In 2014, Atlantic City was enjoying some degree of renewal. I was asked to be part of the DO AC campaign to highlight all that this historic city has to offer beyond the casinos. I saw this as an opportunity to take something I knew very well, which was outdoor, travel and water sports and apply them to a city that was struggling to find its identity.
“ATLANTIC CITY OFFERS PLENTY OF ACTION ON THE HIGH SEAS FROM DEEP SEA SPORTFISHING TO BACK BAY FAMILY FUN
Local seafaring tradition kept alive with boating and fishing options for everyone around Absecon Inlet.
Atlantic City, NJ (June 1, 2014) — Everyone feels lucky in AC. Why not get lucky on the water? Whether it’s an overnight trip out to the famed Hudson Canyon or taking the kids crabbing off the docks, Atlantic City has something that will float every family and budget. Here are the charters and marinas to pull up your anchor and set course for.
MARINAS FISHING CHARTERS
Senator Frank S. Farley State Marina: Public access, top-notch amenities. The Frank S. Farley State Marina is owned by the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry, but is managed by the adjacent Golden Nugget, which means it’s a very comfortable place to tie up for a sunset or weather a storm. 630 floating slips and dockage for up to 300 foot vessels. Also offers laundry, shower, restroom, complimentary high-speed internet access, Wine & Wifi Business Center, sanitary pump out, water, cable, electric hook up (to 100 AMPs) high speed diesel dispenser, plus access to the H2O Pool & Bar. Heated pool & Fire pit Lounge are open year round. 600 Huron Ave. Atlantic City, NJ 08401 (609) 441-8482 VHF Channel: 65. “