On the iron!
Mint irons never work
He's probably out fishing.. I don't know.. he just said he had 4 coming in..and 2 are spoken for.. as you know, it's prime time!
I've been doing the same thing for the last 13 yrs.. extra energy drinks for the guys, as a little extra token of appreciation.
Never had a deckie...
I talked with Jimmy on Monday.. he has 2 pair coming in!
His info.. http://www.gyropros.com/jim-kingsmill/
I've been 4x to COA.. Jose does it right on with food, lodging, service & view! If your bass guy.. May is good, but if you like yellows.. August...
that guy pisses excellence..
Here's a little something that's been working well for me over the years.. which kind of ties into this conversation.. if your getting low on...
Good stuff E~Dog!
DJ Dave.. jammin Pink Floyd, nice!
Marcus.. New Lo-An
My favorite bluefin trip was when we headed to Clemente and stop at Pyramid cove to load up on squid before chasing bluefin. When we got to...
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Norris was a good guy.. I've had beers with him next door at Pavilions.. great stories and a class act!
Nice of you to talk about him!
buy a drag scale.. there around $15 bucks.. then you'll be able to adjust the drag perfectly.
john klein was an interesting guy
A friend of mine said her's hurt for a little over a year..???
not cheeseburgers.. you need the right kind, just sayin
call 5-Star.. amazing
Great to see them out.. season's getting ready to tee off!
Spoke with Dr. Barbara Block recently.. she said Socal we'll have another carbon copy year of '18. Confident we'll have another stellar year!
Mike's top notch and runs a clean operation!
I hear they make drones that are waterproof & float???
In August, I fished the surf several times in front of COA without any luck.. then we took the lodge's kayaks out with flat fall jigs.. we hooked...
Has there ever been a Newport Beach tackle swap meet?
Someone let me know.. I'd like to get on that.. I have a lot gear I need to downsize, thanks!
Simon.. go to the Apple app store.. download PCS mag. They have current & back issues there for $ free fifty free, enjoy!
There's a currently issue of Bounce Balling in PCS mag.. a very productive way to fish the flatties!
take the seaguar test - [MEDIA]
use circle hooks.. better odds
cedros outdoors adventures 100%.. biosphere.. no sportboats! for yellows you'll fish & troll live macs.. and lots of surface iron..
Don't sell yourself short..100% Cedros Outdoor Adventures! We do an annual boys trip every year and fly out of San Diego.. I just booked my 5th...
Great job Danny.. nice to meet you at Long Beach. I'll try and get TJ back down there for a shot at one of those cows!
small boat.. big fish.. congrats
Nice work bro!
yes.. when will you be in Newport?
I love coffee grinders.. you know who to avoid when your on a sportboat.. and if they're using it upside down, forget about it!
Tony was a great guy and a reel professional!
I've been down 4x.. buy a pool noodle at the 99 cents store.. plus some zip ties.. guess how much?
Your talking hard time :-)
I read the DFW was topside and wrote him a ticket for not having a fishing license.
Great rod.. Buzz Ramsey
great trip.. luv the poke!
talk with Wade or Drew over at the Dunes.. they're good guys!
Sounds like a great trip.. how'd ya do... hahaha!
way to crush it!
good job.. thanks for the l o n g report
The reel was serviced last year and is in great condition. It has 65lb braid line, also in good condition. Max drag is 30lb. The reel comes with a...
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Thanks Bob.. in PEI with Tony's Tuna Fishing, incredible time!
Wahoo tacos looks tasty.. nice catch!
G Loomis GL3 BBR 965C/ 8' Mag-Heavy. Mod-Fast Action Casting Rod 17-40 Lbs
The rod is a classic.. originally designed for steelhead, but I use it...
Was it Titleist?
Epic stuff.. !
did you check Melton's or Anglers Center
Better late than never!
Captain Balaam is the man.. !
That's not setting the hook.. your the first on west coast that started butterfly jigging
I'd rather not say.. to PC on here
Nice business card holder, right there~!
Get out the trollers & feathers
that's what I like to see!
Capt Matty... what a stud!
nice, yellows up to 50 lbs..
almost triple digits
you might try 5200..????
a couple of nice yellowtail tunas!
Good stuff Erik..
only a true aficionados (like yourself:-)) would know that G-Loomis blanks were wrapped for the Shimano Calcutta rod series in WA..
you crushed it!
try the fishing rods & reels section.. you might get a better response then the
Fishing Reel Repair Tutorials... good luck!
portrait or landscape.. that is the question
All reports/intel are good, thanks for sharing!
