal - April to May is the season for Winter Flounder; from May you can fish for Fluke (Summer Flounder), Bluefish, and Striped Bass; from July fish for Black Sea Bass and Porgy (Scup); and fish for Blackfish from October-December.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Inshore (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip available 20 May - 20 Nov
    US$ 675
    up to 6 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    Target fish are seasonal - April to May is the season for Winter Flounder; from May you can fish for Fluke (Summer Flounder), Bluefish, and Striped Bass; from July fish for Black Sea Bass and Porgy (Scup); and fish for Blackfish from October-December.
  • Private trip
    Twilight Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip available 10 Jun - 15 Sep
    US$ 625
    up to 6 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    Fish beneath the setting sun to escape the heat and catch the evening bite. Target fish are seasonal - April to May is the season for Winter Flounder; from May you can fish for Fluke (Summer Flounder), Bluefish, and Striped Bass; from July fish for Black Sea Bass and Porgy (Scup); and fish for Blackfish from October-December.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped)
Flounder
Seabass (Black)
Shark (Blue)

Shark (Mako)
Shark (Thresher)
Tuna (Albacore)
Tuna (Bluefin)

Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Lowell (Downeast) originally built in 2005, and restored in 2014. Powered by a 800HP Caterpillar engine.

Length
43 ft
Capacity
20 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License Included

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.
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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

About the Captain

Steve & Jill Ruiz
Montauk, New York, United States
Member since June 2016
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Steve and Jill have been fishing Montauk for 25 years, first starting out a 28' BHM charter boat (the first November Rain). After that they graduated to a 35' Young Brothers and now have a custom built 43' Lowell, a multi-passenger vessel on which we can comfortably carry up to 20 people.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.86
out of 5 stars from 17 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
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100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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Cheryl Hite
Islip, NY
 5.00
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Half day pm trip

VERIFIED   August 26, 2018
Had a fantastic fishing day on the November Rain. We were 3 adults and 2 boys ages 9 and 7. Have been on many charters out...
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Ronnie Ann Herman
New York, NY
 5.00
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Full day shark fishing with captain steve

VERIFIED   August 14, 2018
This trip was amazing! We can’t say enough good words about Steve and Gil- they were knowledgeable, helpful, friendly and...
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Dean Campbell
Brooklyn, NY
 5.00
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Best Fishing Ever

VERIFIED   August 3, 2018
Capt Steve and first mate Gil were the best.  They went above and beyond to make sure we got our fish. They also were...
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Joe Whalen
Freeland, PA
 5.00
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Half Day Trip with Captain Steve & Gill

VERIFIED   August 24, 2018
We highly recommend November Rain’s Captain Steve! He got us right on the fish and we knocked em’ dead all morning....
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James Parisi
East Hampton, NY
 3.67
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Half day but was washed out

VERIFIED   NEW  September 28, 2018
I don’t normally write reviews but I will in this instance. The forecast was iffy at best, but we took a chance and it turned...
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Fishing Reports

Bass & Bass!

September 29, 2018

Steve and the boys loaded up with a limit of striped bass before adding a couple dozen sea bass to the mix. Read Full Report →


Great striped bass fishing!

September 22, 2018

Doesn't get any better than fall striped bass fishing in Montauk. Read Full Report →