Sea Venture “The Canyon Specialist”

Capt. Peter Stassi Hampton Bays, NY Incorporated Licensed Insured

Sea Venture “The Canyon Specialist” is taking Covid-19 very seriously, and are committed to health and safety. In order to provide our customers with a safe and fun filled experience we have included the following procedures. The boat will be disinfected before each trip starts. We will only do ONE trip per day. Customers temperatures will be checked before boarding, hand sanitizer, masks and gloves will be provided.

Sea Venture “The Canyon Specialist” is your premiere source for all Inshore and Offshore Sportsfishing! We are Shinnecock and Montauk’s only full time Charter Boat dedicated to Offshore Canyon and Inshore Sport Fishing. We specialize in fishing the Northeast Canyons, either as an extended day trip, or as a two day overnight trip!! If you are looking for a non-stop fishing adventures, you just found it. We welcome children and anglers of all skill level to join us for an amazing day fishing hard for the catch of a lifetime!

“Life is Short…FISH HARD” Captain Peter Stassi will be leading the charge on your epic Inshore or Offshore fishing adventures. Capt. Peter has over 40 years of experience in fishing the waters all around Shinnecock and Montauk. He has dedicated his life to Canyon and Inshore Sportfishing. He offers a variety of exciting angling adventures, from inshore trips targeting trophy size Striped Bass, Bluefish, and Doormat Fluke, to multi-day offshore adventures that explore deep into the Canyon’s. He will have you “chunk” and “ jig ” for huge Blue and Yellowfin Tuna. Fighting Sharks, Wahoo and Marlin, to name just a few!

Our fishing charters begin in Hampton Bays, New York. From there, Capt. Peter may direct you to the nearby fishing grounds off Shinnecock, Montauk, or to other productive locations around eastern long Island. Or he might suggest going long and head off to the Edge, deep into the Northeast Canyon.

All the excitement begins the moment you board our FAST and Fabulous 40 Ft. Topaz Royale Sport Fisherman. This is the ideal Boat for all Inshore and Offshore fishing charters! Her set of 540hp Cummings Diesel engines will get you out to where ever the “Hot Spot” is in a Big Hurry !! This way you will have more time to target the big game species that swim there. On deck, you will find features and amenities such as outriggers, Marlin Tower, an air-conditioned cabin, sleeping quarters, clean toilet, full kitchen, and a dinette. There will be plenty of room aboard for you and 5 of your close friends or family members. Just sit back relax and enjoy everything Sea Venture “The Canyon Specialist” has to offer.

We offer 5, 8, and 12 + hour single day trips covering the inshore or offshore waters off Shinnecock and Montauk. We also offer a 32 hour multi-day, overnight trip where we will venture way out into the offshore Canyon’s in search of some of the biggest big game fish in the entire world! You are provided with all the rods, reels, lures, and fishing licenses needed to fish.

All our Offshore and Canyon trips are second to none !! We travel Offshore anywhere from 25 to 100+ miles. You can expect to fight it out with the likes of Big Eye and Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Big Marlin, Wahoo, and more. Our impressive Inshore Full or Half day charters targets trophy size Striped Bass, Bluefish, Sea Bass and Doormat Fluke!

We look at every trip either Inshore or Offshore, as a once in a life time Big Game Adventure !!  Please note all trips can be Customized to your individual needs and specifications.  My crew and I look forward to making your trip successful, comfortable, and most of all memorable.. Don’t forget your camera !!

Book a trip today with Captain Peter Stassi on Sea Venture “The Canyon Specialist”. The trip of a life time either Inshore or Offshore can be yours.. Remember “Life is Short…FISH HARD”

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  Launch Location

258 East Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays

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Trips start at $750

5 Trips

1-6 guests

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2002 40' Sport Fisherman

540 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Alcohol
  • No Smoking
  • No Hard Liquor. Beer Allowed.
  • No Illegal Substances

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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HALF DAY INSHORE (AM) *MAY 1-SEPT 30*

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 12:00pm (5 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

This 5-hour trip is the perfect option for families with little ones and less experienced anglers. You'll have the chance to explore calmer, inshore waters, and still hook some incredible species! Capt. Peter will have you light lining and more for trophy-sized Striped Bass, huge doormat Fluke, and whatever else happens to be biting. He'll make sure you're equipped with rods, reels, lures, tackle, and a fishing license. Just bring along snacks and drinks, and your camera!  Remember all trips can be Customized to your individual needs and specifications.

