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Like the flip of a switch…

Warm water sometimes just does the trick. Tuna, Salmon, Bottom fishing, and Crabbing are all doing wonderful this week. It really is like someone just flipped a switch and turned the fishing on! The tuna are in and striking a lot, the Salmon are back and biting strong, and the Bottom fish are hungry again. We’ve even seen much better ocean crabbing with a catch of 34 from 6 pots the other day. We had a rough start this morning with a fried wire that prevented our bilge pump from doing it’s job on one of the boats overnight. But even with an hour delay we’re doing just fine; both boats are out on the hunt for Salmon today and we’re expecting a good catch for the day, so be looking … Read entire article »

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TUNA! TUNA! TUNA!

Yesterday was a great day Tuna fishing! It’s official folks, they are close enough to go out on a 12 hour trip now, and they are closer that they’ve been in the past at this time. We’re booking trips for the rest of July and into August, so give us a call if you want to check some dates! Right now some available days in┬áJuly are the 15th, 22nd, 27th, and 29th. Remember the Crackerjack takes 10 people and the Sea Quell takes 6 people! Private charters welcome! … Read entire article »

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They got crabs (and Blackies) in Newport, OR

I promised these guys I would put up the pictures I took of their return to dock from their 6 hour bottom fishing and crabbing trip. These guys were so gung-ho that they actually showed up for their trip an hour early– then they went and limited out the boat in about 2.5 hours! Thanks for coming out guys, it was nice having you! We’ll see you again soon. I’ll give you all an update on yesterday’s tuna trip in a couple hours, but I’ll tell you right now it’s GOOD NEWS! … Read entire article »

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It Starts Today!

Our Crackerjack is out on its first Tuna trip of the 2009 season today! We’ll be sure to let you all know how it goes, but needless to say… we’re excited!! … Read entire article »

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Fisherwomen

Today we recieved an email from Reba who mentioned that many of our Salmon pictures were of men, and she was curious how women who were not avid fisherwomen would fare on the trips. Well, we’ve had many women come out fishing with us and do just as well (and sometimes better) than their male counterparts! Here are a few of our fisher-ladies from the last couple weeks. … Read entire article »

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