A $150 deposit is required in order to book your trip. Checks are accepted but we do not accept credit cards.

The remaining balance is due prior to boarding at the dock. Cash or personal checks will be accepted at this time.

Thank you for your cooperation!

The Captain reserves the right to cancel any trip due to dangerous weather/sea conditions. In this situation you will be offered another date to book a trip or your deposit will be returned.

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Stratford Birdseye Boat Ramp via I-95 North: Toward New Haven
I-95 North to Exit 30 (Lordship Boulevard – CT 113)
- Follow the ramp slightly to the right toward Sikorsky Airport for approx. 1 mile
- Stay straight on access road for approx. 1 mile
- Turn Left at Main Street (3-way intersection) Dunkin Donuts and shopping area is on left
- Take next right at light after Subway (on right) and a Wendy’s to the left
- Take a right onto Birdseye Street at Stop Sign and follow straight to boat launch.
- Please park in the far left hand parking area.

Birdsey Boat Ramp via I-95 South: Toward Bridgeport
- Take Exit 32 toward West Broad Street/Stratford
- Turn Left onto Linden Ave.
- Turn Left onto W Broad St. Pass through 1 roundabout.
- Keep Right at the fork to continue on W Broad St.
- Turn Right onto Main St/CT-113.
- Turn Left onto Birdseye St. and follow to boat launch straight ahead - please park in left side lot.

Veterans Park - Norwalk Boat Launch:
Across Street from Fisherman's World
From the East: Take I-95 South to exit 16 to East Norwalk 0.14 miles. Take the ramp to US-1. Keep left at the fork in the ramp. Turn left onto East Avenue and continue 0.76 miles. Turn left onto Sea View Avenue.

From the West: Take I-95 North to exit 16. Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Turn right onto East Avenue and continue 0.69 miles. Turn left onto Sea View Avenue.