The First Light is a custom 52' Buddy Davis. Twin 900 hp Detriot Diesels, A/C, the latest electronics, latest fish finding equipment, SOLAS lifesaving equipment, matched tackle, and experienced tournament winning crew make her one of the best NJ charter boats. Come aboard prepared to learn or relax and let us take care of the details. We offer fishing adventures for expert or novice anglers!

Fishing out of Barnegat Light NJ, we can quickly reach the canyons from the Hudson Canyon to the Poor Mans Canyon and everywhere in between (Toms, Carterett, Lindenkohl, Spencer, Wilmington, Baltimore) to get you on the bite wherever it is.

Canyon Trolling & Chunking

Inshore Charters


Docked in Long Beach Island across from the Doris Mae and Miss Barnegat Light at 18th Street in Barnegat Light, NJ