Come and fish with Salt Reaper Charters! Its just that simple. Whether it’s your first time fishing, looking to fill the freezer, or trying to catch the fish of a lifetime – Salt Reaper Charters has you covered. With a vast knowledge of Cape Cod waters, the ability to switch ports, and modern fishing techniques, this isn’t your grandfather’s charter. The crew won’t disappoint and will put you on the fish!

The crew will take you out on a 27’ Conch center console. It was built in 2021. It’s got all you need for a successful fishing trip.

Out on Cape Cod, there’s an excellent range of potential saltwater catches. The stocks of Striped Bass, Bluefish, Bonito, Flounder, Shark, and Bluefin are plentiful and you’re sure to get lucky out on the water with Salt Reaper Charters. They use Shimano rods and reels to undertake a variety of techniques such as bottom fishing, trolling, spinning, jigging, and popping.

Depending on what you’re targeting live bait will be used which will be collected during your trip if it’s required. If you’re not confident about cleaning your catch then it is provided on a tip basis. As well as this your fishing license is covered. Its a good idea to Also bring some snacks, sunglasses, sunscreen, and a hat.

You need not look far from these guys if you’re in the Cape Cod area. They have all the gear, knowledge, and experience to make your trip a truly enchanting one.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Tautog
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Jun 1
    US $600
    Tautog is a great eating fish that can be a little tricky at times but so much fun once you get the hang of the hook set.
    Targeted fish
    Seabass (Black)
    Black Seabass
    Scup (Porgy)
    Scup (Porgy)
    Tautog
    Tautog
  • Private trip
    Winter Flounder Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 15 - Jun 15
    US $600
    Winter Flounder fishing is a great way to get kids or first-time fishermen involved in the sport and to create some great initial memories of the sport. These flat bottom fish are normally aggressive and fight hard for their small size. large bags limits make this trip a great way to fill the freezer while having a nice, relaxing day on the water.
    Targeted fish
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Scup (Porgy)
    Scup (Porgy)
    Tautog
    Tautog
  • Private trip
    Winter Flounder Trip (Noon)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 11:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 15 - Jun 15
    US $600
    Inshore Winter Flounder fishing is a great way to get kids or first-time fishermen involved in the sport and to create some great initial memories of the sport. These flat bottom fish are normally aggressive and fight hard for their small size. large bags limits make this trip a great way to fill the freezer while having a nice, relaxing day on the water.
    Targeted fish
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Scup (Porgy)
    Scup (Porgy)
    Tautog
    Tautog
  • Private trip
    Black Seabass and Scup (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 18 - Jun 15
    US $700
    Black Sea Bass and Scup make for an all-action trip. You just need to drop your line down and reel them back up again! Black Sea Bass are also Captain Matthew’s personal fish to eat from Cape Cod. These fish make for some great action for the whole family As well as a surefire way to put some meat in the freezer.
    Targeted fish
    Seabass (Black)
    Black Seabass
    Scup (Porgy)
    Scup (Porgy)
  • Private trip
    Black Seabass and Scup (Noon)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 18 - Jun 15
    US $700
    Black Sea Bass and Scup make for an all-action trip. You just need to drop your line down and reel them back up again! Black Sea Bass are also Captain Matthew’s personal fish to eat from Cape Cod. These fish make for some great action for the whole family As well as a surefire way to put some meat in the freezer.
    Targeted fish
    Seabass (Black)
    Black Seabass
    Scup (Porgy)
    Scup (Porgy)
  • Private trip
    Bonitos and Albies
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 15 - Sep 30
    US $700
    Bonito and Albacore Tuna. This an action-packed trip where you'll fish the inshore waters using light gear. A more challenging trip then most but well worth the challenge. Bonito make for some some great sushi and albies will give you a fight like no other in there class.
    Targeted fish
    Little Tunny (False Albacore)
    Little Tunny (False Albacore)
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Bonito
    Bonito
  • Private trip
    Late Afternoon Striper Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Oct 1
    US $700
    Head out later in the day and grab a glimpse of the beautiful sunset over Cape Cod Bay as your reel in Stripers!
    Targeted fish
    Bass (Striped)
    Striped Bass
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
  • Private trip
    Striped Bass and Bluefish (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 30
    US $700
    Striped Bass and Bluefish are two of the most popular sport fish we have on Cape Cod.These fish make for a great day on the water for all ages and abilities,with having the additional bonus of making for excellent table fare after your trip.
    Targeted fish
    Bass (Striped)
    Striped Bass
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
  • Private trip
    Striped Bass and Bluefish (Noon)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Sep 30
    US $700
    Striped Bass and Bluefish are two of the most popular sport fish we have on Cape Cod.These fish make for a great day on the water for all ages and abilities,with having the additional bonus of making for excellent table fare after your trip.
    Targeted fish
    Bass (Striped)
    Striped Bass
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
  • Private trip
    Full day inshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 1
    US $1,000
    Fluke, Striper, Bluefish,Tog, winter Flounder, Seabass, A 9-hour trip where you can pick what you would like to fish for or chase a combination of species.
    Targeted fish
    Seabass (Black)
    Black Seabass
    Bass (Striped)
    Striped Bass
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Scup (Porgy)
    Scup (Porgy)
    Tautog
    Tautog
  • Private trip
    Cod and Haddock
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 1
    US $1,100
    A 9-hour trip in search of Cod and Haddock, and pollock.
    Targeted fish
    Cod
    Cod
    Pollock
    Pollock
    Haddock
    Haddock
  • Private trip
    Bluefin Tuna
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Oct 20
    US $1,400
    Bluefin Tuna is a great trip for avid fishermen. Depending on the time of year and federal regulations, you will either be targeting giant-size or recreational-size fish. Tuna is a great bucket list fish with the added bonus of great table fare. Please feel free to contact the captain with any questions you may have about Tuna fishing in the cape.
    Targeted fish
    Tuna (Bluefin)
    Bluefin Tuna
  • Private trip
    Nantucket Fluke trips
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 1
    US $1,400
    Nantucket shoals, offshore Fluke fishing. Fluke offers great eating and hard fights. On these trips, there is an opportunity for Seabass and Striper mixed in as well.
    Targeted fish
    Seabass (Black)
    Black Seabass
    Flounder
    Flounder
  • Private trip
    Shark Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 1 - Oct 1
    US $1,400
    Shark trips are a great bucket list fish, normally pretty common during the summer and fall months. Blue Shark is the most common species for the Cape Cod waters but Thresher, Porbeagle, and Mako are always a great bonus and good eating.
    Targeted fish
    Shark (Porbeagle)
    Porbeagle Shark
    Shark (Mako)
    Mako Shark
    Shark (Thresher)
    Thresher Shark
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VERIFIED   Bluefin Tuna on August 24, 2023
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VERIFIED   Striped Bass and Bluefish (AM) on August 23, 2023
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VERIFIED   NEW  Winter Flounder Trip (Noon) on April 28, 2024
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VERIFIED   NEW  Winter Flounder Trip (Noon) on April 29, 2024
We came in the off season, before fish really start hitting the Cape - Matt still had us on the fish and we had bent rods every...
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VERIFIED   Striped Bass and Bluefish (Noon) on July 6, 2023
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FAQs about Salt Reaper Charters

