We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: State Pier, Hampton, NH 03842
Phone Number: (800) 905-7820
Website
Improve this listing

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 66 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 20
    Terrible
Good day fishing but boat overcrowded and understaffed

We got a good deal on Groupon so decided to give Al Gauron's all day fishing a try. Looking at the website beforehand we got our disappointment out of the way that we would be... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 15, 2014
Jenn161
,
Concord, New Hampshire
Add Photo Write a Review

66 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
connecticut
Level Contributor
36 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

What a great time. Took my father in law who is from China, and my son on a half day. I think the captain realized how much it would mean for my father in law to catch a fish and took a special interest in helping him hook one, which he did, a nice pollock. I am so happy that... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plymouth, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Another great day with this crew. Very attentive to those who need it. Friendly and lots of fun. Too bad the haddock were mostly small but still saw seals, whales and ocean sunfish. Great day

Was this review helpful? Yes
LITTLETON
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

My family and I went on a 1/2 day fishing trip and caught our fair share of mackerel. The crew and office employees were friendly and helpful with all our questions and fishing needs. At the end of the day, the captain spotted a humpback whale off in the distance and brought the boat closer for us to see it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Andover, Massachusetts
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I went on Al Gauron's Whale Watch with my girlfriend and her son on 7/25/15. (We purchased a Groupon) I was so disappointed. We knew that the water would be a little choppy, as there were some storms the day before. When we first left the pier, and started on our way, it seemed like any other watch I've been... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dover, New Hampshire
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

This was the worst whale watching trip I've ever been on. First off, I completely acknowledge that these companies have no control on if whales are out or not, but everything about the trip was awful. They didn't say a single word the entire time out. No education about the surrounding areas, no updates on where we were heading or... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Had a great time, went with my teenage son, wife took our younger one on the whale watch. Made 4 stops first 2 were a bust (its fishing, is how it is) 3rd and 4thh stops reeling them in one after the other, nothing big but ended up witb abouth 12 or so makerals between the 2 of us, some... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nashua, New Hampshire
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

My teenage son and I had our first experience with Al Gauron in June 2015. The last time we went deep sea fishing was 10 years ago, so we weren't sure what to expect. We chose the 1/2 day morning trip (bottom fishing) for starters. I was surprised we had to pay $5.00 to park, but whatever, it was so... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hudson, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

My wife and I went out deep sea fishing on June 30th and had a great day. I was lucky enough to hook and land a 62lb Halibut. First let me say I've been going out fishing with Al Gauron for 45 yrs, I go couple of times a year and always catch fish and have a great time. Rocky... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
South Ryegate, Vermont
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This was the best deep sea fishing experience I have ever had. The crew, including Nipper, the dog were all great. The short ride to where we fished, made the amount of time actually fishing much longer than other trips I have been on. As soon as we dropped our lines we started reeling in the mackerel. The 2 of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Concord, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We got a good deal on Groupon so decided to give Al Gauron's all day fishing a try. Looking at the website beforehand we got our disappointment out of the way that we would be throwing back all haddock - red fish were it for us. It was a cold day but the seas were very calm. We secured our... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4

Travelers who viewed Al Gauron Deep Sea Fishing & Whale Watching also viewed

 

Been to Al Gauron Deep Sea Fishing & Whale Watching? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Al Gauron Deep Sea Fishing & Whale Watching staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?