Prices/ Trip Types

When will we return?

Return time varies per trip type. Posted “return” times are not absolute. Many times, you’ll be in much sooner. There are many factors that come into play when determining return back to port. Such as the number of fishermen on board, the distance to the fish, the catch rate for the day and weather conditions.

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A SALTWATER LICENSE IS REQUIRED FOR ALL TRIPS; THIS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE OFFICE FOR $10
NOTE: These licenses are only good for the day of fishing-are good for residents or non residents, and only good to use while fishing on board a charter boat. Call our office if you have questions (360) 268-9300.

Salmon Fishing

Season will be announced in Mid-April 2023,

Big Boat rate: $216 (tax included)
Limited Load: $241 (tax included)
6-man boat: $246 (tax included)

Check in @ 5 a.m (at the office) * Board @ 5:15
Beginning September 1: Check in @ 6:00 a.m.

Trip scheduled to last up to 9 hours

How long will the season last?

This differs from year to year also. Typically, July, August and a portion of September. The length of the season depends on the quota we are allotted. This fishery is subject to change based on WDFW regulations.

What is the season?

Too be determined; season announced by Mid-April

How big are they?

Chinook range from 10 to 35 pounds. Coho range 5 to 10 pounds.

How far out do you go?

Between 10 to 20 miles.

How deep do you fish?

Usually, 15 to 80 feet.

What kind of bait do you use?

We use fresh herring.

What kind of tackle do you use?

We use an 8-foot rod with a Penn squall and 30# test line. We usually use 4-, 5- and 6-ounce sinkers with a 30# test 3/0 4/0 solid tie double hook leader.

Bottom Fishing

Season begins Saturday, March 11, 2023

Big Boat rate: $216 (tax included)
    Limited Load: $241 (tax included)
6-man boat rate: $246 (tax included)

Check in @ 6 a.m (at the office) * Board @ 6:15

Note: Slammer Customers need to check in at 5:30 a.m

Trip scheduled to last 8 hours

What is the limit?

7 Rockfish, 2 Lingcod

How long will the season last?

The season begins Mid-March and ends Mid-October.

How big are they?

Rockfish are 2 to 7 pounds depending on species, Lingcod weigh anywhere from 4 to 40 pounds.

How far out do you go?

About 15 miles usually to the northwest.

How deep do you fish?

30-300 feet, depending on the Fish and Wildlife regulations

What kind of bait do you use?

We use shrimp flies with frozen or live anchovies for rockfish and frozen herring for lingcod.

What kind of tackle do you use?

We use a 6-½ foot solid fiberglass pole with Penn reel and 40# test line. We usually use 10- or 12-ounce sinkers with a 30# test 5/0 7/0 solid tie double hook leader for the lingcod. For rockfish we use two 7/0 shrimp flies with the 10- ounce sinkers. Some boats use sand dabs for bait with 9/0 Double hooks and 60# leader.

Halibut Fishing

Big Boat rate: $386 (tax included)
  6-man boat: $436 (tax included)

Check in @ 3:30 (at the office) * Board @ 4:00
Times may vary during the season: call the office if you are unsure

Trip is scheduled for an 11-hour day

What is the limit?

1 halibut and 2 deep water lingcod (or 7 rockfish)

How long will the season last?

Season is set to begin Thursday May 4 to May 21st. (plus Tuesday May 30th) Fishing days are Thursdays, Tuesdays and Sundays in the month of May. Weather and quota may extend or shorten the season. Make up days (if quota remains) will be set in June; the 15th & 18th and the 22nd & 25th. We do not book for these dates until we get through the May season.

How big are they?

The average weight is 22#. However, it is not uncommon to have a couple fish on board over 35#s.

How far out do you go?

About 35 miles.

How deep do you fish?

Usually, 400 to 700 feet.

What kind of bait do you use?

We use frozen herring and squid.

What kind of tackle do you use?

We use a 6-foot rod with a Penn 114H reel and 50# test Dacron line or 80# braided line. We usually have 2-pound sinkers with 120# double hook leader and 9/0 hooks.

Combo Bottom Fishing

Season starts as soon as Salmon season is announced in Mid-April

Big Boat rate: $306 (tax included)
6-man boat: $336 (tax included)

Check in @ 4:30 (at the office) * Board @ 4:45
Times may vary during the season: call the office if you are unsure

Trip is scheduled for an 11-hour day

What is the limit?

7 Rockfish + Salmon Limited. Typically a 2 fish salmon limit. This will be announced in Mid-April.

How long will the season last?

The season lasts until Salmon season ends, typically September but this is dependent on our allotted quota for the season.

How big are they?

Rockfish range from 2 to 7 pounds and Lingcod range anywhere from 4 to 40 pounds. Chinook range from about 10 to 35 pounds, & Coho range 5 to 10 pounds.

