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Maine Sportfishing Charter Boats

Charter boats can accommodate up to six anglers.


Happy angler holds large cod caught on "Seafari" The "Seafari" heading out to fishing grounds

Seafari Charters
"Seafari"
Capt. Barry Bush
7 Island Ave
Kittery, ME 03904
207-439-5068
Email:
Internet Site: www.seafaricharters.com
Port: Kittery, ME and Portsmouth, NH.  Others by special request.
Species: cod, haddock, pollock, mackerel, striped bass, "giant" bluefin tuna
Passengers: 15 people maximum fishing
Schedule: May 1 - November 30
Fees: $800 and up
Other: USCG inspected and certified for 100 miles offshore with 20 passengers.  Cruise at approximalty 20 knots.  We specialize in families, small groups, clubs, corporate charters and work groups.


Happy angler holds striped bass caught aboard "Shearwater" Two anglers holds striped bass caught aboard "Shearwater"

Shearwater Charters
"Shearwater"
Capt. Bill Coite
PO Box 472
York Harbor, ME 03911
207-363-5324
207-475-5317 (cell)
Email: (coming soon)
Internet: www.mainestripers.net
Port: York Harbor
Species: mackerel, striped bass, bluefish, "schoolie" bluefin tuna (August and September)
Passengers: fly fishing: 2 people maximum, bait fishing: up to 4 people
Schedule: May - October 1
Fees: half-day charter $350, full-day charter $475
Other: Fly fishing for striped bass is our specialty.  We also offer fly casting instruction.  In addition to the "Shearwater" 22' Aquasport that holds 4 people.  *Fuel surcharge may be necessary on some trips.


Large striped bass caught while fishing with FishTale Charters Young angler proudly holds striped bass caught while fishing with FishTale Charters

FishTale Charters
Capt. Dave Gittins
85 Bog Rd
York, ME 03909
207-450-4048 (cell)
Email:
Internet Site: www.maineflyfishing.net
Port: York Harbor
Species: striped bass, mackerel, bluefish, juvenile bluefin tuna
Passengers: 2 people maximum
Schedule: last week of May - September 30
Fees: half-day $350, full-day $450
Other: Fly fishing and light tackle, no bait.  Inshore structure fishing and site fishing the flats from a 22' Pathfinder.  Casting instruction on request.


The "Rip Tide", the vessel used by charters A large striped bass caught aboard "Rip Tide"

Rip Tide Charters
"Rip Tide"
Capt. Dave Guerard
1 Georgia St
York, ME 03909
207-363-2536 (home)
207-337-3608 (cell)
Email:
Internet Site: www.mainestriperfishing.com
Port: trailered boat - Eliot, Wells Harbor, York and Biddeford, ME; Cashman Park in Newburyport, MA
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, "schoolie" bluefin tuna
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: May 16 - October 16
Fees: half-day $350, full-day $450
Other: Fly fishing and light tackle from the Merrimack River to Saco Bay and the Isles of Shoals.  All tackle and bait furnished.  Fish from a 20' Lund Alaskan with 80 hp Yamaha four-stroke.  USCG Licensed and Registered Maine Guide.


Gath IV departs Wells Harbor Town Dock on a Family Trip Captain Whit with Steve Schowberg's (FL) 50 lb+ striper, released unharmed

Captain Satch & Sons
"Gath IV"
Capt. Whitney McMahon
PO Box 225
North Berwick, ME 03906
207-475-4676
207-475-4705
Email:
Internet Site: www.wellsharbor.com
Port: Wells Harbor
Species: inshore: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel; offshore: cod, pollock
Passengers: 10 people maximum
Schedule: May 25 - October 15
Fees: Inshore: 4 hour - $75 per person, 6 hour - $95 per person. Charter price for up to 10 guests: 4 hours - $695, 6 hours - $895. Inshore Family Discovery Trip: 2 hours - $275 Charter.
Other: Our new USCG Inspected vessel can now accomocate the entire family. 10 person inshore Charters. Big fish! Family fun!


"India Marie" & "Gath IV" alongside the Wells Harbor Town Dock Bear Both (NY) with his 42 lb trophy white hake

Captain Satch & Sons
"India Marie"
Capt. Satch McMahon
PO Box 225
North Berwick, ME 03906
207-475-4676
207-475-4705
Email:
Internet Site: www.wellsharbor.com
Port: Wells Harbor Town Dock
Species: Offshore: cod, pollock, haddock, sharks, bluefin tuna. Inshore: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel.
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: May 1 - November 1
Fees: 10 hour offshore charter $1025, 10 hour offshore for individual anglers every friday $175 per person, 4 hour inshore striper charter $495, 6 hour inshore striper charter $625.
Other: Nicely equipped to travel offshore to target cod, haddock & pollock.  We also are equipped to target various species or shark and bluefin tuna upon request.


