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Captain James Fishing Report

Updated Wednesday 4/18/18:

  • The Side Job went out for a PM trip and found an outgoing tide.

  • Fishing was hot right away, just outside of Morgan Inlet.

  • Trolling Strecth Plugs.

  • Over 20 Bass caught, all ranging from 18-32 inches.

April Specials!

April Striper Specials:

Full Charter or Open Boat ($125 per person)

4/23: AM or PM

4/24: AM or PM

4/27: AM or PM

4/28: AM or PM

5/2 : AM or PM

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About The Boat

Boat and Amenities

38' Topaz 

Twin Detroit Turbo Deisel Engines

Updated Electronics

Equipped with Life Raft and Epirp 

Air Conditioned Cabin


Cook Top

BBQ Grill



Bunks For Up To 6 People

Boat Rates

Inshore Charters: 

$875 Full Day 


(Striped Bass, Sea Bass, Fluke, Black Fish, Wreck Fishing)

Offshore Charters:

30 Miles Offshore: $2,100

60 Miles Offshore: $2,875

Day Troll Canyon: $3,300

Overnight Canyon: $3,900


(Tuna, Dolphin, Swordfish, Tilefish)

(Yellowfin, Bluefin, Longfin, Big Eye)

About The Captain

Side Job Fishing Charters is run by Captain James Richardella, who has more than 25 years experience hunting big game fish in the waters of the Atlantic, Caribbean and the Pacific. He has scored big in some of the world's most competitive tournaments. James is a Maplewood firefighter and EMT.

Striper Action is Hot Right Now!

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Side Job Sportfishing Charters

905 NJ-35, Belmar, NJ 07719