Local Waters Variety of Species

Starting at $1000 | 6 - 8 Hours | Inshore, Nearshore | 1 - 6 People
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Barracuda, Bonito, Halibut, Lingcod, White Seabass


Bottom Fishing, Drift Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Trolling

About Your Trip

Explore the local waters of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Long Beach, CA on this trip with Captain Steve! The cold, rich Pacific currents that flow along California's coast make this coast an angler's paradise, with tons of species to target from the inshore bays all the way to deep offshore waters.

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Sportfisher
Boat Manufacturer: Egg Harbor
Boat Length: 42 ft
Year Built: 1989
Engine Manufacturer: Caterpillar
Number of Engines: 2
Total Horsepower: 750 hp
Additional Amenities: GPS, Fishfinder, Bed, Flybridge, Snorkeling Equipment, Live Bait Well, Kitchen, Refrigerator, Ice Box, Radar

About Your Guide

Captain Steve has been around boats his entire life, and loves being out on the water. He's also been a volunteer for the US Coast Guard for 10+ years, and has held several maritime qualifications. He's had his Master Maritime Credentials since 2009, starting with a 50 GRT, and he's upgraded recently to a 100 GRT. Having spent several years taking my friends and clients out fishing, he's an experienced charter captain who loves to put smiles on people's faces and fish in their bags.


Ryan​ M.


June 4, 2022



Our group of 6 had a great time fishing for sculpin in the morning and bass/sheeps head in the later morning. We were able to catch sculpin almost non-stop. The captain found us a great spot and many other large sport fishing boats joined in the catch. We caught fish ...Read More

Michael S.


March 12, 2022



This was a phenomenal experience. Everyone had a great day. The crew was fun, knowledgeable, polite, helpful and did there best to put us on the fish(including a close encounter with a thresher shark). We will be booking another trip this summer. Thanks for the great time Captain Steve and ...Read More

Moe T.


June 12, 2022



Very clean boat and professional team. We caught lots of fish! We loved it and will be back soon for more fishing.

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.

We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.

Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a QR code (like a mobile boarding pass). Just show your guide your QR code on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!

In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.

Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Nearshore

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.


You can play your own bluetooth music.

Boat Restroom


Air Conditioning

This boat has air conditioning.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.


No meal provided.

Gear & Packing


Snorkeling Equipment, Ice Box, Rods, reels & tackle

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.

Required Items

California Fishing License

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping

After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Yes, cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find out more about licenses here.

Start Location

200 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802, United States