Priority Fishing Charters

33 State Street
Narragansett RI, United States

Priority Fishing Charters invites you to experience world class Striped Bass and offshore fishing from Southern New England’s Rhode Island. This is the closest port to the best fishing grounds the East Coast has to offer. Avoid the Montauk and Cape Cod traffic, check out Point Judith on Rhode Island.

You will fish with an experienced Captain and crew who will provide you with a safe and productive day on the water. Captain Rick started fishing when he was just 10 years old, operating his 12-foot wooden skiff around Narragansett Bay and targeting shellfish and winter Flounder.

Their 36 foot Harris Downeast boat, originally built in 1977, and restored in 2013 is powered by a 430 HP Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 16 knots. The boat is safe and sturdy on the chop and will take you to the best fishing spots with ease. It contains the necessary electronic and safety equipment such as life jackets, a fishfinder and a host of other features.

Priority Fishing Charters will take you fishing for Striped Bass which is a prized catch due to its good game and food qualities. You can also catch Bluefish, Fluke, Black Seabass, Sharks, and if you venture further still you will have a chance to target Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Bonito, and Cod.

You will have all the fishing gear included in the form of rods, reels, tackle, bait and even a first mate to help you with your catch. The mate will also clean and fillet your fish so make sure you tip them as they work for gratuities.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 May - 15 Dec
    US$ 1200
    up to 6 persons
    Experience Big Game fishing at its best catching Sharks, Tuna, and Mahi Mahi. This is an all day trip so bring protective clothing.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 May - 15 Dec
    US$ 800
    up to 6 persons
    This is the most popular trip offered with fishing off of Block Island and more for Fluke, Striped Bass, Bluefish, Sharks and more.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 May - 15 Dec
    US$ 625
    up to 6 persons
    This trip offers a chance to enjoy world class fishing off of Rhode Island. You will target Striped Bass, Blues, Black Seabass, Fluke and more.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped)

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Seabass (Black)
Shark (Mako)

Tuna (Bluefin)

Boat Specs

Harris (Downeast) originally built in 1977, and restored in 2013. Powered by a 430HP Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 16 knots.

36 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Kite Fishing


Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 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
Disabled Accessible


Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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:
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2.5% fee.

About the Captain

Rick Bellavance
Narragansett, Rhode Island, United States
Member since February 2017
Captain Rick was born and raised in Rhode Island where he started fishing as a 10-year-old boy on his 12-foor wooden skiff. He fished around Narragansett Bay targeting winter Flounder and shellfish, and has since then become a U.S.C.G. 100 ton Masters Licensed Captain. He presides the Rhode Island Party and Charter Boat Association and in 2016 he was appointed to represent RI on the New England Fisheries Management Council. Rick is also a Battalion Chief on the Warwick Fire Department, and a PADI certified Dive Instructor.
Response time: 2 hours
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

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Captain Rick and Eric made sure we had a great time. We all caught fish from the time we dropped line until it was time to head back in. Thanks for making my bachelor party a great one guys! We will definitely be booking with you again.

Fished July 2, 2017
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