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Captain Whittaker 65' Fishing Boat

Captree State Park, Babylon, NY 11702
+1 631-587-7087
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Best.Boat.Ever

I brought my son's baseball team on the boat for the day for the second year in a row. It was the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
drlanzil75
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New York City, New York
Amazing day

Thanks to Captain Rick and his crew for such an incredible experience. The crew really took care of... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Markgentz
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Smithtown, New York
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Cruise Fishing on the Captain Whittaker, A Best Day of Your Summer! Fishing, Relaxing, Breathing the Ocean Air. A Special Time for All; Fisherman to Families Welcome. 65' Open to the Public Fishing Boat Sails Daily at 9am and 2pm for Fluke in the calmer waters of the Great South Bay. The 2pm trip is a shorter 3 hour cruise geared to first time fisherman and families. Give it a try, a great afternoon in the summer.
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Captree State Park, Babylon, NY 11702
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I brought my son's baseball team on the boat for the day for the second year in a row. It was the best experience. The crew went above and beyond to assist the kids. We had a wonderful time and could not be more appreciative....More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Captain Rick and his crew for such an incredible experience. The crew really took care of us and made the kids (8 and 6 years old) feel special as well. We had such a great time. Can’t wait to sail again. Thank you...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

I was looking for somewhere I could take my son and a group of his friends fishing for his birthday near New York. There are many options and difficult to choose. I stumbled upon Captain Whittaker and booked for myself and 5 twelve year olds...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2017

For many years this has been our annual family memorial day weekend fishing trip as our go too day fishing boat . The crew provides you with everything you need. Sometimes I hope we stay out fishing for hours and hours we have a great...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, classic fishing boat. Excellent crew and captain. Clean, well maintained. A great boat to bring kids. The 3 hour afternoon trip is perfect for families with kids.

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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

The capt. Whittaker is a family friendly boat. The mates were efficient and helpful to us.we needed it.they saw we were novices and kept an eye on us. Other families helped us also. We had an enjoyable day .

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Reviewed July 25, 2016

A buddy and I are repeat customers. We return again and again because we always have a good time aboard the Capt. Whittaker. The boat is first class, the captain knows what he's doing and the mates are the best in the business. Clean, friendly,...More

1  Thank RonaldVFlushing
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Reviewed July 12, 2016

Took my step dad fishing on 7/11/2016. We had a great time. The crew was super friendly, the boat is clean and we cannot wait to come back. This was my first time on a charter boat and I was thoroughly impressed. Thank you to...More

1  Thank phurrballe
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Reviewed June 15, 2016

I took our two boys (ages 7 and 4) on their first "big" fishing trip on the Whittaker. The captain and mate were really helpful, patient, professional and knowledgeable in answering all of my son's many questions! We did the 9am - 2pm trip on...More

1  Thank Laurie T
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Reviewed August 25, 2015

The captain and crew did a fantastic job. Captain kept us on fish. The deckhands were helpful and knowledgeable. Boat was clean. Family friendly.

Thank BigcountryNewYork
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