Captain
Gary Cannell

Member since November 2014 Gloucester, United States
Background
Captain Gary Cannell has been fishing for 40 years, and for all that time, going after giant Bluefin Tuna is his passion. His biggest catch is a 1030 lb Bluefin Tuna, which just happened to set a new state record in New Jersey. Capt. Gary's guarantee is he will try very hard to put you on the fish and do everything in his power for you to have an amazing time. When not on the water, he spends his time in the woods of Massachusetts.
Techniques
Tuna Hunter is a 36 ft Sportfishing custom fishing machine.We start fishing for Giant Bluefin Tuna in June through Oct. Like fishing with a kite with live bait.

Hey, I'm Captain Gary Cannell

Gloucester, United States
Background
Captain Gary Cannell has been fishing for 40 years, and for all that time, going after giant Bluefin Tuna is his passion. His biggest catch is a 1030 lb Bluefin Tuna, which just happened to set a new state record in New Jersey. Capt. Gary's guarantee is he will try very hard to put you on the fish and do everything in his power for you to have an amazing time. When not on the water, he spends his time in the woods of Massachusetts.
Techniques
Tuna Hunter is a 36 ft Sportfishing custom fishing machine.We start fishing for Giant Bluefin Tuna in June through Oct. Like fishing with a kite with live bait.

My Charter Listing

Excellent
5.0 / 5
(8 reviews)
Gloucester
trips from US $800

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 8 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing Bluefin Tuna with Wicked Tuna\u2019s Gary Capitan
Fishing Bluefin Tuna with Wicked Tuna\u2019s Gary Capitan
Fishing Bluefin Tuna with Wicked Tuna\u2019s Gary Capitan
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
88%
Satisfied with the boat
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Caught fish
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Linfeng L.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing Bluefin Tuna with Wicked Tuna’s Gary Capitan

VERIFIED   12 Hour Offshore Marathon on November 5, 2023
Captain Gary and first mate Joe are very helpful and kind, they taught me some crucial skills fishing with tuna and sharks....
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Sherrie G.
Fonda, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Full Day Trip with Gary & Paul

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Cod/Haddock on May 21, 2022
Everyone on the boat limited out.  Had one fish on hook that was bitten by a shark and was able to watch. One of our crew...
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Chad F.
Plessis, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   12 Hour Offshore Marathon on June 13, 2022
Captain Gary was great. He was very accommodating and made our fishing trip one that we will never forget. Can’t wait to...
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Norris H.
Toano, VA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Great time in Gloucester, MA

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Cod/Haddock on July 10, 2018
With 3 children and 3 adults we chartered with Tuna Hunter for Haddock fishing. After arriving at location we were quickly...
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Eric R.
S CHEEK, NY
Excellent
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Experience:
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Fishing with Gary

VERIFIED   12 Hour Offshore Marathon on August 31, 2021
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