How far out do you go?

About 15-20 miles.

How deep do you fish?

Usually, 80 to 300 feet.

What kind of bait do you use?

We use shrimp flies with frozen or live anchovies for rockfish & frozen herring for lingcod. Fresh herring for Salmon. Note: lingcod is not guaranteed.

What kind of tackle do you use?

We use a 6-½ foot solid fiberglass pole with Penn reel and 40# test line. We usually use 10- or 12-ounce sinkers with a 30# test 5/0 7/0 solid tie double hook leader for the lingcod. For rockfish we use two 7/0 shrimp flies with the 10- ounce sinkers. Some boats use sand dabs for bait with 9/0 Double hooks and 60# leader. For Salmon We use an 8-foot rod with a Penn squall and 30# test line. We usually use 4-, 5- and 6-ounce sinkers with a 30# test 3/0 4/0 solid tie double hook leader.

Albacore Tuna Fishing

Season starts Early August to the end of September 2023
Overnight trips depart in the evening before your scheduled day(s) of fishing to get you on the fishing grounds by daybreak.

  • 1-Day Express, 6 person max: $550
  • 1-Day Big Boat, up to 10 people max: $501
  • 1 -1/2 Day: $726
  • 2-Day: $766


What time do you leave?

We depart between 7:00 pm and midnight on 1-½ and 2-day trips.

  • We depart at 3:15 am on 1-day trips. 1-day trips return by 5:00PM.
  • 1-½ Day trips return between midnight and 3 am.
  • 2-day trips return at 4:00 pm on the third day unless you fill the fish hold to capacity the first day. In that case, you will return early. Trips scheduled to go out beyond 65 miles (or unexpected changes in weather conditions) may not have time to fish the a.m. bite on the last day (on the 2-day trips), this is strictly at the skipper’s discretion. You will board the boat the evening before your trip date. Check in at the office no later than 6:00 PM
  • What should I bring?

  • Food/Beverages: We recommend that you bring food on the simple side. All vessels are equipped with microwaves, toasters and/or stoves. Coffee and water are provided (water is not bottled).
    Food Coolers are fine, but please leave the larger coolers for your fish in your vehicle.
  • Full Rain gear is a must. This is a bloody fishery, you'll be happy you brought full gear.
  • Sleeping: Each vessel has sleeping space for their maximum number of anglers. Bring a sleeping bag and pillow.
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves and a pair of clippers or “multi-purpose” tool. Be sure to double check that you’ve gathered all your belongings when departing the vessel.

  • What is the limit?

    There is no limit, but average catch can range between 7 and 15 fish per person on overnight trips and is also determined by how big the fish hold is on each individual boat. The catch is equally shared.

    What kind of tackle do you use?

    We use 7-foot stout butt, light tip rods such as Shimano Trivalla, 25# test pink andi line & #2, 3 & 4 hooks. If you are bringing your own gear, please follow these guidelines. NO SPECTRA ALLOWED.

    How big are they?

    The average weight is 15 to 20 pounds. However, it is not uncommon to have a couple fish on board over 35 pounds.

    How far out do you go?

    Tuna trips normally run off-shore 40 to 80 miles.

    What kind of bait do you use?

    We troll jigs and chum with live bait.

    Deep Water Bottom Fishing

    Season starts June 1st- 15th & ALL of September 2022

    June check-in time is 4a.m at the office

    Big Boat rate: $306 (tax included)
    6-man boat : $346 (tax included)

    (in Sept) Check in @ 4:30 a.m (at the office) * Board @ 5:00
    Times may vary during the season: call the office if you are unsure

    Trip is scheduled for an 11-hour day

    What is it?

    Deep water bottom fishing trips are the same targeted catch as our regular nearshore bottom fishing trips, the difference is longer range, deeper water which typically yields larger Rock Fish and Larger Ling cod.

    What is the limit?

    7 Rockfish, 2 Lingcod Note: On rare occasions, we may catch other species that can weigh up to 20lbs

    How big are they?

    Rockfish are from 4 to 8 pounds and Lingcod weigh anywhere from 10 to 40+ pounds.

    How far out do you go?

    About 25 to 30 miles

    How deep do you fish?

    Usually, 400 to 600 feet.

    What kind of bait do you use?

    We use shrimp flies with frozen or live anchovies for rockfish and frozen herring for lingcod.

    What kind of tackle do you use?

    We use a 6-½ foot solid fiberglass pole with Penn reel and 40# test line. We usually use 10- or 12-ounce sinkers with a 30# test 5/0 7/0 solid tie double hook leader for the lingcod. For rockfish we use two 7/0 shrimp flies with the 10- ounce sinkers. Some boats use sand dabs for bait with 9/0 Double hooks and 60# leader.