Chubasco Charters VI – 38'

The Bahamas are home to some of the richest waters, so join Chubasco Charters to check them out for yourself! Captain Mike Russell comes from a long line of Bahamian fishermen, so he’ll take you to all the secret spots only locals know about. He’s here to make sure you have an exciting and memorable time on these turquoise waters. 

You’ll be fishing aboard Chubasco VI – a 38’ Hatteras express cruiser, featuring a Marlin tower, a toilet, and a roomy fishing cockpit. Equipped with a fighting chair as well as a standard range of marine navigation and fishing electronics, it’ll put you on the fish in no time. The vessel has room for parties of up to 6 anglers.

All the fishing equipment will be ready for you on board. The crew will be happy to clean and fillet your catch if you’d like to take it home and cook a delicious meal. There’s snorkeling equipment on board as well, so you can explore the rich underwater world of the Bahamas up close!

If you’re looking for a deep sea trip on the productive offshore grounds of Nassau, a light tackle excursion on the reef, or a beaching and snorkeling combo, Capt. Mike has you covered. There’s a variety of fish to target, so expect to run into the likes of Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Tuna, and Wahoo.

The price covers the crew, fishing tackle, and snorkeling gear, as well as bottled water and ice. For an extra charge, food and drinks can be arranged on board upon request. Make sure to bring some sunscreen, so you can enjoy your time under the hot Bahamian sun.

Join Chubasco Charters and let Capt. Mike take you on an unforgettable fishing adventure in some of the most beautiful waters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,450
    This is the trip to go on to spend a whole day exploring the offshore and reef waters of the Bahamas. You'll run into a variety of species including Mahi Mahi, Marlin, Sailfish, Tuna, and Wahoo. Capt. Mike will have all the fishing equipment you'll need ready, so just pack some food and drinks, as well as some sunscreen, and you're all set to have an amazing time in these productive fishing grounds!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $725
    Head out on the water in the early morning and explore these productive grounds in search of Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Tuna, and Wahoo. Captain Mike will prepare all the fishing equipment for you, just bring some sun protection, and come enjoy these beautiful waters!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $725
    If you want to get a few more hours of sleep, and head out on the water in the afternoon hours, this is the trip for you. You'll target species like Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Marlin, Tuna, and Wahoo. All the fishing gear will be provided for you on board, just make sure to bring some sunscreen, and you're ready for your newest adventure!
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About the Charter Operator

Captain Mike's Chubasco Charters
Nassau, Bahamas
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24 Customer Reviews
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Member since August 2014
Captain Mike Russell comes from a long line of fishermen from the Bahamas and it shows. He developed his love for the iridescent blue sea when he was a child while watching racing sailboats. He wasn't idle about it, and he became an avid sportsman, racing for the Bahamas in two Olympic games. Now he brings the same drive and passion to his fishing charter, putting his back into making sure his customers have the best experience possible. Capt. Mike is the Captain on Chubasco, the 48 ft.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Sailfish Sailfish

Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)
Tuna (Skipjack) Tuna (Skipjack)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Hatteras (Express cruiser) originally built in 1987. Powered by 2 425HP Detroit Diesel 671 engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 18 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
First Mate

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

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

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Customer Reviews

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80%
Friendly captain
80%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
80%
Satisfied with the boat
80%
Catch intended fish
80%
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VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on May 9, 2021
Great day out! It was just me and I caught 17 fish including a 20+ pound barracuda that kept breaching like a marlin and took...
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Nassau, New Providence District
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 10, 2019
While it was not a great day for fishing, no birds on the water, no weeds, hot and flat, it was a good trip none the less....
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 20, 2018
Great experience, beautiful boat and great captain and crew
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on July 26, 2015
We booked our trip on only a 1 day notice and the booking process was simple and with quick communication. The captain and...
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FAQs about Chubasco Charters VI – 38'

Chubasco Charters VI – 38' offers the following trips to customers:
  • $725 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $725 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $1,450 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Chubasco Charters VI – 38', you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Chubasco Charters VI – 38' include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Water)
  • First Mate

Chubasco Charters VI – 38' offers the following types of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Chubasco Charters VI – 38' offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Chubasco Charters VI – 38' include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Sailfish
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Skipjack)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo