General Information
Cape May Sport Fishing

All the information one would need to have
a great day out fishing

Learn more about deep sea fishing

General Information:

  • Bag and size limits will be enforced
  • All Billfish release (photo's will be taken to capture the catch)
  • Heavy consumption of alcoholic beverages strictly prohibited
  • Use or carrying illegal drugs onboard is strictly prohibited
  • Clients request for an early return are subject to full fare
  • All fish caught during the trip willremain the sole property of you the charter.
  • Departure times are most important to the success of the trip�Please be prompt
  • Please wear soft sole shoes..No black sole
  • Bring sunscreen, sunglasses, jacket, camera, food and drink (no glass containers)
  • All tackle, bait & ice is provided
  • Customary to tip the mate 15% to 20%
  • Fuel surcharges may apply if fuel costs exceeds $4.00 a gallon
**Payment terms�to book a date a deposit of 50% or a max of $700 must be received in advance. Personal checks are accepted for deposit only�full payment due before departure. Cash, Visa/Mastercard, accepted as final payment.

**Deposits are refundable under the following: 30 day advance cancellation required for full refund�14 day advance required for 50% refund. As safety is our number one priority, in the event the Captain cancels the trip due to weather you may choose an alternate date or a full refund of your deposit.

Best time to catch Marlin, tuna, shark and stripers in New Jersey
Marlin fishing in Cape May

Learn the best times to set sail and
have the catch of the day

Learn more about catching marlin, tuna, shark and stripers in Cape May

Inshore
Drumfish......May - June
Stripers.......April - May, October - November
Bay Fishing..(Flounder,weakfish,bluefish)...May - October

Offshore
Wreck Fishing...(Seabass, tautog, cod)...April - November
Bluefish, Sharks....April - November
Mako Shark...May - July
Dolphin (Mahi-Mahi)....June - October
Wahoo....July - September
Swordfish...July - November
White Marlin....July - September
Blue Marlin...July - September
Bluefin Tuna...June - October
Yellowfin & Bigeye Tuna...June - October
Longfin Tuna...August - October
Tile Fish...June - October
Offshore Overnight Trips
(Tuna,Dolphin,Swordfish and Marlin) August - October
Offshore Overnight Trips
(Trophy Mako,Tuna,Swordfish,Dolphin and Marlin) Late May - July

Book a fishing trip in Cape May
Deep sea fishing in Cape May

Ready to book you experience on the Island Girl

Plan a deep sea fishing trip for friends
Weather forecast for Cape May New Jersey

Cape May Fishing Weather ForecastClick the link below to learn about current and future weather conditions...Learn more »


Couldn't of asked for a better group; captain and first mate, the whole experience was just amazing. I'm definately hooked.
- Kimberly K.

Welcome to Island Girl Charters

Welcome aboard The Island Girl for an adventure that allows us to share our passion and many years of fishing experience with you.

Whether you're looking for a day on the Delaware, fish our many wrecks, catch a mako shark, tuna or marlin in the Canyon we strive to provide you a safe fun-filled experience that you will talk about for a lifetime.

Read More »