Captain Sal Trapani

  (36 years experience)

Moondance Charters


Montauk, NY

Deep Sea FishingGood with Large GroupsGood with New AnglersGood with FamiliesGood with KidsSaltwater FishingBass Fishing

Captain Sal is a great captain with over 35 years of fishing experience and a lot of happy returning customers. A lifelong angler, Montauk's always been a place he's loved and enjoyed. Captain Sal has made a living out of showing experienced anglers and beginners alike his secret fishing spots and all the beauty that Montauk has to offer.

Families and small children are welcome too! Whether you want to target the legendary striped bass that call Montauk home, tasty bottomfish like fluke and black sea bass, or you want to tangle with larger gamefish like tuna or even sharks, Moondance Charters has the know-how and the experience to put you on fish. Captain Sal always knows what fish are biting and will work with you to make sure you have a successful outing catching what's biting.

Moondance Charters runs a roomy and reliable 35’ Bruno downeast. Fully equipped with all the USCG approved safety equipment and top notch navigational equipment, you're sure to have a comfortable and safe ride to the fish. Onboard you'll find a life raft, life jackets, 2 EPIRBs, and a CPR-trained crew.

Moondance Charters supplies all fishing equipment, live bait, a cooler onboard for your drinks, ice for your catch, and high quality photos for free! They'll also clean and fillet your delicious catch for you to take home.

Guide Boat


Capacity: 6 Guests


Guide Territory


Atlantic Ocean

Cancelation and Refund Policy

Paying for your Trip 

When you book your fishing trip, you will need to first put down a deposit to hold the reservation. Then, the remaining balance will be charged to your account on the day of the trip.

1. Place your deposit

  • Your deposit will be 15% of your full trip charge.
  • When the guide confirms your trip or if autobooking is enabled, Guidesly charges your credit card with a deposit to guarantee your reservation.

2. We charge the rest the remaining balance day of trip.

  • The remaining balance will automatically be charged to your card given on the day of the trip. Tips are handled thru the app / website after your trip has been completed.

Cancellation Policy and Guidelines 

Customers Cancellation Guidelines:
At Guidesly, each guide controls their own cancellation policy. This guide will allow you to cancel up to 14 days prior to your scheduled trip, to cancel and get your deposit back in full. If you fail to cancel before the set timeframe given by the guide, Guidesly will keep your deposit.

If there are impeding weather conditions, we give a 100% guarantee refund back in full. We will also give customers the option to reschedule the trip or take the deposit refund.

Guide Cancellation Guidelines: In the rare event a Guide has to cancel a reservation, customers will get your deposit back in full.

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