SUMMER FISHING OPPORTUNITIES
SPRING/SUMMER: Express Ocean Salmon, or Salmon/Rockfish Combo
Late May - July
Departs: Westport, WA
Captains: Ian & TBD | Boats: 29' Defiance "Reel Tight"& "Reel Elite"
If your looking for the very best shot at taking home your limit of Salmon, or a pile of Rockfish, or maybe BOTH, and want to get that ocean fishing experience this is your trip. The super popular Salmon/Rockfish combo can also be added which takes this trip to the next level with an additional 10 fish limit! We take just 6 anglers per boat and waste no time getting you to the best fishing grounds aboard our fast 29' Defiance Pilothouse boats featuring twin Honda gasoline outboards...$195/pp Salmon...$250/pp Salmon/Rockfish combo.
SUMMER: Summer Steelhead & King Salmon - Skykomish River
June 1st - July 31st
Departs: Monroe, WA
Guides: Ray, Mike, Mark | Boats: 21' Jet Boats
BBQ lunch included!
Just 45 minutes east of Seattle, the Skykomish river is rich in PNW fishing history. During the summer months the "Sky" has a run of two of the most prized fish...the summer Steelhead and King salmon. Top that off with exhillarating Jet boat cruising, beautiful cascade mountain views, wildlife, and our legendary BBQ lunch and this trip is one of the best trips we offer! Just 25 miles south of the Skykomish river is the Snoqualmie Falls, the USA's tallest falls at 300'. So plan ahead to make that a for sure stop on your way back from the river...$180/pp.
SUMMER: Seattle Salmon Fishing & Crabbing - Puget Sound
July 1st - September 30th
Shilshole Bay Marina, Seattle
Captain: Andrew & Mike| Boat: 32' Albin Tournament Express or 21' Jet Boat. Water, soda, and snacks included!
With departures from Shilshole Bay Marina (minutes from downtown Seattle), these summer-time Salmon trips on Puget Sound offer a classic PNW saltwater fishing experience, as well as spectacular sight-seeing and wildlife! You can catch up to three different species of salmon this trip...King, Coho, and Pink. We provide all necessary fishing gear, bait, fish cleaning, and can even sell you a fishing license on the boat. Just come aboard and let's fish!...$195/pp.
Crabbing is complimentary WHEN OPEN (July 1st - through Labor Day, and runs Wednesday - Sunday each week)
SUMMER: EPIC Pink Salmon Run (odd number years only)
August 15th - October 15th
Skykomish & Snohomish Rivers
Departs: Monroe, WA | 35 minutes east of Seattle
Guides: Team ARSC Guides | Boats: 21' Jet Boats
Now this fishery, by far, produces the most daily catches of salmon than any other salmon trip offered ANYWHERE on the west coast, period! The Pinks, or Humpy's, only run on the odd numbered years and they come in by the MILLIONS! These fish are tons of fun to catch on light to medium rated spinning gear.
Without question this trip is a must do for any angler... highly experienced or beginner...$180/pp.
SUMMER: Bouy 10 Columbia River Chinook & Coho salmon
August 1st - September 30th
Departs: E. Mooring Basin, Hammond, OR
Captains: Matt & Nathan
Boat: 23'-26' Deep V Open Sled
Quite possibly the most famous and productive salmon fishery on the west coast is the Columbia river at Bouy 10, or "B10", destination. With every tide large numbers of Chinook (king) and Coho (silver) salmon flood into begin there journey upstream. Located at the border of southern Washington and northern Oregon it appeals to anglers in both states. Book in advance, these dates are limited and also very popular!...$200/pp.
SUMMER: Express Style Albacore Tuna Trip
June 15th - November 15th
Departs: Westport, WA
Captains: Mark, Ian, Mike | Boats: 29' Defiance "Reel Ultra", "Reel Elite" & "Reel Tight"
Feel the "pick-up" on live bait or cast lures to boiling Tuna on this fast action ONE DAY offshore fishing trip! Our fleet of super fast 29' Defiance Guadalupe's fitted with twin Honda 225hp engines are custom built to get you an average of 40 miles offshore and back in a hurry! These boats feature a large, fully enclosed cabin with seating for 7 and additional outside seating which is covered and dry also. Best of all, you can expect only 6 anglers per boat (plus two crew) on these hardcore 8-12 hour fishing trips!...$395/pp. Fishing experience is required. See www.WashingtonTunaCharters.com for detailed info.