Reel Pursuit Charters

28 Constitution Road
Boston MA, United States

Reel Pursuit Charters provide unforgettable Striper and Tuna charters in the waters of Boston, Massachusetts. You will spend a fun filled day on the Boston waters in the company of a well-rounded crew led by Captain Paul Diggins. Him and his mates will work hard to take you to best fishing spots, to help you cast for, hook, and reel in your catch!

You will go out on their 34 foot Craig Blackwell express boat, which was completely rebuilt by Blackwell BoatWorks in 2016. It now contains all the latest electronics, as well as all the safety equipment. The boat is powered by a two 315 HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots. This makes it fast and sound on the chop.

Reel Pursuit Charters will provide you with all the fishing gear and lures, with live baits supplied on the 6 and 8 hour long trips. You will go in search of the famous Striper or Striped Bass, as well as Porgy, Atlantic Mackerel, Flounder, and Bluefish. There is the added option of going on an amazing deep sea trip for Bluefin Tuna and Sharks.

You can bring your own food and your favorite alcohol beverages which will be stored in the onboard fridge. You’ll also have an enclosed toilet and a multimedia system available.

The mate will clean the catch for you so make sure you tip him well as they rely on gratuity.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    All day offshore
      FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 15 May - 15 Oct
    US$ 1350
    up to 6 persons
    This is a Tuna or Shark trip. Federal guidelines will be followed. You will have all the fishing gear supplied. The mates' tip is 15-20% additional.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 15 May - 15 Oct
    US$ 1000
    up to 6 persons
    On this 8-hour long trip, you will go out in search of Bluefish, Flounder, and Stripers. Starting times are flexible, but Captain Paul recommends an early start on the weekends. You can cover a lot of ground on this trip with a few quality stops.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 15 May - 15 Oct
    US$ 800
    up to 6 persons
    This trip is 6 hours long and will see you fishing for Stripers, Bluefish, and Flounder. The starting times are flexible but Captain Paul recommends an early start on the weekends.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 15 May - 15 Oct (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu)
    US$ 600
    up to 6 persons
    On this half day trip, you will be fishing for Stripers, Bluefish, and Flounder. Times are flexible but Captain Paul recommends an early start on weekends.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped)
Bluefish
Flounder
Mackerel (Atlantic)

Scup (Porgy)
Tuna (Bluefin)

Boat Specs

Craig Blackwell (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1990, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 315HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
34 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 30 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

About the Captain

Paul Diggins
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Member since January 2017
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Captain Paul has been fishing professionally for over 25 years including the waters of Boston, Cape Cod, Florida and Costa Rica. He is a USCG 100 Ton Licensed Captain with extensive knowledge of boat handling. Captain Paul believes that a fishing trip should consist of enjoying your family and friends company, catching great fish, and taking in the beautiful scenery of the ocean - wherever you are!
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (5)
4.54
out of 5 stars from 8 reviews
Boat
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Experience
Half Day Trip with Captain Paul and First Mate Manny
Half Day Trip with Captain Paul and First Mate Manny
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+2
Angler Rating
6
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
75%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
88%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
63%
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Tim Quinn
Worcester, Massachusetts
 5.00
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Half Day Trip with Captain Paul and First Mate Manny

VERIFIED   NEW  October 15, 2018
It was a great trip despite the weather and we had fun.
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Bruce Peters
Danbury, CT
 5.00
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VERIFIED   NEW  September 29, 2018
Perfect day. Will rebook next trip to Boston!
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Chris Lombardi
Beverly Hills, CA
 5.00
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VERIFIED   August 18, 2018
The Captain, Paul and his first mate were great all the way through. We appreciate the hospitality and great day!
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Kate Pluhar
Boston, MA
 4.67
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   July 14, 2018
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Joshua S Phillips
Saranac Lake, New York
 5.00
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Half day out

VERIFIED   July 14, 2017
The trip meet all expectations, Captain Paul and his crew meet us at the entrance to the marina and did the introductions first...
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