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Providing All Your Fishing and Recreational Needs

If you ever find yourself in Barnegat Bay, you can rely on us at The Dock Outfitters in Seaside Heights, NJ to provide you with supplies for your fun activities. We are your one-stop shop for fishing and recreational needs including rental boats, Jet Skis, and WaveRunners.

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | August 23, 2023

Fluke and blues are still keeping surf anglers busy! Bucktail gulp for the fluke and small to medium size metals, swimmers and poppers will get the attention of the blues which run from snapper to tailor in size. Albies/Bonita will be here before you know it, so it’s not a bad idea to have a…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | August 16, 2023

The summer beat goes on! Fluke and blues are being taken in the surf from our local beaches. IBSP seems to be the beach of choice for most summer surf anglers. Gulp fished on a buck tail seems to be the number one choice for the summer time flatties. This combo has accounted for some…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | August 9, 2023

Fluke remain the number one target among surf anglers as of late. Small blues are still around, especially in the areas of the inlets. Crabbing in the bay is just OK with catches of blowfish and snapper blues slowly on the rise. FYI: >>>> GULP SALE !! All 6″ grubs and swimming mullet NOW!! $5.00…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | August 3, 2023

Fluke fishing in the surf has slowed somewhat but schools of cocktail blues are still around. The bay is producing nice action with blue claw crabs, blow fish and spot. Snappers are still on hold in our area of the bay for some reason but that could change at any day now. With the little…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | July 26, 2023

Both weather and fish are cooperating and that’s always a good thing! Plenty of sun and a clean ocean with tons of blues in all sizes from snapper to chopper. Fluke are also in abundance in short to keeper sizes. With skates, rays and sand sharks rounding off the bite. Crabbing in the bay is…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | July 21, 2023

While crabbing yesterday in the bay from one of our rental boats, one of our regulars caught 40 large blue claw #1 Jimmy’s. during a 4 hour rental! Check out the photo of his catch on our facebook page! Cocktail blues showed up yesterday out front in IBSP along with a good amount of short…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | July 19, 2023

Not much has changed! Fluke remain the number one target in the surf and back bays and inlets. Small blues and the occasional small bass are always possible. Spot have made their appearance in the bay from local piers, snapper blues should be in soon. Crabbing is decent with better catches coming in off our…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | July 12, 2023

Fishing for fluke remains good both in the surf and back bay. Crabbing is also good from local docks and piers and even better from boats where you have the option to hit several spots.

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | July 5, 2023

Fluke fishing remains consistent along our beaches! Blue fish and a few bass are also present. Remember the new striped bass regulations went in to effect July 2nd, it reads- 1 fish 28″ to 31″ only!! Smaller and larger fish must be released unharmed. Inline circle hooks for bait must still be used. Crabbing in…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | June 30, 2023

Independence weekend (4th of July) spells crowds at the Jersey shore! Stay safe and enjoy the local festivities on the boardwalks and beaches. For the fisherman, both first light and last light will give you the beaches somewhat to yourselves. Fluke remain the number one target with blues and some small straggler bass still around.…

What We Offer

WaveRunner Rentals

If you are looking for real fun in the water, we suggest riding through the waves. With our fleet of Yamaha WaveRunner rentals, you will surely enjoy your ride on the Barnegat Bay!
(Available Memorial Day - Labor Day; Weather Permitting)

Carolina Skiff

Our full line of rental boats includes outboard-powered, 16 feet Carolina Skiffs. These boats are perfect for fishing, crabbing, and cruising along the Barnegat Bay!
(Available Memorial Day - Labor Day)

Pontoon Boats

If you're looking for a bit more comfort while cruising on the bay, consider one of our pontoon boats. We have boats of up to 24 feet, which are available for larger parties of up to 8 adults and 2 children.
(Available Memorial Day - Labor Day)

Fishing Tackle

Our full-service bait and tackle shop has everything you need for any fishing or crabbing trip; from the beach to the bay, to the ocean, we've got you covered. We can provide you with fishing poles, crab traps, bait and more for any trip, large or small. We also provide a free crabbing and fishing pier right behind our shop!

Winter Hours (12/31-5/1) ; 7AM-2PM

“Breakfast and Lunch, Every Day of the Week!”

If you want to have breakfast, lunch, or a quick snack after a day on the bay, or if you just want to enjoy the amazing view of the scenic Barnegat Bay from our newly renovated upstairs cafe; We serve some of the best food on the island including our daily specials and the following:

  • Breakfast Platters
  • Home Fries
  • Coffee and Tea
  • Hot Dogs
  • Burgers
  • Cheesesteaks
  • Salads

Daily Specials

Winter Hours  (12/31-5/1) Monday-Friday 7AM-2PM
In Season Hours - 7AM - 6PM; 7 Days a Week!