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Who We Are

About Captain Erwin Heinrich

Captain Erwin Heinrich is a United States Coast Guard licensed Captain, and has been fishing the waters of the New York Bight area and Atlantic canyons for over 40 years.

Captain Erwin is very particular when it comes to his equipment and makes sure his tackle is always in top shape for his clients. His boat is extremely well kept and guaranteed to be clean every time you come aboard. He has experience in catching all types of popular game fish in our area including fluke, weakfish, bluefish, bottom fish and his specialty, striped bass and also loves offshore fishing for tuna and dolphin.

Captain Erwin has fished on charter boats from Puerto Rico, north to P.E.I. Canada and knows what the customers are looking for. From the inexperienced angler to the seasoned fisherman he will do what it takes to ensure an enjoyable day on the water.

The Boat

Scales N Tales is a custom 2005-31’ Contender Center Console powered by twin 2011-300hp Yamaha 4 strokes. The boat is equipped with state of the art electronics including: Furuno radar, sounder & GPS plotter; an icom vhf radio and Gladiator autopilot, along with a Sony stereo with cd and xm.

Scales N Tales has a tremendous amount of above and below deck storage to keep your belongings dry, along with coolers and fish boxes to keep your food and catch cold. This boat has 2 large live wells and outriggers for trolling. It also has 35 gallon freshwater tank, as well as saltwater wash down.

And a dry, flat deck with no step ups, so you can fish all around this boat without a problem. Most of all, the Contender hull provides for a very stable and smooth day on the water.

NJ Saltwater Species

What We are Catching

If you’re planning a saltwater fishing trip in New Jersey, you’re in luck! Here are the fish species we catch the most:

Striped Bass 83%
Tuna 70%
Fluke 47%
Winter Flounder 39%
Our Blog

Latest articles

April 25, 2015 Ryan Spangler Bass Cold Bass
Ryan and his family arrived the night before the trip. I was hoping the forecast was right as we...
April 26, 2015 Kevin Williams Bass
Coming off the best day of fishing so far this year, I was hoping for it to hold up...
April 26, 2015 Paul Milata Bass pm
All the boats had to put a hurt of the bass that were in the bay. The bite got...
To book your trip or if you have any questions, please call Captain Erwin at
908-477-7537
Offshore Deep Sea Charter Boat Fishing in New Jersey

Captain Erwin Heinrich is a United States Coast Guard licensed Captain, and has been fishing the waters of the New York Bight area and Atlantic canyons for over 40 years.

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