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2012 Sport Salmon Seasons Finalized!

Hey y’all! Long time no post, eh? Well here’s some brand new information for you! The 2012 Ocean Sport Salmon Seasons have been announced and we have a little bit of an atypical season coming up, but it should bode well for fishing. The buzz over a higher Chinook projection this year has so far been somewhat verified with several days of excellent Chinook fishing during Easter week and Chinook remains open through Oct. 31. Coho selective season opens on July 1 this year and runs through July 31 or 8,000 fish. That’s kind of a small quota – but in September we get some bonus time to make up for it. Limit is 2 fin-clipped coho per person per day. Coho non-selective season opens September 1-3 and will behave a little … Read entire article »

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Schedule and Salmon Update

Schedule and Salmon Update

Well ODFW couldn’t make up their minds for a while, but we’re sure happy they did and found in our favor! The non-selective salmon season is now September 1-10 ALL DAYS, not just Thurs-Sat like it was before, AND we now have a quota of 5,600 fish instead of 3,000. That season is shaping up to be a really great time if you’re going to be in the area! This week we have 3 spots … Read entire article »

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Trip Schedule 8/22 – 9/3 *Special Salmon Days*

Trip Schedule 8/22 – 9/3 *Special Salmon Days*

Hi Folks, here’s another round of what we’ve got on the books for the next two weeks. Please remember things change frequently and spots get filled and come back available sometimes, so it’s good to call in and check for the number of spots actually remaining. ALSO this is just a listing of trips with spots available.. if only one trip is listed the other trip that day is full. P.S. Crabbing has been great and … Read entire article »

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Open Boat Sunday 8/28

Open Boat Sunday 8/28

Still running tuna and planning trips all the way through September! Averaging about 25 tuna per trip right now. We have an open boat on Sunday the 28th for any trip! I’ll post the trip schedule for the next week tomorrow morning. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Albacore Tuna, Fish Counts, Fishing Information, Latest News, Photos, Yaquina Bay Charters

Pictures and Fishing Update

Pictures and Fishing Update

We’re still doing pretty well on tuna, but the numbers are going up and down every day. We’re averaging about 2-3 fish per person now. We have trips going out every day almost if not two and this weekend is especially busy with both boats running 4 trips in a row. We have 1 spot available on Wednesday, 2 spots Thursday, Sunday, and Tuesday, and 6 spots next Wednesday. The Coho Salmon run is closed … Read entire article »

Filed under: Albacore Tuna, Fishing Information, Latest News, Pacific Halibut, Photos, Salmon, Yaquina Bay Charters

Great Tuna Day!!

Great Tuna Day!!

Hey folks, just wanted to share the good news that the Tuna are really showing up again FINALLY! Thursday night the Gracie K brought back 65 for 9 anglers from around 45 miles out. The Crackerjack and Gracie K are both out today with max loads of 10 and hoping for similar results! Here’s the rundown of currently available tuna spots for the next week: Sunday 8/14 – 1 Wednesday 8/17 – 5 Thursday 8/18 – 1 Friday 8/19 … Read entire article »

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