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Santa Rosa Island Run

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22 ft 1 - 3 People From $1,085
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Santa Cruz Island Adventure

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22 ft 1 - 3 People From $975
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LA Inshore/Nearshore Classic

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,150
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Long Beach Nearshore Adventure

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21 ft 1 - 6 People From $600
Fishing in Long Beach

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Lobster Hooping - 21' Bayliner

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21 ft 1 - 6 People From $750
Fishing in Los Angeles

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6-Hour Los Angeles Mixed Bag

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32 ft 1 - 5 People From $1,200

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Fishing in Los Angeles
Fishing in Los Angeles
Fishing in Los Angeles
trip description for 6-Hour Los Angeles Mixed Bag in Los Angeles

This full-day trip is designed to make the most of the world-renowned fishing off the coast of Los Angeles, CA. Here, cold Pacific currents make this area a perfect environment for catching big fish, and you'll be able to hook up a number of species including Barracuda, Calico Bass, Halibut, Sheephead, Rockfish, White Seabass, and more! Captain Tom is an expert angler, and he'll put you right on top of some of the best fishing grounds in the state. You fish the bottom for Rockfish and Halibut, troll for Barracuda, and drift for Bass and other species. Whatever you want to catch, Captain Tom is here to help you do it. You'll get out there aboard a 32' Luhrs sportfisher, purpose-built to handle anything the Pacific can throw your way. Originally built in 1995, she's been equipped with twin Yanmar 315HP engines. Electronics include radar, GPS, full radio communications, and more. Plus, she has outriggers for trolling, a restroom, and way more. Everything is provided for you, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. Just bring some sunscreen and your California Fishing Licenses and you'll be good to go! Read More

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6-Hour Los Angeles Mixed Bag

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32 ft 1 - 5 People From $1,200
Fishing in Long Beach
Fishing in Long Beach
Fishing in Long Beach
trip description for Lobster Hooping - 21' Bayliner in Long Beach

Come aboard Captain Kevin's 21' Bayliner for an exciting day of Lobstering off of beautiful Los Angeles, California! With Captain Kevin at the helm, you'll be heading out into the Pacific waters in search of some of the most delicious and sought-after crustaceans in the ocean: California Spiny Lobsters! Using hoop nets, you'll be able to carefully and sustainably catch these tasty critters and enjoy a fresh seafood feast like no other. Captain Kevin's Bayliner is a beauty, purpose built for fishing in nearshore water. She sports a t-top for some shade, and has a full kit of amenities to enhance your experience—plus, she packs a punch with a Mercury outboard engine. As you cruise the waters, keep an eye out for dolphins, seals, and other marine life that call this area home. Book your trip today and get ready for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure! Read More

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Lobster Hooping - 21' Bayliner

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21 ft 1 - 6 People From $750
Fishing in Long Beach
Fishing in Long Beach
Fishing in Long Beach
trip description for Long Beach Nearshore Adventure in Long Beach

If you've been wanting to explore the excellent fishing off Long Beach, CA, this trip with Captain Kevin might just be for you. On this nearshore trip, you'll fish the rocks, reefs, and keep forests right off the coast. Depending on the season and the weather conditions, you'll be able to target fish across the entire water column, from Pacific Barracuda near the top to Calico Bass in the middle, plus Seabass and Yellowtail Amberjack towards the bottom. With so many different species out there, you'll switch up the techniques quite a bit. That can include lures on light tackle, drifting, bottomfishing, and more. Captain Kevin will make sure you're hooked up with the right tackle for the job! Captain Kevin runs his trips on a 21' Bayliner center console that's perfect for nearshore fishing. She's driven by a 150-HP Mercury engine, and is decked out with amenities to make your trip as comfortable and successful as possible. Everything you need for a great trip is provided for you. Just remember to wear proper clothing and bring some sun protection, a cooler with some snacks and drinks, and a California Fishing License. Get out there and have a blast! Read More

