Check In:
On the day of your departure please check in at the Sport Fishing Center one hour before departure to confirm your reservation and obtain the necessary bait, tackle and accessories. Your time of departure will depend on the type of fishing you will be doing. Usually the boat departs between 6AM and 7AM and returns around 4PM.

What to Bring:

Be prepared for chilly weather and the possibility of getting wet. Bring your lunch, drinks, sunglasses and a suitable hat. There is room aboard all boats for one medium sized ice chest.

Bait and Tackle:

Fishing conditions, weather, time of the year and the type of fishing you will be doing dictates the kind of bait and tackle you will need. In order to be properly outfitted check in at the Bodega Bay Sportfishing Center prior to boarding and you will be informed what your boat will be using for bait and tackle. All of which is available at the Sport Fishing Center. Al anglers over 16 years of age need a California sport fishing license. Rod and reel rental is available on board for $7.50..



Fishing Regulations:

Check with the Sports Fishing Center or the deck hand on your boat for the amount, size and species of fish you will be allowed to catch and keep. Fish filleting is available on the boat for a nominal fee.


Special Trips: 65' Sea Angler (40 passengers)

The Bodega Sports Fishing Center offers special trips including light tackle rock cod, salmon mooching & trolling, ling cod specials, combination potluck trips and rock cod, dungeness crab combination trips. For further information please call:


Pricing: 65' Sea Angler (40 passengers)

Daily Open load Rock Cod $85.00
Daily Salmon Mooching and trolling $85.00
Dungeness crab and rockfish combo $95.00
Albacore tuna trips, Sept. through Nov. Call for price