Trip Reports

October 10, 2016

Trip 29 9/25-10/1/16 6-Day Tuna/Wahoo

  We went LOOONG for the big payoff of school Yellowfin and great shot at the Wahoo for ALL! Jackpots  Wahoo winners were 1st Place Jeremy Campbell 54.2 lb. , 2nd place 52.2 Mark Kim and 3rd place 50.4 lb. Mike Livingston . the Vagabond Crew


October 3, 2016

Lage Family Charter 2016

 


October 3, 2016

Trip 25 9/5-9/10/16 5-Day Tuna

We made a nice catch and stayed in beautiful weather. A couple of good days of fish for 70 – 90 lb Bluefin Tuna, lots of 80-lbers. Finished with a nice couple of stops on 18-27 lb Yellowfin Tuna. Fun fishing–do not forget to bring your 40- & 50-lb 2 speeds when you come out. […]


September 13, 2016

Trip 24-16 (9/1-9/15/16) CEI Fish Til It Hertz Charter

They fished “til it Hertz” again. The CEI charter group had a steady pick of 60- to 88-lb Bluefin. Lots of personal bests with Jacob Buchanan taking the jackpot with his 88-lber. Can’t wait for next year. Thanks to Kyle for putting together this great group.


September 13, 2016

Trip 25 9/5-9/10/16 5-Day Tuna

We made a nice catch and stayed in beautiful weather. A couple of good days of fish for 70 – 90 lbBluefin Tuna, lots of 80-lbers. Finished with a nice  couple of stops on 18-27 lb Yellowfin Tuna. Fun fishing–do not forget to bring your 40- & 50-lb 2 speeds when you come out. Jackpots winners were Joe […]


September 5, 2016

Trip 23 8/28-8/31/16 3-Day Iwamura Charter

Another personal best trip on the Tuna for this family and friends charter. Plenty of long battles and sore muscles. Great weather and really nice camaraderie. Jackpots went to John O’Donel in 1st with a 85.4-lb BFT, Brent Murray in 2nd with a 82.8-lber, and Gerald Shimamoto  in a close 3rd with a 82.4-lber. Thanks to Gary for […]


September 2, 2016

 Trip 22-16 3-Day (8/25-8/28/16)

  Starting out with a bang on the first afternoon with a good bite on school-size Yellowfin Tuna. Day 2 we scratched out a mixed bag of Yellowtail, Yellowfin, and Bluefin. Not big numbers but good quality. Finished up with some more quality BFT. Nice weather and fun for all. Jackpot went to Huy Truong […]


August 29, 2016

Trip 21 8/21-8/24/16 3-Day Tuna

Good weather, great group, and sore muscles. We got a good biting school one morning, the catching was slow the day before–guys were using 30-lb and lots of heartbreak and or epic battles. We did land several nice fish 50 -80 lb class both Yellowfin & Bluefin–some larger ones escaped. The way to go on these fish is […]


August 26, 2016

Trip 20 8/18-8/21/16 3-Day Gibson Charter

The TJ Gibson charter found some nice Bluefin just a couple of hours out. We landed 3 largest–75 lbs and a 50-lb Yellowfin right there. The local tuna grounds slow day till 5_30 when we found a biting school of 50- to 80-lb mixed Tuna. The guys wanted to get some variety so we fished Yellowtail on our last day and […]


August 22, 2016

Trip 19 (8/14-8/17/16) JRI & Getsome Lube 3-Day

Got out with another beautiful load of bait and head to local tuna grounds. Weather was a little choppy but we found several schools but they went to hungry scratched out a few handfuls of school-size YFT decided to try for more the next day, and scratched at them weather came up a notch so we […]