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FISHING UPDATE

Now that August is here we want to update you with what fishing we have available for the next couple of months. Nearshore halibut has closed as of July 30th. The quota has been reached for the Central Oregon Coast. The Coho salmon season closed on Monday and will open up again starting on September 2nd. The tuna fish have been in and out of range through out July. We expect them to be in range through the month of September. Currently we are fishing for rock fish, crab and tuna (when they are in range). We have seen excellent fish counts for rock fish and crab in the last month. Bay crabbing is also very good right now. Tuna counts have ranged from 6 to 14 per boat … Read entire article »

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Tuna Update from Friday 7/20/17

The Gracie K took out the first Albacore Tuna trip of the season on Friday. The ocean was flat and the weather was beautiful. The Gracie K came home with 10 tuna. The catch reports from other boats ranged from 8 to 20+ per boat. Our tuna trips are 12 hours and $260 per person. … Read entire article »

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Fishing Update

Unfortunately, we have cancelled Friday and Saturday’s tuna trip because the fish are too far out at this time. However, rock fishing and crabbing has been good lately and we still have room on Saturday and Sunday morning trips. We also have an ocean crab and whale watch trip available on Saturday afternoon from 2pm to 5pm. Please call our office or book online to make reservations. … Read entire article »

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Friday’s Tuna Trip Cancelled 7/29/16

Due to high winds projected, Friday’s Tuna Trips are cancelled. If you are scheduled for this trip please contact our office at 541-265-6800. Thank you. … Read entire article »

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Tuna Update

Tuna are still being caught off of Newport. The Gracie K came back with 22 tuna for 10 people last night. We’ve been hearing good reports from other charter companies as well. The average size have been from 20 to 35 pounds per fish.  We still have room on 9/9 and 9/10 for our 12 hour tuna trips. Please call 541-265-6800 to make reservations. … Read entire article »

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Tuna Counts

The CrackerJack came back last night with 21 tuna for 10 people. A lot of the fish were caught on light tackle. We are seeing tuna between 20 to 30+ pounds. We still have room on the 4th, 9th, and 10th. Please call our office at 541-265-6800 to make reservations. … Read entire article »

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