Reports are always appreciated,, NEXT TIME !
He was doing hot laps Tuesday evening.. Battlewagon!
Looks like a good time!
It's built to take lot of abuse :-)
Shawn Steward runs a first class operation!
Good stuff Erik, thanks for the report!
free bump to support the cause
nice report.. I've heard it's been tough lately
Ditto.. met/bought & sold to good guys.. !
No I do not.. but all the reels I have them on, I use to throw iron, bait, etc.. with no issues! I've used other spectra brands and did not like...
I don't have any issues with it.. I have all my trinis & talicas full with 65# Pro Spec.. casts great!
Very cool.. and detailed
Selling my GOLD trinis.. They're in good condition with some boat rash.. they're fully loaded with 65# Berkley spectra (less than a year old).. no...
I saw them in Newport fueling up at Hill's.. I had to take second look! I think they were getting repair work up here..
Mar de Cortez hotel.. good times!
Good stuff you guys!
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Our has lasted 6 or 7 years with seals banging on it all the time. Here's the link-
Your reserve would work great here in Snewport.. our seals are very respectful and fashion forward!
We eat at Harbor Grill a lot.. they grill on mesquite if your like that and they have decent prices- http://www.harborgrill.com
good for you bud!
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SOLD.. thank you
Yep.. I've heard of stuffing macks with a nice dose of Copenhagen can do the trick
Spool of 60# fluoro leader & vacuum seal bags, just in case they run out. Good luck down there!
Never used.. still in the box.. worth $770 + tax.. selling for
Comes with SondeCAM HD flashlight kit & SondeCAM trolling motor mount kit.....
I believe she use to work at Blue Beat in NB.
Selling my Calstar BTG6480 custom marlin caster (8' rated 30-50lb) .. custom made for the 2011 Catalina Classic tourney.. I won it in the raffle.....
Selling my Shimano factory wrapped in Washington.. the rod is a G-Loomis blank made for Shimano. Model: Calcutta CL730MA 7'0" 20-30 lb. In great...
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Never been warn.. still in the box.. reg. $249.. only $100.. will ship on your dime.
(100%) Talica 10 ll filled with 65# braid.. perfect size reel for multiple applications, G'luck!
Nice work Tony! Check out Abreojos & La Bocana for the fall with the new rig
It will be good seein ya out on the water during the tournaments again
Also try Leonard at Baja Pirates of La Paz..
Our Captain Operated Daily Boat Rentals includes:
Transportation to and from the fleet from the La...
Search Renegade Mike Sportfishing on here and checkout his posts.. he's does it all.. Also, Picante Sportfishing
Looks like one hell of a good time!
Joey runs a first class operation..
No one catches tuna at Cedros.. well.. except for this guy! [ATTACH]
Good stuff Tony! I miss Panama..
Check out Luau Larry's for their poo poo's!
Rick or The Goose is the man.. I buy all my ball bouncing set ups from Rick- Best of Big Game. http://www.bestofbiggame.com/BounceballTips.html...
WTG.. The Journeyman's a nice ride!
well done corey
I watched Hanson running Wild in Sac crush two over 200lbs in front of us.. so jealous!
look into a whopper stopper mini http://whopperstoppers.Terrence's website/
Good for you saying something positive.. Alex & the Phenix team are solid!
luv it !
Magic 8 ball will we have albacore in socal waters next year? Well, there's my answer.. lets hope its right!
Booger pullers off the hat trick.. !
take a sponge and get your gaskets wet.. wait a few minutes, and vacuum seal something.. if it works (almost) like new.. replace the gaskets from...
Awesome.. they bit last year through Thanksgiving, fingers crossed!
Ace Line Hauler #1
Yep.. water adds drag too.. your putting a lot of thought into this.. set your drag at 1/3rd the line rating, get a beer, and as the man said...
Tim.. your going to need a bigger hook
Cedros is amazing!!! tuna in 20' of water... we had a great time at COA, great operation!
Great stuff... thanks for posting!
3 rules of fishing.. 1.) never enough bait 2.) never enough beer 3.) never enough ice.. problem solved. Now, go kill some stuff!
(didn't read any commits).. Since 2015, fishing the 43, I've seen a handful of long rangers all over the that area, FYI..
Will.. good to see ya still out there bud!
Next time Erik!
Chuck's taken the ol' skin boat to tuna !
WTG!!!! no kill bag or cooler..
