Frequently asked questions

Below are answers to some of the most frequently asked quesitons. Please feel free to reach out if you have questions not addressed here.
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    What is the best way to book a Trip?
    Calling or texting at 401-439-5386 is the best method of contact. We also ask that you touch base the morning before your trip to confirm guests and weather conditions.
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    What if the weather is not favorable?
    We like to be in contact the day before your trip to touch base on the weather. If the weather is unsafe for fishing, we will work with you to reschedule your trip.
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    What do I need to bring?
    We recommend bringing snacks and a cooler with drinks, sunscreen and a SMILE. All bait and tackle are provided for you. For Fall and Spring trips, we recommend that you dress in layers as the temperature can vary throughout your trip.
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    Are kids welcome to join in on the fun?
    Yes! If you are planning to bring along kids, please let us know when you book the trip so that we can better accommodate your needs to ensure everyone has a fantastic trip.
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    Are we guaranteed to catch fish?
    It is uncommon to go an entire trip without catching one of Block Island's most common fish species. In accordance with the State of RI, each fish has a size limit that has to be met in order to be able to consider them keepers.
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    What is the appropriate tip for the Mate?
    The Mate works hard to ensure you and your guests no only enjoy some great fishing, but also learn a little something about BI and the local fish population. For their hard work, a 20% gratuity is appreciated.
If you have more questions please contact us