Trip Reports

August 9, 2018

Trip 15-18 (7/29-8/1/18) 3 Day

Big fish lineup from our 3 day trip that returned 8/1/18. We had 11 big bluefin, with 7 of them being over 200 pounds, and some fun action on good grade yellowtail.  The Vagabond Crew


August 3, 2018

Trip 14-18 (7/26-7/29/18) 3 Day

Beautiful weather and happy fishermen aboard our 3 day with Captain Cam. Fun action on yellowtail, yellowfin and dorado for the first two days and for our final day of fishing we targeted large bluefin. We finished up our day with 3 over 200 up to 297 pounds and a handful of 70-80 pounders. 


August 3, 2018

Trip 13-18 (7/22-7/25/18) 2.5 Day

Still on the big bluefin! We returned this morning from a 2.5 day. There were 8 big bluefin landed (including 4 cows) up to 220 pounds.


August 3, 2018

Trip 12-18: Jan Ishii 4-Day

      Jan really smiled down on the boys as they enjoyed EPIC Bluefin fishing! Wish they could all be like this one. When we hit the scales, the total was 14 Cows plus 5 in the 190’s, and a 145, a 156, and a 185. Everyone on the boat caught one of these […]


July 16, 2018

Trip 10-18 (7/10-7/15/18) 5 Day

Lots of fun on our Calstar Fishing Rods sponsored 5-day. Guadalupe produced some very fun action on 40-50 lb Yellowfin with a handful of standouts up to 100 lbs. We were also lucky enough to catch some beautiful Yellowtail up to 35 pounds. The 2018 season is in full swing and we hope to fish […]


July 11, 2018

Trip 9-18 (7/8-7/10/18) 1.5 Day

  Although there was incredible sign of life all throughout the ocean, getting the fish to cooperate was not an easy task. We had dozens of opportunities on offshore yellowtail and yellowfin schools. After countless attempts at these fish we headed out to the big fish zone where we were fortunate enoughto land a beautiful […]


November 27, 2017

Trip 36-17 Lupe (11/13-11/19/17)

Perfect seas and an excellent group of anglers provided us with another outstanding trip at Guadalupe Island. Big tuna of 125 to 147 lbs were on the chew giving each and every angler plenty of opportunities at the rail. Persistence on the bottom often resulted in a beautiful 30- to 40-lb Yellowtail.  Once again our Penn gear preformed flawlessly. Finishing […]


November 14, 2017

Trip 34-17 5.5-Day JRI Lupe (11/6/17-11/12/17)

JRI put on another epic trip! Very good Guadalupe tuna fishing for fish in the 120 to 147-lb range. Everybody got in on the action. Cannot say enough about the quality of these fish, they put all the gear to the test. It was incredible how well our Penn Fathom 40 2-speeds are performing. We have them loaded […]


November 9, 2017

Trip 33-17 (10/27-11/6/17) 10-Day

We had great weather this 10-day trip, the sunrises and sunsets were magnificent against flat, calm seas. Good fishing for large Tuna and everybody got Wahoo and Ed Horne even picked up a large Shortbill  Spearfish. The Yellowtail were tough with a little bit coming from Alijos Rocks. Jackpot winners were Jim Pea with a 166-lber, Ralph […]


November 9, 2017

Trip 32-17 (10/16-10/26/17) San Diego Anglers 10-Day

The San Diego Anglers headed to Guadalupe for a couple of day for a pick at nice large grade Tuna up to 144 lbs. and some nice Yellowtail. Our ridge fishing produced a nice catch of good grade Tuna, 20-35 lbs, and some scattered Wahoo, finishing up with a great bite on good grade Yellowtail, […]