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Miss Avalon Fishing

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1400 Ocean Dr, Avalon Fishing Center Slip 1, Avalon, NJ 08202-2369
+1 609-967-7455
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Fish on!

We had a great time on the MIss Avalon! The Captain & Crew were very friendly, helpful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janice L
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Williamstown, New Jersey, United States
Fish on

Knowledgeable crew and captain. Always knows where to find the fish. The boat is a good size and... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Jeanne S
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Fishing and Cruising aboard the 78 ft luxury fishing yacht Miss Avalon 2 half day trips 8 am - noon 1 pm - 5 pm Fathers day to Labor day Evening sunset and dolphin watching Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 to 8 pm Private fishing and party cruises . 6 and 8 hour trips spring and fall . Blackfish, Sea Bass, Porgies and stripers. April and May. October, November and December. Super clean and friendly crew. Closest to fishing grounds. Fast and comfortable. We added a NEW bay bay fishing and crabbing boat. NO seasickness FAMILY OWNED and operated since 1952
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  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“catching fish” (2 reviews)
“rods” (2 reviews)
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1400 Ocean Dr, Avalon Fishing Center Slip 1, Avalon, NJ 08202-2369
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time on the MIss Avalon! The Captain & Crew were very friendly, helpful & knowledgeable. The boat is very clean and great for families. I went with my husband and 2 boys and we really enjoyed our day out in the...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Knowledgeable crew and captain. Always knows where to find the fish. The boat is a good size and clean. Bring your own cooler of drinks and sandwiches. A fun day at sea! Great value.

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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you so much. We try to catch fish and make your day enjoyable. You sure are welcome to bring your favorite snacks and beverages. Hope to see you again soon! FISH-ON!

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We had a blast, the crew was very helpful and friendly. And it was reasonable for a four hour excursion.

Thank J D
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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you very much. We do have a very helpful and fun crew. Fish-on!

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Had a great time on the Miss Avalon. Captain Irv and crew are super-friendly and they know where the fish are hiding. Highly recommend with or without kids. It's a great time!!

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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

We get lucky sometimes. We keep looking for the fish and you never know what you may catch. Our crew is very helpful to everyone. Thank you

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Captain Irv and crew run the most family friendly fishing boat along the Jersey Shore. In addition to catching fish, expect to see dolphins at the mouth of the inlet as well as a multitude of seabirds. Check out their four hour fishing trips for...More

Thank CJ W
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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review. We were lucky to see the dolphins for sure. They are so much fun to watch, the dolphins were swimming under the front of the boat. We try our best to make your day on the water fun. Thank...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The crew was great and the boat was nice. Unfortunately, the day we went was very crowded and not many people caught fish. Might have moved the boat too much to find a better spot to find fish but that didn't leave much time for...More

Thank Chris D
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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

We try to make every trip fun for sure. Unfortunately I can not guarantee catching. I try to go to the places where I think the fish are. We always catch fish, but keepers are tough to come by at times. I am glad the...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Very helpful and friendly crew . This was our third trip with them, never had a bad experience ,always caught something or spot some type of wild life .

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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

We never can promise catching or seeing wildlife. I do promise we try our best. We are glad you had a great time.

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Whether your 5 or 80 this is a great experience when your down the shore, 4 hours is just enough, the boat was clean and they had everything ready so all you have to do is drop your line and hope their biting . My...More

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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

We are bummed out your son did not feel well. Maybe next time he can try our bay boat. We try to keep the boat spotless. Thank you very much

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Pick the right day, and a trip on the Miss Avalon is a wonderful decision. Friendly captain, helpful staff, and who doesn't like slicing across the blue Atlantic beneath a sunny sky?

Thank Laurie B
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CaptainIrvHurd, Owner at Miss Avalon Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

They say a bad day of fishing is better then a good day at work. Any day fishing out in the sun and breeze is awesome. thank you

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Went out on Father's Day with a full boat. It was a perfect day, the boat is clean and comfortable with plenty of room inside the cabin and out. The mates were fantastic and the skipper was very friendly and very helpful. They made the...More

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john3720
1 August 2016|
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Response from quinnw996 |
we are first time fishermen. Is that a problem?
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Gary C
10 July 2016|
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Response from CaptainIrvHurd | Property representative |
We do open boat trips Tuesday, Thursday evenings at 6:30. Sundays at 3:30 Please arrive 30 minutes before departure
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