Hello Viking Fishermen,
We have some special exciting news and updates for the next couple of weeks!!!
IN OFFSHORE NEWS...
Tilefishing has been spectacular this year so far. We have room available on the May 14th 2 Day Deepwater Extended Trip. This trip departs from Montauk Monday, May 14 at 7pm and returns Thursday, May 17 at 3am. The price for this trip is $425 and is STRICTLY LIMITED to 22 passengers on the Viking Star.
Also, a few spots have opened up for Dave Duffy's Deepwater Charter. This trip departs from Montauk Thursday, May 17 at 11am and returns Sunday, May 20 at 8pm. This trip is also STRICTLY LIMITED to 20 passengers on the Viking Star and the fare is $700. THIS TRIP HAS PROVEN TO BE ONE YOU DONT WANT TO MISS!!
IN NEW BEDFORD, MA PORGY NEWS...
Porgy fishing so far has been EXCELLENT, with loads of Jumbo Porgies filling buckets and coolers everyday. May 11th, the limit for Porgies (scup) goes up to 45 fish per man! Also on May 11th, Black Sea Bass season opens up to 10 fish per man! Sea Bass fishing has also been RED HOT, but we have been throwing them all back. This Friday, May 11 everything opens and the 144 foot Viking Starship is sailing everyday at 5am. The fare is $85 for adults and $45 for children and includes bait and parking! Rod rentals and tackle are available for purchase onboard.
MONTAUK WEEKEND SCHEDULE...
Capt. Ant is ready for another weekend of fishing in Montauk! We will be sailing for Fluke on Saturday and Sunday from 8am-12pm and 1pm-5pm. These trips will run on the Viking Stariper and the fare is $50 for adults and $25 for kids. Rods, reels, tackle and bait are included in the fare!
We will also be running for Night Striped Bass on Saturday night. This trip departs from Montauk at 6pm and returns at 12 midnight. This trip will run on the Viking Stariper and is strictly limited to 14 passengers. The fare is $85 and includes LIVE EELS. Rod rentals and tackle are available onboard. Jigs will be available as well, but if you have your own, DONT FORGET THEM, as the jig bite has been very good before sundown!
Our office is open and taking reservations for ALL trips and can be reached at (631) 668-5700. You can also book online at www.vikingfleet.com.
We look forward to seeing you onboard!
Viking Fleet Captains and Crew