Bass River Charters
Bass River Charters
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Bass River Charters is a family run fishing charter located in the mid cape erea of Cape Cod. We offer fishing for the experts as well as the first time fishers. Bass River Charters fishes for striped bass, blues, seabass, porgies, fluke, tuna, shark or cod. As well as short trips for kids and families. Give us a call you will have memories of your vacation you won't ever forget. Hope to see you onboard
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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Steve H
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2019
I've been fishing with Captain Ray for 15 years, and every trip has been an adventure! He knows the waters off Cape Cod better than anybody. From shark, and tuna to stripers and bottom fish, he ALWAYS finds the fish, and puts us on them. There isn't a time when he doesn't work his tail off to make sure everyone is comfortable, and catching fish! I would highly recommend Bass River Charters to anybody who likes the water. From young kids to seasoned fishermen (and women), he makes you feel right at home, and you WILL have a blast!
Written March 23, 2020
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jwright2017
Boston, MA8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2020 • Family
For our fifth year in a row, Captain Ray has shown us Cape Cod fishing at its best. Non stop fish from Stripers, to Blue fish, to fluke, sea bass and even some dogfish, scup and skates mixed in. On top of that, he is great company. Great with adults and children.
Written September 5, 2020
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Thanks John, I had a great day fishing with your family. Enjoy all that 🐟
Written September 6, 2020
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OnAir550927
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2021
Ray was a friendly, kind and generous host. We had a fabulous fishing experience. He certainly knows where to find the fish. We were pulling in Stripers from the first cast! It continued until we were done. His boat is spotless and his style was laid back while very efficient. This was just the experience we were looking for for our 3 generations family trip. Thank you very much for the great experience, Captain Ray!
Written August 19, 2021
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Karen R
Londonderry, NH9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2021
Captain Ray could not have given us a better day of fishing! If you are looking for an authentic fishing trip with a knowledgeable captain, this is the one for you! Ray is extremely enthusiastic about fishing and energetic. He will work with you to hook those fish and bring them in while instructing you on how to do it!
What a memorable day! Thank you to Ray and first mate Laurie for attending to our needs. A day I will always remember!
Written September 14, 2021
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ASP
6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2021
Captain Ray runs the best charter I've been on. Friendly, calm, and knows his stuff. He got us dialed in on the stripers and we limited out in under an hour. The rest of the day was just for fun and we had nonstop fish to the last minute! Easily the best day of fishing. Can't wait to book him again for some Tuna!
Written July 4, 2021
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Monty Bopp
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023 • Family
This was our second year fishing with Ray, and we plan to be back every year! Ray is great with kids, patient, and helpful. Best of all, we catch tons of fish with Ray! He knows all the best spots and makes everyone feel welcome on his boat. Thanks for another great experience!
Written July 31, 2023
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chrisjalderman
Franklin, TN3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2018 • Family
Captain Ray was awesome and took great care of us. We had a group of six from ages 4 - 74 and we all caught fish. Captain Ray was very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor. Fun, memorable experience for all!!
Written June 17, 2018
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Jeff R
Falmouth, MA2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2022 • Family
Every fishing trip should be this great. Cap'n Ray put us on fish right away and we nailed it. My brothers and i had another great day on the water and my nephews had a trip to remember.
Written June 24, 2022
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@Raider202020
Amarillo, TX2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2019 • Family
Had a great day of fishing with kids. Captain Ray had us reeling stripped bass non-stop. Family does very little fishing and he made the trip very enjoyable. Allowed some time to view seals on beach. Would book again should we return to the Cape. I have already recommended Captain Ray and Bass River Charters to several people.
Written July 15, 2019
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Jamie B
Arrowsic, ME13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2019 • Couples
Saturday afternoon we met up with Cpt Ray for a 4 hour stripe bass fishing charter. The Cpt and mate were very friendly and made our trip a huge success. We traveled about 1/2 hour to the first set of rips and landed 7 fish in 30 minutes. They were a little undersized so we moved on. The cpt took us to another of his favorite spots and the fish were biting. We landed a number of keeper sized Stripers with the biggest being close to 40".

Without doubt if you enjoy catching fish and not just fishing we highly recommend Bass River Charters!
Written July 15, 2019
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