Salt Reaper Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $600 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Tautog (5 hours)
  • US $600 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Winter Flounder Trip (AM) (5 hours)
  • US $600 per group, additional US $100 per person after 4 guests - Winter Flounder Trip (Noon) (5 hours)
  • US $700 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Black Seabass and Scup (AM) (5 hours)
  • US $700 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Black Seabass and Scup (Noon) (5 hours)
  • US $700 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Bonitos and Albies (5 hours)
  • US $700 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Late Afternoon Striper Trip (4 hours)
  • US $700 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Striped Bass and Bluefish (AM) (5 hours)
  • US $700 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Striped Bass and Bluefish (Noon) (5 hours)
  • US $1,000 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - Full day inshore (8 hours)
  • US $1,100 per group, additional US $100 per person after 4 guests - Cod and Haddock (9 hours)
  • US $1,400 per group, additional US $100 per person after 4 guests - Bluefin Tuna (9 hours)
  • US $1,400 per group, additional US $100 per person after 4 guests - Nantucket Fluke trips (9 hours)
  • US $1,400 per group, additional US $100 per person after 4 guests - Shark Trip (9 hours)

When you book a trip with Salt Reaper Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Salt Reaper Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait ( live bait will be used when need )
  • Lures
  • Fishing License (Licenses are all covered under the boat permit )

Salt Reaper Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing (Offshore trips can range any where from 5-40 miles )
  • Flats Fishing

Salt Reaper Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Salt Reaper Charters include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Bluefish
  • Bonito
  • Flounder
  • Haddock
  • Little Tunny (False Albacore)
  • Mackerel (Atlantic)
  • Scup (Porgy)
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Shark (Porbeagle)
  • Shark (Thresher)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)

Meet the Captain

Matt Dempsey
Dennis, Massachusetts, United States
143 Fishing Reports
ID & license verified
55 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2020
Captain Matt , He's a local to Cape Cod and worked as a commercial fisherman before deciding to run his own charters. He loves the social aspect of the job and getting to know some new faces.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Bluefish Bluefish
Bonito Bonito
Flounder Flounder

Boat specs

Conch (Center console) originally built in 2021. Powered by 2 200HP Mercery engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Offshore trips can range any where from 5-40 miles
Flats Fishing

Fishing techniques

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

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Radar

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
live bait will be used when need
Lures
Fishing License
Licenses are all covered under the boat permit

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
8 years old and up
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 30% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
Bank Transfer

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