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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 | October 20, 2022

We just received a load of fresh bunker in our shop! There’s nothing like fishing a fresh chunk to draw in a large bass when things are kinda slow in the surf. Just to add a little motivation to get you off the couch we are offering a BOGO on our fresh bunker while the…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | October 17, 2022

Wow! It seems like the first round of the fall run came to a screeching halt! Those massive schools of bunker are gone for the moment and so are the bass and whales that were gorging themselves on them. Hopefully there will be more where that came from, so now it’s good time to go…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | October 13, 2022

Every surf fisherman in our area has to know by now that the fall run started off with a bang! The long Nor’easter surely got the bunker schools on the move with the big girls in hot in pursuit. When the schools of bunker are within casting range fishing whole or cut bunker will get…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | October 7, 2022

Surf conditions after the big nor’easter are almost back to normal. Still a bit dirty, with some extra white water around. Our local beaches didn’t take the beating everyone expected, if anything some extra nice cuts were added. One more day should do the trick and it should be business as usual. Lets keep our…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | September 29, 2022

The fall run is off to a good start! Schools of mullet are running the beaches with blues and a few bass hot on their trail. Albies are also in the mix as they move in and out of casting range. Fluke season is closed now but there are some nice kingfish still available. Today’s…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | September 26, 2022

Last two days for a shot at those tasty flatties! Yes Sept. 27th marks the last day for the fluke season 2022. IBSP remains the first choice for surf anglers seeking this great table fair. Bucktails tipped with Gulp is still the go to bait being used. A few nice Albies have been taken over…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | September 19, 2022

As the bait increases in the surf so does the amount of fish you can catch! With the arrival of the fall mullet run a bit early, blues and bass were hot on their trail. The blues are in the 2 to 4 lb. range with the bass at just keeper size and under. Fluke…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | September 6, 2022

Surf fishing right now is offering the anglers a mixed bag of fish. Fluke remains on top of the list followed by various size blues, kingfish, spanish mackerel, and even spot. The key to hooking up with any of these fish is matching your tackle, rigs, and bait to the targeted species. Crabbing in the…

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | August 29, 2022

Fluke and Kingfish in the surf. Our dock has a mixed bag of spot, blowfish and snapper blues. Crabbing remains a chore of weeding through a load of shorts while landing some nice keepers.

Fishing Report

By The Dock Outfitters | August 16, 2022

Fluke, Fluke and more Fluke! Surf anglers are having a field day this year in the surf catching nice fluke in just about all location. Remember the regulations are 3 fluke at 18″ per angler from beach or boat. The one exception is IBSP where you are allowed 2 fluke at 16″ from the shore…

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!