Congrats.. my buddy fished the pipe yesterday morning. He slow trolled dines, anchored up and chummed for for bass, nada! Good to see they moved up..
Sounds like a fun trip.. that should be on everyone's bucket list !
Love it HC !
That was a leadered fish in my book, and a clean release!
Nice work big Dan!
Nice Will.. somebody's going to be at the fillet station for a while
Decker.. always wants to be different.. I'm sure your guys ate well that night!
Try using an Owner solid ring tied to your main.. swap out any leader size.. super easy, been doing it since 2004. image below.....
Wes.. Options 6-pack. I've never seen a captain work so hard to put you on fish & keep you on fish, impressive!
scallops every time
I'm lazy.. read only first 3.. was that a slab of butter you put in the bags.. luv it.. I put butter in my coffee.. because I can! Nice jog Billy!
That's some clean looking water...???? Great job!
Luv it.. well deserved !!!
Crushed it !
Worst case scenario.. squid boats monitor Ch 11 at the island
Glass over ply... I bet the marlin luv that boat
#7. The one word only troll- exactly !
It's called an "educated thumb"..
I just saw this post Gary.. that was a fun trip at COA.
His names General, he's a white boxer that loves the water!
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nice work on the 1 speed.. !
I put reel clamps on all my reels and I use a small multi dial combination lock on my zippers of my gear bag/back pack.. won't stop them.. but...
Luv it !
I'm kind of bias when it comes to mint surf irons..
Nicely done bud! Now load that thing up with c-bass... good seeing ya at the show!
Mods plz delete.. sold TY
Try casting an 8' Calstar west coast all glass rod? My favorite jig stick..
It must get old winning all the time.. Nice limits!!!
Luv it Cory!
There's always the 3-way.. swivel that is..
Scotty make a really good rigger
Last year the Breitling airshow was going on and we were going to take the boat to watch the show. Found out they were flying right in front of my...
If your heading to Cedros... don't forget plenty of Advil, you'll need it!
how about a fish report... it also doesn't hurt if your guide is an ab diver. he'll know all the caves!
2x in Aug.. I didn't see any dodo's.. lots of yellows
way to make the effort!
I've read seal meat is more effective then totoaba bladders! Now we just need to pass that on..
Curado 200E-7 made in Japan, luv it!
OC Fairgrounds next week- Fri (1pm-7pm), Sat & Sunday (10am-5pm)
Great read bud.. Thanks for puttin in the effort!
if the bait barge is closed, I grab a couple of frozen fillets from the last trip to get things going.. for chopping bait, I use the Chum Buddy.....
Abreojos! :-) bring energy drinks for driving.. it's a white knuckler! You'll have fun
only one guy slowed down to find out if they were ok.. interesting! You know who your friends are...
He was a really good guy.. I'm going to miss him
Good report, thanks for sharing!
Good job on the lease! We've been catching a lot off the NB pipe, fishing for calicos, thick. Fun on light line... there's a trick I saw a...
Congrats... Nacho told me about this last Wednesday, he was pumped!
when you say chunk- were you using "cut" squid as bait..? BTW- nice score!
Luv La Bocana.. I need to get back down there!
2 0 1 6 . . . , not over! Way to whack it bud
good report... try using circle hooks next time
Good stuff Gary
The Chum Buddy.. Google it.. works great, and there's no mess all over the boat.
another stellar report Jon!
Epic report !
with those counts.. I would never go back, WTG!
I don't have the time to read everyone's response, but I've seen several guys on here at tournaments that placed or won a rod or reel in raffle,...
I see guys using zip ties as well
it was a zoo on Sunday.. I just watched from the patio..
great way to start the weekend
greasy... nice work bud!
love that place.. swimmin with the sharks and island hopin.. doesn't get any better!
On my boat- Safety 3rd. And I always leave the bait net in the tank so I can find it quickly!
Good times and fun weekend! Lots of sleepers Saturday morning.. you guys crushed it!
x2 .. maybe a med
for what it's worth.. if you don't mind losing gear, I suggest a short wire leader
I've fished braid to a top shot of fluoro since 2004 on several different rods, from- parabolic to glass, and never an issue.. shortly after a...
great trip & capatin
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Matty, what a stud
my buddy had yellowfin foaming on the 14 on friday and couldn't get them to go, nice work!
call Dave Hanson... he'll put you on the spots
Great read.. looking forward to coming down and seeing you guys!
