Captain
Arthur Cortes

Member since May 2016 New York City, United States
Background
Captain Cortes a Orvis endorsed guide, has been fishing in New York City for over 20 years and enjoys taking people fishing. After receiving his U.S Coast Guard certified captains licenses he started Cortes Outfitters to take and show clients where the fish bite. Captain Cortes will try his best to to make your trip a successful one, as he is happiest when fish are in the boat.
Techniques
I primarily do spin fishing and fly fishing

Hey, I'm Captain Arthur Cortes

New York City, United States
Background
Captain Cortes a Orvis endorsed guide, has been fishing in New York City for over 20 years and enjoys taking people fishing. After receiving his U.S Coast Guard certified captains licenses he started Cortes Outfitters to take and show clients where the fish bite. Captain Cortes will try his best to to make your trip a successful one, as he is happiest when fish are in the boat.
Techniques
I primarily do spin fishing and fly fishing

My Charter Listings

Excellent
5.0 / 5
(24 reviews)
New York City
Trips from US $300
Just added to our fleet
New York City
Trips from US $600

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 24 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (40)
Great Guide and Fishing
Great Guide and Fishing
6 hours trip
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
87%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
100%
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Ryan J.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great Guide and Fishing

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip on May 24, 2024
Arthur did an excellent job on all fronts. Caught a ton of fish. I’ve used a number of guides through Fishing Broker, all...
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Santos I.
Brooklyn, New York
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 hour trip with Arthur

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on September 3, 2023
We had a blast with Arthur the first time so we booked another trip a few days later!  We caught a number of fish and definitely...
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Dorian A.
Hawthorne, NJ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on August 18, 2023
What a great experience!  Weather did not cooperate in the morning but we still managed to have a great day! He gave us extra...
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Brian F.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Would Recommend

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on October 17, 2023
Arthur was a fantastic guide and I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a guide in the NYC area. He is very knowledgeable...
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Tommy N.
South Hempstead, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 hours trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on September 15, 2023
It was an excellent fishing trip with a super friendly guide Arthur. Althought we had a strong windy day, the captain...
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