1.) Your half or full day of fishing aboard the "Perseverance" a 30 foot Pursuit 3000 Offshore, with twin diesel engines, marlin tower, outriggers, bathroom and bunks departs from the New Bedford area and elsewhere depending upon the time of the year. If you would like to see photographs of the interior of the boat go to the Photo Album - "Boat Interior Photographs."
2.) Striped Bass and Bluefish - Minimum of $750 per trip, maximum of 6 people, 6-8 hours, does not include the tip for the mate typically 15-20% of the total costs.
3.) Half day trips for Striped Bass and Bluefish available, contact me for a rate at (617) 291-8914.
4.) $999 per day Offshore Cod Fishing-Cape Cod Bay and Stellwagen, maximum of 6 people, 8-10 hours, does not include the tip for the mate typically 15-20% of total costs.
5.) $999 per day Offshore Tuna or Sharks-South of the Vineyard, 8-10 hours, does not include the tip for the mate typically 15-20% of total costs. All Tuna greater than 73 inches in curved fork length are retained and sold by the Captain, 1/3rd of the sale cost will go to the charter.
6.) $1,600 per day Canyons, Pelagics and Sharks, 10-12 hours, does not include the tip for the mate typically 15-20% of total costs.
7.)Cancellations due to weather are at the sole discretion of the Captain, rain is not a determining factor.
8.) A 50% deposit is required for all bookings. Deposits will be returned on customer cancellations made 14 days prior to your scheduled trip.
9.) There is a surcharge for live fish for tuna bait. Upon request, live bait can be purchased if available, at an average cost of $6 to $9 per bait.
10.) In the event that diesel fuel prices go above $4/gallon we may have to add a fuel surcharge to your trip. You will be notified in advance of any fuel surcharge.
11.) The costs for food and drink requested (does not include alcohol) is in addition to the rates described above. CPF will provide you with the costs for food and drink for your approval prior to purchase for your trip.
12.) You are welcome to keep your own fish as long as the species and size of the fish complies with State and Federal Regulations.
13.) We can also record your trip on a digital camcorder. This can include a digital makeover with music and all the "bells and whistles" for a nominal fee that we can agree to prior to completion.