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by INDY CREW / Independence Sportfishing
Just talked to Jeff on the boat and he reported they will be in at 6:00 am Monday morning. He also said they had a decent ride up and everyone on board is doing good. See you in the morning
(More...) (Sunday, January 22, 2017)

Excel At Hurricane Banks

by JUSTIN FLECK / Excel Sportfishing
Capt Justin checked in from the Excel to report that they have been at Hurricane Banks for the last 3 days, fishing started off really good and get some good shots at the big ones. Most were 175 lbs
(More...) (Sunday, January 22, 2017)


Our travel northward has been a good ride so far. We've managed to stay in calm wind areas making our ride a nice one so far. Our swell is increasing, but we have a safe path to follow going up..
(More...) (Sunday, January 22, 2017)

CDFW Releases New Guide to Heritage Trout Challenge

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has released the Angler’s Guide to the California Heritage Trout Challenge, a new online tool for those interested in fishing for California’s heritage trout. The guide provides anglers with detailed information on how
(More...) (Friday, January 20, 2017)

Booking 2017 Trips!

by TERESA EWART / Ventura Sportfishing
Aloha Anglers! The 2017 Rockfish Opener Is Right  Around The Corner,  For Our Schedule & Online Booking  Go To Www.venturasportfishing.com Or 805-676-3474. * Hau'oli Makahiki Hou!  Best Wishes for a Happy and Healthy 2017!  Visit Us At Fred Hall Long Beach March 1-4.
(More...) (Friday, January 20, 2017)

Bridgeport Reservoir

by CHAD WOODS / Sportfishingreport.com
Today I had the opportunity to drive by the Bridgeport Dam. Here is a picture of the frozen lake with snow on top. It appears that the lake has recovered significantly. The water is up by
(More...) (Monday, January 16, 2017)

Diamond Valley Marina Fishing Report

by DIAMOND VALLEY LAKE STAFF / Diamond Valley Lake Marina
BASS The bass bite was tough this week. Senkos, swimbaits and dropshotting plastics are working best. The bass are down deep right now about 40-60 ft. STRIPER Keepers are coming in! All the stormy weather we've had has helped with the striper
(More...) (Sunday, January 15, 2017)

Sanddabs and whale Watching

by CHANNEL ISLANDS SPORTFISHING CENTER STAFF / Channel Islands Sportfishing Center
Today’s Fish Count: 1 boat and 33 anglers. 4950 Sand Dabs, 1 Mako Shark Another great day for our Sanddab fisherman. Our Whale Watching season has started out really well as the Grey Whale migration is earlier this year then most years
(More...) (Sunday, January 15, 2017)

Twilight tonight

by MIKE MORRISON / Sportfishing at 22nd Street Landing
Come Join the Monte Carlo tonight. The weather is going to be GREAT! The boat departs at 6:30pm. $45 for adults $40 for juniors, military and seniors.
(More...) (Sunday, January 15, 2017)

Half Day Yellowtail

by SEAFORTH STAFF / Seaforth Landing
1-13-17 9:00am - The New Seaforth got a good look at some local yellowtail this morning, and managed to put three of them on the boat. These are some bigger fish, and one of them was close to 40 pounds.
(More...) (Friday, January 13, 2017)

Sanddab Trip is a "GO"!

by ERICKA HORSTMAN / Long Beach Sportfishing
Friday's Sanddab Trip aboard the Ahra-Ahn is a go! Trip departs at 9am, returning at 5pm for $65. There is no size, hook, or bad limit for these little flatties, so bring your bucket and hook-up a dozen at a
(More...) (Thursday, January 12, 2017)

Lake is on the Rise

29K ACRE FEET OF WATER IN RESERVOIR and RISING !! YAY !! Should be able to operate MARINA this year(it's been like 4 years..ugh) Reservoir holds about 43K..perspective.. NOW.. we need the fishes !! CDFW is still screwing up our
(More...) (Thursday, January 12, 2017)

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