• Rhode Island Light Tackle & Fly Fishing Charters
  • brian@pattersonguideservice.com
  • 401-293-0223
brian@pattersonguideservice.com   401-293-0223
Patterson Guide Service’s goal is to provide you with a Rhode Island or Cape Cod fly fishing or light tackle trip you will never forget!  I will take the necessary steps to ensure that every trip you take with me is enjoyable, educational and of course, full of action.  When you fish with me, you can count on my patient, friendly instruction, enthusiasm and guidance to make every minute count.” - Capt. Brian Patterson
Enjoy a Fully Customizable Experience:
Light Tackle Spinning Gear • Saltwater Fly Fishing Gear
Newport, RI • Bristol, RI • Cape Cod, MA
Striped Bass & Bluefish • False Albacore & Bonito • Bluefin Tuna
Shore Trips • 23’ Northcoast Center Console
Call 401-293-0223 for more information


Block Island Striped Bass

2016 is booked but don’t let that stop you!

With all potential dates blocked out (I do have to work you know!), I am currently not able to accept new charters for the remainder of 2016. Please feel free to email me and if I get a cancellation for a Saturday or Sunday, I will let you know! In the meantime, I do work… Read More »


Season Update

I apologize for the delay in reports but it has been one of those seasons! Fishing has been hot from inshore to offshore and everything in between. Fluke and Sea Bass have stayed consistent along the shorelines of Newport as well as some excellent topwater bass action. Block island has had its moments of head… Read More »


New PDF download for “what to bring” items!

I know this is a small addition but it is the most popular question captain are asked (aside from our rates of course). Now to ease the confusion, our wonderful web developer, Great Harbor Digital, assisted me in getting a PDF download link so that you can print it out and just check the boxes!… Read More »

UA PGS 2015

June Updates

Hopefully as you read this you each had a great weekend! The fishing has been nothing short of phenomenal. Word finally got out that we have been having so much success that we brought the attention of the other charter captains and weekend warriors trying to get what we have been having (thus the reasons… Read More »


We Love May!

Ah, that time of year when the fish come in the upper bay in large numbers and feed on big baits. That time of year where they feed through most of the day, water temps stay in the 50’s, minimal boats on the water and doubling up is more common. Its that time of year… Read More »