Archangel ChartersNewport Rhode Island’s Premier Fishing Charter

Captain Mike Littlefield has grown up fishing the waters off Newport RI. Captain Mike started his maritime career working on offshore fishing vessels out of high school. Soon after he joined the Merchant Marines and excelled to the rank of Master on offshore ITB Tug and Barges. On his time off, he is working on fishing boats in Narragansett Bay and waters off Newport, RI both as a commercial fisherman and as a charter Captain

The fishing charters we specialize in are Inshore fishing trips. These trips include catching striped bass, bluefish, blackfish, seabass and fluke. On our offshore fishing charters, we specialize in shark fishing and target many varieties of shark that’s guaranteed to make your fishing trip the most exciting experience you will have on your vacation in Rhode Island.  The type of fishing rods we use onboard are made by local Ralph Craft at Crafty One Customs. They are designed to be a light action rod giving the angler the full effect of how powerful these fish really are. 

Arch Angel Fishing Charters specializes around Rhode Island inshore and offshore for your fishing charter’s needs. When Captain Mike is not charter fishing, he is hauling his scup and seabass pots on the BHM.

  • Child holding fish on Arch Angel Charter


With nicknames like ‘City by the Sea’ and ‘Fishing Capital of the state,’ Newport, Rhode Island, appears in many respects to be one of the most beautiful places in the state. Whether your looking for a fishing charter or just a sunset cruise, we can accommodate to your specific needs. On your fishing charter you can explore the beautiful coastline and mansions on ocean drive.

  • Man holding fish on Arch Angel Charter
  • Man holding fish on Arch Angel Charter
  • Man holding fish on Arch Angel Charter
  • Woman holding fish on Arch Angel Charter
  • Family holding fish on Arch Angel Charter


Narragansett Bay is home to a wide range of fish species, from black sea bass, flounder, scup, striped bass. These species are an important part of our Bay and coastal ecosystem. These fish are widely valued for commercial and recreational fishing, and are part of the fabric of the economy and culture of Southeastern New England.

  • Woman holding fish on Arch Angel Charter
  • Four men on Arch Angel Charter
  • Woman Holding Fish on Arch Angel Charter
  • Man Holding fish on Arch Angel Charter
  • Woman holding fish on Arch Angel Charter


With over 30 years working on the water, The crew of ArchAngel Charters knows where the fish are always hiding throughout the year. Safety is always are number one concern aboard our vessels. We take pride in maintaining a safe environment for our customers.

Deep Sea Fishing in Rhode Island

Our recent edition, the “Archangel” is a 31 ft. BHM Downeaster style Lobster boat with an enclosed pilothouse for comfort. The BHM has a certificate of documentation, goes through a complete safety inspection yearly and is powered by a brand new John Deere 6081. One of the most comfortable fishing charters you will ever experience in Newport RI.   

The ArchAngel is inspected every year and passes a thorough safety check before each charter to ensure safety is our top priority.  The ArchAngel will fish up to six people for an inshore trip comfortable and up to four people for offshore trips to insure everyone has plenty of time enjoying catching an assortment of species on your fishing trip.  We can pick you up in Newport, RI while you’re on your vacation or meet you at the dock in Portsmouth, RI.

Whether you’re on a quest for a 200-pound Mako Shark off the coast of Rhode Island, a relaxing seabass / fluke combo off of Newport or a chance to land that trophy Striped Bass while vacationing in Rhode Island, our deep sea fishing trips provide anglers with fun and excitement from the moment we leave the dock and guaranteed to last throughout the trip. 


Our expertise in boats, motors, electronics, safety equipment and fishing tackle has made saltwater fishing more accessible than ever before. Our main goal while on your fishing charters is your safety and to insure you fishing trip will bring an exciting day that will make memories forever. Give us a call or text us with any questions you might have regarding our Rhode Island fishing charters

If you are traveling to Newport RI ensure you take in all the sights Newport has to offer.  We also offer scenic tours allowing you to tour Newport by waterfront.  There are beautiful mansions on Ocean Drive, wildlife, and seals to view. We can always jig up a seabass or two for a fresh tasty dinner!  Newport, RI has a very rich history you will definitely want to soak in.  Make the most out of it when you are here and contact Lindsay Castergini to find the perfect rental for your stay. Thank you very much for stopping by, hope to get you on the water!