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  • Giant Bluefin Tuna Fishing | North Lake PEI

    If you are one of the lucky people who have booked a giant bluefin tuna fishing charter this summer in North Lake PEI, than we can't wait to see what you catch!

    More and more tourists are calling to book tuna charters in PEI aboard the Tide & Time Tuna Charter boat out of North Lake Prince Edward Island. They come from all over Canada and the US trying to catch the giant tuna, often weighing in at over 1000 pounds.

    You will gain a whole new appreciation for fishing when you come aboard the Tide & Tuna Tuna Charter Boat and catch a giant Bluefin tuna! Deep sea fishing is one of the best fishing experiences mostly because the tuna are so big and strong. 

    Once you cast your line into the waters off North Lake, PEI it don't be long before you land one of these monster tuna fish. Some people come to PEI for a feed of lobster, some come to mackerel fish, while others love fishing for giant Bluefin tuna fish in PEI.

    A Great Deep Sea Fishing Adventure

    It goes without saying that fishing for tuna in PEI is one of the best deep sea fishing experiences on the planet! Some of the biggest tuna fish have been caught out in the Northumberland Strait and the Gulf of St. Lawrence. For some reason the largest tuna fish love this area surrounding North Lake, Prince Edward Island. There are quite a few tuna charter boats in this area, but don't go out fishing with just anyone.
    Try booking a tuna charter with an experienced PEI tuna charter captain like David Sansom! He knows the best spots where this giant tuna call home each summer. From July to October each year, David's calendar is full with bluefin tuna charter groups. So if you come to PEI this summer looking for a great deep sea fishing experience why not book a bluefin tuna charter with Tide & Time Tuna Charters.

    Book A Tuna Charter in PEI

    Now is the time to book a tuna charter in North Lake PEI. If you have a group of friends that want to go tuna fishing, this is even better, as you can spread out the cost of the trip amongst 6 of your buddes, rather than just paying it yourself.

    The Bluefin Tuna Fishing season in PEI usually runs form from July to September in the Northumberland Strait in Atlantic Canada. The best tuna charter company is Tide & Time Tuna Charters owned by captain David Sansom, a qualified lobster fisherman from Morell, Prince Edward Island. David is an experienced tuna fisherman as well and loves taking out groups of tourists and fisherman alike to catch the elusive bluefin tuna.

    It gets a tad chilly out on the waters just off North Lake PEI, so it is advised to dress accordingly. All the fishing gear needed to catch tuna are supplied by the Tide and Time Tuna Charter boat. Just bring a jacket or light sweater as it tends to get a bit breezie off shore towards supper time.

    Bluefin Tuna Fishing is an experience like no other! Book your tuna charter today so you don't get shut out this season - Phone: (902) 393-8690  | Email:

    Try Catching a giant bluefin tuna weighing over 800 pounds! That's some fun right there!

    Bluefin Tuna Capital of the World!

    The province of Prince Edward Island (PEI) is the Bluefin tuna capital of the world and tuna charter boats like the Tide & Time Tuna Charters are only happy to take out avid fisherman in this catch-and-release experience.

    North Lake PEI is where it all happens. Things can get crazy fast when one or more tuna grab your bait at the same time. Most times tuna charter boats have a few fishing rods in the water at the same time because there are usually about six people out fishing on each charter.

    It is easy to tempt the tuna with herring or mackeral bait. Once the tuna is landed, which can often take a few hours, depending on the size, it is usally released. No one wants to eat or mount these giant Bluefin tuna so they are released to be possibly caught again on some other charter.

    There are so many tuna out there, you just have to be patient and they will come to the boat. They can't resist the stinky bait so it won't be long before you have the big one on your line.

    If you want to hire Bluefin Tuna Charters in PEI, contact them to book your Bluefin Tuna Charter right away!

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  • PEI Tuna Charters | North Lake Prince Edward Island

    PEI Tuna Charters in North Lake Prince Edward Island will soon be open for business again where hundreds of tourists and fishermen alike will take to the waters off PEI in search of a giant Bluefin Tuna!

    If you love deep sea fishing in Atlantic Canada, espcially up towards North Lake PEI, then you will love fishing for giant tuna fish. David Sansom, captain of the Tide & Time Tuna Charters in PEI, is an experienced lobster fishermen and tuna fisherman who has been taking groups of people out on the waters of North Lake PEI in recent years to fulfill an amazing fishing experience.

    Catching the giant bluefin tuna is an item on many a fishermen's bucket list. These fish are only in the waters off PEI for a few months during the year and David knows exactly where the tuna fishing grounds are. So if you want to book a tuna fishing charter in PEI this year, contact David to secure your spot. If you can get a group of at least 6 people, it offsets the cost and is the best tuna fishing group deal.

    Captain David Sansom

    There is no one more determined and experienced at catching giant Bluefin tuna in North Lake PEI than captain David Sansom! He has hooked many monster tuna in the past 20+ years, where they feed off the local waters in Northern PEI.

    David Sansom has the bug for fishing, that goes without saying! Having grown up fishing on the water with his dad on weekends and summers since he was five years old, David found the call of the sea. When his father retired after many of years of fishing in PEI, David bought his dad’s fishing boat and began Tide & Time Tuna Charters in PEI.

    The Tide and Time is a Transport Canada approved tuna fishing boat.

    David is a member of the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary for many years now and has extensive marine first aid training. As a commercial fisher, David fishes lobster, mackerel, herring, silversides and tuna. He loves contributing to the PEI tourism industry by offering giant bluefin tuna charter fishing to the many folks who vacation each year on Prince Edward Island.

    Fishing with Captain David Sansom is the ultimate PEI Tuna Charter experience! 

    Giant Bluefin Tuna - North Lake PEI

    Most of these giant bluefin tuna are well over 500 pounds so you better come prepared for the battle of a lifetime. Swimming off PEI's North Lake area, the Bluefin tuna can reach upwards of 1000 pounds on a good day. To catch these monster tuna David, takes group charters for a 15 minutes boat ride off North Lake PEI there then, there they are - giant Bluefin Tuna!

    Want to scratch another one off your bucket-list? These tuna charters in PEI start in early July and go well into October each year.

    Book a tuna charter today with North Lake Tuna Charters and make sure you don't miss out - Phone: (902) 393-8690  | Email:

    The "Tide & Time" sails out of North Lake Harbour, PEI just about everyday. If you have a group of friends that want to take part in this amazing tuna fishing experience, book ahead to reserve your spot.

    Watch This Tuna Fishing YouTube Video Action aboard the Tide & Time Tuna Charters in PEI!


    Tuna Charter Reservations

    PEI Bluefin Tuna Charters recommending making reservations early! So book your PEI tuna fishing adventure by contacting PEI Tuna Charters with your preferred dates. Departure and arrival times are flexible. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, cheque and cash.

    It doesn't matter if you are a serious big game fishermen or just out for the day with family and friends, there is nothing like a day on the water catching giant tuna fish in PEI! The sunrise and sunsets are amazing. You get to see all sorts of seabirds and fish along route and during the summer months it is very warm in PEI, so a really enjoyable experience altogether.

    Bluefin Tuna Charter Package

    • $1,500 + tax group rate (1 – 6 people) / day
    • Available from July – October.
    • Stand-up gear or fixed pole
    • All tackle provided
      (or you can use your own gear if you wish)
    • Lunch & beverages provided

    Vessel, Gear & Amenities

    • 540 hp Cummins engine
    • Top speed of 24 knots
    • 4 ports marine 45' planing hull
    • Modern electronics (radar, coloured sounder)
    • Microwave
    • Inverter
    • Full service washroom facilities
    • Sleeping bunks