Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info
About Cape Cod Charter Guys
Where does Cape Cod Charter Guys fish ?
We fish the Cape Cod area, including Cape Cod Bay, Buzzards Bay, Nantucket Sound, Vineyard Sound, Provincetown area, Woods Hole and the Atlantic Ocean.
What are the target fish ?
Target fish include Atlantic Bonito (Also Called Bloater, Bone Jack, Bonito, Boston Mackerel, Common Bonito, Skipjack), Black Sea Bass (Also Called Sea Bass ), Bluefish (Also Called Elf, Tailor, Shad), Little Tunny (Also Called False Albacore, Albie, Little Tuna, Bonita ), Scup (Also Called Porgy ), Striped Bass (Also Called Striper, Linesider, Rockfish ), Tautog (Also Called Blackfish, Oyster-fish, Chub, Black Porgy), Albacore Tuna (Also Called Albacore)
Where in Cape Cod to we meet our guests ?
We meet at 110 Scranton Ave, Falmouth, MA 02540; Taylor Point Marina - 1 Academy Dr, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532; Sandwich Marina - 12 Freezer Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563
Do I need a STATE Fishing license ?
Yes, a Fishing license is required
Where do I get a STATE Fishing license ?
MassFishHunt - Fishing
Massachusetts requires a license to fish in fresh water for those 15 or older. Those under 15 can fish in fresh water for free without a license. If you're 16 or older, you need a permit to fish in salt water. You do not need a permit if you have a valid saltwater fishing permit from CT, NH, or RI, or if you are fishing on a permitted for-hire vessels. Those under 16 can fish in salt water for free without a license.
How much should I Tip?
It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!
Do I need to bring my own gear?
No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.