Congrats.. and thank you for the report
Ken & Wes have been around, good guys!
nice work David! saw ya out there
I heard about the wedding ring, good jog on the fish!
great kite & EZ to fly mike
thanks for the report!
nice.. New Lo-An get the job done this year!
most likely a baby t
didn't have time read all responses... is there a video camera near?
nice work on the striped bass!
great report Ron
I'd hate to see the look in the kid's eyes when they tell him there's no Santa & his Cow status has been revoked. Renegade, this is a great PR op...
generous... does it come in white ?
J-Bone- Always good!
nice work Mike.. hope all's well
Rock Solid !
Incredible & great footage of the popper getting inhaled! what's the logic on shutting off the engine, I've never seen anyone shut their engine...
what's the issue with reliable? we fill up the reliable bag with ice the day before, no problem.. the curved bottom sits on your swim step!
GREAT JOB! That's why Marcus is well respected in the industry
outstanding.. chalk one up for the good guys!
ditto.. I'd rather be lucky than good!
i hooked one of those pelagic rays too.. crazy!
nice work gents.. thanks for the report
glad you made it back.. looked rough out there. nice work!
feel your pain bro.. i've done 3 trips- all trips 170nm each, dragging a stupid yummy, and the only thing to show is a nice fuel bill.
Tackle Specialties- I'm guessing A.K.A for.... ?
good work bud
Monday.. i know the drill, feel your pain bud [ATTACH]
buoyweather seems to nail it consistently..
that's a nice day! we baited a small one on Monday, no dice
good work man!
8.5 hrs.. brutal, you guys pulled it off!
I feel your pain brother..
WTG pop's.. Talica 16ll , nice!
7:55pm and 81out.. ouch! WTG!
good work guys & nice pix
way to get out there.. and thanks for the report
Socal bluefin over a hundie are now consider "mini" cows- WTG !
costa rican X is simpler and you don't have to re-rig to change baits
hats off bud, you earned it
remember in years past, we don't typically see yellowfin until August.. be patient.. they're coming.
healthy yellow on the mint! I heard nothing bites the mint?
nothing eats the mint.. everyone knows that!
thanks for the report John
epic fish & angler
there's a nice mention about using Scotty's on page 26 in this months PCS issue.
T- my recommendation would be to show up hungry on the Eclipse, great food! As for what jig, I'd ask the deckhand to match the hatch.. they're...
that bite has been going on for several weeks! the best area is been behind the arches bridge next to newport island- crushed it!
super low tech, but if your lazy like me, you can even use a light rubber band looped around the line and secured to a cleat while keeping the...
I don't have time to read all if these.. but my favorite is watching a guy fish 3 rods at the same time- 1. drop lope, 2. fly line, 3. casting...
Nice Jamie! I'd like to see what's taking it's place.
thanks for both reports
Thanks for the report..
Hmmm... temperate regulator? Inquiring minds want to know. $500, I'm out.
some healthy looking tails
I've heard guys catching decent yellows there since January.. nice work!
nice work bud!
Andy... great rig! I saw it at the Long Beach show, incredible!!!!!
Next time your in that area.. bring a boat load of ghost shrimp... lots of bonefish!
Danny do you do drugs..?
That's a tight light butt Howie!
tear drop... the bean bag is the best seat in the house & great for glassing in.
trip of a life time... great job and good report!
If the Malihini is full, look up Ryan Bostian "Booger", runs the San Diego out of Seaforth Landing.. He's known to limit out from time to time!
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Brand new in wrapper, never opened- $30
on the iron, nice!
Good stuff as always Gary, thanks!
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Thank you.. Sold
Will be at the Fred Hall Show today with the reel.. please feel free to call or text, thanks!
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LOADED W/ 65# BRAID
$300 or best offer...
Nice yellows SoCalAngler1, looks like you were on the T-Bird
Tickets are $10.. parking is free in the marketplace.. not to mention the first 50 through the door receive a free beer. We'll also be giving out...
And we give the first 50 through the door a free beer!
Good stuff Steve
Ya gotta love La Bacona.. you can fly down and land on the air strip in Punta Abreojos. I was fortunate to catch this donkey gulf grouper on 15#....
yes you can.. I did it in 2006... washboard road, driving 20 mph, great view!
Good stuff Jonathon
Great shots !
Luv it bud !
LUV IT MIKE.. next time I need Uber, I'm calling you. Will you be picking me up in truck or boat.. I live in Newport? I'm on the peninsula, so...
