2 HOURS

    Cruise down the Essex River, travel through the Great Salt Marsh estuary where you will likely encounter wildlife up close on your private cruise for up to 6 passengers.  Pass scenic Cross Island, Conomo Point, Hog Island, and see the gulls over Crane Beach in Ipswich. You may encounter clammers, colorful kayaks, or sailboats in Essex River or bay. Bring your own food, appetizers, beer, wine, or soft drinks.  Captain Ted will provide coolers and ice for your food and beverage.

    Weekday: $200

    Weekend: $225


    6 HOURS

    Enjoy the sights and sounds of Essex and Gloucester as you cruise down the scenic Essex and Annisquam Rivers. Cruise pass Conomo Point, Crane Beach, the Annisquam Lighthouse, and Wingaersheek Beach. As we travel through the Blynman Bridge to America's oldest fishing port you will see quaint seaside villages, wildlife, and fishing vessels. We will anchor at various coves and beaches for a picnic or swimming. Bring your own food & beverages and we will keep them chilled in our cooler.

    Weekday: $600

    Weekend: $700


    5 HOURS

    Cruise down the Essex River and past Crane Beach in Ipswich and the Annisquam Light House in Gloucester as you make your way to scenic Rockport. Bearskin Neck is a charming point of land jutting out to the sea, which houses quaint shops, artist's studios, seaside cafes and coffee shops.  It is a shopper’s paradise where you can stroll along the wharf, see boats in the harbor, buy souvenirs, and get lobster rolls or ice cream while enjoying the scenic views. 

    Weekday: $500

    Weekend: $600


    2 HOURS

    Celebrate the evening with a special someone or a group of friends while cruising down river. Kick back and sip cocktails while cruising through the Great Salt Marsh estuary. During our two hour excursion you will listen to music, cruise slowly down river or anchor off scenic Crane Beach to enjoy your cocktails and hors d'oeuvres as the sun sets over the bay. If you would like a longer cruise, additional time can be arranged. Bring your own food & beverages and we will keep them chilled in our cooler.

    Weekday: $200

    Weekend: $225


Custom Charters

Boat Lessons

Captain Services

Piping Plover
Great Egret
Conomo Point
Eastern Point Lighthouse
Gloucester Tall Ships Festival
Blynman Bridge
Beacon at Dog Bar Breakwater
Wingaersheek Beach
Crane Beach
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© 2024 by Agawam Boat Charters. 

For more than 25 years, Agawam Boat Charters has offered private fishing and sightseeing excursions for up to 6 guests in the Essex River, Ipswich, and the waters surrounding Cape Ann. Whether you choose fishing or sightseeing you will make lasting memories.

Agawam Boat Charters

Essex, MA