Captain Mark Shakliks started fishing with his father John when he was also 14. Now has his own license, and is getting ready to pick up the family buisness.
Young John Shakliks bottom right and his father bottom left circa 1960
Captain John Shakliks has been fishing on Cape Cod Bay since he was 14 years old. He started out as the mate on his father's charter boat the "Quahaug" out of Wellfleet habor. He became captian in 1969, and started chartering for himself.
Now Capt John gets to enjoy his time on the water and prepare the next generation for a life on
Cape Cod Bay