The "Karen Ann" out fishing Happy angler holds striped bass caught aboard "Karen Ann"

"Karen-Ann"
Capt. Jim Shaw
PO Box 307
Moody, ME 04054
207-337-4496 (cell)
Email:
Port: Wells Harbor
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: May - October
Fees: half-day (4 hours) 4 passengers $275
Other: Parker 25' sportfishing boat.  All bait and tackle provided.


Couple with a nice striper Anglers with a nice striper

Capt. Steve Brettell
336 Guinea Rd
Biddeford, ME 04005
207-468-1015 (cell)
Email: brettell.steve@gmail.com
Internet Site: www.stevebretell.com
Port: Kennebunkport
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel
Passengers: up to 4 people maximum
Schedule: May - October
Fees: $325 for four hours
Other: The fishing season runs from mid-May through September.  All tackle and bait will be provided.  The boat is conveniently located at Arundel Wharf in beautiful downtown Kennebunkport, Maine.  While we do encourage catch and release so that others may experience the thrill and joy of catching a really big striper, if you wish to keep your catch we will gladly fillet and package it for you. The boat is a 23 foot Edgwater; a large high sided, center console that is powered with a 200 hp Yamaha outboard.  The boat is also equipped with an enclosed private head (bathroom).  On many trips, we find time to check Capt. Steve's lobster traps, which is always a fun time seeing what the ocean can give up as well as getting a chance to see firsthand how the lobster fishing industry works.  From measuring and banding them, to putting them in the live well for the trip back to the dock, it is always a fun and memorable experience.


Large striped bass held by an angler on "Trina Lyn" Children displaying their catch

Trina Lyn Fishing Charters
"Trina Lyn"
Capt. Todd Stewart
9 Foss Rd
Saco, ME 04072
207-284-2352 (office)
207-283-2352 (cell)
Email: or
Internet Site: www.trinalyn.com
Port: Old Orchard Beach
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, pollock, cod, haddock, sharks
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: May - October
Fees: half-day $390, full-day $695 near coastal; offshore full-day $750
Other: Come aboard the Trina Lyn for an exciting day of sportfishing off the coast of Old Orchard Beach.  Regardless of your fishing experience or knowledge you will have a great time.  Captain Todd Stewart has been running sportfishing charters for people of all abilities since 1994.  We fish for striped bass, bluefish, mackerel and pollock within just a few miles of the shoreline.  Depending on the offshore conditions we may be fishing for tuna, shark, cod, haddock and a variety of other species.  Children of any age are always welcome on any trip.  However, we also offer trips SPECIFICALLY for children where we can go see some wild seals, we can pull lobster traps and take several pictures or video, we can tour and cruise around, and of course we can catch fish.  These childrens trips are based on the "play it by ear" concept, where you can choose how long we stay out on the water, and how long we do a certain activity.  The Trina Lyn is located at the Camp Ellis Fisherman's Pier, which is located 5 minutes from Old Orchard Beach.  Captain Todd is a US Coast Guard licensed Captain as well as a licensed Maine Guide.  Contact Captain Todd Stewart and reserve your trip now.


A large striped bass caught aboard "Stripers-R-Us" "Stripers-R-Us" beached on shore

White Birch Guide Service
"Stripers-R-Us"
Capt. Paul R. Bois
57 West Lovell Rd
Lovell, ME 04051
207-925-1740 (home)
207-653-0832 (cell)
Email: whitebirchgs@gmail.com
Internet Site: www.whitebirchguideservice.com
Port: Saco River and Saco Bay
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: May - October
Fees: 6 hour trip $400 for 3 people
Other: Specializing in inshore and river fishing for stripers and blues on light tackle.  Fully equipped 20' Lund Alaskan with 90hp Suzuki 4-stroke.  As seen on North American Fisherman ESPN2 Outdoors.


