Captain
Sonny Insley

Member since January 2017 Poquoson, United States
Background
Captain Sonny Insley has over 50 years of experience on the water. His passion began at an early age of 6, when his father, a professional fisherman, took him fishing. An avid angler, Sonny grew up on the boat. He wanted to start his own charter company and in 2009 attended the Chesapeake Marine Training Institute to get the Coast Guard License. For Captain Sonny, the charters are not only about catching big fish. He enjoys the beauty and peace of being on the water.
Techniques
Specialize in in shore fishing and bottom fishing trips for Speckled Trout, Croaker, Red Fish and more!

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Poquoson, United States
Background
Captain Sonny Insley has over 50 years of experience on the water. His passion began at an early age of 6, when his father, a professional fisherman, took him fishing. An avid angler, Sonny grew up on the boat. He wanted to start his own charter company and in 2009 attended the Chesapeake Marine Training Institute to get the Coast Guard License. For Captain Sonny, the charters are not only about catching big fish. He enjoys the beauty and peace of being on the water.
Techniques
Specialize in in shore fishing and bottom fishing trips for Speckled Trout, Croaker, Red Fish and more!
Anglers Choice
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My Charter Listing

Marshland Expeditions

4.8 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (61)
Poquoson
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4.8
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Half Day Trip with Captain Sonny
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I caught a shark Pawpaw!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
86%
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Michael G.
Manquin, VA
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Really enjoyable trip!

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (AM) – Bottom Fishing on July 10, 2021
We chartered this trip primarily to take our 8 year old grandson fishing while he’s visiting from out of state. Captain Sonny...
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Robert S.
Harwick, PA
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Best fishing trip ever!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) – Bottom Fishing on June 9, 2021
I can’t say enough great things about Captain Sonny and the experience he gives to his clients! He’s not just a great and...
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Kristin H.
Washington, District Of Columbia
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Father's Day Weekend with Sonny

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) – Bottom Fishing on June 19, 2021
I booked a trip for my dad and I for this Father’s Day weekend and we had such a great time. Sonny is so personalable, knowledgeable,...
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Laura D.
Roanoke, VA
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VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (AM) – Bottom Fishing on July 15, 2021
My 14-year-old son was anxiously awaiting this fishing trip, and Captain Sonny did not disappoint! Friendly, knowledgeable,...
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Robert K.
Chesapeake, VA
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Morning Trip With Cap Sonny

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (AM) – Bottom Fishing on June 30, 2021
Had a great time with Captain Sonny of Marshland Expeditions. Sonny did a great job putting us on fish. We had horrible wind...
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