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  1. SLAYDAYSoCal

    CA Spiny Lobster! Tips, tricks, and how-to's ...

    SoCal! Just sharing a REALLY cool instructional video on CA Spiny Lobster here in Southern California. The hour-long video is broken down by segments (check video description) Lobster Video HERE - (Start at 5:20)
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    Lobster Tournament!!! October 24, 2020 - BENEFITTING VETERANS/1ST RESPONDERS!

    Cali's LARGEST lobster hoopnetting tournament! As seen in WON! Register for just $30/angler on a team of 4 and get your stab at over $4,000 in cash and over $3,000 in raffle prizes!
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    Lobster Tournament for ALL clubs/anglers October 24, 2020

    As seen in Western Outdoor News ... California's LARGEST lobster tournament is just ONE month away with space left for teams! Please refer to the attached flyer. ALL raffle proceeds go 100% to Dixie Wrecked Fishing and FREE trips for veterans, active duty, and first responders! Register for...
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    Lobster Hoopnetting Tournament - SoCal 2/22/2020

    $2,500 in cash purses $3,000 + in giveaways/raffles for participants Promar Ahi goody bags for all teams! Dinner provided! Register ONLINE in minutes at www.slaydaysocal.com
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    Lobster Tournament - 2/22/2020 (Long Beach)

    The FIRST of its kind! Brought to you by SlayDay SoCal Center Concoles & LP Fishing Supply Major Sponsors: Promar Ahi, Roach Coach Bait Boxes, Bite On Fishing Attractant, Mutiny Dive Co. Supporting Raffle/Giveaway Sponsors: Steel Baits, NatalieAnne Sportfishing, Hook Up Baits, FishGroms...
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    Lobster Tournament (Open) Long Beach - 2/22/2022

    The FIRST of its kind! Brought to you by SlayDay SoCal Center Concoles & LP Fishing Supply Major Sponsors: Promar Ahi, Roach Coach Bait Boxes, Bite On Fishing Attractant, Mutiny Dive Co. Supporting Raffle/Giveaway Sponsors: Steel Baits, NatalieAnne Sportfishing, Hook Up Baits, FishGroms...
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    Bass/Halbut OC/LA/LB Inshore Fishing Report (Specifics) 1/15/20 - 1/22/20

    Well. SlayDay, its renters, and the author of this report have been able to push pause on our lobster rentals for a few weeks and have some data to report for fishing inshore from Palos Verdes down to Dana Point. For those willing to fish bottom structure and pay attention to SONAR, locally has...
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    Inshore and Catalina YFT and YT Oct.1 - Oct 3.

    We are lucky to be here. Right here. Right now. With bluefin and yellowfin so close to our coast, if you have access to a private boat or can snatch a ¾ or full day sportboat … you have a real good chance at anything from 15 lb yellowfin to 200+lb bluefin. SlayDay renters have hooked up with...
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    Offshore Yellowfin and Yellowtail Inshore 411! 9/27/19-10/2/2019

    We are lucky to be here. Right here. Right now. With bluefin and yellowfin so close to our coast, if you have access to a private boat or can snatch a ¾ or full day sportboat … you have a real good chance at anything from 15 lb yellowfin to 200+lb bluefin. SlayDay renters have hooked up with...
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    8/23-8/29 Catalina, OC tuna, and MORE SlayDay!

    Well. It’s here. The moment all of us private boat owners, sportboat-goers, and “once-a-year-anglers” have been waiting for. Yes, the tune have BEEN here. Yes, skiffs have been hooking up for weeks/months now. Yes, you’re jealous… BUT, it’s really important to note that they are closer than...
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    Offshore SLAYDAY OC and SD tuna and more 8/23-/8/29

    Well. It’s here. The moment all of us private boat owners, sportboat-goers, and “once-a-year-anglers” have been waiting for. Yes, the tune have BEEN here. Yes, skiffs have been hooking up for weeks/months now. Yes, you’re jealous… BUT, it’s really important to note that they are closer than...
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    Offshore San Clem Tuna and MORE!

    After some “surprise” maintenance issues with SlayDay rigs, we’re BACK! The good news is that GIANT bluefin and feisty yellowfin are within skiff range (easily) BUT the bad news is that Catalina yellowtail and inshore yellowtail are hard to come by right now. This report will summarize our dozen...
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    OC, LA, & Catalina Aug. 8-15

    After some “surprise” maintenance issues with SlayDay rigs, we’re BACK! The good news is that GIANT bluefin and feisty yellowfin are within skiff range (easily) BUT the bad news is that Catalina yellowtail and inshore yellowtail are hard to come by right now. This report will summarize our dozen...
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    Catalina July 12-17 and MORE REPORTS!!

