Sportfishing Boston Harbor and beyond
SPECIAL NOTE: for the 2020 season, the state of MASS has set the striped bass limit as 1 fish per person between 28-35 inches. Fish shorter or longer than this limit MUST BE RETURNED to the water alive.
Rates are based on 6 anglers unless marked "per person":
Boston Harbor morning, 6 hrs $ 800
Boston Harbor afternoon, 4 hrs $ 600
Boston Harbor Evening, 3 hrs $ 150pp
Open Shared trips (call) $ 150pp
Boston Harbor 8 hrs $ 1000
Full Day Offshore, 10-12 hrs $1400
(Full day offshore is 4 person MAX.)
Spring Haddock trip $ 150pp
Flounder/striped bass combo $ 800
Guided full day trips on your own vessel: $300.00
Upon booking a trip, a $100 deposit is required to hold the reservation. Payment can be made via PayPal (firstname.lastname@example.org), Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Venmo, Cash or local checks.
NOTE: a 3.0% upcharge will be made when using credit cards & PayPal .
Don't forget to tip the mate! Please remember the mate works only for tips and a 20% cash tip is customary.
WHAT TO CONSIDER BRINGING ALONG ON A CHARTER:
Fishing tackle and rod&reels: ALL gear will be provided however please bring along any of your personal gear that you would like to give a work out.
Food&beverages: Bring snacks, drinks, sandwiches etc. for the day unless other arrangements have been made with the Captain. Beer in cans is permitted however NO hard liquor. DRUGS of any kind are NOT permitted per Coast Guard regulations.
DO NOT BRING BANANAs on your trip.
Make sure you have extra coolers with ice (may be left on your vehicle or brought onboard at the Captain's discretion) for all the fish you intend to bring home!
Weather: appropriate clothing, remember it is usually much colder out on the water than the land. Rain gear if there is a forecast chance of showers. If you have waterproof pants (e.g. Grundens) and boots, highly recommended. Sunscreen/hat/sunglasses. Camera/ smartphone/charging cords, please take proper precaution to protect all electronic devices from saltwater (the Captain & crew are NOT RESPONSIBLE for damage or lost overboard to these devices). Please make previous arrangements for obtaining sea sick pills/patches/etc. BEFORE arriving for your charter IF you or your party have any history of seasickness, it will make the day more pleasant for everyone onboard.
Trips may be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, mainly inclement weather, solely at the discretion of the Captain. IF your trip is cancelled you may reschedule or request your $100 retainer be refunded.
If the charter person/group cancels for any reason, especially in the 24-48 hrs before the scheduled trip, the $100 retainer is forfetted. Outside the 24-48 hr window, the retainer may be refunded at the Captain's discretion.