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Everything to Know About Booking a California inshore fishing charter

What are the best inshore fishing charters in California?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 18 inshore trips in California, and the most popular trips in the area are 6 hr (AM or PM) guided by Shaun, San Diego Bay Half Day Trip guided by Kevin, and Marin Salmon Fishing guided by Anthony.

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The most popular cities to book an Inshore charter in California are Long Beach, Los Angeles and Newport Beach.

What types of inshore fishing charters are common in California?

The most commonly sought after species for inshore 1 are: 1. halibut, 2. rockfish, 3. lingcod, 4. yellowtail amberjack, and 5. barracuda.

The most common fishing techniques in California are bottom fishing, light tackle fishing, and trolling but heavy tackle fishing and artificial lure fishing are popular as well.

How much do California inshore fishing charters cost?

for inshore fishing in California prices can range anywhere from $500 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day for inshore fishing in California is $1,020. The average price for a full day for inshore fishing in California is $1,684.

When is the best time to go inshore fishing in California?

The most popular season for inshore fishing in California is summer, and most anglers book their trips 17 days in advance.

Where can I get a California fishing license and what are the bag limits in California?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in California, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in California. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in California.