NJ Charter Boat

Sportfishing Rates for 2020 Season

Book your private NJ saltwater fishing charter on a 2005 31′ Contender. See below for inshore and offshore species.

Please call 908-477-7537 to book your trip or if you have any questions. We are available for day and evening fishing trips on the Jersey Shore up to 4-6 passengers.

  • New Jersey Sportfishing Charter Rates 4-6 Person Maximum
  • Prices include all tackle and bait. The catch will be filleted.
  • We recommend leaving as early as possible.

There are many trips where we can fish for multiple species, stripers/fluke, stripers/inshore sharks, etc.

Call Captain Erwin for pricing

NJ Shore Charter Boat Rates For 2020*

*All prices are subject to change based on fuel prices and location of fish.


Species Rate Information
Trophy Bass Call for pricing 5-6 passengers Live bunker, 6 hours
Bottom Fish Call for pricing 7 hours, 6 passengers max
Fluke Call for pricing Fluking doormats, 6 passengers, max 9 hours
Fluke Call for pricing 7 hours, 6 passengers max
Bluefish Call for pricing CustomTrips
Cruise Call for pricing 3-hour minimum


There is a 4 man max on offshore trips.
15 – 20% tip to the mate is customary.

Species Rate Information
Tuna Call for pricing Jigging, trolling, bait
Shark Call for pricing 4 passenger maximum
Mahi Call for pricing

Rules and Regulations

What to Bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Raingear or warm clothes (based on forecast or time of year)
  • Food and Drinks (no hard liquor)
  • Boots (no hard or black soles)
  • Camera


  • Illegal drugs and hard alcohol are strictly forbidden on board. Beer is allowed in moderation.
  • Black soled shoes are not recommended.
  • What you catch is your fish, we do not keep your fish.
  • Captain Erwin reserves the right to cancel any trip due to weather or mechanical failure.
  • We require 21 days notice for cancellations or deposit will be charged otherwise.
  • You are a guest on my boat, please treat it with respect.
  • And most importantly, we are here to enjoy the day and have fun.
  • NJ striper bonus tags are not honore.
What Clients Say


I have been fishing with Captain Erwin for several years now. He gets us on the fish each time. Thank you for all the great trips we had.

John T.

Scales N Tales Fishing and his mate are top notch. Captain Erwin took the time to ensure every detail of our trip was meticulously planned out and executed to perfection.

Steven P.

Captain Erwin and the crew are awesome….great time last year..can’t wait to see him in May! I fished with other charters before, but Scales N Tales is the only boat I go on from now on. 

Joe R.

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To book your trip or if you have any questions, please call Captain Erwin at
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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