about the boat
Again "Fish Like You Mean It"
We Fish Like We Mean Business
The “Pacific Mistress” is 36 ft LOA x 12 ft Customized Sport-Fisher and Proudly Features..
Large bait capacity * Refrigerated fish hold * New Furuno side scanning sonar and Fathometer * Sleeps 4 passengers * Small Refrigerator * Electric Stove top * Microwave * Complimentary Keurig Coffee Maker * Onboard Bathroom * DVD TV & Much More
WHY WE CATCH FISH
A LITTLE LUCK
½ Day Private Charter: (8am-1pm) (4 Passenger Limit)– $1,150
This is the perfect trip for new beginners, children, family outings or tourist
*Tackle and rods included on 1/2 Day trips
*Passengers are required to get there valid California fishing licenses
*Departure times may vary by one hour if captain request and gets your okay. Please show up 45 minutes before departure
Overnight: (9pm-7pm) (4 Passenger Limit) - (We recommend Three Passengers for comfort with a Four Passenger Limit) - $2,850
*Example: Friday Night 9pm to Saturday 7pm. Trip can fish up to 60 miles from port
Reverse 1.5 Day: (White Seabass Specials)
(10am-following day 7pm) (4 Passenger Limit) - (We recommend Three Passengers for comfort with a Four Passenger Limit) - $3,650
*Example: Friday morning 10am to Saturday 7pm. Trip can fish up to 70 miles from port
2 Day Trip: (9pm Departure - 7pm) (We recommend Three Passengers for comfort with a Four Passenger Limit) - $4,550
Captain and Crew favorite trip. Destinations include Cortes Bank, Tanner Bank, Southern California Islands and Offshore Banks - (may be surcharge for flying fish/helium)
*This trip is for the serious fisherman. Can fish up to 100 miles from port.
Example: Friday night 9pm Departure to Sunday 7pm Return
A typical trip Overnight will leave as early and late as (7pm - 10pm) and usually travel to our desired area during the night. Generally, fishing will begin very early the next morning.
*Departure times may vary by one hour if captain requests and receives your permission
*Please show up 45 minutes before departure
*No drugs are permitted on boat
**all passengers older than 16 must have a valid California fishing license**
Rates subject to change with fuel surcharge
Deposit Required for all Trips:
*$1,000 Deposit needed to secure your date for Overnight and 2 Day Trips
*50% or $475 Deposit for Half Day Trips.
*The balance of the trip is due 24 hours prior to the booking date
*Cancellations prior to 15 days before the scheduled trip will be fully refunded , and after 15 days will be forfeited
*All prices based upon a cash payment basis. Credit payments will increase the cost by 3%
What to bring with you:
Valid California fishing license, all passengers 16 or older (this can be purchased online at, http://licenses.org/c/recreational/california.htm l (or at Jigstop Tackle in Dana Point)
Bring your own Food & Drinks (We do provide electric stove & microwave for your use)
Sun protection & layered clothing for ALL climates
Tackle: Line, Hooks, Sinkers, please call Captain for recommendations for what to bring a couple days prior to your fishing trip, on 1/2 Day Coastal Trips all tackle is included
Please try to pack as light as you can
What we see aboard our Whale Watching Trips:
DATES TO REMEMBER
December-April is the peak months for the gray whale migration, Last year, 2015 we had the highest recorded number of gray whales in history!
March- April We see cow calf pairs of whales as shallow as 30ft of water
June- October Blue whales come to feed Southern California and Dana Point is the number one area to view blue whales because of our unique deep drop off and we have one of the highest concentrations in the summer.
Breaching humpback whales can be seen year round.
Finback whales can be seen in the spring and summer feeding off our coast.
Bottlenose dolphin, common dolphin, risso dolphin, pacific white sided dolphin can be seen year round.
Rare sighting of Orca, false killer whales, sperm whales have all been sighted out of Dana Point.
4 Hour Whale Watching - $750
*Choice of 8am Departure or 12 noon Departure*
50% deposit required for all charters. Any cancellation within fourteen days will forfeit deposit. Trips may be cancelled if weather is not permitting, in this case we will return your deposit if we are unable to reschedule the trip to fit your schedule.
Prices do not include gratuity (usually 20%)