Damn good fishing guides in San Francisco Bay

Check Real-Time Availability on 4 Trips

Top fishing trips in San Francisco Bay

Everything to Know About Booking a fishing charter in San Francisco Bay

What are the best fishing charters in San Francisco Bay?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 4 trips in San Francisco Bay, and the most popular trips in the area are San Fran Crab Combo Trip guided by Craig, Marin County Bay Trip guided by Anthony, and Marin Salmon Fishing guided by Anthony.

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.

The most popular cities to book a charter in are San Francisco, Richmond and South San Francisco.

What types of fishing charters are common in San Francisco Bay?

Nearshore fishing is the most popular in San Francisco Bay as well as inshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in San Francisco Bay are: 1. rockfish, 2. halibut, 3. leopard shark, 4. lingcod, and 5. chinook salmon.

The most common fishing techniques in San Francisco Bay are bottom fishing, drift fishing, and artificial lure fishing but live bait fishing and light tackle fishing are popular as well.

How much do San Francisco Bay fishing charters cost?

in San Francisco Bay prices can range anywhere from $900 to $1,700, but the average price for a half day in San Francisco Bay is $1,150. The average price for a full day in San Francisco Bay is $1,283.

When is the best time to go fishing in San Francisco Bay?

The best time to go fishing can depend on a number of factors. Call us to talk fishing!

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

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