Captain
Vinnie Calabro

Member since December 2017 New York City, United States
Background
For Captain Vinnie, nothing beats taking anglers out for an enjoyable day on the water. He has been fishing the local waters for over 40 years and knows the fishery inside out. He is happy to cater to both beginners and experts alike and will be of great help if this is your first time fishing in New York.

Hey, I'm Captain Vinnie Calabro

New York City, United States
Background
For Captain Vinnie, nothing beats taking anglers out for an enjoyable day on the water. He has been fishing the local waters for over 40 years and knows the fishery inside out. He is happy to cater to both beginners and experts alike and will be of great help if this is your first time fishing in New York.

My Charter Listings

Karen Ann Charters

4.8 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (51)
New York City
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trips from $750

Karen Ann Charters – 32' Contender

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (30)
New York City
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trips from $700

Karen Ann Charters – 21' Maritime Skiff

4.8 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (28)
New York City
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trips from $125

Karen Ann Charters – 21' Maritime Skiff FL

5.0 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (2)
Stuart
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trips from $125

Karen Ann Charters – 25' Parker FL

5.0 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (1)
Stuart
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trips from $150

Karen Ann Charters – 25'

4.7 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (20)
New York City
trips from $125

Karen Ann Charters

New York City
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Customer Reviews

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4.8
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out of 5 stars from 143 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
88%
Appropriate for children
82%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
96%
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Karlsen T.
New York, NY
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Best Charter in New York

VERIFIED   Shared Trip (AM) on November 27, 2021
As an experienced angler, I prefer to use artificial lures and light tackle to catch fish. Big party boats and live bait don’t...
Karlsen T. recommends Karen Ann Charters – 21' Maritime Skiff
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Dustin F.
Chicago, IL
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Half day trip w/ Captain Vinnie and first mate Miles

VERIFIED   Shared Trip (AM) on November 5, 2021
I had never fished the Atlantic this far north so it was a completely new experience. This was not a problem at all. Captain...
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Michael T.
St. Simons Island, GA
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December fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Singles on December 31, 2021
Great day on the water with captain Vinnie and Niles.  Excellent boatmanship, local knowledge, and worked hard to put us on...
Michael T. recommends Karen Ann Charters – 21' Maritime Skiff FL
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Mauricio C.
Brooklyn, New York
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Snaggin bunker

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) on June 13, 2021
3/4 day out in the bay chasing schools of bunker. The bite was very steady early in the morning and once I grasp the...
Mauricio C. recommends Karen Ann Charters – 32' Contender
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Robert L.
New Rochelle, New York
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Full Day Trip with Capt. Vinnie

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on June 12, 2021
Vinnie and Miles were great guides and instructors.  I took three kids on an end-of-school-year celebratory trip.  They...
Robert L. recommends Karen Ann Charters – 25'
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