Sea Charters Sportfishing

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Setting off from Orleans, Sea Charters Sportfishing offers remarkable offshore and nearshore fishing. Captain Charles Gallagher has lived and fished here since he was a child. He has operated Sea Charters with his sons for 20 years, providing him with the experience to make this an unforgettable fishing trip.

Their 34’ Venture performance fishing boat is designed for maximum visibility and comfort. Powered by two 250 HP Suzuki engines, you’ll get to the hottest spots in no time. There’s a flybridge for you to relax on as you drift to sea, as well as a shower, galley, bedroom, and AC for the full luxury treatment.

Capt. Charles uses a wide variety of techniques including deep sea fishing, bottom fishing, light tackle, popping, and jigging. All rods and reels are provided, as well as a range of lures and live bait. At the end of the day, the captain will clean and prepare your catch for you to take home and enjoy the fruits of your labor.

These waters are home to a wide variety of fish species, so there’s always something you can target. If you go offshore, you’ll mainly fish for Tuna and Shark, or target Striped Bass inshore. However, you can also fish for Mahi Mahi, Fluke, Bluefish, and more depending on the season and conditions.

Known as one of the most popular fishing destinations with its bays and proximity to the open seas, Cape Cod has something for everyone. With a first mate on board, you’ll have an excellent guide and assistant to help you get as much fish on the boat as possible. Make sure to bring cash, since there is no possibility to use credit cards.

There’s really no excuse not to head down to Orleans and hop aboard! Join Sea Charters Sportfishing and get ready for a fishing adventure of a lifetime!



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Tuna
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $1,250
    price breakdown
    $1,250
    Head off from Cape Cod to some of the most productive offshore waters around. You'll reel in huge Bluefin Tuna to take home for a tasty meal, as well as getting the chance to battle it out against some Sharks. This 8-hour trip provides excellent gaming opportunities, not to mention a fantastic prize at the end.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Striped Bass (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $625
    price breakdown
    $625
    Spend 4 hours on the nearshore waters around Cape Cod, hunting the much-loved Striped Bass and Bluefish. You're sure to be in for a good struggle with the chance to bag you some delicious dinner, all the while enjoying the fantastic scenery of New England's bays, islands, and shores.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Striped Bass (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $625
    price breakdown
    $625
    This 4-hour trip will see you peruse the beautiful waters off the New England coast, marveling at the beautiful islands and bays around you. You'll target the sought-after Striper, along with Bluefish, in the hope of getting as many on the boat as possible, and bagging yourself some dinner.
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About the Captain

Charles Gallagher
Orleans, Massachusetts, United States
Angler's Choice
46 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since February 2016
Captain Charles Gallagher has been fishing the waters off Cape Cod since his family moved to the Cape when he was a young boy. He received his USCG license in 1998 and has operated Sea Charters with his sons since then. His desire to fish for all species has taken him from the waters of the Cape to southern Florida, Cabo Mexico and the Caribbean. This travel serves to increase the wealth of knowledge and experience which he brings to his charter customers on every trip.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Bass (Striped)
Bluefish Bluefish
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Flounder Flounder

Shark (Mako) Shark (Mako)
Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)

Boat Specs

Venture (Performance fishing) originally built in 1999. Powered by 2 250HP Suzuki engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
34 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the dates of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Checks

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.93
out of 5 stars from 46 reviews
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Experience
Half Day with Captain Charley and Mate Noah: Sea Charters Sport Fishing
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
92%
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   June 20, 2020
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Nina F.
Hyannis, MA
 5.00
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Halat Day trip with Captain Charles

VERIFIED   NEW  July 30, 2020
We had a fabulous day!  Charles knew exactly where to take us to catch striped bass in his wonderful boat, showed us everything...
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Kim S.
United States
 5.00
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Great fishing experience

VERIFIED   July 9, 2020
We had a wonderful experience with Sea Charter’s Sportfishing. Captain Charles is clearly an experienced expert and took...
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David B.
Dorchester, MA
 5.00
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Professional and beyond prepared

VERIFIED   August 31, 2019
Captain Charles Gallagher and his first mate Josh created an experience of a lifetime fishing yesterday for me and my family....
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Rebecca P.
Avon, CT
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Great Day

VERIFIED   July 14, 2020
My wife and 2 boys went out for a half day. We all fought multiple fish, almost right away. I caught one on my first cast....
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