Gloucester Fishing Charters

Connemara Bay Fishing Charters offers saltwater fishing (striped bass, haddock, cod, tuna and more), lobstering and clambake/lobsterbake cruises in and around the waters off Cape Ann, Massachusetts, including Gloucester, Rockport, Manchester and Ipswich.

Gloucester fishing charters

The Gloucester Charter Fishing experience you’re looking for or didn’t know to ask for:

For folks visiting New England’s North Shore for the first time as well as those who live nearby, Connemara Bay offers:

Multiple trip types and options.
A memorable, fun and even educational experience.
A hands-on or hands-off trip.
Eat what you catch.

The Connemara Bay is a 37-foot traditional, “Down East”-style Maine-built boat with plenty of deck space. It accommodates up to six passengers. It’s homeport has been in Gloucester, Massachusetts since its existence.
Gloucester fishing charters boat Connemara Bay

The Connemara Bay at dock.

Charters are captained by Kevin O’Maley, a native of Gloucester with a lifetime of experience fishing, lobstering and boating in North Shore waters.

The fish you want

For those who are interested in Charter fishing in Gloucester, we have trips of various durations–from 2 to 10+ hours–designed to help you reel the big ones in. We can shoot for:

  • Striped Bass
  • Bluefish
  • Cod
  • Haddock
  • Tuna

Catch n Eat

Charter Fishing on the Connemara Bay will provide you with the freshest seafood. All your fish or lobsters are properly cleaned and packaged by our experienced crew. Take your catch home or let Lobsta Land Restaurant do the work! Click here for details!

Sizing up the catch to see if its legal to keep for dinner!

Sizing up the catch to see if its legal to keep for dinner!


The live bait being caught 5 at a time!

The live bait being caught 5 at a time!


Deep Sea Fishing Gloucester MA

New England Patriots Super Bowl Champion Jermaine Wiggings with his 48 Pound Striped Bass

Deep Sea fishing Gloucester Ma

Blue shark or often known as a “blue dog” next to the boat.