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Yankee Fleet - Day Trips

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My brother and I usually go on Thursdays to get more rail time, but this week we went out on a... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
Rick S
Monson, Massachusetts
Just Say NO to Dogs !

Though the dogfish have been inescapable for the last few weeks, Cap'n Rob managed to evade them... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Salem, Massachusetts
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Celebrating over 65 years of ocean adventures. Offering adults and children the best ocean experience out there. Join us on any of our daily deep sea fishing trips or one of our 1 or 2 Day Overnight Fishing trips.
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1 Parker St, Gloucester, MA 01930-3025
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though the dogfish have been inescapable for the last few weeks, Cap'n Rob managed to evade them All Day yesterday! thanks to him, Matty, George & Brian, a Great Time was had by all and everybody went home with plenty for dinnerS plural. LOVE YANKEE...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Captain Rob and the crew of George, Matt, and Brian matt always work hard for us and consistently put us on the fish. We have chartered with Yankee Fleet for years and the owner Tom and the office staff are always hospitable and professional. If...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

I fish all the time, so what I care about the most is whether the captain maximizes opportunitues for guests to catch fish. And that's exactly what they did during my trip, my friends and I each limited out on haddock and caught lots of...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2017

Didn't think I would be able to fish because I would be tending to my two sons who had never gone deep sea fishing, I was wrong These guys on the boat took the time to show my kids what to do and how to...More

Thank chadgagnon
Reviewed September 13, 2017

My brother and I usually go on Thursdays to get more rail time, but this week we went out on a Monday full day trip. We have been fishing Yankee Fleet for some time now and have always had a good time and caught fish...More

1  Thank Rick S
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

The sea was rough but the experience was well worthy. The crew was extremely helpful and the time spent was just great!

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

i fish frequently with Yankee and have for many years now. i found the review about it taking a half hour (Two times!) to get a reel bird's nest untangled to be so amusing i couldn't roll my eyes high enuf. Pure rot! the crew...More

Thank slayfishin17
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Pretty disappointed in this trip. Here were some of the bigger issues: -The idea of a sign up list where guests can come to the boat early and sign up for a fishing position on the boat is ridiculous. I guess if you don't live...More

1  Thank SweaterVest
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Outstanding trip !!!!! I would highly recommend the half day trip to anyone with children. We got stuck in traffic and got to the boat 5 minutes late. The Captain was pulling out from the dock and turned around to come back in when he...More

Thank woody1071
Reviewed August 25, 2017

It was my first trip in 3 years with Yankee Fleet and chose limited capacity Tuesday as its worth a few dollars extra to have more room. After motoring 2 1/2 hours, we anchored and began fishing at depth of 300 feet. When my line...More

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June 19, 2016|
Response from YankeeFleet | Property representative |
As long as the weather permits we will still run full day trips from 7am-4pm in October.