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Tuuuuuna! Best days yet!

Tuesday's group of 9 brought in 60 big albacore and today the Crackerjack went back and brought 66 more! Captain Jack is on fire!! … Read entire article »

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Another great tuna day!

The Crackerjack brought back 57 albacore last night! They were out between 30 and 40 miles with a full boat of ten. Way to go guys! The next open tuna  in August are on the 25th (6 spots) and the 27th (1 spot) and then we have room for a whole boat on the 31st. The Sea Quell had a bottom fishing double header yesterday and got 53 crab in 6 pots on the morning trip! However, by the afternoon the next set of 3 pots only brought in 7. That's kinda the way crabbing goes in Newport! Captain Art is out for Salmon today and then a Salmon/Bottom combo tomorrow with one spot left. I will post again later with how salmon fishing was today. Give us a call if you want … Read entire article »

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Tuna, Tuna Everywhere!

Above pictures are from Wednesday's trip, a mixed group of 9 brought in 36 fish! Light tackle casting when the boat stopped trolling helped bring in several extra fish, good job to the guys who reeled all those suckers in.   Today's private group of 10 brought in 36 fish and came in 3 hours early! Imagine what 3 more hours of fishing time could have done! Nice to see some ladies on this trip, thanks for coming out! … Read entire article »

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Updated August Tuna openings…

The Tuna openings on August 11th and 17th have been filled. We still have one spot left on each trip on the Fridays August 20th and 27th and then we have room for a full boat (10) on the 31st. Remember September is still good tuna fishing and we're booking trips for that whole month as well! Lots more availability in September at this time, but weekends are filling up fast as well. Give us a ring when you get your group together! We can also schedule 18 hour trips if needed toward the end of September. … Read entire article »

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August Tuna Spots

The following are the last remaining spots to go out for Tuna in August: Wednesday Aug. 11th – 2 spots Tuesday Aug. 17th – 3 spots Friday Aug. 20th – 1 spot Friday Aug. 27th – 1 spot Getting pretty close to full! … Read entire article »

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Saturday Tuna

The Crackerjack took out a private party of 9 yesterday and the boys brought back 48 fish! Really nice grade albacore, average about 20 pounds, some much bigger ones in there too. Capt. Jack was out between 40 and 45 miles. Looking forward to a little breather today and the next couple with just bottom fishing and then back on Tuna on Wednesday. We have 6 spots available THIS WEDNESDAY August 11th! Also there are 3 spots open on Tuesday the 17th and 2 spots open on Friday the 20th if you want to get out there and catch your dinner! … Read entire article »

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