Amanda Marie Fishing Charters

Massachusetts fishing charters with Amanda Marie offers exciting inshore and deep sea fishing out of Gloucester. This area offers iconic fishing opportunities that attract hundreds of anglers each season. With Amanda Marie Charters, you will be able to enjoy some bottom fishing action and learn firsthand why the local waters are renowned for Bluefin Tuna.

Step aboard a clean and spacious 35’ Downeast boat built by Duffy&Duffy Maine. Its single 430 HP Volvo engine will power you to some fantastic fishing spots in comfort and style. The boat is fully equipped with safety facilities and the captain has a perfect command of his navigational electronics. There is an ice-box for to keep the catch fresh during the day, as well as a live well with bait to make your hooks irresistible. Inside, there is a bed and a toilet for your maximum comfort when spending your day on the water.

Join the professionals and venture up to 40 miles out for a deep sea fishing adventure for Bluefin Tuna, Haddock, Pollack, and Shark. Or let the crew take you to the hot spots close to the shore for Striped Bass, Bluefish, and Mackerel.

All trips come with gear, tackle, bait, and license. Your freshly caught fish could be cleaned and filleted by the mate at an additional charge. Please don’t forget about the 20% gratuity! All Tuna caught will be sold, but if your catch is 73’’ or larger, you will be able to get 20% of the sale up to the cost of the charter.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    5 Hour Special
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 6 - Oct 31
    $700
    Fish inshore/offshore for Bass, Haddock, Mackerel, Cusk, Pollock, Redfish, and more. There'll be a first mate on board assisting you at all times, please remember to tip him for his efforts, 20% is customary.
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 6 - Oct 31
    $900
    This is 7 hour trip inshore or offshore trip. This adventure will provide you with plenty of time to catch inshore species such as Bass, Mackerel, Bluefish, or you can head offshore for Cod, Haddock, Pollock, Redfish, Cusk, Halibut, and more. All tackle & bait are included as well as fish cleaning. There'll be a first mate on board assisting you at all times, please remember to tip him for his efforts, 20% is customary.
  • Private trip
    Bluefin Tuna & Shark Trip (4 MAX)
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 6 - Oct 31
    $995
    Bluefin Tuna Policy: All Bluefin Tuna caught are the property of the boat, Bluefin over 73" will be sold and the proceeds returned to the boat. Fish under 73" that are allowed by regulations to retain will be shared by shared charter clients. You will go up to 40 miles offshore to the hottest spots and test your angling skills. This trip is up to 4 anglers only. 20% gratuity expected for the first mate.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 6 - Oct 31
    $1,100
    Fish offshore on this full day trip, and spend your day filling the cooler. All tackle & bait are included, as well as fish cleaning. Catch Pollock, Haddock, Cusk, Redfish, and more. There'll be a first mate on board assisting you at all times, please remember to tip him for his efforts, 20% is customary.
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About the Captain

Matthew "Mike" Parisi
Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
2 Fishing Reports
42 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since April 2017
Capt. Mike is a 3rd generation fisherman, who was born and raised in a commercial fishing family. Mike has been involved in the Gloucester fishing industry for over 40 years, running outfitting business, being a fish trader, a charter boat owner, and a captain. He has been connected to the water and loves taking people out fishing to experience Gloucester by water. Mike prefers offshore fishing for Cod, Haddock, and Pollock, but his real passion is catching Bluefin Tuna, the best fighter in the ocean.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Haddock Haddock
Halibut Halibut
Mackerel (Atlantic) Atlantic Mackerel

Pollock Pollock
Shark (Porbeagle) Porbeagle Shark
Tuna (Bluefin) Bluefin Tuna

Boat Specs

Duffy (Downeast) originally built in 2000. Powered by a 430HP Volvo engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
35 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
15-40 miles

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
20% gratuity
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
5 and older
No Alcohol
light beer and wine
You Keep Catch
*bluefin tuna exceptions
Crew Keeps Catch
Bluefin Tuna
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
PayPal

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 42 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (19)
Half day
Half day
Great day
+16
Angler Rating
35
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
92%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
86%
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Harold R.
Lowell, MA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Full day

VERIFIED   NEW  7 Hour Trip on June 11, 2022
Went out with my father and 4 brothers great experience and we caught a bunch of fish
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Al M.
Tewksbury, Massachusetts
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
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5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Matthew "Mike"

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Special on June 19, 2022
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Jonathan K.
Maplewood, New Jersey
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half Day with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   5 Hour Special on July 5, 2020
Our family group of 5 went out with Mike on the Amanda Marie on July 5th for a half day charter and had a wonderful time. ...
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Bob C.
Ipswich, MA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Special on July 27, 2020
Today was a first time for my grandkids And it couldn’t have been been better. Cap and Joe were the best, spending time and...
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Robert J.
Newton Center, MA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Special on June 22, 2019
Our family had a terrific time on the Amanda Marie with Captain Mike and First Mate Lex. The weather was beautiful but breezy...
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FAQs about Amanda Marie Fishing Charters

Amanda Marie Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $700 per group - 5 Hour Special (5 hours)
  • $900 per group - 7 Hour Trip (7 hours)
  • $995 per group - Bluefin Tuna & Shark Trip (4 MAX) (9 hours)
  • $1,100 per group - Full Day Trip – Offshore (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Amanda Marie Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Amanda Marie Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate (20% gratuity)
  • Fishing License

Amanda Marie Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing (15-40 miles)

Amanda Marie Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Amanda Marie Fishing Charters include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Haddock
  • Halibut
  • Mackerel (Atlantic)
  • Pollock
  • Shark (Porbeagle)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)