Searcher Sportfishing, San Diego, California Saltwater Fishing

Dreaming about catching bluefin, yellowfin tuna, yellowtail, dorado, wahoo and other saltwater fish? Come to San Diego, the gateway to some of the best deep-sea fishing in the world in Baja California, Mexico. At Searcher Sportfishing, we offer 1.5 day to 7 day long range sportfishing excursions to Baja California, Mexico’s fishing destinations — sportfishing trips to fit every schedule and budget.

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Captain Art Taylor has owned the 95-foot boat Searcher for over 35 years. He and his crew will make your trip the best sportfishing experience possible.

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Tackle Tip Thursday Vol. 70 (star drag vs lever drag)

Tackle Tip Thursday is here! Captain Art gives us a great tackle tip before leaving on our Accurate fishing trip. Captain Art shows us two great Accurate reels and the difference between star drag and lever drag. The Accurate fishing crew will bring tons of reels and set ups to try on the trip. Did you know that we have quality demo gear for you to try? Why spend the extra money when we have quality demo gear for you to try.
Huge thank you to Accurate fishing crew for coming along on the trip and bringing gear.

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Trip Report

Trip #26 Ultra-limited load 7-day trip (Oct 12-19)

Hello anglers,

We had a great day fishing offshore today. We started the day with a school of mixed grade yellowfin tuna and skipjack. We had good action on 10-30 pound tuna and the skipjack were a lot of fun. we released a lot of skipjack and kept a few for poke.

Everyone had their fill of yellowfin and so we decided to head west on a report of bluefin tuna schools. The last part of the day was spent on a big school of 40-55 pound bluefin tuna. They were biting! Capt Mike hooked and handed 10 fish! Not all were landed as usual due to the usual losses that occur with that size fish. We landed 16 of these good size bluefin tuna. Here is a group shot of the lucky anglers who landed at least one.

This was a great ending to a great trip!

Capt Art and Team Searcher

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Searcher Crew Profile

Mike Smith, Chef
Mike is whipping up great things in the galley for you to enjoy in between fish!

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