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Fishing St Thomas - aboard Black Pearl an
Award Winning Sport Fishing Charter Boat USVI BVI!

Black Pearl is a legendary award winning St Thomas and St John sport fishing charter boat and is one of the top three St Thomas fishing charters in the Virgin Islands offering daily USVI and BVI fishing charters, Billfish and Marlin Tournament fishing, and custom fishing trips for over 25 years, for serious fishermen to family friendly charters, leaving from St Thomas or St John.

St Thomas Virgin Islands is home to some of the best blue water Big Game fishing in the Caribbean, and was ranked #2 in the entire world for legendary Blue Marlin fishing on the Famous North Drop in 2009!


Dolphin/Dorado Yellow Fin Tuna Wahoo
Sailfish Blue Marlin
White Marlin
It's all here in the
US Virgin Islands!

Black Pearl which is fully professionally equipped and fully licensed, has been creating exceptional fishing charters for guests like you around St Thomas, St John and surrounding US Virgin and British Virgin Islands inshore and offshore.

Anyone can take you fishing, but our strength is our experience and knowledge. The crew of the Black Pearl knows where the best places are to fish and to hunt them down on any given day.


Whether you are a novice or experienced angler, and of course even a Pro, fishing aboard Black Pearl assures you complete confidence in your choice of a sport fishing charter boat for your fishing adventure during your visit to St. Thomas or St. John, Virgin Islands, even surrounding Islands BVI's, Spanish Main.

Experience a day of fishing you will always remember on board the Black Pearl with Capt. Jim because of his passion for hunting them down. Enough Said!



Blue Marlin and Sport Fishing at its Best in the

United States & British Virgin Islands of the Caribbean!


2016 Blue Marlin Season June - October

We've got the Blue's do you?


09/01/16 - Note from the Bridge, we only have two more moons left during the Blue Marlin season Sept. & Oct. If you haven't reserved your date/s yet, 10-12 days before each full moon and a few days on the back side is considered the Prime Bite window. These dates book early call in advance to make sure you don't miss out 340-775-9982. Tight Lines!

08/19/16 - Black Pearl goes 1/1 today on blues's, again Bill Gettens pulls one out for the team.

08/17/16 - Black Pearl goes 2/4 on Blue's today on the drop Bill Gettens adds to his running total. Congratulations Bill on his 11th annual trip fishing St. Thomas on the Black Pearl!.

07/13/16 - Black Pearl goes 1/1 today on the North Drop congratulations to Will Fletcher on his 1st Blue Marlin at approx. 300lb and this baby put up a fight and he caught it with stand up gear, great job!



07/12/16 - After a slow morning Capt. Jim heads back towards St. Thomas to change it up a for guest. They had fun reeling in this nice 30lb Kingfish good job!





11/24/15 - It's "official" after the 11/22/15 VIGFC Wahoo Tournament Capt.. Jim with his beloved BLACK PEARL still holds the record for the largest documented Wahoo caught in St. Thomas Virgin Islands during the 2003 VIGFC Wahoo Tournament with the huge 94.1 lb beast. Good going Jim 13 year run so far keep em' trying every year!

The Big Wahoooo 94.1 lb.





st thomas deep sea fishing black pearlBlack Pearl 38ft Bertram Sportfisher




See Video below Fish On! St. Thomas St. John Virgin Islands Sport Fishing aboard Black Pearl!




Marlin Fishing St. Thomas Black PearlCapt. Jim creating his own Aqua Water while backing down on the Big Blue!




Black Pearl Marlin FishingBlack Pearl 2013 ABMT Tournament





Blue Marlin Fishing Black PearlFor the Reavis/Sherman Party just another Blue Marlin!





Fishing St Thomas 600lb Blue Marlin on Black PearlFriday 13th June 2014 on the Full Moon 600lb Blue Marlin Released on the South Drop Imagine That!





Congratulations to Bill and his son Leviathan that fished on Fathers Day 06/21/15 and caught their 1st Blue Marlin at a whopping 650lb+ the team fought the beast for 2:23 mins until the release was made, a picture is worth a thousand BRAGS!





Congratulations to Jerry on his 1st Blue Marlin a nice 425-450lb beauty caught on the North Drop 07/09/15.




Angler Mike Groves fights his Blue Marlin while 2nd Mate Edgar Bengoa doesn't let go for a beautiful release.





Brandons 1st Blue Marlin a North Drop 425lb on 08/20/15 Nice Birthday Present and Congratulations!





Lars Lindquist 350lb 1st Blue Marlin Nice Fish!



















































































Black Pearl releases 3/3 Blue Marlin today and 1st Blue Marlin each for these South Carolina boys great job Russell Reynolds 450lb Blue Marlin, Mike Turbeville 350lb Blue Marlin, Wendell Reynolds 400lb Blue Marlin. 08/31/15 - WOW, what a day



Blue Water Big Game Fishing in St Thomas St John Virgin Islands


Nick Evers caught this 250lb Dancing Blue Marlin on the North Drop 09/07/14 must see to believe this experience! Bill Evers was able to capture this great image.





2015 Top Local Charter Boat "ABMT"

USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament



Black Pearl's video Fish On!


Deep Sea Fishing St Thomas at its Best

In the beautiful Caribbean Waters of the Virgin Islands



We know it is your choice and we thank you for taking your time to visit Black Pearls website.

Tight Lines,

Capt. Jim, Diane, & Crew