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Fishing Season Reminders

Fishing Season Reminders

We thought it might be helpful to list the current and upcoming fishing seasons. Season dates and bag limits can be changed by the department of fish and wildlife. It’s important to look at their website for potential changes to these fisheries. To make reservations you can call the office at 541-265-6800 or book directly at www.yaquinabaycharters.com. ALBACORE TUNA Tuna come in the the warm water currents typically between the months of July through October. We will be … Read entire article »

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Nearshore Rock Fish and Off Shore Long Leader Rock Fish Available on Wednesday 5/27/20

We still have room on our 1/2 day rock fish trips Tuesday and Wednesday this week. We also have room on our off shore halibut trips on Thursday and Friday. On Wednesday we also have a LONG LEADER ROCK TRIP. These are amazing fishing trips that are further off shore in deeper water. You will catch yellow tail, canary, and brown rock fish. You can keep up to 10 of these very very tasty fish. The price is $140 per person and you can add crab for $20 per person. To book reservations you call call 541-265-6800 or book directly online at www.yaquinabaycharters.com. … Read entire article »

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HALIBUT UPDATE 5/19/20

We still have room on our halibut trips this season. We have updates below for both the off shore halibut season and the near shore halibut season. If you have any questions or would like to book your trip you can contact us at 541-265-6800 or www.yaquinabaycharters.com. OFF SHORE HALIBUT Our off shore halibut trips are up to 12 hours and $225 per person. These trips include crabbing as long as the weather allows. We are fishing between 20 to 30 miles off shore in deep water. The off shore dates are listed below. We still have room for this weekend’s opener. May 21, 22, 23 May 28, 29, 30 June 11, 12, 13 June 18,19, 20 July 9, 10, 11 August 6, 7, 8, August 20, 21, 22 NEAR SHORE HALIBUT The near shore season is open 7 days a … Read entire article »

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Our 1st Day Back! 5/16/2020

The CrackerJack and the Spindrift had their first trips since our closure. They both had great rock fish trips. They both limited on rock fish. Both boats caught quite a few lingcod too. We are running near shore and deep water rock fish trips. Near shore halibut is available 7 days a week (not including off shore dates). Don’t forget that off shore halibut trips start next Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. We still have spots open for next weekend. We want to thank everyone for your support during this time. We are excited to be fishing again. To make reservations please call 541-265-6800 or book directly at www.yaquinabaycharters.com. … Read entire article »

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Update on Reopening 5/5/20

Good Morning! As of today we plan on fishing again on May 14th which is the opening day of the off shore halibut season. However, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is supposed to make an announcement about the offshore halibut season later this week. If there are any changes to the season we will be contacting all of our customers directly. We will be practicing social distancing and following the governments protocols for running trips. We will post these protocols at a later date. If you are traveling from out of Lincoln County you should know that there is a short term rental ban in effect through May 31st that includes beach houses, hotels, motels, RV camping and tent camping. You can find lodging in Benton County which includes … Read entire article »

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FISHING UPDATE FROM ODFW 5/1/2020

SALEM, Ore.— “Non-residents may fish and hunt in Oregon again beginning Tuesday, May 5. Recreational clamming and crabbing will remain closed to non-residents until further notice.” * We will be making a decision about the date to reopen after Monday. We are waiting to hear the Governor’s plan for reopening. We are excited to fish with you very soon. … Read entire article »

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