Hinkley Offshore Enterprises
"Maine Inspiration"
Capt. Jim Hinkley
57-B Hill St
Saco, ME 04072
207-284-7663
207-229-6057 (cell)
Email:
Port: Saco (Camp Ellis)
Species: sharks, bluefin tuna, striped bass, bluefish, groundfish
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: approximatly June 1 - September 30
Fees: full-day offshore $575, plus Mate's gratuities
Other: Big fish are our speciality.  Two state records are to our credit, including the 680 lb. mako shark rod and reel state record.


Group of anglers hold their catch from trip on "Rippin' Lips" Happy angler holds huge striped bass caught on "Rippin' Lips"

Rippin' Lips Charters
"Rippin' Lips"
Capt. Jim Bollinger
82 Cooks Brook Rd
Dayton, ME 04005
207-499-7474 (home)
207-229-3845 (cell)
Email:
Internet Site: www.rippinlipscharters.com
Port: Camp Ellis Pier in Saco
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, cod, haddock, sharks
Passengers: up to 5 people inshore, 3 people offshore, 6 people kids trips
Schedule: May - September
Fees: Please check our website for season's rates.
Other: Old Orchard Beach, Maine, fishing charters with Capt. Jim Bollinger.  Capt. Jim is an avid outdoorsman who has been fishing Maine's coastal waters for over 25 years.  His experience and passion for fishing will ensure you have a fun and memorable Maine fishing experience.  Rippin' Lips Charters offers half-day recreational fishing trips for striped bass, bluefish and mackerel on the famous Saco River, only 3 miles from Old Orchard Beach.  We also offer 2-hour "Fish Lips" Kids Trips, designed around the young angler.  Catch fish and come see sea creatures including crabs, starfish and seals.  We will pull lobster traps and discover what's inside.


Angler holds striped bass caught while fishing on "Lethal Weapon" Angler holds nice cod caught while fishing on "Lethal Weapon"

Coastal and Offshore Charters
"Lethal Weapon"
Capt. Bob Liston, Jr.
13 Devotion Ave
Sanford, ME 04073
207-324-3430
207-651-3578 (cell)
Email:
Internet Site: www.lethalweaponfishing.com
Port: Wells Harbor
Species: cod, haddock, pollock, striped bass, bluefish, "giant" & "footbal" bluefin tuna, sharks
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: May - October (Columbus Day)
Fees: 3 hours $325, 4 hours $425, 5 hours $525, 6 hours $700, 8 hours $900, 10 hours $1075, 12 hours $1200.
Other: In 2007 the "Lethal Weapon" started offering a new 3 hour Coastal Trip for $299.  We also make Super Marathon Charters over 12 hours - call for details.  All fees are to charter the boat, not per person, with a maximum of 6 passengers.  38' of total fishing pleasure.  Each angler has his or her own individual custom padded chair for comfort.


Captain and angler with a nice sized striped bass. The fishing vessel Elaina Marie.

Stone Coast Anglers, Inc
"Elaina Marie"
Capt. Paul J. Rioux
3 Maria Ln
Kennebunk, ME 04043
207-468-9781
Email:
Internet Site: www.stonecoastanglers.com
Port: Kennebunk/Kennebunkport
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, cod, haddock, bluefin tuna, sharks
Passengers: 4 anglers - up to 6 passengers
Schedule: April 15 - October 15
Fees: 2, 4, 6 and 8 hour trips available.  Call for current rates.
Other: We specialize in saltwater fly fishing and light tackle angling.  All bait and tackle included - no license required.  USCG licensed and Master Maine Guide.


Angler poses next to shark caught aboard "Bigger 'n Better" Capt. Mike Sosik and angler hold tuna caught aboard "Bigger 'n Better"

Bigger 'N Better Sportfishing
"Bigger 'N Better"
Capt. Michael F. Sosik Jr.
28 Southbridge Rd, Unit #307
Charlton, MA 01507
508-434-0357 (home)
774-200-3020 (cell)
Email: mfsosik@nemerchant.com
Port: York Harbor
Species: sharks, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: June 30 - October 1
Fees: $900 - $1,600
Other: "Bigger 'N Better" is an Albin Sportfisher, 35' overall. Has inside wheelhouse, galley & head.


