Fishing Charter Trips for Martha's Vineyard, MA

Captain Russ Lawrence has been fishing the Vineyard and Elizabeth Islands for nearly thirty years. His experience in fishing methods include fly fishing, surf casting, trolling and drifting bait. Whether fishing from his well equipped 23' Center Console Contender, "Mooncusser II" or traveling the beaches by 4x4, you can be assured that he will do his best to get you where the fish are. The equipment supplied is time tested for its reliability for he builds his own rods and ties his own flies. If you prefer, bring your own favorites.
  • Specializing In:

  • Striped Bass
  • Bluefish
  • Atlantic Bonito
  • False Albacore
  • Fluke
  • Black Sea Bass

​Beach Charters

$275 for up to two people - half day
$50 for each additional person

"Mooncusser II" Charter Trips

$450 for half day
$650 for 6 hour day
$800 for full day


We welcome cash, checks, MasterCard, Visa, American Express or money orders.

Captain Russ will discuss payment terms with you when you make your reservation.
Note: Rates may change with the cost of fuel. Lock in the current rate and book early.

Important things you should bring with you:

Warm Clothing (dress in layers)  
Foul Weather Gear (if appropriate)   
Sunglasses (polarized if possible)   
A Hat   
Snacks and Drinking Water   
Disposable or Waterproof Camera   
Any Medications You Require