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May 20, 2024 - 07:22:38

Capt. Paul of the Peconic Star in Greenport expressed his happiness of the great porgy bite that is presently taking place. Saturday saw lock and load fishing with scup to 3 pounds. Occasional bluefish, striped bass, fluke and weakfish have also been mixing in the catches. Please note that the Peconic Star IV is now sailing two half day trips on the weekend. The morning trip hours are 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and the afternoon trip will be from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. These trips will be Captain’s Choice. In addition, the Peconic Star IV will be sailing full day fluke trips on Thursday and Fridays only. Please note that the Peconic Star III will continue to sail full day daily from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for porgies. For more information, call Capt. Paul at (631) 522-2002 or Capt. Speedy at (516) 551-4548.

103 3rd Street
Greenport, NY 11944
phone: 631-875-2631

The Peconic Star Fleet sails from Greenport, which is located 24 miles east of Riverhead and 7 miles west of Orient Point. Berthed at The Railroad Dock on 3rd Street, the vessel is located only steps away from Long Island Railroad's historic Greenport Station Maritime Museum and the Shelter Island Ferry's North Terminal. Sailing for doormat fluke, huge porgies, striped bass, sea bass, bluefish and all other species in season, they are at the heart of one of the most prolific fishing areas on the north fork of Long Island. Comprised of the North Fork's largest, fastest and most modern super cruisers, the Peconic Fleet is equipped with the latest state of the art navigation and communication gear, radar, sonar, fishfinders, safety equipment and personal conveniences. Their boats also boast dynamic sound systems that provide quality background music for optimal fun and relaxation. Adding to all of this are galleys offering tasty snacks and ice cold beverages, heated cabins for the cooler days, and spacious sundecks for unsurpassed views of the fabulous scenery. Many consider the Peconic Star Fleet as the most innovative party boat fleet on Long Island. After sailing with the Peconic Star Fleet, you’re sure to agree that there are no finer fishing vessels around. Don't forget the camera, and if you don't fish, come along for a delightful ride and enjoy the scenic delights of Long Island's last outpost of natural beauty.