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.

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 […]

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 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, […]

November 9, 2017

Trip 30 (9/30-10/7/17) 7-Day

We have spent most of the last 2 weeks at Guadalupe Island enjoying the island life. The fishing has been very good for quality yellowtail 30 – 45 lbs on about every technique. Tuna fishing has been for large ones, averaging more than 100 pounds, testing all of the skills and gear, great weather, great […]

November 9, 2017

Trip 29 (9/24-9/30/17) 6-Day Phenix

Our 6-day Phenix Trip to Guadalupe produced some personal bests on Yellowtail and these nice Yellowfin beauties. Another great adventure for all.

September 14, 2017

Lage Family Charter (9/9-9/13/17)

They did Papa proud. The annual Lage Family trip was another year of great family, friends, and fun. Good weather with excellent fishing for Yellowfin Tuna, a few nice Yellowtail, and 16 BIG Bluefin Tuna trophies. Big honors went to Barry Lee with his 198-lber. Always an enjoyable trip for the Vagabond crew too!! Thanks […]

September 11, 2017

Trip 25-17 (9/4-9/9/17) 5-Day Tuna

We ended up staying close to home and it paid off BIG. Every angler aboard worked very hard to pull a Bluefin Tuna trophy over the rail. We followed up with some choice Yellowtail.   David Bruner took 1st with a 138.5-lber, Daniel Deagon came in 2nd with his 136.5-lber, and Steven Ogus was a […]