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Deep Sea Fishing Trips, Harbor Cruises, Island Adventures and more with Captain Ed Snell. Family fishing fun!
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
70 Commercial St, Casco Bay, Maine, Portland, ME 04101-4795
+1 207-651-8874
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

He was very helpful with scheduling our trip. Took the 2 hour offshore trip for 6 of us, 2 being kids. He was great with the kids. The boat was clean and felt very safe on it. He found a great spot and we were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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RitaBoffshore, Owner at Rita B. Offshore Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thanks for the kind words!

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Captn. Ed was responsive, flexible and knowledgeable. It was a great way to spend the day. He responded to emails promptly and was able to accommodate our schedule requests.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Denise C
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

I hired Capt. Ed to take 4 of us out for my brothers bachelor party. We chose to do a 50/50 groundfish and Shark trip. My first impressions when climbing aboard was that the Rita Bee is in great shape, clean, safe, and that Captain...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank MGK1228
Reviewed July 7, 2017

A group of 5, all family, went out for an all day fishing trip. Captain Ed brought us to all the good spots and found the fish. He knew what to use especially considering the ban on catching cod. Although a little choppy everyone stayed...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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RitaBoffshore, Owner at Rita B. Offshore Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2017

Thanks Joe! Always a pleasure to have you aboard!

Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

We did an afternoon family discovery fishing trip with Ed. It was the perfect 2.5 hour trip for our family (10yr old and 14 yr old boys). After a quick 10 minute trip from old port, we were quickly on the fish. We caught over...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We had a scheduled charter with another company that fell through unexpectedly at the last minute (good luck with the newborn Kristin K charters!). Found this company recommendation this morning, and Captain Ed did everything he could to roll out the Portland welcome mat for...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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RitaBoffshore, Owner at Rita B. Offshore Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Happy to have you!

Reviewed June 7, 2017

I've done multiple fishing trips on the Rita B, and always come back with keepers on the boat. Capt. Ed has a knack for finding the fish and is very attentive to the details of running a safe and fun trip. Great boat, great captain...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Dylan C
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Captain Ed brought my boyfriend and me out to Jewell Island on the Rita B. late last summer for an overnight trip. We worked it out to get dropped off on a Saturday afternoon and then picked up the following day. Ed was not only...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Allie C
Reviewed June 6, 2017

We had an awesome day trip on the Rita B cruising through Portland Harbor and exploring Jewel Island. We originally contacted Captain Ed for a tour of the harbor and just to spend some time on the water. When he suggested taking the trip to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Kelsey R
Reviewed June 6, 2017

I've been on many trips aboard the Rita B both commercial and sport. Capt Ed. is a top notch fisherman and mariner. He runs a safe and efficient charter. A true Mainer that always knows where the fish are!

Date of experience: August 2016
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June 13, 2018|
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Response from RitaBoffshore | Property representative |
Email (links found on our website, can't post here for some reason) is the best way to contact us. We do offer trips into October, although the weather is less predictable later in the fall.
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May 2, 2015|
Response from RitaBoffshore | Property representative |
We offer several different trips of varying length. We don't charge by the person, but by the trip and can take up to 6 people. More information on our trips can be found at our website.