When you are traveling to New York and need things to do in NYC, there is no shortage of sightseeing, museums, theaters, and restaurants to keep you busy on your trip. But New York is also known for its incredible fishing, and a saltwater fishing trip around New York Harbor, the New Jersey coast, Rockaway Beach, and Jamaica Bay is a fantastic way to experience the city.
Marilyn Jean Fishing runs regular fishing trips around New York with options to suit every angler. We offer a unique activity for NYC visitors to hook a trophy fish, enjoy the NYC skyline and scenery, and escape from the bustle of the city. See our schedule and book your ticket on the online calendar, or contact us with any questions.
Why Experience NYC throughÂ GroupÂ Fishing Trips
Our fishing trips are open to the public, and you will be fishing alongside professional anglers and first timers, other NYC visitors and locals. Whether you are a seasoned fisherman looking to try out fishing around NYC or want to try a new activity, you will have a fantastic experience. We welcome families aboard as well.
The cost of your ticket includes your rod, reel, and bait, so there is no need to bring your own equipment along. Each boat in our fleet also has the latest amenities and is kept clean and comfortable throughout the journey.
Depending on the time of year, you can build your party fishing boat experience based on your schedule and the fish you want to catch. We offer full day, half day, and evening trips to catch both impressive trophy fish and some of the regionâ€™s most delicious fish, including:
With this many options available, we are able to offer public fishing trips all year long, giving you options whenever you are visiting the city.
We also have the opportunity to book a private charter boat for fishing trips, sightseeing trips, or events. This is a one-of-a-kind way to experience NYC and customize your own trip.
About Marilyn Jean â€“ NYCâ€™s Best Fishing Trip
When you are visiting NYC for any length of time, planning a memorable trip is likely one of your top priorities. This is why we recommend visitors to New York consider a fishing trip with Marilyn Jean Fishing. Our goal is always to provide a special experience for everyone aboard with excellent service and a top of the line fleet.
Because we are a licensed party boat in NYC, you also will not need to arrange your own fishing registration to catch the saltwater fish you will hook on your trip. Instead, we make it easy to simply arrive at the dock on the day of your trip and enjoy:
- Comfortable Trip â€“ If it has been a while since you were last on the water, you might not have your sea legs. Our boats have twin diesel engines that let us travel smoothly, even if the water gets choppy, so you will feel more comfortable throughout your journey.
- Friendly Crew â€“ From advice on hooking your first fish to friendly conversation, as well as complimentary fish cleaning for anything you catch, our crew is dedicated to making sure you and your group have a great experience.
- Affordable Rates â€“ A fishing excursion on the Marilyn Jean enables you to experience professional fishing at an affordable cost. With an all-inclusive ticket, we offer an affordable activity in NYC.
Our 70-foot party boat and the rest of our fleet leaves from Sheepshead Bay, a historic port in Brooklyn. Not only is this area known for its deepwater fishing, but it is also a convenient trip from JFK airport and other popular NYC destinations so you can easily fit a half day or full day fishing trip into your travels.
Booking online guarantees your spot on an NYC fishing excursion, although we may have tickets available for walk ups if you need a last minute activity idea. Purchase your tickets in the online calendarÂ or contact us for information about private charters.