Captain
Robert Lehnert

Member since February 2017 Southold, United States
Background
North Fork Adventures, fully licensed and insured is owned and operated by U.S.C.G. Captain Rob Lehnert. Capt. Rob holds a US Coast Guard 50 ton Masters License, has been fishing waters of the east end of Long Island since childhood. During that time, he fished his own boat, but also fished with 48 Viking all throughout the Northeast Canyons, South Florida, and the Bahamas. After that he landed a spot on a 74 Viking which fished the northeast Canyons, and the North Carolina coast, with both rod & reel, and spearfishing extensively offshore. All the while, he fished with a love and passion for our local waters and the fish that inhabit them from Late April, through the summer, to the storied Fall Run in October, Capt Rob is well versed in catching the targeted species.
Techniques
Light Tackle, Jigging, Bottom Fishing

Hey, I'm Captain Robert Lehnert

Southold, United States
Background
North Fork Adventures, fully licensed and insured is owned and operated by U.S.C.G. Captain Rob Lehnert. Capt. Rob holds a US Coast Guard 50 ton Masters License, has been fishing waters of the east end of Long Island since childhood. During that time, he fished his own boat, but also fished with 48 Viking all throughout the Northeast Canyons, South Florida, and the Bahamas. After that he landed a spot on a 74 Viking which fished the northeast Canyons, and the North Carolina coast, with both rod & reel, and spearfishing extensively offshore. All the while, he fished with a love and passion for our local waters and the fish that inhabit them from Late April, through the summer, to the storied Fall Run in October, Capt Rob is well versed in catching the targeted species.
Techniques
Light Tackle, Jigging, Bottom Fishing

My Charter Listing

North Fork Adventures Charters

3 reviews
Southold
trips from $600

Fishing Reports

McGuire Charter

July 08, 2019

Had the McGuire boys from California out today for some Peconic Bay Fishing. Even with a slow bite, the boys put together a nice catch of Porgy, Weakfish, and Sandsharks. The weather was a perfect ten, and a great… Read Full Report →


Sunrise Stripers

June 17, 2019

After three days of full on wind, I awoke this morning to calm seas. I headed out in the Pro Skiff to look for stripers. Hitting the usual spots, I managed a few hits, then connected on a nice… Read Full Report →


Back Creek Stripers

May 18, 2019

Took the skiff out this morning with Josh Kelinson to chase striped bass in the creeks. We found a calm spot with warmer water, and started casting Rapala Skitter Raps - we had hits almost instantly. Most were small… Read Full Report →


Birthday Fluke

May 11, 2019

Yesterday I took out Chris Showalter for his birthday on a fluke trip. We had some wind against tide conditions, but after a steady grind through the sea robins, Chris brought in a nice keeper fluke. We had a… Read Full Report →


Sea Bass Limit

July 10, 2018

Took the crew of the "Knot Debaitable" out to Montauk yesterday for a mixed bag trip. We started fluking on the south side in some pretty decent swells. The fluke weren't that cooperative, but the sea bass didn't disappoint.… Read Full Report →


After Work Weakfish

July 28, 2017

Ran out for a quick after work trip to the weakfish grounds. We hit them almost immediately. Lots of shorts, and also legal fish. Wendy caught & kept this nice 5 lb weakfish. Read Full Report →


Daytime Striped Bass

July 18, 2017

Did an away charter on the "Knot Debaitable" to check out the daytime striped bass bite. Had a clear day, and we went to catch the outgoing tide. After a few drifts using live eels, the owner John hooked… Read Full Report →


Kids Camp

July 12, 2017

July 12, 2017: Kids Camp - Had a successful morning running kids fishing camp for Peconic Watersports. Lots of porgies, and a few keepers for the table. The boys had a great time. Read Full Report →


Holiday Mixed Bag

July 03, 2017

Took out Scott Acito and his friends for a morning inshore trip. We were into the porgies immediately. Had to cull through a lot of shorts to get a decent amount of keeper fish. Made a few moves, and… Read Full Report →


Seabass & Weakfish

June 28, 2017

Took out Dom Marino, Jimmy Fisher & Luke Fisher for a fluke trip to Gardiners Island. The weather didn't cooperate, as the winds didn't subside as per the forcast. We caught multiple short fluke, and some nice seabass out… Read Full Report →


Peconic Bay Mixed Bag

June 25, 2017

Had a family out today for a morning trip in the Peconics. We stayed local, and found some nice fish. We caught porgies, seabass, and two large weakfish - all fish released unharmed. Had all this great fishing without… Read Full Report →


Kids Day Off

June 08, 2017

Took out my brother Bill Lehnert, my nephew Everett Lehnert, and Charlie Koester. The kids had a great day off from school ! We headed to Plum Gut for some striper fishing. We were into fish on the first… Read Full Report →


20 Minute Striped Bass Limit

June 02, 2017

Had a great trip today. Ran to Plum Gut for some stripers, and had our limit of 3 fish in just 4 drifts. Headed back inside to fluke fish after 20 minutes of fishing. Fluking was a bit tougher,… Read Full Report →


Fluking

June 01, 2017

After a rainy week, and some mechanical difficulties we made it back out fishing. We hit the fluke grounds in the local North Fork waters. It was a steady pick of fish. Plenty of short fluke, sea robins, and… Read Full Report →


Great Fluke Fishing

May 19, 2017

Another great day fluking. Fished in local North Fork waters again, and we hit more nice fluke. Had a number of shorts, bluefish, and a nice Black Sea Bass which was promptly released. Wendy got this nice 23" keeper… Read Full Report →


Fluke Season Opener

May 18, 2017

Went out fluking today. Had a good bite in the morning on the outgoing tide. Caught two nice keepers, a few shorts, and a bluefish. When the tide switched, we had wind against tide conditions and the bite shut… Read Full Report →


Bluefish & Porgys

May 11, 2017

Had good weather, so we went out to hit the grounds and see what was around after all this foul weather. Found some huge bunker schools - worked them for some large (10 lbs + ) bluefish. Had jumbo… Read Full Report →


First Porgy Trip

May 04, 2017

Had the first good day this week, so we hit the porgy grounds for the first trip of the season. Nice day, but wind against tide conditions. We put together a nice catch of large 3 lb porgies. Give… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

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4.78
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Jill M.
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VERIFIED   July 9, 2019
My son & husband went out & had a great time. Robert shared his knowledge not only on fishing, but also the surrounding...
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Jeff M.
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VERIFIED   July 23, 2019
We had a great time! I and my wife caught 3dozen fish between the 2 of us! Captain Rob was great!
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Southold, NY
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VERIFIED   July 9, 2018
This trip was primarily for the two young boys, my great nephews. Their father and I came along to do some fishing , as well....
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