Day Trip

Sea Sprite Sportfishing

Whether you’re entertaining clients or enjoying a day with family and friends, we’ll offer you an unsurpassed day of charter fishing in CT with the most fun loving professional crew you could ask for!!

The Sea Sprite is located at the mouth of the Connecticut River. Central to Plum Gut, The Race, Sluiceway, and shoals, wrecks and reefs within 12 miles. People have traveled hundreds of miles to fish from Old Saybrook's Sea Sprite Sportfishing Charters for Striped Bass, Black Fish, Fluke, Jumbo Sea Bass and Bluefish.

You won't want to miss the opportunity to fish Old Saybrook and Eastern Long Island Sound waters with the Connecticut's #1 Captain Pete Wheeler. Your day will be action packed after the Sea Sprite's professional mates help and guide you with all the Charter-Fishing techniques perfected during Captain Pete's 43 years of fishing Long Island Sound.

About this trip

Day Trip


This trip leaves at 6am and returns between 1:00pm & 1:30pm. It is a dynamite trip that sells out year after year! Most popular fishing charter for those who want multiple species with maximum fishing time. We can also customize this fishing charter for any available species you may desire!

The Combo Charter Fishing & Boat Trip


A popular trip that leaves around 8am and returns by 4:00pm known as the Lazybones, it is designed to spend the day on the water with an optional stop for lunch at Orient by the Sea or you may prefer to bring your own food and fish all day at a variety of reefs, wrecks & islands well known for a variety of large fish! Great for couples, retirees, or just a once a year "guys" outing. What ever it is, you'll no doubt want to sign up for this charter fishing trip next year!!!

Please Note: All sailing times are approximate.

For Charter Fishing Open Dates: Text or call Capt. Pete @ 860-304-4398

We offer full and half-day fishing trips to various wrecks, reefs and surrounding islands. Average running time to fishing grounds is generally 20 to 40 minutes.

Reservations are required, and $200 deposit is needed to confirm your trip. Call Captain Pete direct (see below) to book and get last minute openings. There is a limit of 6 passengers including children and non-fishing persons.....(per USCG regulations).

Please Note: All sailing times are approximate.

Other Trips We Provide
100% paid in-person when the trip begins
Target species:
Bass (Striped)
Type of guiding available:
What's included?:
Fly Fishing Equipment
Rods, Reels & Tackle
Live Bait
Catch Cleaning & Filleting
Fishing License
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