The "Cast Away" floating in the bay Happy angler holds striped bass caught aboard "Cast Away"

Cast Away Fishing Charters
"Cast Away"
Capt. Niels Jacob
PO Box 245
Kennebunkport, ME 04046
207-284-1740
Email: niels@castawayfishingcharters.com
Internet Site: www.castawayfishingcharters.com
Port: Kennebunkport
Species:
striped bass, bluefish
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: mid-May - end of September
Fees: half-day $350, full-day $500


Anglers displaying their striper and flyrod Angler displaying his school bluefin tuna

Shoals Fly Fishing and Light Tackle
"Miss Jodine"
Capt. Peter A. Whelan
100 Gates St
Portsmouth, NH 03801
603-205-5318
603-427-0401
Email:
Internet Site: www.shoalsflyfishing.com
Port: Town Dock in Kittery Point, ME; Wentworth Marina in New Castle, NH
Species:
striped bass, bluefish, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 2 - 4 people maximum
Schedule: May 15 - October 15
Fees: 4-5 hours inshore $350, 6-7 hours inshore $450, tuna - call Captain
Other: Fly fishing and light tackle, all tackle provided.  23' center console, GPS, radar, color fish finder, all USCG safety gear.  Credit cards accepted and book online at www.shoalsflyfishing.com.


Saco Bay Stripers
"Amy Vee"
Capt. Cal Robinson
5 Paquatanee Place
Biddeford, ME 04005
207-205-1130 (cell)
207-283-0712 (home)
Email: crobinson14@maine.rr.com
Internet Site: www.sacobaystripers.com
Port: Camp Ellis, Biddeford Pool
Species:
striped bass, bluefish, "school" bluefin tuna
Passengers: 3 people maximum
Schedule: May 1 - September 13
Fees: $300 for 4 hours fishing; $200 for 2 hours Kids Trip, fishing, or clamming
Other: I do a 2 hour Lobster and Lighthouse Trip for 3 people for $200.  I also do a 2 hour Clamming Trip for up to 3 people for $200.


"Priorities" out on a fishing charter Angler shows off two cod caught on "Priorities"

Priorities Charters
"Priorities"
Capt. John Leahy
258 Granite St Ext
Biddeford, ME 04005
207-284-1907
207-590-8224 (cell)
Email:
Internet Site: www.prioritiescharters.com
Port: Camp Ellis Pier in Saco
Species:
cod, haddock, striped bass, bluefish, sharks, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: May 15 - October 1
Fees: call


24 inch striper The "Pritnear Heaven" is a 27 foot Albamarle Express

Pritnear Heaven Charters
"Pritnear Heaven"
Capt. David Johnson
17 Rosewood Circle
Kennebunk, ME 04043
207-590-2276
Email:
Internet Site: www.pritnearheavencharter.com
Port: Camp Ellis Pier
Species:
striped bass, bluefish, cod, haddock, sharks, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 5 people maximum
Schedule: June 1 - October 1
Fees: see website
Other: The "Pritnear Heaven" is a 27 foot Albamarle Express, with an enclosed marine head below deck.  Captain Dave is a USCG Licensed Captain and Maine Guide.


"Jillian II" tied to her slip in Camp Ellis, Saco Shortfin mako shark on the boom of "Jillian II"

Jillian II Fishing Charters
"Jillian II"
Capt. Richard Crosby
34 Eaton Dr
Buxton, ME 04093
207-929-8952
207-756-2143 (cell)
Email:
Port: Saco River, Norwoods Marina
Species: inshore: all game fish, but I love to to charter people for sharks.  offshore: cod, haddock, pollock, sharks
Passengers: 4 people maximum in general, 3 people maximum for shark
Schedule: May 30 - September 15
Fees: half-day (7 a.m. - 1 p.m.) $450 up to 6 people, offshore shark charter full-day $600 up to 3 people, groundfish $550 up to 4 people
Other: Charter fishing on my vacations and weekends only for now thanks.


  Captain and son with giant bluefin tuna.Former Maine State Record blue shark

Adventures Offshore
"Relentless"
Capt. Brad MacDonald
9 Foch St
Sanford, ME 04073
207-432-7286 (cell)
Email: relentlessfishing@yahoo.com
Port: Camp Ellis Pier
Species:
groundfish, sharks, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: June 1 - October
Fees: call please


Anglers displaying their striped bass The "Tina Marie" at dock

L&B Charters
"Gray Matter" & "Tina Marie"
(Master) Capt. Phil Herron
18 Shamrock Ln
Wells, ME 04090
207-646-5599, 207-651-1568
Email: captphil@maine.rr.com
Ports: Wells Harbor in Wells, Perkins Cove in Ogunquit
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, cod, haddock, bluefin tuna, sharks (& Boon Island Tours)
Passengers: 4 maximum (6 for Boon Island Tours)
Season: May 1 - Oct 15
Fees: $295 inshore (4 hours), $200 Boon Island Lighthouse Tour (2 hours)
Other: Shark season: August - October, Phil Herron is a U.S.C.G. Master Captain. Boon Island Tours (2 hours). All supplies provided. Please bring camera!