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Long Beach Nearshore Adventure

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21 ft 1 - 6 People From $600
Fishing in Los Angeles
Fishing in Los Angeles
Fishing in Los Angeles
trip description for LA Inshore/Nearshore Classic in Los Angeles

Although LA is know for it's music, celebrities, history, and more, Los Angeles is also a premier fishing destination, with a variety of fish species available to catch year-round. If you're looking for an exciting fishing adventure in Southern California, a charter trip with Captain TJ is the perfect choice! Captain TJ is a local fishing guide with years of experience on the waters of Los Angeles. He offers half and full-day fishing charters, where he will take you to the best fishing spots in the area to chase a variety of popular fish species, including Barracuda, Calico Bass, Rockfish, California Halibut, and Lingcod. These fish are perfect targets for anglers of all levels, and many make excellent eating as well. Since each species occupies a different part of the water column, you'll be able to test out a number of different baits and techniques as you fish. Captain TJ will provide you with top-quality fishing gear for the day, including rods, reels, and tackle. He will also provide expert instruction on how to catch the various fish species in the area! In addition to the fishing, Captain TJ's 48' Uniflite sportfisher is comfortable and spacious, with plenty of room for up to six anglers. She's purpose-built for fishing on the Pacific, and is equipped with all the necessary safety gear and electronics, so you can focus on reeling in your catch and catching some rays. Book a charter fishing trip with Captain TJ and experience the thrill of catching Barracuda, Calico Bass, Rockfish, and Lingcod in the beautiful waters of Los Angeles, California. It's a fishing adventure you won't soon forget! Read More

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LA Inshore/Nearshore Classic

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,150
Fishing in Oxnard
Fishing in Oxnard
Fishing in Oxnard
trip description for Santa Cruz Island Adventure in Oxnard

Captain JT is an expert when it comes to sportfishing off of Santa Cruz! Your fishing trip will begin in the morning when the winds are low and the seas calm. On this trip, you'll be able to choose which species you'll target, and can select from wide range of fish, including Rockfish, Halibut, Bonito, Lingcod, Barracuda, Calico Bass, California Sheepshead, and more. These species inhabit the whole water column, from Barracuda up top to Halibut and Rockfish on the bottom. Many of these species are excellent eating, and Captain JT actually specializes in ikejime, a Japanese technique for quickly and humanely killing fish that also ensures the quality of the meat by preventing rigor mortis and cortisol build-up. He's happy to demonstrate the technique, and any keepers you want will be dispatched using this method. When you book a trip with Captain JT, you'll go aboard his 22' center console vessel and get after it! This state-of-the-art boat features a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a full suite of electronics including GPS, sonar, radio, and more, plus bait wells and ice boxes for your catches. Captain JT truly wants to make your time on the water special. Before the trip, he will get a sense of what’s important to your crew. If you have kids, be assured they will have a blast learning about fishing, what it is like to captain a boat and be on the sea. Let him know what you want to catch and he'll do what he can to put you on your target! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Oxnard

Santa Cruz Island Adventure

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22 ft 1 - 3 People From $975
Fishing in Oxnard
Fishing in Oxnard
Fishing in Oxnard
trip description for Santa Rosa Island Run in Oxnard

Captain JT is an expert when it comes to sportfishing off of Santa Rosa, also known as Outer Island! Your fishing trip will begin in the morning when the winds are low and the seas calm. On this trip, you'll be able to choose which species you'll target, and can select from wide range of fish, including Rockfish, Halibut, Bonito, Lingcod, Barracuda, Calico Bass, California Sheepshead, and more. These species inhabit the whole water column, from Barracuda up top to Halibut and Rockfish on the bottom. Many of these species are excellent eating, and Captain JT actually specializes in ikejime, a Japanese technique for quickly and humanely killing fish that also ensures the quality of the meat by preventing rigor mortis and cortisol build-up. He's happy to demonstrate the technique, and any keepers you want will be dispatched using this method. When you book a trip with Captain JT, you'll go aboard his 22' center console vessel and get after it! This state-of-the-art boat features a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a full suite of electronics including GPS, sonar, radio, and more, plus bait wells and ice boxes for your catches. Captain JT truly wants to make your time on the water special. Before the trip, he will get a sense of what’s important to your crew. If you have kids, be assured they will have a blast learning about fishing, what it is like to captain a boat and be on the sea. Let him know what you want to catch and he'll do what he can to put you on your target! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Oxnard

