Private Fishing Charters in San Diego
We offer the best offshore deep sea fishing experience in the area. Our charter fishing expeditions are suitable for all ages and experience levels. Captain Mark and our friendly staff will make sure you have a comfortable and exciting adventure. All equipment, including rods and 2 scoops of live bait, is included in the price of the charter. If you’d rather bring your own gear, just let us know. Both conventional gear and fly-fishing equipment can be accommodated.
We know where all the best fishing spots are, typically at least 20 miles off the coast. We can even fish in Mexican waters, if you’ve got a passport handy.
Our Fishing Charters
Coronado Islands Trip
Located in Mexico, 20 miles south of San Diego lies the Isla De Coronado's, these islands offer a plethora of sportfishing options. This is home to one of our favorite SoCal fish, the Yellowtail. In addition to Yellowtail, we will be trolling the islands for Bonito and Barracuda while making stops for Calico Bass along the cliff walls or rocks. The bottom fishery at the islands may have you catching a variety of fish like Lingcod, Rockfish, Halibut, Whitefish, and more!
This trip will be focused on our triple-digit Bluefin Tuna that visit our waters starting in our spring and lasting through fall. This trip will have us traveling to our outerbanks or SCI in search of these fish. This is an all-inclusive Bluefin trip with all bait and tackles included. When the fish are biting and in range, you will want to get out as soon as possible.
Mako Shark On the Fly
This “close to coast” fishery for Mako shark gives us fly fisherman looking for a tug the most consistent chance at doing this year round over all the rest of our southern California fish species with prime months starting in May, June, July and returning in October up into November. I hope to one day show you this fun and exciting fishery
Offshore Fly Fishing
The offshore banks that lie off the coast of Southern California down into Northern Baja, provide us a great opportunity to catch big game fish with a fly rod. From the Coronado Islands for yellowtail and Bonito to the outer offshore banks for yellowfin tuna, yellowtail, and Dorado.
OUR HALF DAY LOCAL TRIP is a great way to spend some time on the water without taking up your whole day. Fish inside San Diego Bay for a variety of fish such as Spotted bay bass, San Bass, and Halibut or our coastal waters for rockfish, lingcod, halibut, calico, and more.
Lobster Fishing Charter
All Mako trips include all fly rods, leaders and flies, chum, teasers. No need to bring anything!
Our lobster fishing trip is a 5-hour adventure spent in San Diego Bay dropping baited hoop nets to the bottom and pulling them back up after they have had a soak.
Our INSHORE/ COASTAL trips will have you fishing San Diego's coastal waters patrolling the area for a variety of fish such as Calico bass, Bonito, Yellowtail, and Haiblut, and is a great way to introduce new fisherman and kids to the sport.
Fish Taco’s- Let’s load you up on white meat rockfish! Fish the bottom for a variety of rockfish, link cod, and more!
Why choose us?
Captain Mark and our staff have the expertise to make sure you have the bucket-list trip that you dreamed of. When you book a fishing charter with us, we’ll provide everything you need. You’ll have an experienced captain, gear, tackle, and even big fish reeling. You’ll have to bring your own fishing license, but everything else is taken care of. Just relax and enjoy the adventure as you fish like a pro in the open waters off the coast of San Diego. We’ll make sure you have one of the best fishing trips of your life!
World Class Fishery
Our offshore fishery offers anglers a chance at catching Tuna, Dorado, Yellowtail, and more.
Capt. Mark is an expert in his field being able to provide not just the chance to catch fish, but to provide a great overall experience.
Not only do we get better and more knowledgeable about our fishery every year, but we always seek to improve and refine our technique to give you the highest quality experience possible.
Words from our customers
San Diego, California
The pristine coastal waters off Southern California are perfect for throwing flies for tuna or mako as well as for many other types of fish. Among the varieties you might catch are bluefin tuna, calico bass, sand bass, and yellowfin tuna. One reason San Diego is considered one of the world’s premier fishing destinations is the quality of the fish as well as the climate. Fishing trips can be enjoyed year-round. Thanks to the mild climate, there will always be something biting.
Of course, there is some seasonal variation. For example, if you want to catch a monster bluefin tuna, late spring to early fall are the best times. Bluefin are the ultimate trophy fish as ones over 300 pounds have been recorded. Meanwhile, yellowfin tuna, which can reach up to 50 pounds, peak from April through September. If you really want to get some big fish, the stretch between Catalina and San Clemente offers not only tuna but marlin.
Frequently asked questions
The boat has a small toilet used for liquids only. You will have a chance to use the marina bathrooms before we depart.
Yes, fish cleaning is included in the cost of the fishing trip.
No. All our fishing trips are private. Just you, your loved ones and our captain.
Yes, the boat has a marine stereo with a Bluetooth connection. Bring the Jams!
We provide a cooler with ice and water. You can add your beverages and food to our cooler. Please do not bring a cooler to maximize space.
No, gratuity is not included in the price. A 20% gratuity is most common.