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What are the best nearshore fishing charters in San Diego?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 15 nearshore trips in San Diego, and the most popular trips in the area are 6 hr (AM or PM) guided by Shaun, San Diego Half Day Roundup guided by Andrew, and San Diego Local Trip guided by Ted.

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Other popular cities nearby for booking a Nearshore charter include Bodega Bay, Dana Point and Long Beach.

What types of nearshore fishing charters are common in San Diego?

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

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

How much do San Diego nearshore fishing charters cost?

for nearshore fishing in San Diego prices can range anywhere from $925 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day for nearshore fishing in San Diego is $1,500. The average price for a full day for nearshore fishing in San Diego is $2,041.

When is the best time to go nearshore fishing in San Diego?

The most popular season for nearshore fishing in San Diego is summer, and most anglers book their trips 19 days in advance.

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

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

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