3+ HOUR - Evening Sunset Cruise
3+ HOUR - Evening Sunset Cruise
Get back to nature, relax, unwind, and take in the views as we cruise along Gloucester Harbor, and the Annisquam River in Gloucester, MA to watch the sun set. Few things are better than cruising along the calm waters of Gloucester Harbor and enjoying the scenery as it passes by. You’ll see beautiful waterfront homes, trees that go on for miles, boats anchored along the shore, birds headed to roost for the night, and a magnificent sunset to cap of the day.
This experience is a great way to unwind after a long day offshore catching your tuna or striped bass of a lifetime, or if you are visiting our amazing town, and simply want to get out on the water to fully experience what we get to every day here in Gloucester. A sunset cruise on Gloucester Harbor with your friends, family or both, will make memories that last a lifetime and will make you wish you could stay forever. Enjoy a drink, maybe a light snack, while you let worries go, and just enjoy the moment.
A summer evening spent on Tuna Tail Charter’s custom-built boat watching the sunset while cruising Gloucester Harbor and Annisquam River is the perfect way to top off your trip to Gloucester, MA. Let us know if you have any questions about our Evening Sunset Cruises, and we’ll be happy to answer them all.
5 HOUR - HADDOCK AND COD EXPEDITION
We invite you to enjoy our 5-hour Haddock and Cod fishing expedition out of Gloucester, MA! We'll venture offshore for an amazing day targeting Haddock and Cod by fishing the wrecks and ledges. This method is considered bottom fishing, where we present baits, both natural (live/dead) or artificial (jigs/lures) to entice strikes from our targeted species of haddock and cod.
Haddock in Gloucester average between 2lbs - 7lbs, however they can get much larger. Cod however tend to be between 6lbs - 25lbs, and like haddock can get much larger. These delicious fish are a lot of fun to catch regardless of the size and make for a great adventure to include in your trip to Gloucester, MA.
All of the bait, tackle, gas, ice and Massachusetts fishing licenses are included in your 5-hour - Haddock and Cod fishing trip. You have nothing to worry about except for hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, food and drinks of your choosing. We'll take care of everything else.
When we're back at the dock, we'll also gladly clean your catch so you can enjoy the excellent table fare Gloucester haddock and cod can be while at its freshest!
5 HOUR - BASS & BLUEFISH ADVENTURE
Get ready for an exciting day of fishing on a charter fishing trip out of Gloucester, MA targeting Striped Bass and Bluefish with Capt John.
Striped bass and bluefish are both very strong species and can put up strong fights. After a day on the water catching these fish, you may need some rest, but you'll want to get right back out and do it again!
Gloucester Striped bass average about 10lbs - 20lbs, and can grow to be very large. Bluefish tend to average between 5lbs - 10lbs, with larger ones showing up as well. We can fish with them in a variety of ways including with natural baits (live or dead), artificial, or by trolling. Be sure to discuss with Capt John if you have a specific method to see if it what's working at the time of your trip.
This guided charter fishing trip is for a total of five (5) hours, but we're happy to coordinate departure times based on your needs. While we'll provide the gas, ice, tackle, fishing license, boat and local Gloucester knowledge of where to catch stripped bass and bluefish here in Gloucester, there are a few things you'll need to bring to ensure your comfort and enjoyment. This includes bringing, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and any food and drinks you'll want onboard.
Don't worry if you are not an old salt. This Gloucester fishing trip is a lot of fun no matter your skill level. We help you along the way and teach you as we go. Our goal is to make this a great trip for everyone onboard.
Departure 5:00 am
8 HOUR - BASS & BLUEFISH ADVENTURE
Are you up to the task? This one will get you reeling! This is a Gloucester Striped Bass and Bluefish charter fishing trip you will never forget. We will take you to where the action is - off beautiful Gloucester, MA! Get ready to hook into amazing, and large stripped bass, and be prepared to fight it out! Bluefish are probably one of the strongest fish around Gloucester, pound for pound, and they they never give up! These fish make long runs, leap out of the water, and trying to peel line off your reel.
