Whether you’re a fly-fishing enthusiast, or a traditional angler that favors light tackle, Fish Portland Maine Saltwater Charters provides memorable fishing trips for novice and expert anglers alike! Fishing out of South Portland Maine, you’ll have the opportunity to target a wide range of in...
Whether you’re a fly-fishing enthusiast, or a traditional angler that favors light tackle, Fish Portland Maine Saltwater Charters provides memorable fishing trips for novice and expert anglers alike! Fishing out of South Portland Maine, you’ll have the opportunity to target a wide range of inshore and offshore species with the help of an expert crew. Captain Mike Faulkingham will be at the helm of his pristine 26ft Grady White center console. Her shallow draft and versatile hull design allow Capt. Mike access to fish both the skinny inshore waters of South Portland, and also run offshore to safely handle choppy waters. She’s equipped with a variety of USCG safety equipment, as well as all of the fishing equipment you’ll need for a successful trip. For the young families short on time, Fish Portland Maine Saltwater Charters offers a quick two-hour Family Fun Trip that’s perfect for the little anglers in the family. For the more seasoned anglers, there’s a range of trip lengths and fishing techniques to choose from! You can fish the skinny waters of Casco and Saco Bay using fly fishing gear or light tackle to target the striped bass that inhabit these waters, or head further off the coast on an eight-hour charter to hunt for the apex predator of the sea! Maine has a healthy population of Mako Shark, Blue Shark, and Thresher Shark, each puts up a ferocious fight while hooked up. Depending on the trip length, season, and fishing grounds, Fish Portland Maine Saltwater Charters will help you hook up on Bluefish, Cod, Striped Bass, Atlantic Mackerel, Tuna, and Sharks. The price for your trip includes a fishing license for everyone on board, all of the fishing gear that you’ll use, fly fishing tackle if requested, and fresh/live bait. At the end of a successful trip, Capt. Mike will fillet your catch at no additional cost. Don’t forget, a 15-20% tip is always appreciated! Book your trip with Captain Mike Faulkingham and the rest of the Fish Portland Maine Saltwater Charter team today! Whether you’re planning to test your fly fishing skills against Striped Bass in the flats, bend a rod against the notorious Mako Shark, or spend a day together as a family on the water reeling in Atlantic Mackerel, Fish Portland Maine Saltwater Charters will custom tailor the day to suit your needs. No two trips are ever the same!
Your Captain will provide:
You’ll need to bring drinks (no glass bottles), snacks, weather appropriate clothing, sunglasses, sunscreen, etc.
Weather cancellations are at your Captain’s discretion, your safety is their number one priority! You will receive a refund for any weather cancellation, or you can choose to reschedule your trip for a different date.
257 Front Street South Portland, ME
Trip Total: $295.00
Includes 6 guests
Reserve now with a $41.30 deposit
Hop onboard for two hours of catching feisty Atlantic Mackerel as fast as you can reel them in. Sometimes you'll get one, sometimes you'll get five or six! These little missiles are a blast to catch and make even the seasoned angler smile!
Fly And Light Tackle 1/2 Day Trip
Trip Total: $425.00
Includes 2 guests
Reserve now with a $59.50 deposit
We'll fish the skinny waters of Casco and Saco Bay aboard our Hewes Flats Skiff in search of striped bass cruising the flats and river mouths, beaches and marshes. This is an incredible way to fish and many times we'll see the fish before they see us. There is nothing like sight-fishing, and once you've done it, you'll be hooked for life.
Four Hour Inshore Striped Bass
Trip Total: $495.00
Includes 4 guests
Reserve now with a $69.30 deposit
This is our most popular trip. We'll use bait and maybe some lures to catch the famous striped bass. The stripers in Maine range in size from 15" to 45". They offer a great fight and a voracious appetite.
Fly And Light Tackle Full Tide Trip
Trip Total: $500.00
Includes 2 guests
Reserve now with a $70.00 deposit
Chase striped bass in the skinny waters of Maine on board our Hewes Flats Boat in search of cruising striped bass. We'll use light tackle or fly - your choice - and may meet at any number of docks in Southern Maine depending on where the fish are. There is no fishing like flats boat fishing, and nothing like hooking your first fish on a fly rod. Never fly fished? Let us teach you. You'll be hooked for sure!
Six Hour Inshore Striped BAss
Trip Total: $625.00
Includes 4 guests
Reserve now with a $87.50 deposit
This trip offers the opportunity to fish through a full tide change. Stripers like moving water and when the tides change, the water moves, making stripers hungry! More time on the water = better chance of catching a monster!
Shark And Groundfish Charter
Trip Total: $950.00
Includes 4 guests
Reserve now with a $133.00 deposit
Head offshore to chase the apex predator of the sea! Maine has blue sharks, mako sharks, threshers and porbeagles and each one of them loves to eat, and loves to fight when hooked. Try your hand at battling the most perfectly designed fish in the sea! We use big equipment, big bait, and every one of our muscles to bring these bad boys boatside!