Explore Long Island Waters and Aquaculture

4 Days

With 120 miles of shoreline, fishing and boating on Long Island is a popular activity. From renting private charters to fishing off the pier or shoreline, Long Island is the perfect setting to haul in some fresh catch. Here are our top picks for a trip of waterfront adventures on LI.

Day 1

  • 445 Vanderbilt Blvd
  • (631) 648-8055

Welcome aboard the Tiki Boat “Enchanted”! This brand-new vessel is designed as a bar/nightclub on the water! With a capacity up to 30 guests, this custom-built masterpiece is crafted with meticulous attention to detail. It features a unique u-shaped bar with 12 mounted bar stools, where you can…

  • PO Box 54
  • (631) 319-6003

Services Provided: whale watches, seal walks, expertise on cetaceans (whales, dolphins, and porpoises) and pinnipeds (seals) of NY and surrounding areas; whale observation and research cruises; pelagic bird cruises; Marine Discovery cruises; seal walks and cruises; field trips, lectures and…

  • 69 Ocean Avenue
  • (631) 968-2316

The Ocean Bay House is a boutique Bed and Breakfast centrally located on the South Shore of Long Island in the historic town of Bay Shore. Situated on Watchogue Creek, this stunning 1800’s colonial was carefully restored in 2017 and features nine guest rooms with ensuite bathrooms, and modern…

Day 2

  • Captree State Park,
  • (631) 669-0449

Captree State Park lies at the eastern tip of Jones Beach Island in the heart of the fishing grounds. Captree is a fisherman's haven and a picnicker's delight. The park features a boat basin with open and charter boats available for fishing, as well as scuba diving, sightseeing and excursion boats…

  • 605 Main Street
  • (631) 277-7070

Tellers is not just a Chophouse, it’s an institution. Born in 1999 out of an old bank, Tellers’ 25-foot-high ceilings and windows visually delight guests from the moment they enter our Main Dining Room, with the original Mosler Vault serving as a wine room at the heart of our restaurant. Our…

  • 1 Corey Ave

Right in the heart of Corey Beach in Blue Point, Long Island - Bodhi's is your summer staycation. Drinks, Eats, Cornhole Tournaments, and more... Pull up your boat and grab a drink or come enjoy the beach spray park & grab a bite to eat. #BodhisBeachVibes

Camping Option

Hecksher State Park located on the Great South Bay is an ideal camping spot. Go boating, swimming, or hiking. Stay at one of their camp sites or rent a cottage.

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Day 3

The inlet features a tight channel at the Shinnecock East County Park, connecting Shinnecock Bay to the Atlantic Ocean. The fall is a great time for fishing here. This area is known for its large bass, blackfish, bluefish, false albacore, Spanish mackerel.

  • 91 Hill Street
  • (631) 283-6500

The Southampton Inn's 90 luxury rooms are set on 5 manicured acres in Southampton village, within walking distance to village restaurants, boutiques, museums, galleries and nightlife. Claude's Restaurant is open year round for Daily Breakfast and Weekend Brunch. You can dine in Claude's Cafe, or…

Camping Option

Set up camp at Sears Bellows County Park located in the Long Island Pine Barrens. Rent a rowboat and go fishing on the freshwater pond.

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Day 4

  • Montauk Point State Parkway
  • (631) 668-3781

Montauk Point State Park, a heavily-wooded tundra leading to the eastern tip of Long Island and the historic Montauk Lighthouse, offers some of the best surf fishing in the world. The view is unique, because, when the water is calm, visitors can clearly see the "race" of converging tides from the…

  • 40200 Main Rd
  • (631) 668-2410

Our restaurants embrace their iconic reputation as casual seaside gems while embodying a chic and festive ambiance fueled by long, lazy rosé-filled days and nights. The Duryea's experience embraces a time-honored tradition of clipboard orders placed at a cashier window. The captivating nature of our…

  • 183 Edgemere St.
  • (631) 483-5037

First built in 1967, The Surf Lodge has become an international, much sought-after destination for local and international travelers looking for the perfect place for relaxing, wellness, sunshine, surfing, fishing, exceptional dining and unparalleled majestic sunsets. Known for its raw untouched…

Camping Option

Camp on the ocean at Hither Hills State Park. With scenic picnic areas and fireplaces, sport fishing, a sandy ocean beach, playing fields and more.

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Day 5

Laurel Lake is fed by the Peconic River and is an incredibly serene area. You can fish around the perimeter or rent a small boat, but be ready to carry it as the lake is only accessible by foot. This spot is great for early morning and dusk fishing.

  • 103 Third Street
  • (631) 522-2002

Book your spot today and set sail on a local fishing adventure. The Peconic Star III & IV have heated cabins with dinettes, and a huge upper level sundecks. Clean accommodations for the whole family. We sail every day 7:30 am to 3:00 pm.

Greenport has a rich maritime history by grace of its unusually deep water ports which made it an ideal stop for international whaling ships. Today, the waters teem with fluke, flounder and bass as well as offer a variety of shellfish including mussels, clams and scallops.

Insider Tip

Take the ferry from Greenport over to Shelter Island for the day for scenic views and salty air.

  • 1100 Manhasset Avenue
  • (631) 268-6528

Private and public sailing charters for 1-32 guests. Step aboard the schooner Bonnie Lynn or classic yacht Surprise for an unforgettable experience on the beautiful waters of the East End!


Enjoy walking around Greenport village and its quaint waterfront shops and restaurants.

  • 326 Front Street
  • 1.631.477.0066

Greenporter Hotel is a small, privately owned Green-Certified hotel located in the heart of the North Fork’s wine country in Greenport, Long Island. The Greenporter Hotel is located in the walking Village of Greenport near most restaurants, boutiques, galleries and village docks, as well as a…

Camping Option

In addition to tent and RV sites, Easten L.I. Kampgrounds has luxury Safari Tents, Cabin Suites, an archery range, an outdoor RC track, moonlight theater and more.

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