A little man and a big striper F/V Three Ladies

Three Ladies Fishing Charters
"Three Ladies"
Capt. Mark Driscoll
202 Atlantic Ave
Wells, ME 04090
207-646-7452
207-337-8800 (cell)
Email: threeladies202@gmail.com
Internet:
wellsmainefishingcharters.com
Ports:
Wells Harbor, ME
Species: striped bass, bluefish and mackerel
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Season: May 1 - October 1
Fees: $325 for 4 hour charter
Other: USGC Inspected.  Family fishing.  No license required.  All gear and bait provided.  Clean private head!  USGS Master and Registered Maine Guide. Catch and release encouraged.


An angler with a nice striped bass. The "Libretti Rose II"

Libreti Rose II Charters
"Libreti Rose II"
Capt. Bruce Hebert
89 McLucas Rd
East Waterboro, ME 04030
207-247-4349
207-432-4349 (cell)
Email: libretirose@yahoo.com
Internet:
www.libretirose.com
Ports:
Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, cod, haddock, bluefin tuna, sharks
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Season: May - October
Fees: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 hour trips available, Design Your Own Trip.
Other: The Libreti Rose II is perfect for family outings, children of all ages are welcome.  We also have a private bathroom.  All bait and tackle is provided.  Captain Bruce has over 40 years fishing experience.  He also has a US Coast Guard Master Captains License and is a Registered Maine Guide.  We are located at the Nonantum Resort in Beautiful Kennebunkport, Maine.


The "Sea Gar" at the dock Anglers displaying their shortfin mako shark

Sea Gar Charters
"Sea Gar"
Capt. Dan Durgin Sr. & Capt Dan Durgin Jr.
774-272-0382
Email: daniel.durgin@gmail.com
Internet: www.seagarcharters.com
Ports: Wells, ME
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Season: June 15 - October 15
Fees: 1/2 day inshore - $325, full day offshore - $650, full day combo offshore $800, 2 hour Family Fish & Cruise $200.


The "Valborg" heading out Anglers with their giant bluefin tuna

Dragor Fisheries, Inc.
"Valborg"
Capt. Kirk C. Plender
PO Box 67
Peaks Island, ME 04108
207-650-3660
Email: valborgcharter@gmail.com
Ports: Kittery and Portland
Species: groundfish, bluefin tuna, sharks, striped bass
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Season: June 1 to November 1
Fees: $450 half day, $800 full day
Other: Private head, fighting chair, penn international reels


Hookdup Fishing Charters
"Angler Management"
Capt. Garon Mailman
70 Old Orchard Rd
Saco, ME 04072
207-229-3780
207-571-4067
Email: (coming soon)
Ports: Camp Ellis; Saco, ME
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Season: June - October


Big Fish Charters, LLC
"Amy Lynne"
Capt. Dennis Carpenter
PO Box 387
Kittery, ME 03904
207-752-7019
Email: captcarp@icloud.com
Internet: www.bigfishchartersllc/vip-charters.com
Ports: Pepperrell Cove
Species: cod, haddock, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Season: Late May - September 20
Fees: to be determined


"Miss Megan II" Anglers on "Miss Megan II"

F/V MISS MEGAN II
"Miss Megan II"
Capt. Shawn Tibbetts
1655 Post Rd
Wells, ME 04090
207-502-0368 boat
978-302-6487 cell
Email: captshawntibbetts@gmail.com
Internet: F/V Miss Megan II @ Facebook.com
Ports: Camp Ellis, Old Orchard Beach
Species: bluefin tuna, sharks, cod, haddock, striped bass, bluefish
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Season: April - November
Fees: $375 for 4 hours inshore, $800 for 10 hours offshore, shark & tuna - call for price


The Crosseyed Mackerel at the dock. G Cove Charters' vessel "Nordeste"

G Cove Charters
"Cross-eyed Mackerel" and "Nordeste"
Capt. Greg Brown
PO Box 725
Cape Neddick, ME 03902
207-752-3420
Email: gcovecharters@maine.rr.com
Internet: www.gcovecharters.com
Port: York Harbor Town Dock #2
Species: Inshore: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel. Offshore: groundfish, sharks, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 4 people maximum on 19ft "Cross-eyed Mackerel", 6 people maximum on 30ft "Nordeste"
Schedule: May 1 through November 1
Fees: see website for pricing and details
Other: Capt. Greg Brown is a lifelong resident of York and has been fishing it's shores for over 25 years.  A passionate fisherman, he is happy to share his knowledge and experience with you.  Capt Greg holds a USCG Captians License and is a registered Maine Guide.


