Think Big Charters

Think Big Charters offers exciting sport fishing adventures on the waters out of Mystic, Connecticut. If you are looking to spend an amazing day with your friends or family – Think Big Charters is the right choice. The Captain is very familiar with the local fish species, where to find them, and how to do it.

Enjoy your fishing trip with Think Big Charters aboard a 26-ft Cape Cod Marine center console, which comes powered by a 420 HP Yanmar engine. It has a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots and provides comfortable fishing space for up to five anglers. The boat is fully equipped with top-notch navigational electronics, which include a GPS, a VHF radio, a radar, and a fish finder. An anchoring system is fitted to make sure you stay rooted to the fishing grounds, along with an ice-box to keep the catch fresh during the day, a live bait tank, and outriggers for professional fishing.

Think Big Charters specializes in catching a great variety of species. On your trip, you will get an opportunity to land Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna, Striped Bass, Black Seabass, Bluefish, Cod, Pollock, Flounder, Haddock, Scup, and even Thresher Shark and Mako Shark. And the list just keeps going!

Whether it’s fishing inshore and nearshore that you are after, or the reefs and wrecks – a trip with Think Big Charters will be an eventful one. You will be able to test yourself in light and heavy tackle, as well as bottom fishing, trolling, spinning, jigging, and kite fishing.

A trip with Think Big Charters comes inclusive with all the necessary equipment you need to make a great catch possible. You will be provided with rods, reels, tackle, lures, and live bait when needed, as well as with the fishing licenses for you and your group. Once caught, the fish will be cleaned and filleted for a ride home with you, so that you could have it for dinner later or just fill the freezer. If you want, you can bring your own snacks and drinks with you on board.

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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 15 May - 30 Nov
    up to 5 persons
    Inshore/nearshore full day trip is all about having the waters all to yourself. With all the equipment and cleaning and filleting service for whatever you want to take home provided, this package is ideal for any angler. Among your targeted species will be Striped Bass, Tuna, Bluefish, Flounder, Pollock, Haddock, Cod, and many other species.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped)

Scup (Porgy)
Seabass (Black)

Shark (Mako)
Shark (Thresher)
Tuna (Bluefin)
Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Cape Cod Marine (Center console) originally built in 2001, and restored in on. Powered by a 420HP Yanmar engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

26 ft
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Kite Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch


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:

About the Captain

Jesse Martello
Mystic, Connecticut, United States
Member since March 2017
Captain Jesse Martello is an enthusiastic angler wth over 20 years of experience on the water. He specializes in thinking big and catching big fish, such as Tuna, Sharks, Bass, and many other species. A day out with him is not only eventful, but also very informative. Jesse has a vast knowledge about everything you can find in the local waters.
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