Charter Operator
John Wilkinson

Member since May 2014 Brigantine, United States
Background
"I started as a captain in 1972 and I love having novice customers catch their first big fish. My favorite fish is Striped Bass." Captain John Wilkinson has a 100 ton United States Coast Guard master's license. He's been fishing the local waters since '68 – he can put you on the hottest bite around!

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Brigantine, United States
Background
"I started as a captain in 1972 and I love having novice customers catch their first big fish. My favorite fish is Striped Bass." Captain John Wilkinson has a 100 ton United States Coast Guard master's license. He's been fishing the local waters since '68 – he can put you on the hottest bite around!

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Babu Sport Fishing Charters, Inc.

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(74 reviews)
Brigantine
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Babu Sport Fishing Charters - 19’

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(13 reviews)
Brigantine

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 87 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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August fishing trip
Fishing with John
Fishing with John
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
87%
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Kimberly O.
Lincoln Park, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

8hr off-shore trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Offshore on June 6, 2022
Our trip was amazing! John and Tim were excellent. Both were very nice, knowledgeable, and knew exactly where the fish were....
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Edward R.
Mechanicville, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Best part of our vacation

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip - Bay (PM) on June 24, 2022
Very professional and knowledgeable crew. Put us on the fish all day . You could say they were jumping into the boat. I highly...
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SCOTT F.
Gloucester Township, NJ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

July fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Bay on July 29, 2022
Was a great trip caught over 40 fish in 4 hrs very nice captain and mate will be going back in the future
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Bryan Y.
Red Bank, New Jersey
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half day trip with Capt. Tim

VERIFIED   Trip for Bryan on August 26, 2022
Had a great day with Capt. Tim and BABU for my dad’s birthday.  Capt. Tim was really great with my two daughters (6 & 8)...
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James G.
Avalon, New Jersey
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Ocean/Striper on August 4, 2022
Knowledgeable captain, put us on the fish
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