Deposit:  A $100 deposit is required to book your reservation to save your date.  Checks are accepted at least 7 days in advance.  Final payment will be made in cash or by a certified bank check at the dock prior to departure.  Mail deposits to: 

Capt Bill Kelley
21 Mocking Bird Lane
Wakefield, RI  02879                                            

The Knotty Dog is berthed in Marina Park at the Stonve Cove Marina in Wakefield, RI.  (The town of South Kingstown)

Directions:  From North (Providence) take RT 95 South to RT 4 South to RT 1 South, follow to   pass Wakefield exits, take exit for South County Hospital & Marina Park.  At end of ramp take left under the highway over pass and take left into Stone Cove Marina.

Directions:  From the South (CT) take RT 95 North to exit 92, right on RT 2, right on to RT 78.  Follow RT 78 to end, take left on RT 1 North in Westerly RI.  Follow RT 1 North for 20 minutes to South County Hospital & Marina Park exit.  End of exit take left on Salt Pond Road and the Stone Cove Marina is on the right.

What to Bring:  Hat, Sunglasses, Sun Screen, Jacket or Sweat Shirt, Food & Beverage, Water Bottles, Camera.  The boat has built in coolers so you can bring you stuff down to the boat and off load it.  Large Coolers can be left in the car for the fish.  Ice is available for sale at the marina.

Suggestions:  Get a good nights sleep and avoid heavy drinking the night before an early morning charter.  If you have not been out on a boat in a while, are prone to getting sea sick, or just not sure, you may want to consider some type of motion sickness medicine an hour before sailing.
Number of Fisherman in the Charter Party:  1 - 4 Adults recommended to maximize fishing time.  Call Capt to discuss large parties.

Families with children (ages five and older) can be up to 6 people.  Please notify the Capt on the number of children and ages at the time of the booking.

Cancellations:  Cancellations due to weather conditions will be determined at the dock by the Captain.  The Captain will reschedule your trip or refund your deposit.  Other cancellations less than 7 days from your charter will lose their deposit.

Contact Capt Bill:  by email 

                              by phone  401-792-3371 or cell 401-741-9829

Beer and Wine are allowed, as long as in moderation. 

There is a ZERO tolerance policy for illegal drugs.  The Capt has the right to terminate a charter if the safety of the vessel and/or passengers are at risk and if this policy is violated.