Next time bud!
invest in a Chum Buddy... great way to turn on the bite and use up your dead bait with minimal effort!
WTG... Luv the gentleman's hours (10:00am)!
Here are tuna lures made from bucket handles from Top Shelf Marine... innovative
Thanks for the report BlackFish
Great day on the water! The sunset from my office yesterday was insane! Wish I were out there..
I don't think the editing & production team are anglers. Hopefully it will get better.
Love that place! The fishing was incredible & we ate like kings.. good read, thanks for the memories.
Great stuff Gabe!
Looks like the taxman was collecting
Dove Island- http://www.doveislandlodge.com/
WTG - now do it again!
bring advil for your arms & back!
just saw this?- https://www.windyty.com/?2015-11-18-18,17.968,-111.731,6
keep it cheap- krocodiles/spoons
RP.. class act!
1 word- jealous...
The bean bag is the way to go... Happy Anniversary!
Congrats! What time did it hit?
on the purple/black.. wtg!
Nice work bud!
You'll have a great time no matter where you stay!
IMO.. my 12 is one of my favorite reels to throw light irons & big plastics.. I use straight 65# braid and 3' top shot. The other factor is I...
All it takes is one, GAME CHANGER!
that's a long haul.. wtg fast eddie!
Panama- Tropic Star Lodge
Puerto Vallarta - Paradise Village Resort- look up Manny Ocaranza on the El Matador or Josh Temple for...
Have you thought about looking into one of the long range trips- Indie, Excel, AA, Royal Star, PS...
Great stuff... WTG Jeff!
over 50 lost geeeez
MIKE... check the Legends facebook for today.. very encouraging for anyone on the fence!
wat trip - 10 !
Scotty makes a line puller as well... and it's smaller, less to store- http://www.scotty.com/fishing-gear-equipment/LinePuller.htm
Luv that !
phloro = fluro = fluoro as in fluorocarbon leader
Nice skinny !
I'm sure there are more out there.. congrats!
That smiles says it all... nice work!
Excellent photos.. thanks for taking us down memory lane!
Epic battle.. congrats on the hoo!
I have both... luv them equally.. MJ's has excellent customer service... never had to use Costa's CS... hope that helped.
Nice haul !!! you crushed it...
Congrats Matty & Andy!
"That Guy" told me to leave my etiquette at the dock..
Sun Country picked up the line. I'll miss the dock to dock service with Schock.
what size was the penn senator? wish i were there.. looks like you guys stacked the decks!
They've been talking about this scenarios for 2015 since last year.. remember- buying a light rod (15#) setting up for throwing pine-head size...
Love that smile... ear to ear! Nice work!
3 over the rail! what are sportiest?
nice team work on the leadered fish!
nice yeller! way to support the local fleet
Sorry to hear that bud. I know what it's like, but don't be a quitter (not this season). I broke my leg last Aug.. sucked it up and managed to...
Great job... and thanks for the tip on Jet Blue
Bean bags are the way to go!
BENDO... with the belly button rod holder
Hammer Time !
stackin'em deep & sellin'em cheap.. Nice work boys!
LUV IT !!!! Nice dodo bud..
Time to redo your avatar T.. nice job out there!
The Western Pride clocked'em pretty good today for 3/4... 128yft
the big ones are comin...
Keep It Fair! Keep It Fair!
Slump Buster !
it's not a ballyhoo
I'd say she's a deuce, maybe a deuce and a half. Nice work
Slayed'em.. Good job Ben!
Good stuff Juan
Parker out of Dana with a tower... possibly Ahi Nui.. but I think that boat has only a single 250..??? Very cool pix!
Good work Paul.. great lookin' dodo! Thanks for the #'s
Quality Jonathan, thanks.
Killer stuff! Tell your buddy in the future, keep the sun to the back of the drone. Less glare from the water.
Thanks for sharing. Let's see more!
You must be 100 miles offshore, congrats!
As my dad always says- "ya did it, but ya did it all wrong"!
Keep tryin' bud, you'll be the hero on here soon!!!
I was hoping you'd free gaff the mako for the triple lindy~!
pull a deep diving crystal minnow in your kayak by yo-zuri. try the mackerel pattern, it works well for me.
you'll have a great time!
That guy is a stud!
Looks like a fun fish
Go out this weekend... it will be a ghost town. And all the yellows you can handle.
business card holder size
Have a heart
We were up there Sept 15-19... great fishing! Awesome video!
I was looking to leave tomorrow too.. I'd be at Cat early just in case-
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming...
