Massachusetts fishing is a favored sport among natives
and visitors and can be enjoyed all through the year.
Many anglers think that Massachusetts is just a collection
of old style fishing villages such as Gloucester or New Bedford that only
specialize in commercial fishing. Though commercial fishing
has a long history and is very lucrative in Massachusetts,
so is charter fishing in the state.
When chartering a trip for Massachusetts fishing the
possibilities are endless and catching bluefish,
codfish and trophy size striped bass is most definitely
attainable. Both experienced and inexperienced anglers
normally schedule charter fishing trips during the summer
time when fishing is at its prime. Many Massachusetts
fishing charters will take anglers 40 or more miles off
shore where they can battle with large ocean fish for
hours on end. At this point no one needs to worry about
North Shores Charters offers deep sea fishing in Massachusetts from Boston to Gloucester for all angling levels. North Shore Charters boasts that "we don't take you deep sea fishing, we take you fish catching!". North Shore charters guarantees "keeper" striped bass and other large game fish when taking you deep sea fishing in Massachusetts.
Other trips available include cod, haddock, shark and tuna fishing. North Shore Charter owners are consistent winners of local Boston Deep Sea Fishing and Boston Big Game Fishing tournaments and are 4 time featured captains on the popular NESN New England Outdoors televison show. These guys are pretty great fishing guides and one of the best to take you deep sea fishing in Massachusetts.
B-Fast Charters is another fishing charter company that's
been offering fishing in Massachusetts since 1989. They
specialize in cod fishing on Stellwagen Bank, and charters
in light tackle and fly fishing in the Boston Harbor and
South Shore area for bluefish and striped bass.
The Boston tours are a great way to get out of the city
for a day.
Skip a Dory Charters is yet another successful fishing charter company offering trips out of the Boston area. Their specialty lies in both deep sea fishing and inshore trips and they boast that they "guarantee" clients won't be disappointed.
How do these charters make promises like these? Because
the Massachusetts area is an angler's paradise and it's
more uncommon not to catch something than to catch something!
These charter companies rely on their expert anglers
who know the area and its waters like the backs of their
hands. They know all the sweet spots and honey holes in
which to take avid fishermen. The fishing boats used by
the charter companies are big and powerful with large
deck areas and are able to navigate difficult waters easily.
There is lots of fishing in Massachusetts to be enjoyed,
especially around Marthas
Vineyard and Cape Cod. Lots of charters operate out
of the area including Maverick Fishing Charters with the
very accomplished Captain Jack Riley onboard. Jack Riley
has commercial, sport and charter fished the East Cape
and Islands for 25 years and knows some of the best fishing
spots in the area and how to reel in monster fish from
Ice fishing in Massachusetts is also a popular winter
sport allowing anglers to get their fishing fix even in
the dead of winter, often accommodated in warm ice-fishing
huts on frozen lakes. Lake trout fishing remains an angling
pastime in the spring and fall fishing in Massachusetts
is possible as well but the biggest and best catches happen
in the summer season. Fishing charters are quite expensive
but there are deals to be had and often the better prices
come with more anglers on board. When to go is does depend
slightly on what you want to fish for. Whatever your desire,
fishing charters in Massachusetts are sure to accommodate.