Reservations are required for all fishing trips.
To reserve a fishing trip on REEL TROUBLE, call us at
We will hold your phone reservation spot for 7
days until we receive payment. Fill out
this form on your computer
and then print out the completed form.
here to access the reservation form.
- Deposit required is 50% of
the total trip cost.
- Deposit must be received
within 7 days of booking of trip.
- Balance in cash due before
the boat leaves the dock.
- All deposits are
nonrefundable unless trip is cancelled by the Captain. In this
case, every effort will be made to reschedule your trip. If the trip
cannot be rescheduled to your liking, the deposit will be refunded.
We cannot give refund due to changes in your plans.
- Tipping the Mate is
expected. The average tip for the Mate is 20%. He spends hours
working on the boat prior to your trip to assure that you have and
excellent time aboard the Reel Trouble.
Additional General Information
- Alcoholic beverages will be
limited to beer only. Please no glass bottles, hard liquor, or wine.
If a party member becomes intoxicated as determined by the Captain,
the boat will return to the dock without a refund.
- Each person will provide his
or her own food and beverage. We suggest that you bring prepared
food. Have your sandwiches made before leaving the dock.
- There is a microwave and
coffee maker on the boat for your use.
- Boating shoes or sneakers
ONLY. Please no black soled shoes.
- No firearms of any kind on
- No illegal drugs of any kind are
permitted on board (OFFENSES WILL BE REPORTED TO THE COAST GUARD).
- All billfish and non-Mako
sharks will be tagged and released.
- Dress appropriately for the
weather conditions. Don't forget sunglasses, suntan lotion, and a
hat. Also, don't forget your camera and bug spray.
- All tackle, rods/reels,
baits, and ice are included in the trip.
- Provisions for your trip
should be discussed with the Captain.
- All trips can leave/return
from Atlantic City for an additional fee of $250.
All prices published here are based on a maximum of $4.00 per gallon
of Diesel fuel.
- Should the price of Diesel
fuel go above $4.00 per gallon, the charter will be responsible for
a fuel surcharge equal to the difference between the current fuel
price and $4.00, multiplied by the number of gallons used on the
To ensure best weather opportunity, Canyon Trips are booked in a 2
or 3 day consecutive block. For example, if you want to fish on a
Saturday, we will block out Saturday/Sunday or Friday/Saturday etc.
You must be available to fish on agreed upon dates.