Top offshore fishing trips in CA
Everything to Know About Booking a California offshore fishing charter
What are the best offshore fishing charters in California?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 86 offshore trips in California, and the most popular trips in the area are 14 Hour or 16 Hour Trip (Nomad) guided by Nick, 6 Hour Trip (Kraken) guided by Nick, and 6 Hour Trip (Ironclad) guided by Nick.
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What types of offshore fishing charters are common in California?
The most commonly sought after species for offshore 1 are: 1. yellowtail amberjack, 2. mahi mahi / dorado, 3. yellowfin tuna, 4. calico bass, and 5. rockfish.
The most common fishing techniques in California are trolling, heavy tackle fishing, and jigging but kite fishing and light tackle fishing are popular as well.
How much do California offshore fishing charters cost?
for offshore fishing in California prices can range anywhere from $1,093 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a full day for offshore fishing in California is $5,143.
When is the best time to go offshore fishing in California?
The most popular season for offshore fishing in California is summer, and most anglers book their trips 27 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.