You supply all food and beverages. We suggest prepared food. Fancy spreads are difficult to manage at sea. Have sandwiches pre-made before leaving dock.
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HALF DAY INSHORE (PM) *MAY 1-SEPT 30*

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 1:00pm to 6:00pm (5 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

This 5-hour trip is the perfect option for families with little ones and less experienced anglers. You'll have the chance to explore calmer, inshore waters, and still hook some incredible species! Capt. Peter will have you light lining and more for trophy-sized Striped Bass, huge doormat Fluke, and whatever else happens to be biting. He'll make sure you're equipped with rods, reels, lures, tackle, and a fishing license. Just bring along snacks and drinks, and your camera!  Remember all trips can be Customized to your individual needs and specifications.

You supply all food and beverages. We suggest prepared food. Fancy spreads are difficult to manage at sea. Have sandwiches pre-made before leaving dock.
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FULL DAY INSHORE *MAY 1-SEPT 30*

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

Join Capt. Peter on his most popular inshore trip! You'll get to spend 8 hours out on the calm, inshore waters, which are just brimming with some world-famous species. Your captain will show you how to hook trophy Striped Bass, huge doormat Fluke, Bluefish, and whatever else is biting. You'll be light lining and using a variety of techniques for your catch. You'll be provided with rods, reels, lures, tackle, and a fishing license. Just bring your favorite snacks and drinks, and a camera! Remember all trips can be Customized to your individual needs and specifications.

You supply all food and beverages. We suggest prepared food. Fancy spreads are difficult to manage at sea. Have sandwiches pre-made before leaving dock.
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OFFSHORE COMBO *JUNE 1 -SEPT 30*

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 7:00pm (12 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

This “Combo” big game adventure is your captain's most popular trip! You'll head south towards distant wrecks, traveling between 40 to 50 miles out. Your group will spend the first part of the day trolling for Blue and Yellowfin Tuna, as well as Mahi. The second part of your day will be drifting over shipwrecks or bottom structure for some world-Class Shark species. Your captain will make sure you're provided with rods, bait, reels, lures, tackle, and will show you the best “Stand Up” techniques.  Remember all trips can be Customized to your individual needs and specifications.

You supply all food and beverages. We suggest prepared food. Fancy spreads are difficult to manage at sea. Have sandwiches pre-made before leaving dock.
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OVER NIGHT EXTREME CANYON

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 9:00am to 9:00am (48 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

This multi-day “Over Night” Trip defines us as "The Canyon Specialist"! You'll spend a whopping 32 hours fishing the canyon and start trolling as soon as you get to the edge. You'll be targeting Big Eye and Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and Marlin, and will troll right up to nightfall. Then you'll switch over to chunking for Swordfish and Tuna. At dawn, you'll start trolling again. Your trip includes fishing gear, and sleeping quarters on the boat, but most guests prefer to fish 24/7.  Remember all trips can be Customized to your individual needs and specifications.

You supply all food and beverages. We suggest prepared food. Fancy spreads are difficult to manage at sea. Have sandwiches pre-made before leaving dock.
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Fish Species

Blue Marlin
Bluefish
Flounder
Mahi Mahi
Sharks
Striped Bass
Swordfish
Tuna
Wahoo
White Marlin
Yellowfin Tuna

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • EPIRB
  • Flares

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cooler
  • Multimedia System
  • Refrigerator

Facilities

  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Kitchen
  • Toilet

Boat Gear

  • Fighting Chair
  • First Mate
  • Livewell
  • Outriggers

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Alcohol
  • No Smoking
  • No Hard Liquor. Beer Allowed.
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fishing License
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Inshore
  • Offshore
  • Wreck

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Peter Stassi

Boat Type

Sport Fisherman

Boat Length

40

Year Built

2002

Engine Manufacturer

Cummins

Number of Engines

2

Engine Horsepower

540 HP