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Trip Schedule for 7/24- 8/7

Trip Schedule for 7/24- 8/7

Hey all, here is the schedule for the next two weeks because we’re filling up fast: Mon 7/25 – 1/2 day Salmon, 1/2 day Bottom Tues 7/26 – 12 hr Tuna, 1/2 day Bottom, afternoon Whale Watch/Crab Wed 7/27 – 12 hour Tuna, 1/2 day Salmon Thurs 7/28 – Morning & afternoon 1/2 day Rock, Full day Salmon Fri 7/29 – 12 hr Tuna, 1/2 day Rock, Whale Watch Sun 7/31 – 12 hr Tuna (1 spot), 10 hr Salmon/Rock combo Mon … Read entire article »

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ALBIES!

ALBIES!

We are catching tuna around 35 miles out now, brought in 20 on Wednesday and 23 Thursday with another trip out today and one going tomorrow. Saturday’s 12 hour trip has one spot left on it for any last minute folks! The schedule for August is looking really busy with more than 25 12 hour tuna trips on the books and one 18 hour trip so far arranged for August 2nd. The 18 hour has 2 … Read entire article »

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TUNA TIME!!

We’ve had reports of Tuna being caught within sport range over the past week and we have our first trip scheduled for this Thursday the 14th. We have room left and we only put 10 fishermen on the boat, so call ASAP to reserve your space if you want to go! Related Images: … Read entire article »

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Salmon/Bottom Update

Salmon/Bottom Update

Yesterday was the Coho Salmon opener for the Central Oregon coast and our Gracie K went out on a Salmon/Bottom combo while Crackerjack was just on bottom fishing. The Salmon bite was good, but there weren’t any keepers on the Gracie K before they changed over to bottom fishing. Some other sport boats have reported finding some fish yesterday though, so looks like fishing will be great for our next trip on Wednesday! Bottom fishing has … Read entire article »

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Have you seen our new boat yet?

Have you seen our new boat yet?

No giant halibut to see this weekend, but the fishing was good and steady and the weather was absolutely fantastic! We will find out if any back up halibut dates will open within a week or so and we’ll post them here. In case you haven’t been to the office yet this year then you haven’t been able to see our new boat, the Gracie K. The Crackerjack and Gracie K are almost exactly the same, … Read entire article »

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Late August Weekend

Good morning everyone! We had an interesting weekend here at YBC. Friday's tuna trip was unfortunately cancelled due to wild weather but we made it out for tuna on Saturday and Sunday. Capt. Jack wrangled in 22 and 31 tuna on each day. Most of them were caught on light tackle casting gear as the tuna were a bit more spread out and calm water on Sunday had the tuna seeing us coming from miles away, so trolling wasn't as productive. The Sea Quell took to the sea for Salmon on Saturday and Sunday and caught limits on a full day trip Saturday, but only found 4 keepers on Sunday's half day. Salmon fishing is still good though, and it will run just through labor day- if you're anxious to get out there … Read entire article »

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