How to Pick the Right Fishing Boat | Saltwater Fishing

"Hi, my name is Captain Layne Wagner of Hawk One Charters I've been a captain for over 40 years

I've fished all over the world and now I'm up here in Long Island, New York You can find me online at Hawk One Charters, wwwhawkonecharterscom I'll be talking to you today about saltwater fishing

The saltwater fishing there are three basic boats that I'm gonna discuss right now One is an inshore, bay flats boat, one is an offshore, near shore fishing boat and one is a deep sea fishing boat Now these boats can be interchangeable, but they each have their specific use The inshore bay flats boat goes in shore, shallow water fishing, back bays Then there's the near off shore which goes in deeper water, it's a little larger, a little stouter a little sturdier, able to take rougher water

Then you have your deep sea boat, thirty or more feet, tuna, sail fish, sword fish, deep sea fish So that's the basic three types of boats there are "

How to Pick a Charter Fishing Trip | Saltwater Fishing

"Hi, my name is Captain Layne Wagner of Hawk One Charters I've been a captain for over 40 years

I've fished all over the world and now I'm up here in Long Island, New York You can find me online at Hawk One Charters, wwwhawkonecharterscom I'll be talking to you today about saltwater fishing

When picking a charter boat captain, here's a tip for you, coming from a charter boat captain himself, find somebody, ask them a lot of questions, your abilities, what type of fishing you like to do, how good of a fisherman are you? Are you looking for a half a day or a full day? What type of fishing you want to do? What you have to do is put in a little bit of investigation work into it Go online, use the phone book, find a bunch of charters and ask them questions If you're a beginner, do you take out beginners? Do you have equip, do you go for this kind of a fish? If you're an experience fisherman and you want to target a certain species, ask the Captains, do you target this species? They come in all different price ranges, all different types of boats Find one that you feel comfortable talking to, if he answers the questions properly for yourself, then I'm sure you're gonna find somebody that'll show you a good time on the water

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