Fishing with Capt. Don Sayward. A good catch with Capt. Don Sayward.

Don's First Light
Capt. Don Sayward
533 Coles Hill Rd
Wells, ME 04090
207-216-0503
Email: dsaywar1@maine.rr.com
Internet: www.donsfirstlight.com
Ports: Wells Harbor
Species: striped bass, bluefish, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 3 people maximum
Schedule: June 1 - October 1
Fees: $250 for the first 2 hours then $50 per hour after.


Peter Drummond Registered Guide
"Hannah Grace"
Capt. Peter Drummond
PO Box 294
Kittery Point, ME 03905
207-439-3624
Email: prdrummond@hotmail.com
Port: Kittery Point
Species: striped bass, bluefish
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: June 15 - October 15
Fees: Call for rates.


Wicked Good Outdoors

Wicked Good Outdoors
Capt. Walt Gibson
Saco, ME 04072
Email: wickedgoodoutdoors@maine.rr.com
Internet: WickedGoodOutdoors.com
Port: state boat launch on Saco River in Biddeford
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, cod, haddock, pollock, bluefin tuna, sharks
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: April 1 - October 15
Fees: half day & full day trips available.  Email for current rates.
Other: No license required, all bait and tackle provided.  Fly fishermen must bring own gear.  10% discount for active military & DAVs.


The fishing vessel Woman with two nice pollock.

AJ's Charter Fishing
"Stock Option"

Capt. Edward Alan Johnston
10 Lewis Rd
Kittery, ME 03904
207-439-2517
Email: ajsguideservice@comcast.net
Port: Pepperell Cove at Kittery Point
Species: striped bass, mackerel, bluefish, cod, haddock, bluefin tuna, sharks, pollock
Passengers: inshore - 4 anglers, offshore - 6 anglers
Schedule: inshore: June 1 - October 1, offshore: April 16 - December 31
Fees: inshore 4 hours $400, inshore 7 hours $600, offshore 8 hours $850
Other: All fishing and safety equipment will be supplied by AJ.  All food and drinks are to be brought by anglers. 


Young anglers pose with a healthy "Keeper" striper.

Keeper Charters
"Keeper"

Capt. Marco Lamothe
4 Jordan St
Saco, ME 04072
207-286-5565
Email: marcolamothe.keeper@gmail.com
Internet: www.keeper-charters.com
Port: Saco River
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, sharks
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: weekends until mid-June, daily through Labor Day, then weekends again until mid-October (school teacher)
Fees: $395 for up to four passengers for a four hour trip
Other: Also offering two and three hour harbor cruises and children's excursions.  Tending lobster traps is part of charter and customers keep the lobsters.


Sharks on stand up and fly gear! Striped bass on light tackle!

Diamond Pass Outfitters
"Trisha Lee" & "Miss Sarah"

Capt. Luis Tirado
9 Delaware Ave
South Portland, ME 04106
207-899-5985
Email: info@diamondpassoutfitters.com
Internet: www.diamondpassoutfitters.com
Port: Casco Bay @ Spring Point Marina in South Portland / Saco Bay @ Camp Ellis in Saco
Species: mackerel, striped bass, bluefish, groundfish, shark, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: Inshore species June 1 - September 30, Offshore species (groundfish) May - October, Shark & Tuna July - October
Fees: Inshore $275 - $400, Offshore $600 - $1100


Breton's Charters' Aquasport A big striper with Breton's Charters

Breton's Charters LLC
"Breton's Charters"
Capt. Phillip Breton
PO Box 1060
Wells, ME  04090
207-646-4255
207-641-3735 (cell)
Email: info@bretonsfly.com
Internet: www.bretonsfly.com
Port: Wells Harbor
Species: striped bass, bluefish, sharks, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: May 15 - October 15
Fees: $375 for 4 hour trips
Other: We are a family friendly boat.  Come fish Maine's beautiful southern coast with Breton's Charters.


