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 - 19’

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4.78
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out of 5 stars from 51 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Catch intended fish
85%
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Justin P.
Philadelphia, PA
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Half day with Captain James

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on May 16, 2021
After I booked James reached out promptly. I informed him that the trip was was for myself and my 6 year old son. Captain James...
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Laura F.
Lindenwold, NJ
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Morning fishing trip with Captain John

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip - Bay (AM) on May 27, 2021
Myself and siblings took my Dad out for a morning fishing trip with Captain John and First mate Ron. We had a great time! They...
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Paul K.
Birdsboro, PA
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6 hr trip

VERIFIED   NEW  6 Hour Trip - Striper on June 5, 2021
The experience was great. Everyone on the boat cought multiple fish, some keepers some not. Very friendly and knowledgeable....
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Michael S.
Barnegat, NJ
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Half Day Bay Fishing with Captain John

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip - Bay (AM) on September 6, 2020
Perfect day today for fishing the bay. Captain John and First Mate Ron could not have been better and put us on the fish. I...
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Lee L.
United States
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4 hour bay trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip - Bay (PM) on August 21, 2020
We had a great time on **hidden content**.  The Captain and Mate were very friendly and knowledgeable.  We all caught fish,...
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