Trips & Rates

Knotty Dog Charters offers several types of charters:

Half Day (4 hours)  $350   Inshore Trip Day (Morning & Afternoon)

Fish along the RI coast in some of the most productive fishing grounds for Striped Bass, Blue Fish, Fluke, Black Sea Bass, Scup, Tautog and late season Bonita and False Albacores. 

Spinning Rods for some fast moving surface action casting poppers and lures on light tackle.  Bottom fishing for some "door mat" Fluke, Black Sea Bass, Scup and Tautog (Fall Fishing).   Trolling tube & worm rigs for Stripers and Blues.  Drifting eels and live bait for Stripers and Blues.   

All fishing gear, tackle and bait provided.

Night Fishing Trips (4 hours) $350   Fish before and after sunset.  Drifting eels, live bait and chunking with bait fish for large Trophy Striped Bass is a great night on the water. 

Extended Day (6 hours) $450   Offshore Trip to Block Island
(Mornings preferred)

Trolling Offshore with Custom Rods and Penn reels for Large Trophy Striped Bass, Big Blue Fish and Blue Fin Tuna.  Put on the fighting belt, strap yourself in and engage large Striped Bass in the 30, 40 and 50 lb range.  If you catch your limit of Striped Bass early, we'll gladly move on to the another type of fishing (spinning rods, bottom fishing, etc) for the rest of your charter.

All fishing gear, tackle and bait provided.

Full Day Charter (8 hours) $550  Inshore or Offshore

Customize your full day of Sport Fishing.  Offshore action, Inshore action and combination trips suited to match your fishing desires.  Set up the type of fishing trip in advance, plus the Captain will also fill you in prior to departure on some of the recent hook ups from the latest Fishing Report.  Fish to your limits and enjoy your day on the water.

All fishing gear, tackle and bait provided.


Special Trips and Occasions (2 hour min.) $150 + $75 for each additional hour

Sight Seeing, Sunset Cruises, Trips to Newport and Block Island, Light House Tours and Day Trips.  The boat may also be chartered for special events such as The Quonset Point Air Show, Tall Ships, Music Festivals, Fireworks just to name a few.

***Special Discounts are available to Acitve Duty Military, contact Capt Bill for details.***

Free Digital Pictures of you & your fish will be taken and emailed to you after the charter!