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Striker Charters

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21 Ocean Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6003
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Highlight of our family vacation

We had booked a previous trip with Ben in 2016 and had such a great time that we couldn't wait to... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Mae I
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New York City, New York
Best fishing ever!

Our family set out for a half day fishing trip with Captain Ben. It was the best fishing we have... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Chris L
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We offer inshore fishing charters for striped bass, bluefish, mackerel and Maine's famous/delicious lobsters! Tours depart from the beautiful Kennebunk River and follow the beautiful rocky coast of Kennebunkport, Kennebunk, Wells and Cape Porpouise. Scenic tours also available to the local lighthouses, beaches and awesome views of Walkers Point. Families welcome!
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21 Ocean Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6003
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

We had booked a previous trip with Ben in 2016 and had such a great time that we couldn't wait to go out again this year. Seriously, my 12 year old talked about the fish he caught and how he would catch even more this...More

Thank Mae I
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Our family set out for a half day fishing trip with Captain Ben. It was the best fishing we have ever had. Between the 4 of us we were able to land 9 stripers in under 3 hours. We had 2 keepers, one was 36"...More

Thank Chris L
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Exceptional trip all around. Ben is a great fisherman and really good guy. Awesome with kids. Highly recommend it!!!

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Got this as a gift for my husband as we had just gotten married in Maine. I don't fish but even I had a great time. Ben was patient helping us cast & catch our bait then to find a nice catch. He went out...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

There's a reason Striker/Captain Ben has all great reviews! The charter was the highlight of our trip. Captain Ben was patient, educational and flexible---managing to keep both my son (who wanted "big fish") and my husband (who gets horribly seasick) happy. We were passing through...More

Thank Alexa F
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I found Striker Charters here on Trip Advisor so I felt it was appropriate to place my experience. The weather caused rescheduling of our charter, obviously something to take into consideration when planning. That said Captain Ben kept in contact with me as this was...More

Thank PaulaIAFF2938
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StrikerCharters, Owner at Striker Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Thank you! This was a memorable trip! James' face when he finally figured out what was going on for his birthday surprise was something I will not soon forget! Great family and I hope to see you all again! Thank you

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

I have fished with a bunch of fishing guides, and Ben is right at the top of the list. Caught bait (mackerel) efficiently and then went back to the beach and loaded the boat with stiped bass. Easily caught 20+. Nice and fun guide that...More

Thank treymueller
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StrikerCharters, Owner at Striker Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks Trey. I'm glad the weather held off for you and the guys! Great fishing and I hope to see you guys in the future!

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We were four guys from Florida on a 4 hour striper fishing trip with Striker Charters this morning. We have each fished with a lot of guides before and all agreed that Ben was up there with the best of them. He was very responsive...More

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StrikerCharters, Owner at Striker Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you for the review Matt! It's a pleasure to fish with guys like yourself as well as watch you bought a trophy sized striper on your first striped bass trip! Thanks again and tight lines!

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

We have been going out with Ben since his first year in business and every trip is better than the last. He is the only Captain we will fish with and our teen boys look forward to thier time with him each summer like he...More

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StrikerCharters, Owner at Striker Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks for the kind words Wendy! It's always a pleasure getting to take your group out! I am looking forward to seeing you all again this year!

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

We were looking to book a trip to let our two boys (11 & 15) experience ocean fishing for the first time. We tried to book another charter at first, but found out they would only be able to fish for bait fish - not...More

Thank Mae I
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StrikerCharters, Owner at Striker Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thank you for taking time to review your experience! The boys landed a few nice fish and definitely worked as a team to make it happen! Looking forward to seeing you next year. Thanks again!

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