Get a smoker and half the neighborhood comes a knockin,
Fish = Beer
I wouldn't focus on these BIG bluefin... low percentage of hooking one. Buy a reel that you really want and can enjoy year round- IMO.
Luv it!!! You were more concerned about the camera angles then getting your fish in, WTG!
And for Christmas she got him a parachute :)
Thanks for the report, and nice job!
In theory, it sounds great... practicality, no go. Battery life & stopping every 15 minutes to lunch a drone.. not going to happen! I can't even...
I feel your pain brother!
I'm sure Reeb's will fill you in with all the details... You didn't know he's the Mayor of Cedros!
thanks for the heads up!
Quit your job, make your parents support you and go out every day until you get one!
It's really that simple, problem solved.
Good job bud, stay in school!
Thanks for takin one for the team. Next time bud!
Is Matty crackin a smile? Nice!
Thx Jeff, I ended up with fillet duty and had a birthday dinner my friends were throwing for me that I was an hour late for. In hindsight, I...
Corey, stopped out side the 150.. laughed my a$$ off.. I've never seen such a "cluster"! Saw that it was a nice ride to the west end of Catalina,...
Nice work Andrew!
someones got to post the animated videos of Keith, hilarious!!!
On the "iron", luv it! must have been wide open if Nic hooked one.
Guys catch grander- bluefin, black & blue marlin on circles for years... I think you'll live.
Saw this yesterday.. Those are Tropic Star Bertrams.
Someone said he's the fish whisperer.
1%er !!!! WTG
Quality Tail.. I have a similar rod- the Loomis GL3 series that I like to use for halibut stick paired with a Trini 12.
Fun combination as you...
Curious... whats the cost and who's all going?
hopefully the cbass bite will pick up soon
kidding of course
I only use a short top shot of mono on party boats.. how do you think I got the nickname buzzsaw?
my 2 cents... bait o matic and shark killers both work well.
if you have a downrigger look where the bait is holding on your meter and set the...
Nice work J !
Remember- Safety 3rd
he should gave it a wood shampoo... problem solved
Brad runs a great operation!
Go for it
thanks for the report
If you really need a 2 speed for light line, than commit and just get an electric reel. IMO.. over kill. Sure, you could put diamond hearings on a...
T-Bird crew rocks!
Jose runs a 1st Class operation down there. I'm looking forward to going this summer!
Nice work on the T-Bird
nada in newport... I've been checking each week. Although my ghost shrimps spots have be plugged in the bay.
This brings a tear to my eye..
Dave, I want Elvis's head on a plate... and the rest of him on the grill
2 speed for lighter line :supergay:
Solid fish & pix !
Go to their site they sale other magnets.. Marlin tuna
Over night ship?
eating tuna crabs.. wtg!
nice pile of yellows
The Chum Buddy rocks! No mess... easy to use!!!! You pack it with dead bait and pull the handle. Any macks we catch go straight in there and grind...
On the popper!
The gulf group is one of the best tasting fish! Nice work Mike
Living the dream Cory!
Fun trip... 60 fathoms, yikes! that's 360 ft. they must have heard the dinner bell.
luv the ol' school calstar west coast rod! one of my favorites in my quiver.
Try Seasons.. Jamie will hook ya up
Take a look at West Coast Marine in Costa Mesa. They work on Yamaha's as well.
Ultra-$$$, short drive
T-Bird- fun, reasonable cost, good crew
O'95- fun, reasonable cost, good crew, far to drive
-they all have their upsides
Zack and the guys do a great job.. thank you for going the extra mile !
Shimano has a small spring scale to 20lbs that I use for something like $20 in tackle stores.
IMO.. the Kroc spoons with silver prism tape seem to work the best and lasted the longest when I was surf fishing.
I wouldn't worry about putting...
Hopefully the sign of the times...
Does the Humminbird come with all your numbers?
3 days... nice work
Probably because he doesn't know how to fish it.
Nice work Brent.. Bill and Ryan at Batson will love them!
Nice tails boys
Have you ever had your temp gauge calibrated? Sometimes they can be off a couple degrees.
She ate the heart... luv it! Now you need to teach her how to fillet them.
Nice fishing platform, but... I guess I'm out. All my reels are loaded with braid except for the ones that have IGFA line on them.
I use one and the ride is awesome! I fall asleep on the way to Clemente every time.
smoke it fool..
how many times do you need a second gear for yellowtail- please!
All caught on a star drag, no prob...