This eight (8) hour striped bass and bluefish adventure with one of Gloucester's top guides includes everything the 5 hour Stripped Bass and Bluefish Adventure described above, PLUS and additional 3 Hours fishing fun! It is one of our most exciting adventures, and favorite trips!
Experience the battle at sea for yourself!
9 HOUR - HADDOCK & COD FISHING TRIP
Are you ready for one of the greatest trips out of Gloucester. This charter fishing trip includes everything in the 5 Hour Haddock & Cod Fishing Trip outlined above, plus 4 more incredible hours out on the water!
This trip takes us out to offshore of Gloucester in pursuit of haddock and cod, fishing Stellwagon Bank, wrecks, ridges, and more. While we'll target haddock and cod, we will often set out a tuna rod, as you never know what swim by. We've been known to put a tuna or two on the deck while out on haddock and cod trips. Everyone loves those bonus catches.
Departure 5:00 am
9 HOUR - GIANT BLUEFIN TUNA FISHING TRIP
Gloucester, MA is known for giants. Giant bluefin tuna that is. These fish are some of the biggest beasts in the sea, that fight incredible hard and taste absolutely incredible. You've seen these fish on shows like 'Wicked Tuna', where the fish are bigger then the men and women catching them. When we say we'll be fishing for giant bluefin tuna, we mean it.
This trip is 9 hours, and probably the most exciting trip we do. Nothing compares to fighting a large bluefin tuna on rod and reel and the satisfaction of landing it. Capt John has been tuna fishing off Gloucester for decades and is one of the most experienced charter guides around.
Bluefun tuna can range in size from Giant or school size. School size tuna can range from 30lbs - 250lbs. while the giants can run from 250lbs to well over 1,000lbs. They can be caught in a variety of ways, depending on season and weather.
Get ready for the greatest fishing trip out of Gloucester. To maximize your pleasure of your adventure, we suggest bringing with you the following: food, beverage, sneakers, sunscreen, sunglasses, warm clothes, and non-marring soft rubber shoes.
Departure 5:00 am
9 HOUR - HADDOCK & TUNA ADVENTURE
Want to experience fighting both of the giants (Bluefin Tuna and Haddock) Gloucester has to offer? If so then, the 9 Hour - Haddock & Tuna Adventure is the perfect day on the water for you. Capt. John will take you on a trip of a life time targeting both of they large, hard fighting and delicious species.
This trip combines the best of our Tuna charter and Haddock charter mentioned above. Please keep on mind that we share the catch with you - ask the capt. for details. There's nothing better than Haddock to take home and fighting a Bluefin or maybe a giant Shark,!
Departure 5:00 am
12 HOUR - ALL DAY MARATHON TRIP
Is 5 hours or 9 hours, not enough fishing time during your visit to Gloucester, MA? How about our unique 12-hour trips for Bluefin Tuna, Haddock, Cod, or a combo trip. Create the adventure of a life-time by choosing one or more of these incredible fish.
Want to know more about fishing for bluefin tuna, haddock or cod in Gloucester? Check out the shorter-duration charters above. Its the same thing JUST MORE!!!!
Departure: 5.00 am
Be ready for the greatest trip out of Gloucester
You will experience a care free trip because your safety is one of our highest priorities. We pride ourselves on giving you the personal touch, and we keep you informed and up to date. We keep in contact with all our guests constantly, especially on the days before your trip. We listen to you and provide flexible services catered to your personal, individual preferences. We will work with you to set the right date and departure times. The top-notch, perfect fishing gear and equipment is provided completely for you so that you can relax, and know that we have all the perfect fishing equipment ready to go for this trip.
In order to maximize your fun and adventure, we suggest that you bring with you the following:
- Warm Clothes (Sweatshirt, Hoodie, Sweater)
- Non Marring Soft Rubber Shoes, Boat Shoes or Sneakers
- Flip Flops Are Not Recommended
DO NOT HESITATE TO GIVE US A CALL IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ON WHAT TO BRING.
BOOK YOUR ADVENTURE TODAY
Reserve the perfect boat for the fishing charter you wish to try. For any concerns or inquiries about our services, use our online contact form to get in touch with us or call 978 905 6200