San Clemente Island Full Day

Starting at $1800 | 12 Hour | Deep Sea | 4 People | Trip #3726

About Your Trip

On this full-day fishing adventure, you'll head offshore towards the San Clemente Islands, a narrow outcrop that's home to millions of migratory birds and tons of sea life. The fishery here is one of the most productive in California, attracting pelagic predators such as Tuna as well as nearshore species ... Read More

About Your Boat

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Additional Amenities
GPS, Fishfinder, Bed, Live Bait Well, Radar

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Matt
Captain Matt has been a licensed US Coast Guard Captain since 2011. Born and raised in California, Matt has loved fishing since childhood. Learning how to fish in freshwater lakes and streams in the Sierra Nevada Mountains quickly turned to an obsession with targeting larger gamefish in the Pacific. Beyond ... Read More

Start Location

200 North Bayside Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660, United States

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Deep Sea

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


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.

Boat Restroom


Live Bait

Yes, Included


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


Bluefin Tuna, White Seabass, Yellowfin Tuna, Yellowtail Amberjack


Bottom Fishing, Bowfishing, Drift Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Trolling

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Rods, reels & tackle included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
Find out more about fishing licenses here.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.

Pricing & Availability

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Cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.


Donna N.


Matt is the best! Very professional and keeps a clean boat. We had the best day ever! Can’t wait to charter a bug trip! 😎🎣

Melody O.


We went out with Captain Matt for a morning with two kids. We caught a lot of fish and had a great time!

Cristina J.


My husband and I went out with captain Matt this morning. The communication prior to the trip was great. We knew exactly what we needed to bring and where to meet. We showed up and got right on the boat to head out. Matt was super friendly and knowledgable. He ...Read More

Christopher E.


Great trip with Captain Matt, the big fish weren’t biting but we found a great run for several hours on Calicos and Cudas with a couple nice Sheepshead. Really enjoyed the service and assistance from Matt, it was a pleasure to spend the day with him and his boat. ...Read More

Derek F.


Our trip with Captain Matt was fire! We got off to a slow start but closed out the night with a bang! Captain Matt was very patient, understanding, full of knowledge, and a great conversation. He's very easy to talk to and his demeanor makes the trip super chill. I'll be back for ...Read More

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 boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass 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!