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Rating: 4.1  194 rating points
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Last 3 months 75 116 19 = 97 82% 3.9
Last 6 months 99 174 20 = 154 86% 4.1
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1/2 Day and Twilight Fishing Trips

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Treat yourself to a five-hour, one of a kind sportfishing trip on the sparkling waters of Southern California, leaving from Dana Point.

Rating Date Attended Reviewer Gender Age Where From? Group Type? Sort Descending
Rating: 4
Great twilight fishing trip
Fri, Jul 23, 10   5:30 PM craighughes Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Polite crew, easy parking, caught fish.
Rating: 2
no fish available
Wed, Jul 7, 10   5:30 PM tomschmeltze Male 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Unspecified
I was looking forward to going ocean fishing off the california coast, since I have done so many times off the

oregon coast. I went on the twilight trip, thinking that would be a good time to go. WRong! we went out for about an hour to what was supposed to be a good spot, nothing there, moved to another spot, 2 fish caught, for the whole boat, 12 fishermen, moved to another spot nothing , moved to another spot 2 more fish caught,.By then it was time to go back in.I was very disappointed, to say the least. When you concider they had boats going out all day, they should have known that the spots we were going to were fished out. needless to say, I will not be going back.

If you are going ,be sure to ask when you book if any fish are being caught or not. It's up to you if you want to waste your your money on a boat ride.
Rating: 4
Jh
Mon, Jun 21, 10   10:00 AM Kbizzle Male 20-29 Domestic Tourist(s) Unspecified
Jhkh
Rating: 5
A great first time
Sat, May 22, 10   12:00 PM ninawon03 Female 20-29 Unspecified Unspecified
The boat was nice and we heard others commenting that it was one of the better boats it had been on. The staff was friendly and helpful. They got us to a great location where we caught a 43 lb. halibut! We look forward to coming back. :)
Rating: 4
Great Day
Thu, Apr 8, 10   10:00 AM Kevinher Male 40-49 Local Unspecified
The 1/2 day trip was well organized & the deck hands were helpfull. Although there were very few fish caught on this trip...the experince was great. It was my sons first time & he really enjoyed it. We look forward to the next trip.
Rating: 4
no complaints
Thu, Feb 4, 10   5:30 PM anthonyk Male 20-29 Unspecified Unspecified
great crew

-got a little hectic when people were reeling in all those giant squid though
Rating: 3
Where are the fish?
Tue, Sep 1, 09   6:30 AM pchargualaf1 Male 50-59 Local Unspecified
Even though I ended up catching the "jackpot" fish and mind you, it was the last fish caught as the skipper was hoisting the anchor, the fishing should have been alot better. We were the last boat out the docks (7:00am) and lost valuable time fishing. We wasted too much time fishing in spots that had no fish. The bait was bigger than the fish we were catching. The skipper should have taken us to the "Kelp Patties" where there are always fish instead of wandering around. Even little fish that can be caught and thrown back will be a thrill for the kids on board this boat. SOMETHING IS BETTER THAN NOTHING. THIS IS NOT ONE OF THOSE DAYS THAT "A BAD DAY OF FISHING IS BETTER THAN A GOOD DAY AT THE OFFICE". IT IS CALLED FISHING BUT WASTINGN TIME IS NOT MY IDEA OF A GOOD DAY FISHING.
Rating: 5
Good time was had by all !
Tue, Aug 11, 09   10:00 AM ywpwbh392 Male 70+ Local Unspecified
Weather was cool with a slite overcast, but burned off on the way home.

The crowd had many school age kids for it was summer, but they were delightful.

Boat was full, but we managed. Fishing started off very slow, then after many stops to find them biteing on our last stop on our way home. This made the whole trip worth wile.

I'm going again soon.

Tiny the Clown
Rating: 3
Bring the kids fishing was great !
Sun, Aug 2, 09   12:45 PM OMAR_CARRERA Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
It was a hot and fun day onthe boat and my kids had a good time being onthe boat . The sad side was the fishing was not great at all we only cought 1 fish on the trip , which dissapointed my kids and from going on again . so it's good to check the fish reports before you go , to see if the fish are biting .
Rating: 4
nice
Tue, Jul 28, 09   12:00 PM jihara Male 40-49 Unspecified Unspecified
nice