    Real talk. The madness continues! Unless you’re fixated on the blue/yellowfin bite down south, and subsequently butthurt right now b/c you can’t hook em, you’re as a happy as a clam locally at the islands and inshore. Due to some vessel maintenance, SlayDay has only had 5 trips out on our boats...
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    Offshore Catalina, SCI, more. 7/13 - 7/17

    Real talk. The madness continues! Unless you’re fixated on the blue/yellowfin bite down south, and subsequently butthurt right now b/c you can’t hook em, you’re as a happy as a clam locally at the islands and inshore. Due to some vessel maintenance, SlayDay has only had 5 trips out on our boats...
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    7/6-7/11 Inshore and Catalina Bass, Cuda, and Yellowtail

    G-E-T … O-U-T … T-H-E-R-E !!! Even though Catalina Island is holding the majority of Yellowtail at the moment, and every body wants a big pelagic, most of our rented boats have been fishing true inshore over the last 2-5 days. If you’ve got the itch for “bassing” right now, you’re in luck. All...
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    6/26-7/3 Inshore and Catalina INTEL/Report

    Well. We all must be doing SOMETHING right in our lives, because Poseidon, Neptune, Maui (insert mythological Greek/Roman/Disney water god here) has been blessing us all greatly lately. Our hopes are that you’re reading this while relaxing with family and friends on the 4th and planning your...
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    Offshore 6/26-7/3 YELLOWTAIL 'n TUNA MADNESS!

    Well. We all must be doing SOMETHING right in our lives, because Poseidon, Neptune, Maui (insert mythological Greek/Roman/Disney water god here) has been blessing us all greatly lately. Our hopes are that you’re reading this while relaxing with family and friends on the 4th and planning your...
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    Offshore 6/9-6/13 Catalina, Clemente, and inshore YT/other species report

    For those lucky ones that get to be out on the Southern California Bight for Fathers Day Weekend (although being with our sons and daughters is BEST) this report is going to be YT heavy, simple, straightforward and without reservations. We here at SlayDay SoCal hope you have fresh line on your...
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    6/9-6/13 Catalina YT and Inshore Report

    For those lucky ones that get to be out on the Southern California Bight for Fathers Day Weekend (although being with our sons and daughters is BEST) this report is going to be YT heavy, simple, straightforward and without reservations. We here at SlayDay SoCal hope you have fresh line on your...
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    Offshore Catalina Info! May 31 - June 5

    If you’re reading this, you’re planning to get out over the next few days OR you can’t get out and you’re drudgingly sitting at your office desk, staring at your phone, wishing you could ditch the daily grind and head out to sea. Either way … the opportunities for hooking up have increased...
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    Catalina/Inshore Report/Data May 31-June 5

    If you’re reading this, you’re planning to get out over the next few days OR you can’t get out and you’re drudgingly sitting at your office desk, staring at your phone, wishing you could ditch the daily grind and head out to sea. Either way … the opportunities for hooking up have increased...
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    Offshore "Where the bluefin at?" and other assorted reports from this week! (May 24-30)

    If you don’t have plans to head-out this weekend or next week, do so now! Fuel up your boat, hit-up your buddy and offer to chip in on fuel and bring beer, or hop on a local sport boat. Weather is looking sweet this next stretch and fish counts are on the rise everywhere! Although there’s still...
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    Yellowtail, Cuda, and rockfish, oh my! May 24-May 30 REPORT

    If you don’t have plans to head-out this weekend or next week, do so now! Fuel up your boat, hit-up your buddy and offer to chip in on fuel and bring beer, or hop on a local sport boat. Weather is looking sweet this next stretch and fish counts are on the rise everywhere! Although there’s still...
  25. SLAYDAYSoCal

    5/17-5/23 LA/OC and Catalina REPORT!!

    If you’re like us, your poor boat has sat in the driveway or in its slip for almost a week now. Between the wind, large swell, rain, and thunderstorms, the Southern California Bight has been left nearly unmolested for TOO long now, and it’s time to get those lines back out there! Check out...
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    Offshore Rain is gone, fishing is ON! LA/OC report for 5/17-5/23

    If you’re like us, your poor boat has sat in the driveway or in its slip for almost a week now. Between the wind, large swell, rain, and thunderstorms, the Southern California Bight has been left nearly unmolested for TOO long now, and it’s time to get those lines back out there! Check out...
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    Offshore May 9-16 Catalina/Inner Offshore and Local Fishing Report