Santa Rosa Island Run

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22 ft 1 - 3 People From $1,085
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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Oxnard

What are the best fishing charters in Oxnard?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 6 trips in Oxnard, and the most popular trips in the area are Santa Cruz Island Adventure guided by JT and Santa Rosa Island Run guided by JT.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Looking for kid friendly charters / fishing lessons in Oxnard? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Oxnard.

What types of fishing charters are common in Oxnard?

Nearshore fishing is the most popular in Oxnard as well as inshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Oxnard are: 1. barracuda, 2. calico bass, 3. white seabass, and 4. halibut.

The most common fishing techniques in Oxnard are bottom fishing, trolling, and light tackle fishing but heavy tackle fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much do Oxnard fishing charters cost?

in Oxnard prices can range anywhere from about $725 to $1,725, but the average price for a half day trip in Oxnard is $842. The average price for a full day trip in Oxnard is $1,393.

What month is best for fishing in Oxnard?

The most popular season for fishing in Oxnard is summer, and most anglers book their trips 0 days in advance.

Do I need a Oxnard fishing license and what are the bag limits in Oxnard?

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

Popular Types of Fishing In Oxnard

Oxnard fishing charters offer a variety of options for anglers of all levels. The most common types of fishing charters in Oxnard are half-day and full-day trips, as well as overnight excursions for the more adventurous.

Depending on the type of fishing charter you choose, you can expect to catch a variety of fish, including halibut, rockfish, lingcod, yellowtail, and tuna.

Some popular landmarks that Oxnard fishing charters visit include the Channel Islands National Park and the Ventura Harbor. So, whether you're a seasoned angler or a beginner, there's an Oxnard fishing charter that's perfect for you.

The Best Places To Fish In Oxnard

Oxnard, California is a prime location for fishing enthusiasts. With its beautiful coastline and abundance of marine life, there are plenty of great spots to cast a line. Here are some of the best places to fish in Oxnard:

1. Channel Islands Sportfishing - Offering fishing charters for all levels of experience, Channel Islands Sportfishing is a top choice for those looking to catch a variety of fish including rockfish, halibut, and yellowtail.

2. Ventura Harbor - This bustling harbor is home to a variety of fish species, including bass, halibut, and barracuda. It's a great spot for both shore fishing and fishing charters.

3. Silver Strand Beach - This picturesque beach is a popular spot for surf fishing, with anglers often catching perch, corbina, and halibut.

4. Port Hueneme Pier - This historic pier is a great spot for fishing, with anglers often catching mackerel, bonito, and even sharks.

5. McGrath State Beach - This beautiful beach is a great spot for surf fishing, with anglers often catching perch, corbina, and halibut. It's also a popular spot for fishing charters.

No matter where you choose to fish in Oxnard, you're sure to have a great time. With so many great spots to choose from, it's no wonder why fishing charters are so popular in this coastal city.

Other Things To Do In Oxnard

While Oxnard fishing charters are a popular attraction, there are plenty of other things to do in this vibrant California city. Take a scenic drive along the Pacific Coast Highway, explore the Channel Islands National Park, or visit the Carnegie Art Museum. For a taste of local culture, head to the Oxnard Farmers Market or the Heritage Square Museum. If you're looking for outdoor adventure, try hiking in the nearby Santa Monica Mountains or kayaking in the Channel Islands Harbor. And of course, no trip to Oxnard is complete without a visit to the beautiful Silver Strand Beach.

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