SCHEDULE UPDATE! Unfortunately the 2 Day Deep Water Challenge for tomorrow Fri March 13th has been CANCELLED. We will be sailing this weekend for the Special Cod/Pollack Wreck Trip on Saturday March 14th ONLY! We will not be sailing on Sunday March 15th. Please call our office at 631-668-5700 or go online to make your reservations! Special Cod/Pollack Wreck Trip Captain Steven Sr reports a slow day aboard the Viking Starship. Despite the signs of lots of life, the water temperature was very cold. We had a few shorts, a few keepers and a few ling. We will be pushing further west looking for the warmer water. The weather looks great for this Saturday March 14th and we will sailing at 3am. Please call our office at 631-668-5700 or go to our website at www.vikingfleet.com and make your reservations. Reservations…
ATTENTION ANGLERS – REGARDING LOCAL COD ON SUNDAY AT 3AM. PLEASE CHECK IN AT 2AM AND WE WILL LEAVE AT 3AM. EVEN THOUGH THE CLOCK SPRINGS FORWARD! LATEST SCHEDULE UPDATES!! Tomorrow’s weather is looking good! We are definitely sailing and still have space available for Local Cod, Sunday March 8th at 3am.The fare is $125. Give us a call at 631-668-5700 or book online www.vikingfleet.com We also have some space available for Friday March 13th’s – 2 Day Deep Water Challenge. Departing at 7pm Friday and returning Sunday March 15th at 10pm. The fare is $450.
Captain Dave reports a good day of porgy fishing we anchored up and caught some nice porgies and then we ran along the beach and picked up some more on the ride home we also caught a few keeper fluke in the mix. The Pool winner was Mrs Mary Brown from Montauk, NY with a 3lb Porgy
Captain Dave reports a better day of porgy fishing today aboard the Viking Starship. We tried something new and it seemed to have worked! We found some really nice sized porgies, as well as some trigger fish, and bunch of nice cocktail blues and a handful of fluke. It was really a pleasant day of fishing. Today’s pool winner was Paul Timoney of the Bronx, NY with a JUMBO 4.7lb porgy!
Captain Dave reports a tough day of fishing today. It was a fast drift with a delicate bite due to the full moon. We had some porgies along with some fluke and sea bass (all released unharmed). Today’s first place pool winner was Wieliki Rycharw of NY with a 3.5lb porgy and in second place was Spiro Boukas of Manhasset with a 5lb fluke.
Captain Dave reports another tricky day of fishing on the local porgy grounds today. Again, the best bite was in the strong tide, where we found some really nice porgies along with a bunch of fluke- we had about 10 keeper fluke. Today’s pool winner was Danny Ko of Brooklyn, NY with a 4lb porgy.
Captain Dave reports a picky day of fishing on the Viking Starship. When the conditions were right with the heavy tide, the catch was the best. We had nice size porgies, one striped bass, and some sea bass (released, unharmed). Today’s pool winner was Keith Watson of Freeport, NY with a 4lb porgy.