For yellows... I'd go with a single speed and a star drag- Fathom 25N.
clean head shot !
I was wondering the same thing yesterday... I haven't heard anyone catching them consistently during the fall. Only a couple of juvies here and...
Good stuff Mike
Nice meter marks.. FYI.. they make longer gaffs.
Nice avitar Nic... when are we taking your skiff out?
Sunseekers are like diamond earrings on a mule... what a waste!
What a special place.. there's a great halibut spot north of town past the cooperativo lookout (the guy with the gun). One of the best surf...
Sorry to hear that... Jerry and John were good guys.
I've stayed at Cedros Outdoor Adventures and had no issues. Streamline process, great crew, relaxing, amazing time and some of the best fishing...
Nice work! Did you catch it below the Domes?
Been doing it for at least 5 years.. straight spectra sometimes short top shot. I started doing it because I got tired of losing my $20 Lucky...
Aloha Spirit- Shawn Steward x2
Nice work Ron!
Now that's a trip! I love Cedros....It looked like you guys had a great time.
Living Designs in Costa Mesa does really nice work.
You can read Hoose's story this month in PCS for free in iTune. Go to the link below, enjoy!...
HILARIOUS! WTG Corey..
I've been doing a power brine... more salt, less time and it's been great. I use 3/4 cup kosher salt, 1 cup brown sugar to 1/2 gallon of water....
This guy sells great calcutta bamboo gaffs. http://www.get-the-gaff.com/
Cover shot !
Good job Pam
Tomahawk that thing! Thanks for sharing.
Head to cedros outdoor adventures to get your big tails. Jose's got a great set up and will take good care of you, plus the new lodge is amazing....
Nice work gentlemen.
Luv it!!!! Bill & I were just there last week fishing with Tony MacDonald and crushed it. Land of the GIANTS! They'll be a nice story in the next...
Ya gotta admire a guy who can fish in white pants!
Travel insurance is good advise Jose. Thanks for the update. Looks like your guests had a great trip!
Now that's a Free-For-All ! Great pix, thanks for sharing.
Ha ha, you fool! You fell victim to one of the classic blunders... never bring a knife to a gun fight! The most famous of which is "never get...
Good stuff bud!
COA is a great operation..
Regina, it's good seeing Michael's boat's back in the water. Looks like you guys had a great time- nice work!
thanks for the report.. always appreciated.
Generally they won't let you use deep diving plugs just in case they don't swim right and tangle up other jigs. Sportboats use feathers, grass or...
Great footage guys!!!!
interesting that t's are around in this temp. Congrats on a fun day guys!
The reel is sold.. mods please take down post, thank you.
Next time try Cedros Outdoor Adventures- new accommodations, fantastic service and a great view!
Ya gotta love the take off and landing!
I'll tell ya.. havin a receiver pays for itself in one season!
Thanks for the report
Do it with Decker
Looks like a great trip!
My suggest would be to use 5/8 oz Krocodile spoons with prism tape. The trigger fish chew up your plastics in a couple casts and the damn needle...
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The reel has only been used one season and is in mint conditions! I've only caught...
Happy Birthday Pam.. !
Great captain & crew on the T-Bird and very service friendly... I went out Thursday night fishing Friday. The big game didn't want to play much,...
Great job Jonathon & Jenn!
What's a 4 finger baggie... is that like a 4 toed hoose?
Great job and good photos.. fished 42nd street in newport on sunday using sand crabs.. lots of small perch and one nice bean. good conditions too!
that looks so fun..
Don't confuse Tide and Current. Tide is a vertical movement of water that is controlled by the Sun's & Moon's Gravity.
Current is the horizontal...
Looks like a lot of fun.. congrats on your black.
Looks great Tommy.. See ya next week!
That would be a good lookin' mount.
Looks like a good time, congrats!
LUV IT !!!!
Nice work Seasons !!!
Nice work !
Great guy and an amazing captain.. congrats!
Dave's the man..
Free Ballast Point Beer to the first 100 through the door!!! Newport Rib Company will be on hand at the show for the best BBQ in the County....
Looks like fun Jeff.
I read there were several caught last year in SoCal waters?
Saw Decker yesterday.. He was pretty Jazzed on the trip! Nice report.
Wow.. great report!
Hopefully this means the yellowtail will be back again off SoCal in early May... Did I just jinx it?!
Derek the SUP's look like a good time! I need to get out and try one.
Amazing.. Here's a story that FedEx or Wilson should run with!!!