    Southern California! Don’t let the weather today and Sunday scare you, there are fish to be caught Friday and Saturday! Pay attention to NOAA reports, swells, wind, etc. and be safe. For those fellow anglers up north, the white sea bass bite has turned on again. Both private boaters and...
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    5/9-6/16 LA/OC Inshore & Catalina Report/Intel

    Southern California! Don’t let the weather today and Sunday scare you, there are fish to be caught Friday and Saturday! Pay attention to NOAA reports, swells, wind, etc. and be safe. For those fellow anglers up north, the white sea bass bite has turned on again. Both private boaters and...
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    Offshore LB/LA/OC Catalina Report for 5/3 - 5/8

    I know, it’s VERY cliché, but it’s safe to say that the “season is heating up.” The confidence in making this statement is high, as we not only have seen Yellowtail showing up at Catalina (finally) in decent numbers, but have also had our ratty little pelagic friends pop up spread across the...
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    May 3-May 8 Inshore/Catalina Info/Report

    I know, it’s VERY cliché, but it’s safe to say that the “season is heating up.” The confidence in making this statement is high, as we not only have seen Yellowtail showing up at Catalina (finally) in decent numbers, but have also had our ratty little pelagic friends pop up spread across the...
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    Offshore In/ Offshore YT & BFT April 26-May 2, 2019

    Like a kid up all night the day before a trip to Disneyland, we inshore guys have all been patiently waiting for the pelagics to come within our waters. Sure, the day-long runs to Catalina and kelp-hopping San Diego trips are GREAT for big Cat homeguards and feisty kelp-running firecrackers, but...
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    Inshore/Catalina Report for April 26-May 2, 2019

    Like a kid up all night the day before a trip to Disneyland, we inshore guys have all been patiently waiting for the pelagics to come within our waters. Sure, the day-long runs to Catalina and kelp-hopping San Diego trips are GREAT for big Cat homeguards and feisty kelp-running firecrackers, but...
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    4/25/19 SoCal Inshore & Catalina Report!

    Growing up, my mother always told me HONESTY is the only way to go … and that stays true to this day. Honesty with my wife. My kids. My colleagues. My fishing community. That being said…Let's BE honest. Unless you’re heading to the Channel Island chain for sea bass, lings, and big reds, or down...
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    Offshore Inshore LB/LA Waters and Catalina Report for the Week of 4/13-18

    We would be lying if we said that "fishing has heated up up north" and is firing, BUT all signs point towards pelagics working their way north and showing up at Catalina and some high structure spots in the channel very soon. Our rental clients at SlayDay SoCal Center Console Boat Rentals...
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    2 openings on a SlayDay Private 4-pack

    For this Sunday, August 19. 5 am - 6 pm. We have some rental clients looking to fill 2 seats on a 12-hour full day 4-pack out of Long Beach on a 23-ft. center console. Self-guided rental. $145 out the door. Live bait included. Freelance self-guided hunt for kelp do-dos, yellowtail, and YFT...
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    Buddy Boat Wanted EARLY Sun 25th AM (LosAl/LBC)

    Buddy boat wanted. Crossing channel at roughly 0400 on Sunday AM (June 25) Ryan 714.914.4979
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    open seat! June 20th 14 hr private Catalina charter!

    Keepin it simple, guys! We have ONE open seat on a 14 hr private 3-pack captained charter leaving Davie's and fishing Catalina! June 20th 4:30AM- 6:30PM Targeting Yellowtail, White Sea Bass, Halibut, and more! SLAYDAYSOCAL.com private charters Trip includes all live bait, lures, tackle (if...
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    Catalina Tuesday May 9 Buddy Boat

    Hey guys! Looking forward to our early Tuesday run to Cat. We'll be in a 23-foot Bayrunner Panga "SlayDay" if you'd like to buddy for the day. We're launching out of Cabrillo between 4:00-4:30 AM and heading straight to the early morning backside WSB grounds. HMU 714 914 4979 Ryan Owner...
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    *Dawn* Catalina Buddy Boat (Tues May 9)

    Hey guys! Looking forward to our early Tuesday run to Cat. We'll be in a 23-foot Bayrunner Panga "SlayDay" if you'd like to buddy for the day. We're launching out of Cabrillo between 4:00-4:30 AM and heading straight to the early morning backside WSB grounds. HMU 714 914 4979 Ryan Owner...
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    2007 18' Tracker Bay/Bass Boat 40 HP LOADED!!!!

    2007 BASS TRACKER Pro Team 175 TX, You will NOT find a more complete, turn-key bass/bay fishing boat on the market. Lots of upgrades and always maintained!!... This boat has killed it fishing the local inshore waters. Dana point. Palos Verdes. Salt Creek. Newport. Flats. San Diego. La Jolla...