Captain

Captain Todd (Mac)

Capt Todd MacGregor is a 2nd generation charter fishing guide who has continuously held a USCG Captain’s License since 1985.

As a recognized expert with over 40 years of experience and extensive local knowledge, the Captain will be sure to work hard to ensure you have the best trip possible. (Read more)

Captain Todd MacGregor has been hired by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Div. of Marine Fisheries to tag Stripers, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to catch and test Stripers for Human consumption and has been the subject and mentioned in over 100 newspaper and magazine articles.

Capt. MacGregor has also been the hired Captain for numerous inshore and offshore Tournament and has produced winners including Mr. John Whittemore’s #1 & #2 placing Striper and #2 placing Bluefish in the 2011 Schwartz Center benefit Tournament and the 2007 Tri-State Canyon shootout.

MAC-ATAC Sportfishing is always happy to take clients fishing for a variety of other species such as mackerel, fluke, scup, sea bass, and/or tautog; season permitting. We are also happy to take offshore trips for school Tuna, Shark and Mahi-Mahi during July, August, and September.

We welcome "Family Fun Day” charters which offers anchoring around the Elizabeth Islands. Enjoy swimming off the boat, exploring the shoreline, tubing, and of course "fishing".

Supporting The Following Charities and Community Organizations

MAC-ATAC Sportfishing, and our sister company, Eastern Reliability works diligently to support the following Charities:

The Meeting Street School & Schwartz Center for Children’s Fishing for a Cause annual tournament. This important fund raiser was first started in 2011 and has grown rapidly raising over $1M since the inception. Capt. Todd has been integrally involved and serves on the Tournament committee as well as making significant donations including fishing charters and tackle from our sponsors.

Vice President of the Acushnet River Safe Boating Club (USCGA 1N-65).

20+ Year Member of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 1N-65 Secretary./Treasurer for CAMMPA (Coalition to Amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act).

Vice President of the Dartmouth Saltwater Anger’s Club.

CMD Fund for Cystic Fibrosis and Multiple Sclorosis. This is close to Capt. Todd’s heart as one of his close friends and mentors, Capt. Bob Bauer of Cuttyhunk, died from complications from MS.

Veterans Anglers Charters Fishin’ with a Mission to take deserving Veterans out for a great fishing experience.

CCALS; Compasionate Care ALS. This is an important charity for Capt. Todd as long time charter customer, Tommy Stevenson of Taunton struggled with and died from ALS.

The Shepherd’s Pantry.

Why Choose Captain Todd?

MAC-ATAC Sportfishing has the experience and desire to make your trip the best possible experience. We are committed to catching fish or simply to making your day be exactly what you want, whether it be hard core shark fishing or a more leisurely day of tubing and light tackle fishing for bottom dwelling species combined with a short visit to Cuttyhunk.

Capt Todd has over 35 years of experience as a commercial rod & reel fisherman and fishing guide. He paid his way through college catching fish and has had a life-long passion for fishing and boating. Success required both knowledge and passion and this is why Capt. Todd has helped so many customers achieve their goal of a huge shark, a 50lb+ Striper, or trophy bluefish.

Location, Location, Location:

  • 40 minutes from Boston, MA
  • 35 minutes from Plymouth, MA
  • 30 minutes from Cape Cod, MA or Providence Rhode Island
  • 25 minutes from Newport, Rhode Island

Besides our guarantee that YOU WILL CATCH FISH, another advantage to choose fishing aboard the MAC-ATAC is our location. The boat is located only 55 miles south of Boston, MA – 35 miles east of Providence, RI and is in an area that has almost no traffic jams!

  • Fishing aboard the MAC-Atac ensures that you never have to sit in Cape Cod traffic both before and after your fishing trip.
  • Fishing from Fairhaven also affords quick access to some of the richest waters in the world.
  • Buzzards Bay and the Elizabeth island are loaded with ledges and reefs that hold fish!