In the 80's they used to catch them in Newport bay.. Haven't heard of any being caught in a long time.
When I'm lazy.. straight spectra.. when I'm not.. 3 feet of 40# mono or fc.. for the line connection, I tie a #4 Owner solid ring to the main and...
Great stuff Albert
Chris... looks like an epic winter trip. Keep it up!
I'm gonna need a bigger tank.. !
Great looking rods Brice.! I've seen/heard of acid wrapped, but never heard of New Zealand spiral wrap. Luv it!
Kid's got skillz Tim..
Sorry to hear the news John.
Way to hit it Matt!
Nice work- Fast Eddie !
Thanks for the info.. Great stuff!
Sad news.. RIP
Fun trip... and congrats on the new addition to the family!
Take a look at the reviews on Big Green Egg Smoker and Grill.
Solid rod, free bump
Free bump for the effort.
He wasn't targeting them. I have the same stand up gear I use for corbina in the bay.
Congrats to Shanon & the crew of the Excel!
You've got a calling bud !
There's a good read in PCS mag- Sept issue (p. 12) on enclosures.. eisenglass or polycarbonate that recommended Raul's.
I like the effort!
Free bump for a great product. Love my Scotty !!!
"Hooks don't hurt fish.. people do!" -PETA
Looks like you had fun.. And in November!
Thanks for the great service all year guys !
Thanks Dave.. We always appreciate the info.
I luv following this event for the best of the best!
Great info.. thanks
Good Stuff Gary..
It's nice to read something good on here for a change. Thanks for sharing.
I love La Paz... If you ever get the chance go to the famous seamount- El Bajo. There are some big grouper & pargo along with monster yellows &...
Tell them your boat doesn't run on "THANKS" ! And next time work out the details a head of time with your new crew before you leave the dock.
Congrats to the both of you!
Ya think West Marine's still open?
Nice work Jonathon.. on both your girls..
Don't forget to bring sabikis to make bait. I brought 15# thru 60# fluoro, but only used 3 feet of 60# fluoro leader the whole trip.
Great report! Went out Saturday to the 289, saw 5 jumpers no takers.. back out yesterday and got one to go on the ballyhoo 10 minutes after...
Last Saturday we used a Chum Buddy outside of the kelp line on #2 to chum up the calicos and the macks showed up. Good luck on the bugs.
Dexter Russell & Forschner/Victorinox you can't go wrong.
Good stuff Will !
Good Job !
Thanks for the positive report!
Keith Poe? Did he ever end up catching a swordfish?
Love those rods.. huge Loomis fan.. free bump.
Nice write up and pix... Great stuff Tony!
The New Lo-An's a fishy boat! Great job!
Nice Mike - Josie Lynn!!!
Have you ever tried using solid rings to connect the main and leader? Simple and effective especially for light line.
Good stuff Will.. I'm luvin' it!
Sounds like a good trip and a great operation COA!
Hi Orchid and thank you. That's a very generous offer, I'm certainly working on it... And a savings of $200 to fish paradise. It doesn't get any...
Excellent report.. Baja Magic is the only way to describe what Jose has put together!
Mola Rodeo !!!
WTG.. ! The Irish Jig, it's a fishy boat!
It doesn't matter which rod you take... your going to have an awesome trip! Post pix when you get back.
Good stuff Mike...
Bring the heavy gear...Your going to kill it!
Sounds like a great time. Looking forward to seeing his new lodge. What a magical place!
For the second time.. I'm not your father. Sign on the x!
Nice haul c-kook! I wish that were me grippin' n grinnin'..
Looking forward to coming down next month. The place looks great- Baja Magic !
Spike... well done bro! Your the only reason I read this board.. Congrats! -PCS out.
Good stuff as always!
Andy!!!! Nice work bud! Good karma for that guy winning the kayak at the show! He'll back with a buddy and to buy all the accessories that go with...
Well done fellas!
Thanks for all the great posts guys! I hope to see my good buds this weekend at the show. We've got a great turn out of boats, kayaks,...
Why to get out there! Hooked a small cuda in front of Newport Island around 7:00 p.m. this evening dragging a Crystal Minnow on my yak for...
Way to get out there Gary!
Great report !
Nice first post!
Look great !
Nice work Duane!
What Balluga said...
Try these guys... they've been around for a while.
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Congrats Jaime, very nice ride!
I pulled out of the office listing to the news about his car that he burned up and this guy in Benz cuts me off. I started laughing and snapped a pic.
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