Perfect boat for Maine's tidewater rivers & coast striped bass caught & released in Saco Bay

Kennebec Tidewater Charters
"Tight Lines"
Capt. Robin Thayer
136 Stevens Corner Rd
West Newfield, ME  04095
207-650-3494
Email: rthayer@kennebectidewater.com
Internet: www.KennebecTidewater.com
Port: Augusta to Saco
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel, and freshwater species
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: May - October
Fees: $350 half day, $500 full day
Other: 2013 marks our 19th season!  Fun for all skill levels.  Lessons available, all gear provided.  Reservations & deposit required in advance, Master Card & Visa accepted.


Tidewater Fishing Charters
"Tidewater"
Capt. Erin Gott
7 Parsons St
Kennebunk, ME  04013
207-590-6635
Email: eringott@yahoo.com
Internet:
www.tidewaterfishing.com
Port:
Kennebunkport
Species: striped bass, bluefish, mackerel
Passengers: 5 people maximum
Schedule: June 15 - September 15


22' center console with elevated casting deck Happy clients catching stripers with light tackle

Maine Coast Guide Service
"The Sea Ward "

Capt. Keith Hall
3 Grandview Dr
Scarborough, ME 04074
207-632-1061
Email: captainkeith@fishmcgs.com
Internet: www.fishmcgs.com
Port: Pine Point Co-op in Scarborough, Bug Light in South Portland, Prouts Neck in Scarborough
Species: striped bass, bluefish
Passengers: 4 people maximum
Schedule: June 1 - October 15
Fees: half day (4 hr) $350, full day (8 hr) $650
Other: Novice to expert, all tackle provided.  Families and children are welcome.  Trips customized to clients' interests.  Lobster trap pulling available.  A fun, safe and exciting day on the water is priority #1!


Stickin' It Out Charters
"Stickin' It Out "

Capt. Matt Roy
219 Back Nippen Rd
Buxton, ME 04093
207-229-9125
Email: sticktuna@gmail.com
Port:
Pine Point in Scarborough
Species: groundfish, striped bass, mackerel, sharks, bluefin tuna
Passengers: 6 people maximum
Schedule: mid May - October
Fees: Half day inshore $350 for up to 6 people, Full day offshore starts at $750 for up to 6 people


Maine Head Boats

Head boats can accommodate seven or more anglers.


Rodney Worley (left) and his 83.5 lb. Atlantic halibut Eleven year old Micha Tower with his 33 lb. cod

"Bunny Clark"
Capt. Tim Tower
PO Box 837
Perkins Cove
Oqunquit, ME 03907
207-646-2214
Email:
Internet Site: www.bunnyclark.com
Port: Perkins Cove in Ogunquit
Species: groundfish (cod, haddock, pollock, hake, cusk)
Passengers: 30 people maximum (marathons: 18 people maximum)
Schedule: daily, April 8 - November 8.  half-day (4 p.m. to 8 p.m.), full-day (7 a.m. to 3 p.m.), marathon (5 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
Fees: half-day $45 per person, full-day $75 per person, extreme $115 per person, marathon $155 per person
Other: >>We have introduced a new trip called the "Extreme" day trip: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.., $115 per person, Tuesdays and Thursdays (April, May, October and November only), 20 person maximum.<<  Daily fishing updates to the internet site. Offer special offshore trips taking fewer passengers.  All IGFA world class fishing equipment (35 world records and 22 Maine state records since 1983), custom rods, 40' boat with 16 knot cruising speed, private charters available, clean vessel with ample bathroom, U.S.C.G. certificate for fishing up to 100 miles offshore with lifesaving equipment suitable for that distance, offshore communication capability, double of all electronics, captain with marine biology background.  Fishing tagging and research program in house with guest participation, trophy fish recognized and awards from Maine state given, photographs of special fish for guests and posting on website and Bunny Clark T's, caps and sweatshirts available.


Anglers displaying their Atlantic cod The "Nor'Easter" at the dock

Nor'easter Fishing LLC
"Nor'easter"

Capt. Michael Perkins
PO Box 1269
Ogunquit, Maine 03907
207-646-3758
Internet site: www.noreasterfishing.com
Port: Performance Marine at 4 Western Ave in Kennebunk
Species: cod, pollock, haddock
Passengers:
24 people maximum
Schedule: May to October
Fees: $85 per person - all day trip
Other: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM.  Also available for private charter.  Great Fishing!!  Experienced captains.


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