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ODFW Free Fishing Weekend 8/17 & 8/18

This weekend, Saturday 8/17 and Sunday 8/18 is the ODFW Free Fishing Weekend. No licenses are required for fishing or crabbing on Saturday and Sunday. We still have a few spots open on our trips if you want to fish and not pay for the license. Please check in with our office for availability. 541-265-6800 or yaquinabaycharters.com … Read entire article »

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FISHING UPDATE 7/13

ROCK FISH Rock fish has been great lately! We have seen limits most days. We are seeing some Lingcod being caught and you can still keep 1 Cabezon. Long Leader rock fish trips have been fantastic. We’ve been limiting 10 fish per person on these trips. Salmon Salmon fishing has stayed strong since the opening weekend. We’ve been catching a LOT of fish. We’ve seen a lot of days with limits. It’s a great time to book your trip. Off Shore Halibut We still have a couple of off shore weekends coming up. July 17, 18, 19 is the next opener. We’ve been doing really well this off shore halibut season. These trips include crabbing. Near Shore Halibut We’ve been seeing typical numbers for near shore halibut trips. Average is 1 to 3 … Read entire article »

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Fishing Update & Available Trips This Week 9/21-9/30

FISHING UPDATE & AVAILABLE TRIPS THIS WEEK 9/21-9/30 The near shore rock fish limit has increased to 5 rock fish and 2 lingcod per person! We will be running some more long leader rock fish trips this season. Crabbing is still open. It’s slowed a bit in the ocean, but bay crabbing has picked up and we averaged 7 per person yesterday on a 3 hour bay crab trip. Look below for upcoming trips this week! Friday 9/21 — 1/2 Day Rock Fish — Full Saturday 9/22 — 6 Hr. Long Leader Rock Fish — 5 Spots Open Sunday 9/23 — 1/2 Day Rock Fish — 11 Spots Open Monday 9/24 — 8 Hr. Long Leader Rock Fish — 5 Spots Open Tuesday 9/25 — 1/2 Day Rock Fish — 11 Spots Open Wednesday 9/26 — 1/2 … Read entire article »

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Fishing Update 8/22/18

FISHING UPDATE: 8/22/2018 The CrackerJack went out on a 6 hour long leader rock fish trip today. They limited all 11 people (10 fish each) and limited on crab for everyone (12 crab each). Great day! We have room next Monday and Thursday for the 6 hour trip. The price is $110 per adult. Half price for children 12 and under. Crabbing can be added for $20 extra. We fish only 12 people on this trip. Salmon fishing has stayed consistent with a lot of fish being caught. There are a lot of salmon being brought on board with some limits being kept. It’s a lot of fun lately and you have a great change of getting some beautiful salmon. We offer 6 and 8 hour trips. Crabbing can also be added. … Read entire article »

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Upcoming Trips

We still have room on our 1/2 day rock fish trip this Wednesday March 21st. We leave at 8am and return between 1pm and 2pm. You can also add a crab pot! We are also running rock fishing and ocean crabbing/whale watching trips everyday next week for spring break! Please call the office at 541-265-6800 or visit our website at www.yaquinabaycharters.com to make reservations. … Read entire article »

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Fishing Update 10/11/17

We’ve had a lot of questions about what we can fish for this time of year. These flyers from the Department of Fish and Wildlife gives a good explaination. We are offering two types of trips in October. We have an 8 hour off shore long leader trip. The price is $125 per person. We also have a 5 hour Petrale Sole and Sanddab trip. The price is $80 per adult and $40 for children 12 and under. Crabbing can be added to either trip for $20 extra until Oct. 15th. Ocean crabbing will be closed from Oct. 16th to Nov. 30th. … Read entire article »

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