Trip Reports

December 16, 2015

Trip 33-15 (10/31/15-11/9/15) 9-Day Phenix Ltd Load 21

This year’s Phenix sponsored 9-day trip saw Wahoo fishing early on with everyone getting lucky on 1st day of fishing. Next onto the big girls and we found some. Congrats to Steve Mason on his Super Cow 303.6-lb Yellowfin and to Bryan Romine on his awesome 283.8-lber. Finished up with some fun Yellowtail and school Tuna. […]


November 11, 2015

Trip 32-15 (10/19/15-10/29/15) 10-Day San Diego Anglers Ltd Load 16

Always amazing trip with the San Diego Anglers going for variety and fun. Some great Wahoo for all topped off by some Yellowtail and Dorado. Thanks so much to Dwayne and Debbie Patenaude, we love you! Jackpot for Wahoo went to Doc Bob McKittrick with a nice 52.5-lber; Tim MaCauley took the Yellowtail JP with a […]


November 2, 2015

Trip 31-15 (10/10/15-10/18/15) 8-Day JRI Lures/GET SOME Ltd Load

Epic WAHOO action for every angler combined with wide open night bite on Yellowtail made this year’s trip one to remember. Thanks so much to John Jordan and Jeff “Cool Tuna” Squires for bringing all the great swag. Jackpot was a 2-way split for 1st with Jeff Row and Richard Conrad and their 50.4-lb Wahoo, […]


October 21, 2015

Trip 30-15 (10/3/15-10/10/15) 7-Day Tuna

Good weather and great WAHOO action for every angler sandwiched by Yellowtail fun and a few Yellowfin to boot. Jackpot was Dylan Palmer making a comeback in 1st place with a  50.5.-lb. Wahoo,  2nd place went to Randy Potts with a 48-lb Wahoo, and Peter Bromley came in a close 3rd with his 47.6-lber. YFT took 3rd.


October 12, 2015

Trip 29-15 (9/27/15-10/3/15) 6-Day Tuna

Great Yellowtail fishing and slow scratch at Yellowfin and a few Dodos and Wahoo. Tough weather on the last part of the trip hampered our offshore fishing but we did have great weather for most of the trip. Always nice having the Oceanside Seniors Anglers on board and look forward to again next year. Jackpot was […]


September 27, 2015

Trip 26-15 (9/16/15-9/20/15) 4-Day Tuna

Wide open YT, scratch to get our YFT. Just a few Wahoo made for a nice catch. We managed the weather to keep it nice. Jackpot 1st place Robert Conley with 45.8-lb 45.8 lb. Yellowfin, 2nd place was Scott McKinney  with a 29.2 lb. Yellowfin and and his Wahoo and then 28.6 lb.-Yellowfin Tuna for 3rd place to Robert […]


September 27, 2015

Trip 25-15 Lage Family Charter (9/12/15-9/16/15)

Amazing to think that the Lage Family celebrated their 25th charter on the Vagabond.  Limits of BFT and limits of fun, along with some YFT and Yellows. We can’t thank Poppa enough for sharing his wonderful family time with us out on the water.


September 15, 2015

Trip 23-15 CEI Charter 4-Day (9/3/15-9/7/15)

Trip 23 CEI Fish till it Hertz… and they did til their arms and backs were sore! Good fishing on good grade 30- to 40lb-BFT and Yellowtail. We even had a few YFT. Great group, weather & good fishing. Fun for all. Thank you Kyle, see you and the guys next year! 


September 8, 2015

Trip 22-15 (3-day trip 8/30-9/2/2015 ) CHARTER

Hot trip! Plenty of good grade Yellowtail & good fishing for excellent grade bft, Started with bad weather on the way out but by midnight it was flat calm the rest of the trip. Lots of fish in low 40s came to the scale but Greg held them off. Quality fish, great trip. Thank you, […]


September 3, 2015

Trip 21-15 (3-day trip) 8/27-8/30/2015

YFT moved and we scrambled to find fish. Managed a little YFT and scratched at nice BFT last day. Jackpot winners: Ryan Evans 46.4-lb Bluefin and Eric Bluestone 44.6-lb Bluefin.