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  • Tuna Charters in PEI

    If you looking for tuna charters in PEI, David Sansom is a local tuna fishing captain who has helped tourists catch giant bluefin tuna in PEI for many years now. Contact PEI Tuna Fishing Charters and experience a fun filled day catching giant Blufin Tuna aboard the Tide & Time!

    Go fishing for Bluefin tuna off North Lake, PEI where some of the largest tuna in the world have been caught. There is nothing like reeling in a 800 – 1100 pound giant Bluefin tuna. You can go ahead and scratch that one off your bucket list if you are an avid fisherman!

    Private Group Tuna Charters

    You can signup for a private group tuna charter any time from July to September! If you are wondering what to bring, all  tuna fishing gear and equipment are provided by the crew of the Tide & Time tuna charters. However, it can get a bit breezy at sea so it may be wise to bring extra clothing to stay warm.

    David Sansom will be happy to book your private group tuna charter! Put together a group of friends of up to 6 people and have the boat all to yourselves for the whole day if you would like. Deep sea tuna fishing is so much fun. You will have the adventure of a lifetime watching seals, whales, and birds as we travel off the coast of PEI to where the giant bluefin tuna reside.

    Tuna Fishing 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

    Book a tuna charter in PEI today (902) 393-8690!

    Tide & Time Tuna Charters participates in the catch and release tuna fishery using barbless circle hooks only. This means there is zero damage to the fish with a 100% success release rate.

    It is great for friends, families, golfing buddies, fishing buddies, reunions, parties, and corporate events. Call the Tide and Time Tuna Charters in PEI to book your next tuna fishing charter (902) 393-8690 or email info@tideandtimecharters.com to reserve your spot!

    PEI Bluefin Tuna Fishing

    One of the best things to do if you are planning a trip to Prince Edward Island this summer is to go tuna fishing off North Lake PEI. This area is one of the best tuna fishing grounds in Atlantic Canada.

    The giant bluefin tuna follow the herring to the waters off North Lake PEI to feed on. So the tuna are large and plentify in this area of PEI.

    Some of the tuna fishing that have been landed weight in at 800 to 1100 pounds quite often. It is a rare occurrance that a tuna fishing charter comes in without catching any giant bluefin tuna. Most private tuna charters in PEI often catch several Bluefin tuna on a single deep sea fishing trip.

    Tip: Don't forget to bring your camera!

    The charter leaves from North Lake, PEI and sails out into the Gulf of St. Lawrence. It won't be long before you see dozens of Bluefin tuna jumping in the waters off Prince Edward Island, so don't forget to bring your camera along to capture the day.

    PEI Bluefin Tuna Fishing at its Finest!

    Northern Prince Edward Island runs from Tignish (MacLeods Ledge) on the western side of PEI to North Lake on the eastern end. The Tide and Time Tuna Charters prefer to fish tuna on the western end of the Island between Malpeque and MacLeods Ledge, the Bluefin tuna capital of the world.

    Bluefin tuna cannot get any bigger than what you'll find in this area of Atlantic Canada. MacLeods Ledge definitely has the largest tuna in the world as they follow large schools of herring to North Lake PEI. Each August, the herring come to this area to spawn. The giant tuna gather to feed on the herring for a month or two every year in this area of Prince Edward Island.

    You will be simply blown away by the amount of marine life on the MacLeods Ledge. Giant Bluefin Tuna, Sharks, Whales, Seals, and Mackerel gather here because of the rich feeding grounds in the Bay of St Lawrence.

    Kate and Rod Smith

    Had a great time with TSN’s Kate Beirness and Rod Smith who came out for a tuna charter with the Tide & Time Tuna Charter crew while visiting for the Kraft Hockeyville 2013 Morell Project.