Trip Reports

August 12, 2014

Trip 13 Report (3-Day 7/31-8/3/2014) Tuna

Another awesome Tuna 3-day trip. Gorgeous weather with fun fishing. Jackpot winners were Jason Bates with a 68-lber and Ian Fujino with his 67-lber.

August 4, 2014

Trip 11 Report (5-Days 7/23-7/28/2014) PENN Reels

  Steve Carson was here!! That says it all. He always brings the swag and fun. Great fishing for school tuna and few trophies in the mix. It was a good trip to remember Tiny and Ralph Holmes and to welcome future HOT STICK Nathan “Hot Dog” Winicki, not to mention some fun family time […]

July 30, 2014

Trip # 10-14 (7/20-7/23/14)

Rhinehart family trips are always lots of fun and are filling up more and more with some terrific young anglers. Pictured is Allie Eastman with her personal deckhand Andrew Eastman.

July 14, 2014

Trip 7-14 (7/8 – 7/13/14) 5-Day Beauchamp Group

We had good days and slow days but in the end we had a great catch of nice-size YT and good action on school YFT. Finished up with the BFT up to 76.6 lbs. Jackpot winners: John Beauchamp  with the 76.6-lb BFT, Jim Pea in 2nd with a 33.8-lber, and Jim Mason close behind with […]

July 6, 2014

Trip 5 Report (5-Days 6/29-7/4/2014)

Great weather, loaded up with quality YT then on to good scratch on YFT and topped off with some BFT. JP winners: Scott Bendorf 32.5-lb YT, 27-lb YT Bill Rinkes, 26-lb YT  Ed Thompson

December 9, 2013

2013 Cows Trip!

Fished beautiful weather with lots of action the 1st couple of day on fish up to 90 lbs but finally settled in on the anchor for the BIG FISH. Action was slow but when it came, it was AMAZING! We added in some yummy Wahoo for the holiday tables. Hot stick was Larry King with his […]

November 13, 2013

Phenix Rods 9-Day (11/2-11/11/2013)

The Phenix Rods 9-Day raised us up to the challenge. Fishing was hard but we played hard with the good size YellowTail and Dorado. The Tuna were schoolies but the better news is that the bigger boys are starting to bite! We threw in a few Wahoo to boot. Excellent weather the last 6 days. […]

November 4, 2013

SD Anglers 10-Day (10/20-10/30/13)

This ultra limited 16-passenger trip was all but ultra limited when it came to fishing and fun. We had 4 days of wahoo action with the top Ono going to Mark Logan with a 65.4-lber and he also tied for top stick with 12 of those exciting fish. Good scratch on yellowtail and yellow fin […]

October 8, 2013

Trip 27 (9/29-10/6/2013) 7-Day

We enjoyed mostly great weather and good action on Bluefin, Yellowtail, some small Yellowfin, and Dorado. The quality Yellowtail were biting both lures and bait and put a good show to boot. The Bluefin were up to 40 lbs. The group had a lot of fun and can’t wait for next year. Jackpot winners were […]

September 30, 2013

Trip 26 (9/23-29) 6-Day Tuna/Yellowtail

It was a good 6-day trip starting with quality BFT up to 145 lbs and weather made us move down where we had a day on a couple kelps with action fighting and ended up with a few nice Yellowfin and Dodos. The next couple of days we stayed in calm weather on the great […]